Almost 9,000 homes across Nottinghamshire are currently empty or derelict, new figures have revealed.

The statistics, obtained through Freedom of Information requests to eight district councils, show that 8,982 properties are unoccupied across the county.

Reported by the Nottingham Post. You can read the full story here. 

I am a journalist and author. I am a journalist at the UK edition of WIRED magazine. In 2015, my first book Freedom of Information: A Practical Guide for UK Journalists, was published. My second book Reed Hastings: Building Netflix, was published in March 2020. I created FOI Directory in 2012 and have maintained it in my spare time ever since.