Nottingham City Council supports SMEs to grow in European and international markets.

Nottingham City Council supports SMEs to grow in European and international markets.

The Nottingham City Council team of the D2N2 Growth Hub has announced their involvement in a significant, Europe-wide programme which will support SMEs in Nottingham and across Europe to grow, or ‘scale up’ in regional, national and international markets. Called SCALE UP, the project is overseen by Interreg Europe and contributes to European competitiveness and […]

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I built that! Nottingham Jobs helps residents be a part of the city’s growth.

I built that! Nottingham Jobs helps residents be a part of the city’s growth.

There’s positive news for job seekers in Nottingham; as building projects of all sizes move forward apace, job opportunities in construction, shop-fitting and associated trades are becoming available and local people are in a great position to find work or take up training which will enable them to work on some of the city’s major […]

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Jobs fair brings employment opportunities to Nottingham North

Jobs fair brings employment opportunities to Nottingham North

Nottingham North residents looking to find suitable work, change career or maybe find their first full time job after leaving education, are encouraged to come along to March’s Nottingham North Jobs Fair. Lead organisers Nottingham City Council and the Rebalancing the Outer Estates Foundation with partners Futures and the Department for Work and Pensions want […]

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Nottingham to celebrate Small Business Saturday on 1 December

Nottingham to celebrate Small Business Saturday on 1 December

Nottingham will once again be celebrating Small Business Saturday, a national initiative held each year to encourage people to support local independently owned businesses. This year Small Business Saturday takes place on Saturday 1 December 2018 and is being supported by Nottingham Business Improvement District (BID); Nottingham City Council; The Creative Quarter and Flying Horse […]

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Nottingham creative businesses head to China  

Nottingham creative businesses head to China   

Seven Nottingham businesses with growth potential are all packed and ready to travel to Hangzhou, China as part of a 5 day trade visit to the city to forge trade links and further strengthen Nottingham’s relationship with the region by attending the Hangzhou Cultural and Creative Industry Expo in Zhejiang province, China. Supporting the delegation […]

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Funding for Nottingham Jobs to reduce unemployment and improve skills.

Funding for Nottingham Jobs to reduce unemployment and improve skills.

Nottingham City Council’s unique employment and skills service Nottingham Jobs has been awarded over £4 million to support unemployed people of all ages and to help local businesses increase the skills of their employees with in-work training. The funding which comes from the European Social Fund, will enable the council to sustain its community-focussed activity […]

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Landmark centre for creative business and Chinese culture opens in Nottingham

Landmark centre for creative business and Chinese culture opens in Nottingham

The Hangzhou Cultural and Creative Industry Centre (UK) which was established in September 2017 in Nottingham’s Creative Quarter will be officially opened on Friday 25 May by lead members of the Chinese cultural centre and representatives from Nottingham City Council and the Creative Quarter. The centre is the first of its kind to be opened […]

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Nottingham’s Council House gets ready for 24 hour tech take-over.

Nottingham’s Council House gets ready for 24 hour tech take-over.

In March 2018 Nottingham City Council again pledges support for the return of Hack24 – a 24 hour coding competition in Nottingham city centre. The annual event which is in its fourth year sees the Council House main Ballroom transformed into a temporary home for vibrant, hi-tech and often caffeine-fuelled activity as coders from Nottingham […]

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