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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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Feliciano Lopez confirmed to play Aegon Open Nottingham ATP event

Feliciano Lopez confirmed to play Aegon Open Nottingham ATP event

The Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) has confirmed that the world No. 12 Feliciano Lopez will play at the Aegon Open Nottingham ATP event in June. Click here to purchase tickets for the ATP Men’s event. The Spanish player, who made the final of the Aegon Championships at The Queen’s Club last year and also won […]

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Announcement of architect and exhibition designer for £24 million Nottingham Castle transformation

Announcement of architect and exhibition designer for £24 million Nottingham Castle transformation

Work to establish Nottingham Castle as a world class heritage destination takes a major step forward today with the announcement of Purcell UK as the project architects and Casson Mann as the exhibition designers. These specialist suppliers will now commence work on finalising the detailed plans that the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) requires before assessing […]

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Making the past work harder for Nottingham’s future

Making the past work harder for Nottingham’s future

 A new heritage strategy to pull together efforts to capitalise on Nottingham’s richly historic past and make its heritage contribute even more to its future development was launched this week (26th March). The strategy sets out aims and ambitions for the city over the next 10 to 15 years, to show how Nottingham’s unique history […]

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Over 1,300 complaints made about privately rented housing in Nottingham

Over 1,300 complaints made about privately rented housing in Nottingham

Over 1,300 complaints and representations have been made about housing conditions in Nottingham’s private rented sector this year, according to latest figures released by the City Council. A total of 1,310 reports have been made to the Council so far in 2014/15, already an increase of more than 50% on 2008/09. Dangerous electrical wiring, cockroach […]

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