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Warmer benefits all round

Warmer benefits all round

There’s warming news for tenants as work begins on three of Nottingham’s large tower blocks to help make the flats more energy efficient, easier to heat and warmer for residents. Part of the Greener HousiNG initiative led by Nottingham City Council in partnership with Nottingham City Homes, it aims to reduce energy use and to […]

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Nottingham to host Friends Life Tour of Britain stage finish on Friday 11 September

Nottingham to host Friends Life Tour of Britain stage finish on Friday 11 September

Nottingham will host another major cycling event as it prepares to welcome the Friends Life Tour of Britain this autumn. Residents and visitors to the city will get the chance to experience professional cycling first-hand as the world’s cycling elite come to Nottingham. Nottingham adds the Tour of Britain to its calendar of cycling events, […]

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Nottingham Castle’s Fine Art Collection inspires young artists

Nottingham Castle’s Fine Art Collection inspires young artists

Three young artists will present their personal responses to Nottingham Castle Museum & Art Gallery’s Fine Art Painting collection in a special exhibition entitled ‘Search The Collection’. The exhibition will be open to the public from 28 – 29 March in the Castle’s Long Gallery. The artists, all with links to Nottingham, have been commissioned […]

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Come and get creative at Nottingham Castle ‘Invent and Build’

Come and get creative at Nottingham Castle ‘Invent and Build’

Illuminate, Nottingham Museum’s young arts collective, presents ‘Invent and Build’, a range of family friendly activities inspired by the Richard Slee and John Plowman exhibitions on Sunday 22 March in the Long Gallery at Nottingham Castle from 11am-3pm. The activities draw inspiration from Plowman’s repetitive design drawings and Slee’s playful object abstraction. Visitors can take […]

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Floral Trail Design Competition Entries – Vote for your favourite

Floral Trail Design Competition Entries – Vote for your favourite

Almost 200 entries have been received for this year’s Floral Trail design competition and the organisers, Nottingham City Council’s Nottingham in Bloom team and the Nottingham Business Improvement District (BID), have shortlisted seven of the designs: a radio, a camera, a paintbrush, a teddy bear, theatre masks, headphones and sunglasses. Members of the public are […]

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Ground-breaking jobs and growth deal sought by council and business leaders

Ground-breaking jobs and growth deal sought by council and business leaders

Council leaders from Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire and business leaders from the D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) are heading to London today (17 March) to open discussions with Whitehall to begin to negotiate a ground-breaking devolution deal for powers that will give local people and local businesses more influence over the things that make our economy […]

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