Publication: Nottingham Post

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50 Greenpeace activists stop coal train with polar bear

A model polar bear was used to block the line at Westbrecks Lane in South LevertonComments (1)Greenpeace activists have brought a coal train to a halt near Retford, using a model of a polar bear to block the track.The organisation has commandeered a coal ... [Published Nottingham Post - 5 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Firefighters call to stop violence against their crews in Nottinghamshire

Firefighters have been attacked over 120 times since 2008FIREFIGHTERS are fending off more than flames as they tackle blazes across the city - with new figures revealing violent assaults on the local heroes.There have already been 14 attacks on members ... [Published Nottingham Post - 4 hours ago]
Entities: Violence, John Mann, Abuse
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Love locks left on Wilford Suspension Bridge to stay

Love locks that have been left on the Wilford Suspension bridgeTHE owners of a city bridge becoming covered with “love locks” have pledged not to stand in the way of romance – and let the tokens stay.Padlocks inscribed with the names or initials of couples ... [Published Nottingham Post - 4 hours ago]
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Multiple sclerosis sufferer climbs mountains to prove condition will not hold him back

Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro would be tough for anyone – but for multiple sclerosis suffer Stuart Levers, getting to the top proves his condition will not hold him back.Stuart, of Woodthorpe, said he initially struggled to accept his diagnosis in 2006 but ... [Published Nottingham Post - 4 hours ago]
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Mum and daughter kicked off Nottingham tram for bringing child's...

FOUR-YEAR-OLD Acacia Lewis was left in tears after she and her mum were kicked off a tram for bringing a child’s bike on board.Joanne Foster, of Harwill Crescent in Aspley, was boarding the tram on Saturday at David Lane to take her daughter to the park ... [Published Nottingham Post - 4 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Thieves trash church community garden in Basford

Head gardener Mick Stafford found the messTHIEVES have trashed a church garden in Basford after thousands of pounds were spent to make it accessible for people with disabilities.The head gardener of St Leodegarius on Church Street, Mick Stafford, discovered ... [Published Nottingham Post - 7 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Shipstone's beer to be drunk in more than 180 pubs across the country

New Shipstone's brewery founder Richard NealeBEER drinkers across the country will be sampling a pint of one of Nottinghamshire’s most famous drinks after a brewery won a national contract.Shipstone’s beer will be available further outside of its heartland ... [Published Nottingham Post - 7 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Gedling Southbank FC under 7s saved by David James (no, not that one)

Estate Agents came to the rescue of the under 7s team at Gedling Southbank FCFORMER England goalkeeper David James was well-known for last-ditch saves, but now an estate agents with the same name has rescued a local under-7s football team.The firm, based ... [Published Nottingham Post - 7 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Nuthall war memorial opens - despite plaques not arriving on time

The incomplete war memorialComments (0)Villagers put on a brave face for a memorial dedication service – even though plaques bearing the names of fallen war heroes did not arrive in time.Three black granite stones were to be built at Nuthall’s war memorial ... [Published Nottingham Post - 7 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Travellers return to Clifton Village Green

Rubbish left by travellers after they were on the green back in AprilComments (0)TRAVELLERS have returned to Clifton Village Green to the dismay of local residents.Around seven or eight caravans showed up at the green around 9.30pm on Monday night.A number ... [Published Nottingham Post - 7 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Google Maps Street View car spotted in Nottinghamshire's streets

This photo was taken by own of our readers from Elm Avenue, Beeston. Send us yours to newsdesk@nottinghampost.com or tweet @Nottingham_PostThe Google Street View car has been spotted capturing photos in Nottinghamshire.Reader Jeanie Barton (@jeaniebarton) ... [Published Nottingham Post - 8 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Nottingham Post poll shows support for votes at 16

Comments (1)THE voting age should be lowered to 16, according to a poll of Post readers.We asked for people's views following the Scottish referendum, where those aged 16 and 17 got the chance to have their say at the ballot box.The poll showed that 64 ... [Published Nottingham Post - 9 hours ago]
Entities: Referendum

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"This is a freight-only line so will not affect any passenger trains and we understand that the BritishBritish Transport Police and Nottinghamshire Police are on the scene."
He said: "I don't begrudge the people their freedom, but it is not a suitable location."
Professor Miles said: "We have been examining what we do over the next five years to make sure that we meet the needs of the five years beyond that. We think that by 2020 we will have around 8,000 students."
MemSaab owner Amita Sawhney said: "His concept is very different – it's very modern and visual."

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