The high number of playgrounds and leisure activities as well as playgroups and crèches is what helps put Nottinghamshire town Bingham top of the charts for families.
The town has been named the best in the UK to bring up children in a new report.
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There will be reduced speed limits on parts of the M1 in the East Midlands as work gets underway to create a smart motorway.
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Mild overnight. Mostly dry and warm tomorrow.