Here’s just some of what you’ll be reading in this week’s paper....
Find out who Mansfield District Council plans to work with to build an 80-bedroom hotel on the site of the town’s former bus station on Stockwell Gate North.
The family of two-year-old cancer sufferer Dawson Wilcock have told us about the surprise early Christmas they celebrated this week with family and friends.
Find out why the council has been criticised for spending £24m on an out of town development.
Read more about Home Secretary Amber Rudd’s visit to Mansfield.
We have all the details of five not-to-be-missed fireworks displays.
There’s the latest news in the run up to the big Christmas lights switch-on.
You could win tickets to see Phil Collins live at the Motorpoint Arena Nottingham later this month.
And of course there’s your usual helping of community news, letters, columns and more.
As well as all of this, there’s your guide to what’s on when and where in our entertainment section GO! and all the latest Stags and sport headlines dominate the back pages.