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COLUMN: Why warming up and stretching are not to be ignored!

Starting your workout straightaway when working out, whether it’s cardio or weights, can be a huge mistake and might put your body at risk.
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Naked cleaners wanted in Nottinghamshire - and you could earn £45 an hour!

Fancy a new job where you could earn £45 an hour?

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How often do you ignore your parents' calls?

Over half of East Midlands residents don't feel guilty about ignoring parents' calls

You may have made a fuss of your mum yesterday for Mother's Day but it seems people in the East Midlands aren't generally that great when it comes to speaking to their parents.
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Why not take your mum for afternoon tea?

Top things to do with your mum in Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire this Mother's Day

It's Mother's Day this weekend and it's not always easy to think of a gift that shows your mum just how much you care about her.

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Maple snow lollies

SNOW JOKE: Cook up a storm - using snow!

It's caused disruption to transport and led to school closures, but believe it or not, there is actually a useful way to make the most of the snow.
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QUICK QUIZ: The week in questions

QUICK QUIZ: The week in questions

It’s been another busy week in the worlds of sport and showbiz.

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Today marks the start of the Year of the Dog.

Where to celebrate Chinese New Year in Nottinghamshire

Today (February 16) marks the end of the Year of the Rooster and the beginning of the Year of the Dog.

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Four in ten marriages in the East Midlands end because of falling out of love

27% of East Midlands divorcees regret their split

Twenty seven per cent of divorcees from the East Midlands have later gone on to regret their split, new research has found.
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IN PICTURES: 14 funny chat-up lines to help you break the ice this Valentine’s Day

It’s Valentine’s Day - the perfect time to tell that special someone how you feel about them.

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It's not too late to get the perfect Valentine's gift.

Last minute Valentine's gift ideas that won't break the bank

Valentine's Day is tomorrow, but if you've left it late to get the perfect gift for the love of your life - don't worry!

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REVEALED: The most ‘Googled’ keywords of 2017 were...

REVEALED: The most ‘Googled’ keywords of 2017 were...

Answering more than 40,000 queries every second, Google is always on-hand to help with our queries in the most honest and nonjudgmental way.

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REVEALED: What you think about video technology in football

REVEALED: What you think about video technology in football

Video assistant referees (VAR) made their controversial debut in competitive English football this week.

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VIDEO: How to workout with your dog

VIDEO: How to workout with your dog

Dogs are often described as man’s best friend and now they’re being billed as brilliant workout buddies too.

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QUICK QUIZ: Put your news knowledge to the test

QUICK QUIZ: Put your news knowledge to the test

If you know what colour celebs wore on the Golden Globes red carpet and what we’ve learned about the Royal Wedding this week then you already have two points.

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QUICK QUIZ: Seven questions about this week you should know the answer to...

QUICK QUIZ: Seven questions about this week you should know the answer to...

Welcome to 2018 quizzers.

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These cute videos show what happens when kids review Christmas toy catalogues.

CUTE VIDEO: Kids review Christmas toy catalogues

What happens when you review the newspapers, but the papers are Christmas toy catalogues and the guests are kids?

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Twenty songs that turned 20 in 2017

Twenty songs that turned 20 in 2017

As 2017 draws to a close we take a look back at some of the tunes that turned 20 this year.

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QUIZ OF THE YEAR: Part one

QUIZ OF THE YEAR: Part one

Where to begin? It’s been a busy old year on all fronts and now it’s time to see what you remember of it all.

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QUIZ OF THE YEAR: Part three

QUIZ OF THE YEAR: Part three

And now for the summer instalment...

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