In this week’s Chad

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There’s plenty inside this week’s edition of the Mansfield and Ashfield Chads...

In Mansfield there’s all the latest on the Ladybrook murder trial, where the accused, Michelle Swift has insisted her partner Emiel Blankert was her ‘soulmate’ and she had nothing to do with his death.

And we lead with how a couple who left their dogs to starve while they went on holiday have escaped a prison sentence.

In Ashfield there’s the latest on a drugs trial, with a court hearing that a Sutton shop was the front for a multi-million-pound drugs operation.

We also report on how an NHS probe into a former Sutton GP surgery has sparked fears over childhood vaccinations in the area.

Music lovers can win VIP tickets and camping to the Dreamscape Festival, while readers also have the chance to win a Weber BBQ worth £500!

You can also win tickets for tea at Newstead Abbey

We also have some startling figures on the number of people caught speeding on the M1.

In sport, as the Stags start pre-season training there’s news that winger Lindon Meikle has joined rivals York City and questions over the future of midfielder Anthony Howell.

All this as well as all your usual leisure, motors and property sections - plus much more! It’s all in your Chad, out now