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Football manager shouted anti-gay abuse at ref in Sutton

A Sunday football team manager shouted homophobic abuse at a referee after an “ill-tempered match” in Sutton, a court heard.

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VIDEO: Sheffield band Redfaces set music world on fire with debut Kerosene

Hotly tipped young Sheffield guitar band Redfaces have set the music world on fire with the release of their aptly named explosive debut single Kerosene.

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Ex-thief who went straight caught with stolen goods in Sutton

An ex-thief from Sutton who decided to go straight after turning 40 was caught with stolen goods in the middle of the night, a court heard.

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VIDEO EXCLUSIVE: Big names for South Yorkshire's first Wentworth Music Festival

South Yorkshire's Wentworth Woodhouse stately home is to be the spectacular backdrop for a new outdoor music and comedy festival with a chart-topping line-up including Tony Christie, Heaven 17, T'Pau and Lemar.
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Notts GCSE results up on last year

School pupils across Nottinghamshire did better in their GCSEs than last academic year and data shows that there has been an increase in the percentage of students gaining five GCSE A*-C grades.

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Tesco recall ready meal over allergy risk

Tesco has issued a notice recalling a popular ready meal after it was revealed to be a risk to customers with allergies.

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Forest Live gig in Notts for favourites Elbow

Elbow is the latest band to announce dates as part of Forest Live, where acts perform in spectacular woodland settings around the country as part of the summer concert series promoted by the Forestry Commission.

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Eastwood couple raise cash for lung research

Eastwood couple raise cash for lung research

Eastwood couple Kath and Gordon Butler held an event at their home to raise money for research into Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis, which Gordon has. There were home-made refreshments, a raffle and a tombola. The final total raised amounted to £333.50. This will be divided between Action for Pulmonary Fibrosis and the Breathe Easy Nottingham West group. See left for more.

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Thorntons recall their Jolly Santa on safety grounds

Thorntons is recalling its Thorntons hollow milk chocolate Jolly Santa 200g models because the product may contain a piece of plastic which could represent a safety risk
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Police want to speak to man in connection with assault

Notts Police have released a CCTV image of a man they want to speak to in connection with an assault.

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Mansfield man sent to crown court on cocaine charges

A Mansfield man has been charged with dealing cocaine.

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Son Heung-Min in action for Tottenham at Middlesbrough. Photo by Tom Collins.

Top five surprises in the EPL so far

It’s been another gripping season in the English Premier League so far with many of the usual stand-out performers impressing the crowds across the country.

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Jail again for drink driver caught FIVE times over limit

A boozed-up driver whose alcohol reading was so high “he should have been medically dead” has been jailed for the second time in three months.

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Mansfield man lashed out over “sex” comments in chip shop

A Mansfield man lashed out when he heard “sexualised comments” about his girlfriend in a chip shop, a court heard.

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Boozer tried to break into mum’s house with garden fork in Mansfield

An alcoholic went on a Christmas drinking binge in Mansfield and smashed his mum’s window with a garden fork after she locked him out, a court heard.

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Mansfield man faces trial for imprisoning a woman

A Mansfield man accused of unlawfully imprisoning a woman has been sent to Nottingham Crown Court.

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Elbow announce Sherwood Pines Forest gig

Elbow announce Sherwood Pines Forest gig

Elbow have announced their return to the area with a summer gig at Sherwood Pines Forest.

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Ollerton man stole mum’s car and crashed into wall

A New Ollerton man crashed his mother’s car into a brick wall and ran off, a court heard.

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Mansfield man faces drugs trial at crown court

A Manfield man has been charged with growing cannabis in his home, a court heard.

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Nurse crashed after downing Dutch courage before meet with partner

A nervous nurse downed vodka for Dutch courage before meeting his partner to discuss their future but crashed on his way there, a court heard.

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