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Science, technology and innovation are key to local economy, says new study

A new study has found that more focus needs to be placed on science, technology and innovation to boost the economy in the Mansfield and Ashfield area.

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Chesterfield MP Toby Perkins says the business rates system needs changing.

More concerns over business rates after Chesterfield bar shuts

A Derbyshire commerce chief and Chesterfield's MP have voiced concerns about business rates after the closure of a town firm.

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New Look

New Look stores in Nottinghamshire could be under threat as retailer looks to save on rent costs

New Look stores in Nottinghamshire could be at risk of closure as the retail look to save money.

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Tesco is selling Quality Street tins for a bargain price

Tesco selling Quality Street tins for bargain price

Christmas may be over but eagle-eyed shoppers looking for a chocolate fix have been snapping up a bargain at Tesco.

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New recruit Jennifer Robles-Barker with the firms joint owner, Rachel Hall.

Award-winning firm thinks local with key recruit

One of Mansfield’s fastest-growing and most successful companies has boosted its offering to strictly local and neighbouring businesses with a key, new appointment.

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Retail park would ruin us

Retail park would ruin us

Plans for a large retail park at South Normanton is being opposed by businesses in the Ashfield area.

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Traffic

Heavy traffic after collision on A38

Police are warning motorists to avoid the A38 this morning after a collision between two cars.

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Temperatures are set to drop later in the week.

Very cold weather is about to hit Nottinghamshire - but DON'T warm up your car engines

We've been told for years that we should let our car warm up in cold weather before driving to work, but is this actually true?
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There's lots of properties on the market in the Mansfield area for less than 65,000.

The cheapest properties for sale in the Mansfield area - buy your own home for less than £65,000

Fancy buying a home in the Mansfield area but don’t think you can afford it?

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Buxton railway station.

Northern trains reveal timetable for three-day strike in East Midlands

Northern has released its revised timetables for the three days of RMT strike action in January.

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Workers were asked to vote for the office jargon that annoys them the most.

Is this ALREADY the most irritating phrase heard in Nottinghamshire offices in 2018?

Coming back to work after Christmas is always difficult but the annoying office phrases certainly don't help matters.

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The M1 in Derbyshire.

‘No fuel left’ at M1 services

A service station on the M1 has run out of fuel.

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The A617

Three months of improvement work along MARR to start in New Year

Major roadworks to carry out extensive repairs to the A38 and A617 Mansfield Ashfield Regeneration Route (MARR) are due to get underway early in the new year.

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When will your benefits be paid over Christmas?

Christmas benefits 2017 to be paid EARLY - these are the dates you can expect them

Christmas can usually be a difficult time financially but it's especially tough if you're relying on benefits.
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Elizabeth McKenna.

End of the road for Notts apprentice hopeful

Southwell florist Elizabeth McKenna admitted her wildest dreams came true – but it was not enough to earn her a place in The Apprentice final.

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The Bellezza Sun shopon Albert Street will be turned into a gin bar.

Gin bar to open in Mansfield

A former beauty salon is set to be transformed into a bar selling gin from all over the world.

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Police are appealing for witnesses to the incident.

Delays on M1 after car goes up embankment

Motorists are being warned of delays on the M1 after an accident.

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The number of Toys R Us employees in danger if losing their jobs has not yet been announced.

List reveals which Toys R Us stores will shut

It's been revealed which Toys R Us stores will close.
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Heavy snow is expected to hit the county this weekend.

HEAVY SNOW ON THE WAY: Top tips for driving in wintry conditions

Nottinghamshire is set to be hit by heavy snow this weekend with the Met Office warning of the potential for vehicles to become stranded.
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Next recall children’s clothing over choking fears

Next recall children’s clothing over choking fears

Next have recalled a pair of children’s coats following the discovery that they could present a choking hazard.

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