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Nicola Irwin joined Iliffe Media as a digital news editor is 2021. She previously worked at MSN, the Press Association and Stoke-on-Trent daily The Sentinel. Nicola started her career as a trainee with the Chester Chronicle Group.

Truss makes multibillion-pound pledges in Zoom hustings

15 July 2022
Truss makes multibillion-pound pledges in Zoom hustings

Truss makes multibillion-pound pledges in Zoom hustings

15 July 2022

MP Liz Truss makes multibillion-pound pledges in Zoom hustings as part of Tory leadership bid.


First Tory leadership TV debate tonight

15 July 2022
First Tory leadership TV debate tonight

First Tory leadership TV debate tonight

15 July 2022

Liz Truss will take part in the first of three TV debates between the five MPs battling to become the next Prime Minister.


Why July's full Moon will be extra special

12 July 2022
Why July's full Moon will be extra special

Why July's full Moon will be extra special

12 July 2022

The full Moon will appear bigger and brighter in the nightsky as it occurs when it is near its closest point to the Earth.


RSPB warns of bird flu impact on seabirds

04 July 2022
RSPB warns of bird flu impact on seabirds

RSPB warns of bird flu impact on seabirds

04 July 2022

An outbreak of a virulent form of bird flu is having a “devastating impact” on the UK’s seabirds, the RSPB has said.


£170m EuroMillions jackpot up for grabs

01 July 2022
£170m EuroMillions jackpot up for grabs

£170m EuroMillions jackpot up for grabs

01 July 2022

One of the biggest EuroMillions winners of all time could be crowned this week as a £170 million jackpot goes up for grabs.


High street plans could bring thousands of shops back into use

14 June 2022
High street plans could bring thousands of shops back into use

High street plans could bring thousands of shops back into use

14 June 2022

Forcing landlords to rent out empty high street shops could bring thousands of properties back into use, a think tank has said.


Could you be our next apprentice journalist?

24 May 2022
Could you be our next apprentice journalist?

Could you be our next apprentice journalist?

24 May 2022

Iliffe Media, owner of Lynn News and its sister titles, is opening its journalism apprentice scheme again.


See the coin to feature William's portrait to mark his 40th birthday

23 May 2022
See the coin to feature William's portrait to mark his 40th birthday

See the coin to feature William's portrait to mark his 40th birthday

23 May 2022

The Duke of Cambridge’s 40th birthday will be celebrated with a £5 coin featuring his portrait, the Royal Mint said.


EuroMillions jackpot reaches £184 million

09 May 2022
EuroMillions jackpot reaches £184 million

EuroMillions jackpot reaches £184 million

09 May 2022

One lucky winner could bank a staggering £184 million on Tuesday after nobody scooped the jackpot in Friday’s EuroMililons draw.


Morrisons and EC Group make final bids for McColl's

09 May 2022
Morrisons and EC Group make final bids for McColl's

Morrisons and EC Group make final bids for McColl's

09 May 2022

Morrisons and EG Group have both tabled final offers to secure a rescue deal for collapsed retailer McColl’s.


Train firms are 'failing dismally' to help families travel, says report

06 May 2022
Train firms are 'failing dismally' to help families travel, says report

Train firms are 'failing dismally' to help families travel, says report

06 May 2022

Rail companies are “failing dismally” to help families with young children travel, according to a campaigning group.


16,000 jobs at risk as convenience store chain McColl's collapses

06 May 2022
16,000 jobs at risk as convenience store chain McColl's collapses

16,000 jobs at risk as convenience store chain McColl's collapses

06 May 2022

Convenience chain McColl’s has confirmed it will collapse into administration, putting 1,100 shop and 16,000 workers at risk.


Britain's potential second-biggest EuroMillions win on offer

06 May 2022
Britain's potential second-biggest EuroMillions win on offer

Britain's potential second-biggest EuroMillions win on offer

06 May 2022

The EuroMillions jackpot stands at an estimated £164 million – meaning if won by a British player they will become the UK’s second-biggest winner.


How will the National Insurance rise affect you?

06 April 2022
How will the National Insurance rise affect you?

How will the National Insurance rise affect you?

06 April 2022

The rise in National Insurance will be felt by people on their next payday, as they juggle rising living costs on a shrunken wage, experts have said.


No-fault divorce law comes in

06 April 2022
No-fault divorce law comes in

No-fault divorce law comes in

06 April 2022

Campaigners have heralded the biggest shake up of divorce law in half a century as a “hallelujah moment” for couples wishing to split amicably.


Water firms make river pledges

14 March 2022
Water firms make river pledges

Water firms make river pledges

14 March 2022

Anglian Water one of two firms which has pledged to accelerate efforts to protect UK rivers.


Price of first and second class stamps to rise

04 March 2022
Price of first and second class stamps to rise

Price of first and second class stamps to rise

04 March 2022

Royal Mail has announced the price for both first and second class stamps will rise from April, as fewer people are sending letters.


How to talk to children about the situation in Ukraine

02 March 2022
How to talk to children about the situation in Ukraine

How to talk to children about the situation in Ukraine

02 March 2022

As the crisis unfolds in Ukraine, experts explain how parents can help children understand the events in an age appropriate and empathetic way.


Why today is being nicknamed Twosday

22 February 2022
Why today is being nicknamed Twosday

Why today is being nicknamed Twosday

22 February 2022

Today's date is a special number which is both a palindrome and an ambigram.


What will the next storm to hit the UK be called?

22 February 2022
What will the next storm to hit the UK be called?

What will the next storm to hit the UK be called?

22 February 2022

Storm Franklin followed in the footsteps of Storm Eunice and Storm Dudley and the name of the next storm is already known by the Met Office.


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