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Elf ideas to inspire your festive friends’ antics

We had a HUGE response to our elfie appeal.

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14 AMAZING elf ideas to see you through to Christmas

14 AMAZING elf ideas to see you through to Christmas

Struggling to think of what your elf can get up to next.

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QUICK QUIZ: Seven questions about this week you should know the answer to...

QUICK QUIZ: Seven questions about this week you should know the answer to...

There’s been one story dominating the headlines this week...Prince Harry popped the question.

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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will live at Nottingham Cottage

What link does Nottingham Cottage have to Nottinghamshire?

Nottingham Cottage on the Kensington Palace estate, which was the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s first marital home, will now be home to Prince Harry and his American fiancée Meghan Markle.
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We've all reached for the comfort food after a relationship breakdown.

8 unusual food and drink related phrases from around the world

We've all been there - turning to the ice cream or something unhealthy after a relationship breakdown.

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Do you lie about your age?

Poll: Would you lie about your age?

Do you lie about your age? As many East Midlanders do!

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The plants are on sale in Asda until January.

Could pineapple plant be the answer to your snoring nightmare?

It's an issue that has been causing couples to argue for generations.
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Cyber Monday falls on November 27.

Is Cyber Monday replacing Black Friday?

Black Friday is one of the biggest days of discounts all across the UK, but this American tradition is only a taster of the best bargains to come.

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Christmas can be a very expensive time of year.

5 money saving tips for Notts families in the run-up to Christmas

Christmas is fast approaching and families in Nottinghamshire will be tightening their belts ready for the expensive time ahead.

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QUICK QUIZ: Seven questions about this week you should know the answer to

QUICK QUIZ: Seven questions about this week you should know the answer to

How much attention have you paid to this week’s headline hitting happenings?

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QUICK QUIZ: Seven questions about this week you should know the answer to

QUICK QUIZ: Seven questions about this week you should know the answer to

It’s that time again quizzers.

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Those with variable mortgages could end up paying more after the Bank of England base rate increase last week.

Bank of England base rate increase - how to save money

The Bank of England last week agreed to raise the base rate for the first time in ten years.
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QUICK QUIZ: Seven questions about this week’s news you should be able to answer

QUICK QUIZ: Seven questions about this week’s news you should be able to answer

Hello quizzers.

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Test your knowledge of Europe.

QUIZ: How well do you know Europe?

It's been a hotly debated topic over the last couple of years, in light of the 2016 referendum.
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Kit Harington stars in the new BBC drama Gunpowder. Photo - BBC.

Freedom fighter or terrorist? Who was the real Guy Fawkes?

A new BBC drama has relegated Guy Fawkes to a bit part in the Gunpowder Plot.

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REVEALED: The nation’s favourite penny sweet

REVEALED: The nation’s favourite penny sweet

There might not be many things 1p can buy you nowadays but a sweet treat is one of them.

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QUICK QUIZ: The week in questions

QUICK QUIZ: The week in questions

Welcome back quizzers.

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Spooky tunes to get your Hallowe’en party jumping

Spooky tunes to get your Hallowe’en party jumping

Get your costume out and your face paint at the ready...it’s Hallowe’en party time.

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Which spooky movie is the scariest?

Which spooky movie is the scariest?

Hallowe’en is here and what better way to celebrate than kick back with your trick or treat sweets and a good old scary film.

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QUICK QUIZ: The week in questions

QUICK QUIZ: The week in questions

It’s that time again quizzers.

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