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Revealed: “unfair and divisive” Transition Funding scheme for councils set to return

Revealed: “unfair and divisive” Transition Funding scheme for councils set to return

The Government is set to bring back a controversial £300m funding scheme which, despite two years of repeated requests, it still refuses to reveal the distribution criteria for. The Transitional Grant went mainly to well-off county councils in the south and to better off outer London boroughs at the expense of more deprived areas which […]

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Wimbledon star at Nottingham Tennis Centre

Wimbledon star at Nottingham Tennis Centre

Britain’s Marcus Willis is in action at the Nottingham Tennis Centre next week, competing in the Aegon GB Pro-Series men’s $15k event, which takes place on the outdoor hard courts from Monday 11 to Sunday 17 September. Willis, shot to fame at Wimbledon 2016, working his way through the wild card play-offs, then qualifying, winning […]

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Nottingham an LGBT friendly city according to new study

Nottingham an LGBT friendly city according to new study

Nottingham is an LGBT friendly city according to new research carried out by Middlesex University London. The Divercity research project, funded by the European Union, looked at the experience of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people living in six small and medium-sized European cities – Charleroi in Belgium; Girona and Sabadell in Spain; Thessaloniki in […]

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City invited to Victoria Embankment to enjoy Accenture Mixed Relay Cup Triathlon and day of free activities

The Accenture British Triathlon Mixed Relay Cup Nottingham features top British and international elite triathletes racing around Victoria Embankment and Trent Bridge on Saturday 2 September in this dynamic and exciting format of the sport. The day promises to be fun for all the family with a great balance of competitive action and sports activities […]

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Nottingham October Festival is back as Spiegeltent event tickets go on sale

Nottingham October Festival is back as Spiegeltent event tickets go on sale

The Nottingham October festival returns for 2017 with a full programme of events over six weekends from Saturday 30 September until Sunday 5 November. The first October Festival event announced is the return to Old Market Square of the Magnificent Spiegeltent, popular with audiences in the City since its introduction in 2015. The programme will […]

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17 teams announced to battle for British Triathlon Mixed Relay Cup 2017 Nottingham

17 teams announced to battle for British Triathlon Mixed Relay Cup 2017 Nottingham

Thirteen British triathlon quartets have been confirmed to line up on Nottingham’s Victoria Embankment on Saturday 2 September. The teams, made up of two men and two women, will also face competition from four international squads, including World Champions, Australia. Rio 2016 Olympic silver medallist, Jonathan Brownlee will join former ITU Triathlon World Champion, Non […]

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