Can you help find man who hid in train toilet?

British Transport Police officers are appealing for witnesses after a passenger who boarded the train at Hucknall become abusive towards a member of rail staff. The incident happened on Wednesday, 7 July, shortly before 2.45pm on board a train service which was arriving into Newstead station. A man boarded a train at Hucknall station at 2.39pm. He hid in the toilets and due to this he was spoken to by…


Collision to be part of the action

As part of the Oak Tree Week of Action, Nottinghamshire Fire & Rescue Service will be conducting a rescue from a simulated road traffic collision (RTC) in the car park at Tesco Oak Tree on Thursday (August 13) at 11am. Between 1 January 2015 and 3 August 2015, 19 fatal collisions have occurred on Nottinghamshire’s roads with 26% on residential roads that have a 30mph speed limit. Station Manager Simon…



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Man forbidden from entering areas of Mansfield

A 27-year-old man has today (Friday 7 August 2015) been served with an injunction preventing him from entering Mansfield Town Centre and other areas of Mansfield. The case against Mr John Kavanagh, of no fixed abode, was heard at Mansfield County Court on Tuesday 21 July 2015. The judge granted an anti social behaviour injunction prohibiting him from: Entering Mansfield Town Centre Engaging in or threatening to engage in conduct…


East Midlands police chief says IS extremists ‘back in region’

Deputy Chief Constable Peter Goodman said he was very concerned about young people being corrupted by “warped” views The police chief in charge of counter-terrorism in the East Midlands says some people who travelled to join so-called Islamic State have returned. Peter Goodman, deputy chief constable for the East Midlands, said his team had identified a number of people from the region who had been radicalised. He said communities and…


Warehouse Operative

Job description You will be picking and packing various products for a well-known printing company based in Mansfield, there are various shifts available.  Some of the work can be repetitive and standing for long periods.  Must be flexible as shifts include 06.00-14.00, 08.30-17.30, 14.00-22.00, 22.00-06.00 plus 12 hour shifts days and nights. No transport required as location is close to public transport links. Wage £6.50 – £8.20 Call NOW on 0333 3232171


UKIP form coalition with Independent Forum at Mansfield District Council

A coalition has been formed between the two UKIP councillors and Mansfield Independent Forum on Mansfield District Council. Formal notification was received by Bev Smith, Acting Head of Paid Service, today (Monday 3 August 2015). Official notification was also received today confirming that Councillor Nick Bennett, who was re-elected in May as a Labour ward councillor for Kingsway, has joined Mansfield Independent Forum. Cllr Bennett left Labour at the full council meeting that took…


Cat shot with air rifle in Mansfield Woodhouse had to have leg amputated

A helpless cat from Mansfield Woodhouse has been left without a leg after it was shot with an air rifle. The owner, Jill Walker, 32, of Oxclose Lane, says she was left “devastated” when her cat, Tony, was found to have a metal pellet wedged deep into his leg. Jill was on holiday when she received a call from her daughter’s boyfriend saying that her cat, Tony, had come home…


Police Issue Stags v Notts County Ticket Warning

Police and Notts County FC want to remind Mansfield Town fans that unless they buy tickets ahead of the game, they will not be allowed entry. Tickets are on sale now so there is plenty of time to buy them ahead of the game on Friday 14 August at the Meadow Lane ground. Tickets will not be available at the gate and Notts County FC will not allow Mansfield Town…