Retailer Sports Direct, based near Nottinghamshire, is accused in a report by MPs of failing to treat its workers like human beings.
Water supplier Severn Trent is ordered to pay almost half a million pounds after repeatedly allowing sewage to leak into a brook.
Plans go on show to the public to redevelop one of the UK's last deep pit coal mines.
Nottingham scientists are studying Dolly the sheep's "siblings"
The headlines from the political week reviewed by BBC East Midlands
Listen to live BBC local radio commentary as Birmingham Bears face Nottinghamshire Outlaws.
Mike Edwards on playing for 21 managers in 10 years at Notts County, including 'queen of hearts' Sven-Goran Eriksson.
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