Archive by category Public Transport

Nottingham City Council wins prestigious Ashden Award

Nottingham City Council wins prestigious Ashden Award

Nottingham City Council’s pioneering scheme to transform the city by funding greener transport through a Workplace Parking Levy has jointly won the 2017 Ashden Award for Clean Air in Towns and Cities. Thanks to the scheme, public transport usage in the city has increased by almost five million journeys a year since April 2013 and […]

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Unloved Nottingham landmark to be consigned to history

Unloved Nottingham landmark to be consigned to history

The days are numbered for a Nottingham eyesore which most local people will be pleased to see the back of and turned into a key part of the city centre’s transformation. Councillors at the City Council’s Executive Board meeting earlier today (Thursday 1 June) gave the go-ahead for the Broadmarsh car park to be demolished […]

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End in sight – and new plans – for Broadmarsh car park and bus station

End in sight – and new plans – for Broadmarsh car park and bus station

Councillors are set to approve plans to demolish the Broadmarsh car park to make way for a brand new development. The City Council’s Executive Board, meeting next Thursday (June 1), will be told that demolishing and rebuilding the current car park is a better – and in the long-term cheaper – option than refurbishing it. […]

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Section of Carrington Street to close as substation works take place

Section of Carrington Street to close as substation works take place

The section of Carrington Street between Canal Street and Collin Street will close on Wednesday 24 May for approximately two weeks as works take place by Western Power to remove and relocate an electrical substation. The removal of the substation requires a deep excavation in the pavement and roadspace is needed to safely and completely […]

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Nottingham from the Air

Nottingham from the Air

Due to its enormous popularity Nottingham City Council is extending the stunning outdoor exhibition of aerial photographs on Station Street until 18 June. The photos – including images of Nottingham Castle, Goose Fair, the Old Market Square and Nottingham Forest’s City Ground – will form part of the acclaimed Britain from the Air exhibition of […]

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New L2 Bus Service to Strelley, Bilborough, Wollaton and the Queen’s Medical Centre replaces W3 and L33

New L2 Bus Service to Strelley, Bilborough, Wollaton and the Queen’s Medical Centre replaces W3 and L33

From Tuesday (2 May) two bus services will be merging to create an improved service to Nottingham Business Park and Glaisdale Parkway Industrial area The new LocalLink L2 bus service combines parts of both the WorkLink W3 and LocalLink L33 bus services and will also provide a new daytime service to the Woodhouse Park housing […]

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