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Plenty of fun for the children this Easter holiday

Plenty of fun for the children this Easter holiday

Nottingham City Council Children’s Centres are gearing up for a host of events to keep the little ones entertained over the Easter holidays. There’ll be something for all the family including Easter egg hunts and Frozen-themed parties. There are 18 Children’s Centres across the city and they offer a range of free services and activities […]

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Major improvement works on Beckhampton Road set to finish

Major improvement works on Beckhampton Road set to finish

The final phase of road safety and maintenance works to improve the Elmbridge shopping area on Beckhampton Road will start on April 7th and continue until April 21st.  Road Safety has been improved with new pedestrian crossings at Southglade and Robin Hood Primary schools, additional double yellow lines added to improve visibility and reduce congestion, […]

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Winners of Floral Trail Design Competition Announced

Winners of Floral Trail Design Competition Announced

Two local school children’s designs of a pair of theatre masks and a teddy bear have been chosen as the winners of this year’s Floral Trail design competition organised by Nottingham City Council’s Nottingham in Bloom team and the Nottingham Business Improvement District (BID). The fun theatre masks idea was conceived by Mille Fenton, age […]

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Rachel aiming to get Nottingham young people to Bite the Ballot

Rachel aiming to get Nottingham young people to Bite the Ballot

Bite the Ballot, the national campaign encouraging more young people to vote, has appointed a new. Community Engagement Officer for Nottingham in partnership with the City Council. For the next six months, Rachel Armitage will be busy educating, engaging and empowering 16-24 year olds in the city so they can influence the decisions that affect […]

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Adding a splash of colour to our neighbourhoods!

Adding a splash of colour to our neighbourhoods!

Nottingham City Council is working with Nottingham City Homes to brighten up Independent Living Schemes across the city. A number of landscape improvements will be made to six schemes across the city as part of the Greener Designs Project. Designs for the areas have been decided through consultation with residents living in the schemes, and […]

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Call goes out for tram name suggestions

Call goes out for tram name suggestions

NET customers and local residents are being asked to suggest possible names for the latest trams which will be joining Nottingham’s expanding network. When Nottingham’s original 15-strong fleet was unveiled 11 years ago, each vehicle was named after people famously associated with the city and well-known community campaigners following suggestions made by the local public. […]

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