Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Stapleford foodbank organiser wins Community Hero Award

Richard McRae from Stapleford has been awarded the Community Hero Award from Nottinghamshire County Council. Richard has been collecting surplus food from local supermarkets...

E-Cigarettes: Safe alternative to smoking or potential health crisis

New Year's resolutions have a tendency to slowly fade away as we get further away from January. So what really is the most effective...

British journalism’s diversity problem: the underrepresentation of women of colour

In an industry that is dominated by white male voices, women of colour struggle to be heard. Despite numerous initiatives put in place to...

Music in healthcare: a growing practice in the East Midlands

https://vimeo.com/212938080 Video: Musicians Marc and James play to stroke patient Robert Brudenell at Nottingham City hospital. In a culture where people expect a pill for everything, creative...

Dry January or bad January?

Dry January is the annual movement through which millions of people give up alcohol for the month of January. However research has shown that...

Social media sites need to do more to prevent cyber-bullying

Nearly seven out of ten teenagers surveyed by Ditch the Label have been victims of cyber-bullying on social media platforms. Facebook, Twitter are just some of the...

Debate over pedestrian safety in Nottingham

Nottingham's road safety has come under scrutiny after an elderly couple were hit by a bus outside the Victoria centre and there have been calls...

Nottingham’s Festival of Science and Curiosity starts with a bang

For the third year running Nottingham is hosting the Festival of Science and Curiosity in a bid to encourage people to express their imagination...

Problem gambler Akintola Watts: “I thought about killing myself.”

For three years, 23 year old Derby student, Akintola Watts suffered from a gambling addiction which caused him to contemplate suicide as he racked...

British Summer Time : What to Wear-

Summer's on the way and  our bodies need to be protected from potential heat strokes and skin cancer. Both the products we use and...

LATEST NEWS