Police are appealing for information about a robbery behind the Rushley pub in Mansfield at around 9.25am yesterday morning (Saturday).
A 26-year-old woman was pushed to the ground and the robber made off with her bag, which contained a quantity of cash.
He was white, around 26 years old, around 5ft 10ins tall, and wore dark clothing, including a dark hooded top.
The woman suffered minor injuries but was left extremely shaken by the attack. Police have been carrying out enquiries at the scene and have also carried out a helicopter search. No arrests have been made.
If you saw what happened or you know who carried out the robbery phone Nottinghamshire Police on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.