The History Of The Nation In The Heart Of England

Peter Morrell | Posted 17.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Peter Morrell

With Christmas over and a late Easter my wife and I decided that we needed a break. Someone suggested that the historic AA four star rated Ye Olde Bell Hotel at Barnby Moor, Nottinghamshire was a good place to stay. Having decided on our base we looked at the attractions to visit in the area and soon discovered we were spoilt for choice.

Nottingham Calling - Can Creatives Thrive Outside Of London?

Leanne Davis | Posted 22.09.2016 | UK Entertainment
Leanne Davis

I haven't abandoned London entirely and will continue to make frequent visits for meetings, gigs and catch ups with best pals, but for now, I'm committed to making this fine city of Nottingham my home and place of wild creative abandon. I do hope Nottingham is as excited about my arrival. Nottingham, can you hear me...?

Follow Aristocratic Footsteps in the Midlands This Summer

Peter Morrell | Posted 31.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Peter Morrell

From the early 17th century young members of the aristocracy embarked on a Grand Tour of Europe. They were in search of art, culture and the very root...

Woman Attempts To Drive Over Puddle, Ends Up In Sinkhole

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 22.02.2016 | UK

A driver has told how a sinkhole created by a burst water pipe "sucked the car across the road" in Nottinghamshire. Sally Hall said she was attemp...

Police Officer Keeps Job Despite 'Paedo Gay Boy' Text About Murder Victim

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 08.01.2016 | UK

A police officer has managed to hold onto his job despite sending a homophobic text message about a murder victim. Nottinghamshire Police officer P...

That Time I Went to Sherwood Forest and Ended Up Having Tea in the Dukes' Head Gardeners House

Judith Lewis | Posted 15.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Judith Lewis

Image Credit: Judith Lewis It was an experience like no other - it was Downton Abbey and a bit of Robin of Sherwood and it was surprisingly magical. I...

7-Year-Old Girl Injured By Gun During Tour Of Police Headquarters

PA | Posted 06.11.2014 | UK

An investigation is under way after a seven-year-old girl was injured when a gun went off during an organised tour of a police headquarters. Nottingha...

Susan And Christopher Edwards Jailed For 25 Years For Murdering Wife's Parents

PA | | Posted 23.06.2014 | UK

A couple convicted of murdering the wife's parents before burying the bodies in their garden and stealing £245,000 of their money have been jailed fo...

Armed Siege At 'Spot On Snooker Hall In Nottinghamshire

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.03.2014 | UK

Armed police are continuing to surround a snooker hall where a man reported to have a gun remains holed up inside. Earlier, dozens of officers includi...

'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...

Bodies In Garden Mystery: Daughter And Son-In-Law Remanded

PA | Posted 02.11.2013 | UK

The daughter and son-in-law of an elderly couple who disappeared 15 years ago have been remanded in custody after appearing in court charged with the ...

Couple Buried In Garden 'Had Been Shot'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.11.2013 | UK

An elderly couple believed to be William and Patricia Wycherley were both shot before being buried in their back garden, police have said. A spoke...

Daughter Arrested Over Bodies In Garden Mystery

PA | Posted 01.11.2013 | UK

The daughter of an elderly couple found buried in the back garden of their home has been arrested on suspicion of their murder. Susan Edwards, 55, ...

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...

Female Body In Garden 'Has Distinctive Feature'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

The body of a woman found in a garden in Nottinghamshire shares a distinctive anatomical feature with a woman who lived there, it has been revealed. ...

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...

Newark Gas Blast Dead Named

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 20.05.2013 | UK

A man and a woman who died in a suspected gas blast have been named locally as Jeanette and Leslie Rourke. The pair are thought to have died follow...

'It Sounded Like A Bomb Had Gone Off'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.05.2013 | UK

A second body has been found after a gas explosion destroyed a terraced house. Neighbours spoke of their shock at the severity of the explosion in ...

Top Five Emerging Icons Live: Dec 17th- Dec 23rd 2012

Kat Jackman | Posted 10.02.2013 | UK Entertainment
Kat Jackman

We may very well be in the middle of preparations for our grand finale show of the Emerging Icons Live Tour this week; but that's not to say that we're not already looking ahead to what other gigs we have to look forward to.

Girl Fights for Life After Railway Crossing Crash

PA | Posted 04.12.2012 | UK

A four-year-old girl is fighting for life after the car she was in collided with a train on a railway crossing. The youngster was airlifted to hosp...

Pupil, 14, Arrested After Attacking 20 With Needle

PA | Posted 16.06.2012 | UK

A 14-year-old pupil was arrested after he attacked at least 20 pupils with an 8mm medical needle at a school. The incident, involving what is belie...