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Are you a crime cracker?
The BBC is looking for people who've taken action alongside the police in order to make a difference..

Brake Away Motor Project

Darren Haynes - Motoring to success
I've lived in St. Ann's all my life and, at 16, I was getting involved with the wrong people and illegal activities.

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A Sense of Place
Six documentary programmes, produced by Sarah Julian, explore people's connection with Nottinghamshire.


Magical Storytelling Event
As part of the Black History Season schoolchildren from around the county gathered for an afternoon of storytelling.

Guide dog Nisha

A case of discrimination
A guide dog owner is calling for business owners to obey the law after being barred from a KFC.
See also: Guide Dogs - a Notts angle.

Ibrahim Lawson

Understanding Islam
We look at two stories of conversion -- from a man who's moved to Islam and a woman who's joined Christianity.


Hanukkah - Feast of Dedication
Hanukkah, is a Hebrew word meaning dedication and is celebrated for 8 days in the Hebrew month of Kislev.

Ramadan prayer calculator
Ramadan has begun. It's the time of year when Muslims are required to fast. Use our calculator to determine when to pray.

Navaratri - 9 day festival
Find out about this Hindu festival and how it will be celebrated in Nottinghamshire. Dancing and food is guaranteed.

A bus for Age Concern
Age Concern has a brand-new mini-bus thanks to donations from the BBC's Moneyspinner Charity Appeal.

Book of Condolence
A list of events throughout the county where people can remember those who died in the American terrorist attacks.

Community access
How to get youself heard.

Writing a press release
The dos and don'ts.

Ex-pats Messageboard
Old Nottinghamians tell us why they miss the city they once lived in. Leave your e-mail if you would like contacts.

Clive Hallatt - USA
Ann Wilson (nee Flint)- New Zealand
Carl Gough - Japan

University Community
Discover the inside story about the people, the challenges and student life at Nottingham's two universities.

Community Features
Take a look back at Chinese New Year, learn about Kwanzaa, or read about Black History month.


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