Southwell's Saturday Market, a popular fixture for many years, offers residents and visitors much of their weekly shopping needs. Now, there are plans to introduce specialist Sunday Markets.

An opportunity to discover a thousand years of history of Southwell Minster and the Archbishop's Palace - from Saxon times to the modern day – will begin over the Easter Bank Holiday, and continue on special Open Days throughout the year.

A new bar, launched this week (22 March) is set to be a showcase for Nottingham's thriving brewing scene.

Experience a fabulous family day out this spring at Nottinghamshire County Show. With plenty going on both inside and out, visitors will enjoy watching the best cattle, sheep, goats and pigs alongside superb equine events, including majestic 'heavies' and first-class showjumping.

The amount of plastic waste generated annually in the UK is estimated to be nearly 5 million tonnes and we are becoming increasingly aware of the damage this has on our environment.