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Childcare and Education Minister Sam Gyimah visits the Haxby Road Primary Academy in York, to announce the eight councils who will deliver 30 hours of free childcare for hard working parents of three- and four-year-olds from September 2016, a year ahead of schedule. Pictured in the forest schools class chatting to Bailey Brittain and Evie Langan.
2nd Febuary 2016.
Picture : Jonathan Gawthorpe

More free childcare for working parents in Nottinghamshire

Working parents in Nottinghamshire will be allowed 30 free hours of childcare from September, as part of a new Government scheme.

Mansfield-born MP Harry Harpham has lost his battle with cancer.

Tributes to MP and former Notts miner following his death from cancer

Tributes have been paid to a MP and former Nottinghamshire miner following his death from cancer.

Tax returns are due

Intimate waxing? The top five worst tax return expense claims revealed

As the seven-day countdown to the self-assessment deadline begins, Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs Service have revealed the top five most outrageous personal expenses claims included in last year’s returns.

DCST chief executive Paul Moffat says the transfer will be smooth

Council moves to transfer disability services to Doncaster Children's Services Trust

Doncaster Council has agreed to transfer the delivery of its children’s disability services to the Doncaster Children’s Services Trust.

MP Mark Spencer is campaigning to get an enterprise zxone at the site of the former Thoresby Colliery

Chancellor pledges to help with enterprise zone at Thoresby Colliery

Chancellor George Osborne has pledged to work with the Nottinghamshire community to try and set plans into motion for an ‘enterprise zone’ at Thoresby Colliery.

Thoresby Colliery which closed on Friday.

Union warning over deadly disease in Thorseby miners

Union bosses in Mansfield are urging the government to provide better health checks for ex-miners.

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