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Should the A453 be named?

Should the A453 be named?

Nottingham City Council, along with Rushcliffe Borough Council and North West Leicestershire District Council, are considering a proposal to name the A453. The A453 is nearing the end of a £150million improvement scheme by the Highways Agency and if the proposals go ahead, the new name could tie in with the opening of the new […]

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City rides high as big wheel returns

City rides high as big wheel returns

As tall as Nelson’s Column at the dizzy height of nearly 60 metres, the ‘Wheel of Nottingham’ opens to the public on 31 January and will offer breathtaking views over Nottingham’s Old Market Square and beyond. The attraction will be a spectacular addition to the range of cultural activities and entertainment planned for the city’s […]

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Stop the rot: City Council backs new hard hitting New Year stop smoking campaign

Stop the rot: City Council backs new hard hitting New Year stop smoking campaign

Nottingham City Council is taking part in the new Public Health England campaign to encourage smokers to quit the habit in the new year, which focuses on the health harms of roll up cigarettes in particular. The campaign is being launched on Monday 29 December, and features hard-hitting new adverts show a hand-rolled cigarette with […]

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Nottingham bioscience facility plans take important step forward

Nottingham bioscience facility plans take important step forward

Plans for a new state-of-the-art life science incubator facility have taken an important step forward this week with the approval of planning permission for the scheme by Nottingham City Council. This is the latest key step towards developing the new bioscience facility on brownfield land bounded by Lower Parliament Street, Pennyfoot Street and Plough Lane […]

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