Protesters will gather in Nottingham’s Old Market Square later to protest about the Government’s plans to cut working tax credits.Read the full story ›
Eighty community projects across the West Midlands have been awarded almost £4.7 million from the Big Lottery Fund.Read the full story ›
Birmingham has become the fastest growing regional tourist destination across the UK, with visitor figures up by almost 10%.Read the full story ›
Lively exchanges in the Commons when the Business Minister Anna Soubry faced questions on the closure of the Redcar Steel Plant.Read the full story ›
The top 10 towns and cities where renting beats buying and where buying beats renting has been revealed in research out today.Read the full story ›
The gap between house prices in the Midlands and in the South has reached a record high, exceeding £150,000 for the first time.Read the full story ›
More than one million people in the Midlands are putting their health and finances at risk by not getting gas appliances safety checked.Read the full story ›
The Nottinghamshire Police and Crime Panel will meet later to discuss cuts to the force in the county.
Last week the Police and Crime Commissioner Paddy Tipping confirmed a decision is imminent on the number of Police and Community Support Officers in the county who will be made redundant. It follows a consultation in June.
He said the reduction in staff numbers, including PCSOs, are because of the tough economic climate and the promise of further cuts to come.
Figures released today suggest homeowners in the East Midlands are among the hardest hit, as fixed rate deals come to an end this month.Read the full story ›
At least half of small companies in the East Midlands have been victims of crime - with experts warning of a 'crippling' effect on business.Read the full story ›