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Why young motorists could be BANNED from driving at night under new driving licence changes

Young motorists may face the prospect of being banned from the roads at night under strict new licence plans.
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Temperatures are set to drop later in the week.

Very cold weather is about to hit Nottinghamshire - but DON'T warm up your car engines

We've been told for years that we should let our car warm up in cold weather before driving to work, but is this actually true?
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Photo: Highways Agency.

PICTURE: Car left stranded on barrier after M1 collision

A car ended up in an unusual position after colliding with a barrier on the M1 this morning.

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Southbound M1 closed due to ‘serious collision’

The M1 is closed southbound between junctions 29 and 28 due to a serious collision.

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The car seized by police for not having 'commuting' insurance

Police issue warning after car seized due to insurance not covering commuting

A driver had their car seized by police on a motorway -because their insurance policy didn’t cover commuting from work.

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Heavy snow is expected to hit the county this weekend.

HEAVY SNOW ON THE WAY: Top tips for driving in wintry conditions

Nottinghamshire is set to be hit by heavy snow this weekend with the Met Office warning of the potential for vehicles to become stranded.
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The frightening new way hi-tech thieves can steal your car in one minute WITHOUT keys

This is the shocking moment thieves steal a vehicle without the key by using a relay box.

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Mobile speed cameras are out and about in Notts.

Crackdown on speeding Notts motorists

Mobile speed cameras are out and about in Nottinghamshire, in the following locations from Monday, November 27:

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SCAM SPEEDING EMAILS: What to look for and how to protect yourself

SCAM SPEEDING EMAILS: What to look for and how to protect yourself

Motorists are being warned of scam emails claiming they have been caught speeding.

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What you need to know about the changes to the driving test

What you need to know about the changes to the driving test

Major changes to the driving test will commence from Monday 4 December including the use of a sat nav and removing of some current manoeuvres.

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The A537 between Buxton and Macclesfield has once again been named Britain's most dangerous road.

Peak District road tops list of most dangerous in Britain

An immediate injection of £200 million is needed to tackle the UK's high risk roads - including one route through the Peak District - a road safety charity has said.
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25 million to be spent on road improvements

More than £25 million to be spent improving Nottinghamshire's roads

More than £25 million to be spent on improving Nottinghamshire's roads, including resurfacing, new pedestrian crossings and cycle routes.
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PICTURES: Wreckage of vehicles involved in M1 pile-up towed away

The southbound carriageway of the M1 between junctions 31 and 30 has reopened this afternoon after being closed for nine hours following a pile-up.
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An accident and broken down vehicle are currently causing problems on the M1 in the East Midlands.

Crash and broken down vehicle cause problems on M1

There are problems on the M1 this afternoon.

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M1 service station closed due to gas leak

An M1 service station was shut down due to a gas leak - but has now reopened.
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More than £90,000 spent repairing potholes in Nottinghamshire

More than £90,000 was spent repairing potholes in Nottinghamshire last year, new figures have shown.

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Dominic Raab - Why tougher sentences for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

Dominic Raab - Why tougher sentences for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

In a split second, someone’s life can be changed forever.

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Retford (Gamston) Airport.

Plane crashed ‘nose first’ into Notts runway

A plane crashed nose first into the runway at a Nottinghamshire airport after being caught in a sudden wind change as it landed, experts have said.

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PICTURE: Accident closes lane on M1

An accident has closed a lane on the M1 this lunchtime.

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Photo: Highways Agency

Traffic on M1 stopped after van fire

Traffic on the M1 has been stopped after a van caught fire.

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