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Ring Road works ramp up to take advantage of reduced summer traffic

Ring Road works ramp up to take advantage of reduced summer traffic

The Ring Road Improvement Scheme has moved into an intensive phase of activity at Crown Island and its junctions with Middleton Boulevard, Wollaton Road and Western Boulevard. The Crown Island works are the latest stage of the £16.2m Ring Road project to reduce congestion and delays and improve journey time reliability on this strategically important […]

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Artist creates special walks for Nottingham Castle and Newstead Abbey this summer, inspired by The Grand Tour.

Artist creates special walks for Nottingham Castle and Newstead Abbey this summer, inspired by The Grand Tour.

The Grand Tour is the formative cultural experience of the 18th century traveller – made modern day. It invites you to view the treasures of Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire through the eyes of today’s leading artists, in a partnership of Nottingham Contemporary, Chatsworth, Derby Museums and The Harley Gallery, together with Experience Nottinghamshire and Visit Peak […]

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We’ve got lots to keep children and teenagers entertained all summer long

We’ve got lots to keep children and teenagers entertained all summer long

The summer break is here and Nottingham City Council has organised events to give children and teenagers exciting activities and rewarding experiences every week of the school summer holidays. Some are part of an enhanced programme for the summer period but many of the activities are actually run all year round by Nottingham City Council’s […]

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New Nottingham teachers to be honoured at a special awards ceremony

New Nottingham teachers to be honoured at a special awards ceremony

Newly Qualified Teachers who have completed their one-year induction in schools across the city were celebrating at an awards event earlier this week. Nottingham City Council held its first ever end-of-year presentation evening for the 181 NQTs. It’s now onwards and upwards as they progress into full-time positions as first year teachers. Pat and Sarah […]

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Join the fun at Southglade Park Live!

Join the fun at Southglade Park Live!

Southglade Park will play host to a fantastic free family fun day on Thursday 30 July from 12 – 4pm. The Park, near Ridgeway, Southglade Road, Gala Way and Parkview Road, will be transformed with over 50 stalls and exciting activities taking place for the whole family to enjoy. There will be free activities, giveaways […]

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The Beach is back!

Nottingham’s Old Market Square will once again being transformed into an urban beach, from Thursday 23 July– Tuesday 1 September 2015. The Beach attracts thousands of families, visitors and tourists from across Britain to the city and offers local people the chance to enjoy the seaside without leaving Nottingham. Now in its seventh year, the […]

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Parklives brings summer of free fun to Nottingham

Parklives brings summer of free fun to Nottingham

Nottingham parents and their purses will be spared this summer as Nottingham ParkLives launches hundreds of new free summer activity sessions in local parks, with families encouraged to try their hand at everything from Zumba to Tai Chi. With different activity types to try entirely free of charge, this is one summer outing that won’t […]

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