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10 May 2017

Popstar to headline Mansfield’s Party on the Market

Popstar to headline Mansfield’s Party on the Market   A spectacular open air party, headlined with a live performance from Kevin Simm, the Brit Award Winning Liberty X singer and winner of The Voice UK 2016, is to be held in Mansfield town centre. Party on the Market takes place on July 9, and will also see Little Mix tribute band Little Fix, ABBA Fever, and disco, funk & soul band Ginny Brown & the Collective, playing live to the crowds. And organisers are hoping this free, family event will become an annual date where people can be entertained, be ...

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10 May 2017

Wills review urged following inheritance tax changes

Homeowners who have historically used trusts as a way of reducing inheritance tax bills should review their Wills as soon as possible. That’s the advice from Wills, probate and trusts specialist Richard Howard from law firm Fidler & Pepper Solicitors. Changes came into force in April that mean people could have an additional £100,000 (in basic terms, a total of £425,000 per person) before they pay any inheritance tax, provided that an estate includes a property which has been or is their residence and that property is closely inherited. The term closely inherited means direct descendants, so siblings ...

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10 May 2017

Apprentice Sophie shortlisted in awards final

An apprentice at Fidler & Pepper Solicitors has been shortlisted for an award. Sophie Wise has made it to the finals of the first Johnston Press North Midlands and South Yorkshire Apprenticeship of the Year awards, being held on Tuesday, May 16 at the Showroom Workstation in Sheffield. Sophie, who works in the conveyancing department, said: “It’s exciting news to be told that you have been shortlisted for an award like this. “I love being an apprentice at Fidler & Pepper. You learn a lot from people and by doing the job and you feel like you ...

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02 May 2017

MANSFIELD COBBLER DAVID LEE SET FOR WORLD AWARD

David Lee, Manager of Quality shoe repairs, Regent Street, Mansfield is set to become only the second British shoe repairer in history to claim an award at the SSIA 113th Convention in Long Beach, CA.   This shoe repair competition only attracts the very best shoe repairers in the world so standards must be of the highest quality to make the final cut.   David Lee who became Mansfield's first ever award winner in the JR shoe repairer of the year in October 2016 is now set for his second award in less than 12 months.   What motivated me to ...

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24 Apr 2017

Photography Exhibition to Light-up Mansfield Town Centre Again...   First Art will light up Mansfield Town Centre with an illuminated photo exhibition this April and May. The exhibition features award winning and internationally renowned artists who have created new work about the people and places of the area. The work will be displayed outdoors, in Mansfield Market Place, in stunning lightboxes that first came to the town in 2015.   The exhibition is part of a 2-year international touring project, Flâneur – New Urban Narratives, which started its epic journey in Mansfield with First Art’s Portrait lightbox ...

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12 Apr 2017

Bookings are now being taken!

For the I Love Christmas in Mansfield Market - The Nutcracker Wonderland   This November will see a Christmas market with a theme in the Mansfield town centre. A number of brand new chalets will be in place for two weeks on the run up to Christmas.       This will be from Mon 20th November (the day after our xmas switch on event). The Market opens on Tuesday 21st Nov until Sunday 3rd Dec. 10am – 6pm and 8pm on both Thursdays for late night shopping. Bookings are being taken from stallholders now by contacting sarah@mansfieldbid.com ...

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03 Apr 2017

Mansfield's Murder Mystery tickets on sale!

Tickets are on sale for the Mansfield town centre murder mystery - The Mystery of the Star-Eaters!   Follow the trail around the town by visiting 12 different locations to solve the incredible mystery of the Star-Eaters. This fun live adventure takes place on Saturday 22nd April 2017 and advance tickets can be purchased now visit ticket sales Save £2 by entering MANS2OFF - Limited place available.

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14 Mar 2017

Success as I Love Mansfield card relaunched

The launch of the new I Love Mansfield has been hailed as a major success for the town centre.   The new card, managed by Mansfield BID (Business Improvement District), was launched on Saturday, coinciding with new Touchpoint voucher and display technology going live too.   Over the weekend, more than 1,000 local residents had signed up using the new www.ilovemansfield.co.uk  website.   Users can now see more than 200 offers around the town centre which have been placed there by 119 retailers, who can now updated offers whenever they wish.   Used on a mobile phone, this site ...

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28 Feb 2017

The Game Is On! Mansfield Invites Gamers To Take To The Streets for 'Casefile: The Mystery of the Star-Eaters'

A demanding boss, enough unsolved cases to fill an aircraft hangar, and now one of Mansfield's leading professors has gone missing. Detective Inspector Ranney is not having a good day…   London UK, Tuesday 28th February 2017 – Do you feel like testing your powers of deduction? Fancy pitting your wits against Mansfield's most ancient criminal fraternity? Could you solve a centuries old mystery and save the professor into the bargain?   Detective Inspector Ranney needs YOU!   This April ingenious game makers, Casefile, will be joining forces with [Host organisation] to create a truly immersive gaming experience ...

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28 Feb 2017

NEW card launches Saturday 11th March!

Look out for the brand NEW ' I Love Mansfield' Privilege Card on Saturday 11th March.   The card replaces the previous joint card with Mango moments and offers its users many more rewards whn visiting the town centre... It’s FREE and easy to use...   Simply register this new card online at www.ilovemansfield.co.uk Then use it at any of the new voucher-printing Touchpoints in Mansfield town centre!   ·         Touchpoints display tempting offers from local businesses and the hottest money-saving deals on shopping, eating out and beauty ...

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