There so much in your packed Chad, here’s a sneak peek at what you’ll find inside this week...
We have a special in-depth feature on how a massive £1bn worth of debt is threatening merger plans for King’s Mill Hospital, plus a look at how the popularity of walking football locally is picking up pace.
There’s a mum’s heartfelt plea to cut speed limits at a notorious accident blackspot which nearly claimed the life of her daughter - a campaign which has the backing of local residents and their MP.
We look at calls for a statue of one of Mansfield’s most famous sons and how the ‘killer clown’ craze has hit the area.
There’s the chance to win free tickets to the Clothes Show and tickets to see wildlife ‘daredevil’ Steve Backshall on tour.
In sport, will the decision by Mansfield Town boss Adam Murray to ban his players from mobile phones and social media help the team ahead of Saturday’s tough trip to Luton Town?
You’ll find all you need to know about what’s on in our local leisure guide, including how local opera star Lucy Kay will by joining X Factor’s Joe McElderry at the Palace Theatre.
There’s all this, plus your usual Property Guide, Motors Section, letters, columnist, opinion, family notices, puzzles page, community news, essential info, nostalgia spread and jobs - it’s all in this week’s Chad, don’t miss it!