LISTEN: Emergency call handler saves baby's life over the phone

An East Midlands paramedic and emergency call handler who saved a baby’s life when she was born with the umbilical cord around her neck have been reunited with the family to celebrate her first birthday.
IN PICTURE: Forest manager Mark Warburton.
SPORT: LEAD: Nottingham Forest v Derby County.  Sky Bet Championship match at the City Ground, Nottingham.  Saturday, 18th March 2017.

OPINION: No need to panic after Nottingham Forest defeat

As I watched the meltdown unfold on social media following Nottingham Forest’s first defeat of the season, I produced a wry smile, safe in the knowledge that there were still 43 games to play!

Ivan Rakitic

RUMOUR MILL: Liverpool want Barcelona midfielder Ivan Rakitic included in Philippe Coutinho deal | Chelsea lining up £50m move for Tottenham’s Danny Rose | Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain demanding £150,000 a week to join Chelsea

Here are today’s biggest rumours in the world of football.

A level results are released tomorrow.

COLUMN: Let's look out for those who don't get the A level grades they want

GCSE and A level results are out soon and for many youngsters there'll be the usual photos of them leaping holding certificates and celebrating but equally for many their worlds will be shattered.

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Rob Brydon is coming to Nottingham later this year

Rob Brydon has Nottingham date on new tour

Star of shows like Gavin & Stacey and Woukld I Lie To You?, Rob Brydon is embarking on his first stand-up tour since 2009.

Whats on
Our blogger, Lee Clarke, was pleased with what he saw from Forest in the win over lacklustre Huddersfield Town.

Positives in first defeat of season for Reds boss

Nottingham Forest manager Mark Warburton said his side produced their best performance of the season, despite losing their 100% start to the season in a midweek 2-1 defeat at Barnsley.

Kimberley bowler George Bacon

Cup semi-final heartbreak as tie lost on the final ball

Kimberley Institute’s 1st XI miserable weekend was completed on Sunday when they went down to a one-wicket defeat off the last ball of their Derbyshire Cup semi-final against Spondon.


Late-order collapse behind surprise defeat

Kimberley Institute’s 1st XI were surprisngly beaten at home by Mansfield Hosiery Mills in the Notts Premier League on Saturday.

Simon Blake, Marc Jones, Cllr Kevin Brown and Ben Bradley with Emily Chapman (seated).

Students’ Union president holds leaving party

Marc Jones held a leaving party to mark the end of his year-long tenure as president of West Nottinghamshire College’s Students Union.

Tesco is recalling the sauce because of allergy fears.

Tesco recalls cooking sauce after allergy fears

Tesco is recalling jars of its own brand Creamy Leek and Bacon Cooking Sauce because of allergy fears.

Antonio Reyes-Minana

Nottinghamshire man jailed after infecting two others with HIV

A man, who infected two other men with HIV, has been sentenced to seven years in prison.

How do you pronounce the name of this well-known high street chain?

Primark reveals how to pronounce shop name

It’s a debate that you may not know exists, but in the world of social media, it has been a hotly debated topic.
Traffic news

UPDATE: M1 slipway lane reopened after collision involving a caravan

A lane on the entry slip road to the M1 near Kimberley has now been reopened after a collision involving a caravan.

VIDEO: Speedy SIV sales is just the ticket to boost regional economy, says new entertainment and events boss

A speedy new tickets sales system to help people buy easier and faster at SIV's venues - including Sheffield Arena - was outlined today as part of major plans to increase business and boost the region's economy.

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Putting off car maintenance when it is required could invalidate your car insurance.

10 ways you could be invalidating your car insurance

These are the ten most common mistakes drivers make that could invalidate your car insurance.
Bacon butty prices are set to soar.

Bacon butty prices set to soar

The cost of a bacon sandwich is set to rise considerably due to spiraling costs of pork and butter.

Arsenal are showing an interest in 21-year-old Real Madrid midfielder Marco Asensis, according to this morning's football rumour mill.

RUMOUR MILL: Manchester City to tempt Arsenal with late £60m bid for Alexis Sanchez

Premier League title favourites Manchester City are to try and tempt Arsenal with a late £60 million bid for striker Alexis Sanchez, according to this morning’s football transfer grapevine.

Sergeant Carl Holland

Bikes and two cars seized as police continue to crack down on illegal off-roading in Ashfield

More vehicles have been seized and warnings issued to riders as a Nottinghamshire Police operation continues to crack down on the illegal and anti-social use of off-road motorbikes and quad bikes.

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