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REVIEW: Disney on Ice presents Frozen is a truly magical show

It’s a match made in heaven - Disney on Ice and Frozen - and it was everything you would imagine and more.

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GUEST COLUMN: A guide to Christmas Markets, by HolidayExtras.com

GUEST COLUMN: A guide to Christmas Markets, by HolidayExtras.com

A visit to a Christmas market abroad is bound to get everyone into a festive mood with the exciting atmosphere that’s created by the aroma of seasonal spices and mulled wine, alongside the sound of joyous choirs resounding in the frosty air!

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Nottinghamshire's gritting teams are ready to hit the roads tonight as temperatures drop.

TRAVEL AND WEATHER: Gritters set to make first run tonight

The Met Office has predicted that road surface temperatures are set to drop towards 0 degrees C tonight in Nottinghamshire – with the risk of frost and ice forming.

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TRAVEL ADVICE: How to plan ahead for half-term breaks

TRAVEL ADVICE: How to plan ahead for half-term breaks

After a busy few weeks back at school, October half term offers a welcome break from the school run, including the early mornings, packed lunches and all of the hard work – at least for the kids!

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GUEST COLUMN: Top tips for a Grandparents’ Day getaway, by Ant Clarke-Cowell

GUEST COLUMN: Top tips for a Grandparents’ Day getaway, by Ant Clarke-Cowell

National Grandparents’ Day is fast approaching (September 11) giving families across the region a perfect excuse to share some quality time.

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Mundesley beach, North Norfolk

North Norfolk hard to beat as a summer camping base

Camping is not to everyone’s taste, but for those who don’t mind kipping under canvas, North Norfolk is hard to beat as a holiday destination.

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Thailand's Mu Ko Similan National Park (Photo: Mathias Krumbholz CC BY-SA 3.0).

Travellers advised to be cautious in Thailand after bombings

Travellers are being advised to be ‘cautious’ if travelling to Thailand after recent bombings in the South East Asian country.

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Carole Crane is angry that bus service are being cut in Ollerton and could mean her transport bill to work more than doubling. Carole is pictured at her bus stop on Briar Road.

Bus cuts could send fares soaring to more than double, passenger warns

Cuts to bus services could see passengers paying more than twice the price to travel between towns, it has been claimed.

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GUEST COLUMN: Top tips for a smooth family getaway

GUEST COLUMN: Top tips for a smooth family getaway

Summer holidays are all about enjoying quality time with the family.

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Strikes force East Midlands Airport to cancel flights

Strikes force East Midlands Airport to cancel flights

Flights from East Midlands Airport will be affected by striking workers today.

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Beautiful Lincoln is a city blessed with magnificent history

Beautiful Lincoln is a city blessed with magnificent history

Little over 800 years ago England lay on the brink of civil war as fed-up lords of the realm battled to limit the excessive powers of tyrant King John.

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World Giraffe Day at the Wildlife Park, Doncaster.

Yorkshire Wildlife Park staff stick their necks out for giraffes

The animal with longest neck was the star of events on the longest day of the year at the award-winning Yorkshire Wildlife Park.

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York Minster - library picture. Photo: Visit York (Kippa Matthews)

TRAVEL REVIEW: York is a city that wows with a mixture of the iconic and modern

Historic, iconic, stunning and packed with something for everyone......just a few of the ways to describe the stunning city of York.

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Good news for smartphone users.

Sun, sea and cheaper roaming charges from Saturday

There is good news for smartphone users lucky enough to be heading to the continent for a short break this bank holiday weekend.

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The outdoor heated spa pool

The Aqua Sana at Center Parcs is the perfect place to unwind and relax

If you’re looking for the perfect way to unwind and forget your troubles then look no further than the Aqua Sana at Center Parcs.

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Norwich Cathedral. Picture: VisitNorwich

TRAVEL REVIEW: Norwich a fine city

‘Norwich – a fine city’ proclaimed the welcome signs as we arrived in the East Anglian capital.

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Stepping back in time in the lovely Lake District

Stepping back in time in the lovely Lake District

As a television show, Escape to the Country is not my cup of tea, but as a lifestyle choice there is nothing I love more.

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East Midlands Airport

Stranded Sharm el-Sheikh passengers to fly home to East Midlands and Robin Hood airports today

Stranded tourists stuck in the Egyptian resort of Sharm el-Sheikh will begin to be brought home today (November 6), airlines operating in the East Midlands and Robin Hood airports.

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The new Thomson Dreamliner aeroplane during a training exercise at Doncaster Sheffield Robin Hood Airport. Picture: Andrew Roe

East Midlands and Robin Hood Airport suspend flights to Sharm el-Sheikh

Flights to and from Sharm el-Sheikh have been cancelled by East Midlands Airport and Robin Hood Airport, over fears that a Russian plane was brought down there by a bomb.

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