Nottingham

What Makes a Good University Worth a Mention?

Sue Dewey | Posted 24.07.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Sue Dewey

This week is Graduation Week at Nottingham Trent Universityhttp://www.ntu.ac.uk and the city centre is filled with smiling happy graduates and their p...

Prisoner 'Gouges Out Own Eyes In Protest Over Heat In Jail Cell'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK

An investigation has been launched after a prisoner reportedly gouged his eyes out, apparently in protest at the sweltering conditions inside his cell...

Can We Bottle Motivation?

Sue Dewey | Posted 29.07.2014 | UK
Sue Dewey

I can honestly say that I am motivated by many different things - my family, my friends, a good book, a nice glass of wine, my favourite meal (frankl...

Sharing Inspiration in Nottingham

Jen Stanbrook | Posted 12.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jen Stanbrook

How do you go about finding inspiration for your next decorating project? Do you hunt through magazines, look on the internet, trawl through Pinterest...

Can Women Really Have It All?

Sue Dewey | Posted 08.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sue Dewey

I am a childless working woman in her 50's and I think I can honestly say that I am pretty content (there, I said it out loud!). Like most people I have ups and downs in my life and this year has been no exception, but as always I throw myself into my work and extra-curricular activities with gusto and enjoy it all as much as I can.

Cancer Survival Rates - We're Getting Better at It

Sue Dewey | Posted 01.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sue Dewey

The improved statistics are clear justification of the billions of pounds that are currently being spent on cancer research in the quest for earlier and more accurate diagnosis - particularly for hard to pinpoint cancers.

Man Dies After Being Found In The Back Of Rubbish Lorry

Posted 10.04.2014 | UK

A man has died after being discovered in the back of a rubbish lorry in Nottingham. Police said they received a report of a man "seen in the back o...

Housing Is the Path to Renewed Students' Union Relevance

Bart Williams | Posted 26.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Bart Williams

Students' Unions need to devise long term plans, which elected individuals can champion, but are essentially run and managed by the longer term 'backroom machine' of the SU. Only then will we start seeing real, organised change in Students' Unions.

Couple Denies Shooting Parents

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.02.2014 | UK

A daughter and son-in-law have denied shooting her elderly parents who were found buried in their own back garden. Susan, 55, and Christopher Edwards...

'Arseholes' and 'Idiots': Lecturer Has a Go at Students and Staff on Facebook

Antonia Paget | Posted 10.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Antonia Paget

University of Nottingham English lecturer Tony Fisher has apologised for comments he made on his public Facebook page, following revelations that he called students 'semi-literate', staff 'absolute arseholes' and revealed the content of private email exchanges.

Daughter And Son-In-Law In Court On Garden Murder Charges

PA | | Posted 15.11.2013 | UK

The daughter and son-in-law of an elderly couple found buried in their own back garden have appeared in court charged with their murders. Susan Edw...

Body Found In Search For Depressed GP

PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Police are trying to identify the body of a woman found in the search for a missing mother-of-two who had been suffering post-natal depression. Not...

Arrests Made In 'Bodies In Mansfield Garden' Case

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.10.2013 | UK

A man and a woman have been arrested in connection with the human remains found in a Mansfield garden earlier this month. The two have been held on...

Fears For Two Children Missing With Father

Huffington Post/PA | Posted 19.12.2013 | UK

Police are hunting a man who they say forced his way into a hotel room and took his two young children from their mother. Two-and-a-half year old N...

Bodies In Garden Mystery Becomes Murder Inquiry

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Nottinghamshire Police have launched a murder inquiry into the deaths of William and his wife Patricia Wycherley, after their remains were found in th...

Bodies In Garden Mystery Becomes Murder Inquiry

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Nottinghamshire Police have launched a murder inquiry into the deaths of William and his wife Patricia Wycherley, after their remains were found in th...

Human Remains Found In Garden

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Human remains of two people have been found in a garden in Forest Town, near Mansfield, police have said. The discovery was made by officers from N...

Fancy a Pint? In Search of Europe's Best Beers

HomeAway.co.uk | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
HomeAway.co.uk

For beer lovers in Europe, beer is more than just a frothy beverage - it's a revered elixir that has become a part of European culture, and creating the beverage has become a kind of art form. It's no surprise that Europe boasts nine of the world's 10 countries with the highest beer consumption per capita.

Dettori Suffers Sprained Ankle At Nottingham (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 02.10.2013 | UK Sport

Frankie Dettori sustained a sprained ankle at Nottingham before the start of a race. The jockey, who is due to ride leading Prix de l'Arc de Triomp...

Which British City Is Cheapest For A Weekend Away?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Londoners, here's one reason to rejoice - you're no longer inhabitants of the most expensive city in Britain (although that may not help with the crip...

Thousands Turn Out For Armed Forces Day

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.06.2013 | UK

Thousands of people turned out to mark Armed Forces Day in Scotland and in Nottingham at a series of parades and fly-pasts. Celebratory events were...

Stigma, Complacency and Ignorance in the Fight Against HIV

Dr Steve Taylor | Posted 31.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Steve Taylor

Many younger gay men these days have not seen their friends die of AIDS-related illnesses, and there certainly isn't the fear around HIV which their once was. There is a difficult balance to strike here: we don't want to stigmatise HIV further yet at the same time it is difficult to combat the damaging "I don't care" attitude without emphasising the serious nature of the HIV infection.

Top Five Emerging Icons Live: 18 March - 24 March 2013

Kat Jackman | Posted 12.05.2013 | UK Entertainment
Kat Jackman

This week's quest for top-notch live new music has taken us hither and yon. Erm, that's 'from up north to down south and a bit in the Midlands as well', for those who don't speak in Old English.

Robin Hood Was 'Freedom Fighter Attacking The French'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

Robin Hood did not rob from the rich to feed the poor in Sherwood Forest, he was a freedom fighter attacking French invaders in Kent, a historian has ...

Who Was Robin Hood?

PA | Posted 10.03.2013 | UK

Robin Hood did not rob from the rich to feed the poor in Sherwood Forest, he was a freedom fighter attacking French invaders in Kent, a historian has ...