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Book a date with Nottingham City Libraries for National Libraries Day

Book a date with Nottingham City Libraries for National Libraries Day

Nottingham City Council is gearing up to launch a week-long series of special activities celebrating what libraries can offer to all age groups and interests. Timed to coincide with National Libraries Day on 7 February, libraries across Nottingham are also asking residents and visitors to tell them what they love about their local library. Libraries […]

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Design your way on to the floral trail

Design your way on to the floral trail

A competition has been launched to give children and young people in Nottingham the opportunity to design two new sculptures for the city’s popular Floral Trail. The award-winning scheme, which aims to make Nottingham as attractive a place as possible over the summer months to encourage more people to visit, is organised by Nottingham City […]

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Nottingham Castle Open 2014 prize winners announced!

Nottingham Castle Open 2014 prize winners announced!

The selection panel and sponsors of the Nottingham Open Exhibition 2014, an annual celebration of the best artistic talent in the East and West Midlands, has announced the winning artists of this year’s competition. The Awards were made this weekend at the exhibition’s packed and exciting Closing Ceremony. The selection panel of three independent judges […]

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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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