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REVEALED: The private security firm who lobbied Ashfield villages

We investigate the man who has been currying favour for a private police force in Ashfield.

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Mansfield Magistrates Court.

Mansfield man took claw hammer to pub to protect brother

A Mansfield man armed himself with a claw hammer on New Year’s Eve in a bid to protect his younger brother, who he thought was being attacked by six men, a court heard.

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Mansfield Magistrates Court.

Jealous husband drunkenly lashed out with beer bottle at Mansfield party

A Mansfield man was drunk and jealous when he lashed out at his wife’s ex-partner while holding a beer bottle at a Bonfire Night party, a court heard.

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Mansfield Magistrates Court.

Drink driver crashed into field and called mum

A boozy Mansfield man lost control of his car and crashed into a field then called his mum to collect him, a court heard.

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Nottingham Magistrates' Court.

Hucknall thief stole make-up and fishing gear on shoplifting spree

A Hucknall thief with drug problems stole make-up and fishing gear in a shoplifting spree which landed him with a suspended sentence, a court ruled.

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Mansfield Magistrates Court

Homeless man tried to steal champagne from Mansfield Aldi with drunk accomplice

A homeless man tried to steal champagne from Aldi in Mansfield with a pal who was so drunk he kept falling over, a court heard.

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Mansfield Magistrates Court

Hucknall teen caught riding stolen motorbike in town

A Hucknall youth who was caught riding a stolen motorbike through the town has been fined.

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Trevor Negus from Sutton-in-Ashfield releases his first book The Coal Killer

Picture: Sarah Washbourn / www.yellowbellyphotos.com

Former Notts policeman pens crime thriller

A former police officer has written a crime thriller – inspired by his years working to catch criminals.

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Abandoned vehicle causing delays on M1

Abandoned vehicle causing delays on M1

One lane on the southbound carriageway of the M1 has been closed because of an abandoned vehicle.

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Beware of hackers

Beware of email hacking scheme

Even tech-savvy Gmail users are falling victim to hackers who steal their login credentials.

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Mortgage rates could be set to increase in 2017

Mortgage rates could be set to increase in 2017

There are signs that mortgage prices are rising this year after months of record low rates for homeowners.

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A car blocks Leedale lorries in Huthwaite as one woman starts a lone protest.

BREAKING: Woman 'arrested' for staging protest in Notts village.

Police have moved on a woman for blocking a road as she staged a protest against lorries in Huthwaite.

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Ten things you won’t believe happened 20 years ago

Ten things you won’t believe happened 20 years ago

Does 1997 seem like a long time ago?

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Nottingham Magistrates Court.

Driver refused breath test after driving car into grass verge

A 46-year-old man is due to appear at Nottingham Magistrates’ Court next month charged with failing to provide a specimen of breath for analysis.

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Richard Vickerstaff owner of Vinyl Lounge independent record shop in Mansfield.

Mansfield music lovers get back into the groove as vinyl sales surge

For people of a certain age, a trip to the record shop was a weekend ritual enjoyed by millions as they browsed among the rows of LPs hunting for some vinyl treasure or other.

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The advert on the Butlers in the Buff website.

Nottinghamshire men wanted to become Butlers in the Buff

Attractive, approachable men happy to bare all are being sought for a part-time job that pays around £25 an hour.

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Paul Jameson, chairman of the Battle of Hatfield  Society ouside Cuckney church where hundreds of skeletons are believed to be buried.

Could Saxon relics prove ancient battle took place at Cuckney?

A treasure trove of Saxon artefacts thought to have been discovered at Cuckney in the 1960s could help solve the mystery of an ancient battle.

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The plant is part of a regeneration project at the former Welbeck colliery site.

Notts biogas plant turns farm mulch into energy

A community has praised the launch of a green-energy facility as a 'massive stepping stone' for Nottinghamshire's renewable revolution.

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Alliance Healthcare's distribution centre near South Normanton (Image: Google)

UPDATE: South Normanton firm closure WILL end in redundancies

Pharmaceutical company Alliance Heathcare, part of the Boots group, has confirmed it is closing its site near Alfreton and will be cutting staff.
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