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Are you ready for an awfully big adventure? Auditions to be held for Peter Pan

Derby Theatre is to hold Peter Pan auditions for young people.

Music
The dormouse could face extinction in a few years.

Tiny dormice threatened by extinction as numbers plummet by 72 per cent

The dormouse could be classified as endangered after numbers plummeted by 72 per cent in just two decades, warns new research.

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Weather forecast.

Nottinghamshire: Weather forecast for Sunday

Here is today’s weather forecast for Nottinghamshire.

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James Pattinson in action.

Table-topping Notts ready for pink ball challenge

Nottinghamshire have opened up a gap at the top of the division two table after their latest victory, an innings success over Leicestershire at Trent Bridge.

Cricket
Nottingham Forest are heading for the One Call Stadium

Forest friendly completes pre-season for Stags

Mansfield Town have added a mouthwatering pre-season friendly at home to Championship neighbours Nottingham Forest on Saturday, July 22 (3pm) to complete their home pre-season schedule.

Football
TOMY has recalled a chipmunk toy over safety fears.

PRODUCT RECALL: ‘Sharp point’ on chipmunk toy could cause injury

Children’s toy manufacturer TOMY has recalled its Lamaze Munching Max Chipmunk over safety fears.

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Whatever happened to 'love thy neighbour'?

Half of Brits don't know their neighbours' names, research shows

More than half of all Brits don't even know their neighbours' full names, a survey has found.

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URGENT information for Virgin Media customers

Virgin Media is advising more than 800,000 customers with a specific router to change their password immediately after an investigation found hackers could gain access to it.

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Record Review with Kevin Bryan

Record Review with Kevin Bryan

It’s time for Kevin Bryan to cast his eye over some of this week’s music releases.

Music
Who are they?

Cruel burglars swipe charity funds being raised to fly child cancer patient to US for treatment

Police are appealing for information after a burglary in Sutton saw offenders steal charity cash being raised for amchild with a rare liver cancer.

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It will be hosted by IT crowd star Richard Ayoade. Photo: Channel 4

Start the fans please! Crystal Maze back on our screens tonight

Channel 4’s hit ‘90s show Crystal Maze is back on our screens tonight (Friday).

Arts
Andrew Dobson.

Man jailed after trying to import child-like sex doll into UK through East Midlands Airport

A man who attempted to import a child-like sex doll into Cheshire has today been jailed for two years and eight months after an investigation triggered by an incident at East Midlands Airport.
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The new Snap Map.

VIDEO: Everything you need to know about Snapchat's new location sharing Snap Map - according to Snapchat

A new feature on Snapchat allowing anyone to share their location has been explained by Snapchat in depth.
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The investigations at Grenfell Tower continue

Thousands urged to contact Hotpoint over fridge-freezer that caused Grenfell Tower fire

Thousands of people have been urged to contact Hotpoint after police revealed the Grenfell Tower fire started in a faulty fridge-freezer manufactured by the company.

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Northern rail services operate across parts of Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Lincolnshire.

RMT announces three-day strike on Northern rail network

A three-day strike involving Northern rail staff is due to take place next month.

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Last chance to enter Rock and Bike Festival ticket competition

Last chance to enter Rock and Bike Festival ticket competition

The Rock and Bike Festival celebrates its 12th anniversary when it returns to Carnfield Hall, South Normanton, over the weekend of July 13-15.

Music
Cars across the UK have been left covered in a layer of red dust

Why have cars across Nottinghamshire suddenly been covered in dust?

People across Nottinghamshire may have woken up this morning to find their cars covered in a mysterious red dust.

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Gay Bolton with plastered wrist.

COMMENT: Our health service is wonderful

The gnarled hand of old age is beckoning its arthritic finger at me and all I want to do is run in the opposite direction - if only my fragile bones would let me.

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SLIDESHOW: A round-up of this week’s best readers’ pictures

Readers have been out and about taking pictures of life across the area.

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