The number of people caring unpaid for friends or family members has now reached 6.5million across the country.
Monday will be the start of Carers Week, aiming to raise awareness about those who spend much of their lives caring for someone else, and the problems they face.
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There were 810 more deaths in Nottinghamshire during the winter months than the rest of the year, in 2014/15.
A university student has drowned on a family holiday in Turkey after swimming in the sea during a boat trip, an inquest heard.
Detectives investigating the murder of a man eight years ago, say they have re-opened the inquiry.