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Abigail Hunt joined the Newark Advertiser as a reporter in June 2019 after completing her journalism degree at Nottingham Trent University.

Failing to do this when driving could see you hit with £5,000 fine

13 January 2022
Failing to do this when driving could see you hit with £5,000 fine

Failing to do this when driving could see you hit with £5,000 fine

13 January 2022

Motoring experts have warned that failing to do something while driving could lead to a £5,000 fine and nine points on your licence.


Key medical adviser to government on covid to step down

13 January 2022
Key medical adviser to government on covid to step down

Key medical adviser to government on covid to step down

13 January 2022

Professor Sir Jonathan Van-Tam will step down as Deputy Chief Medical Officer for England to take up a new role at the University of Nottingham.


5 winter driving fines you should be aware of as snow forecast

06 January 2022
5 winter driving fines you should be aware of as snow forecast

5 winter driving fines you should be aware of as snow forecast

06 January 2022

Motorists are being given a helpful reminder of potential winter driving fines as snow is forecast nationwide.


We made a Christmas dinner for just £5.50 — here's how it turned out

22 December 2021
We made a Christmas dinner for just £5.50 — here's how it turned out

We made a Christmas dinner for just £5.50 — here's how it turned out

22 December 2021

Christmas is just three sleeps away, which means your festive lunch is just around the corner... We made ours for just £5.50. Here's how.


Prime Minister statement on restrictions as he says omicron has 'simply exploded'

20 December 2021
Prime Minister statement on restrictions as he says omicron has 'simply exploded'

Prime Minister statement on restrictions as he says omicron has 'simply exploded'

20 December 2021

The PM has announced he will not rule out or hesitate to implement further covid restrictions following what he called an explosion of omicron.


Home-working from Monday as government enacts Plan B over fast-spreading omicron variant

08 December 2021
Home-working from Monday as government enacts Plan B over fast-spreading omicron variant

Home-working from Monday as government enacts Plan B over fast-spreading omicron variant

08 December 2021

The government has moved to Plan B and the nation is urged to work from home from Monday.


Popular retailer to shut up shop on Boxing Day

25 October 2021
Popular retailer to shut up shop on Boxing Day

Popular retailer to shut up shop on Boxing Day

25 October 2021

A popular retailer has announced it will remain closed on Boxing Day.


Energy provider tells homeowners to take up scheme offering boilers for £395

08 October 2021
Energy provider tells homeowners to take up scheme offering boilers for £395

Energy provider tells homeowners to take up scheme offering boilers for £395

08 October 2021

E.ON is encouraging eligible homeowners to purchase a replacement A-rated energy efficient gas boiler for only £395 if theirs is faulty or broken.


Thousands of dog owners risk never being reunited with pets after not updating microchips

16 July 2021
Thousands of dog owners risk never being reunited with pets after not updating microchips

Thousands of dog owners risk never being reunited with pets after not updating microchips

16 July 2021

Thousands of dog owners are at risk of never being reunited with their pets after failing to update their details.


Waitrose and John Lewis propose to scrap 1,000 jobs

14 July 2021
Waitrose and John Lewis propose to scrap 1,000 jobs

Waitrose and John Lewis propose to scrap 1,000 jobs

14 July 2021

The John Lewis Partnership (JLP) has told staff it is proposing around 1,000 redundancies across its department stores and Waitrose supermarkets.


Lifting lockdown: Everything you need to know for next month's easing

22 February 2021
Lifting lockdown: Everything you need to know for next month's easing

Lifting lockdown: Everything you need to know for next month's easing

22 February 2021

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has set out his roadmap to lifting lockdown restrictions in England.


West Norfolk businesses set to benefit from government's fresh £4.6bn coronavirus support package

05 January 2021
West Norfolk businesses set to benefit from government's fresh £4.6bn coronavirus support package

West Norfolk businesses set to benefit from government's fresh £4.6bn coronavirus support package

05 January 2021

The announcement comes after England was put back into lockdown due to the rising number of coronavirus cases.


Which face covering is best for you?

16 July 2020
Which face covering is best for you?

Which face covering is best for you?

16 July 2020

Here is a handy list of face covering options people have to choose from as they become mandatory in shops from July 24.


Tom Hardy to take over bedtime story duty for a week

15 April 2020
Tom Hardy to take over bedtime story duty for a week

Tom Hardy to take over bedtime story duty for a week

15 April 2020

British actor Tom Hardy has been asked to return to CBeebies in its Bedtime Stories slot where he first featured in 2016.


Major supermarkets are recalling these products due to public safety concerns including risk of Listeria

03 October 2019
Major supermarkets are recalling these products due to public safety concerns including risk of Listeria

Major supermarkets are recalling these products due to public safety concerns including risk of Listeria

03 October 2019

Asda, Morrisons, Tesco, Waitrose and Aldi are among the supermarkets recalling the food in question.


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