A rare breed horse has given birth to a filly (female foal) whose gender was determined by scientists in a bid to help protect the breed.

A scarecrow in the front garden of a Farnsfield family has helped raise £331 and counting for Rainbows Hospice for Children and Young People.

Some traders in Southwell recently voiced their support for the closure of King Street (the one-way section from One Stop westwards to Queen Street) to all but emergency vehicles on Saturdays, to help create a better environment in the town centre for families and shoppers.

More than 32,000 restaurants across the UK have now signed up to the Eat Out to Help Out Scheme.

Born in 1971 with an inherited rare blood disorder, for which a bone-marrow transplant would have been the only cure, Anthony sadly died in 1979 because a suitable non-related donor could not be found in time to save him.