Archive by category Transport

Transformation of the roads around the Broadmarsh area will support 3,000 jobs

Transformation of the roads around the Broadmarsh area will support 3,000 jobs

More details about proposals to transform the streets in the Broadmarsh area of Nottingham which will support the area’s regeneration and help to create thousands of jobs are being announced today (Monday 25 April). The planned changes – initially outlined in December 2015 as part of an announcement to transform the Broadmarsh area of the […]

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Nottingham shortlisted for European Mobility Week Award

Nottingham shortlisted for European Mobility Week Award

Nottingham is one of ten authorities across Europe shortlisted for a prestigious European Union award for encouraging people to choose greener ways to travel. The winner of the European Mobility Week Award 2015 will be announced at an award ceremony on April 20 in Brussels, Belgium. The award focuses on local authority activities to coax […]

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Ring Road scheme complete!

Ring Road scheme complete!

Works on one of Nottingham’s busiest roads have now finished. The £16.2m Ring Road Improvement scheme, which has improved traffic flows and facilities for cyclists and pedestrians, started on July 1 2013, funded with £12.8m from the he Department for Transport and £3.4m from the City Council. The result of the improvements include new, safer […]

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Roadworks affecting concerts at the Nottingham Motorpoint Arena in April

Roadworks affecting concerts at the Nottingham Motorpoint Arena in April

Anyone driving to the Nottingham Arena for events in April should allow extra time for their car journey due to essential works taking place near the venue. Severn Trent works are underway until 22 April to connect a new development to the mains on Belward Street to the west of the venue and emergency repairs […]

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Progressing the Western Cycle superhighway

Progressing the Western Cycle superhighway

Work to build the city’s new cycle superhighway ‘Western Corridor’ Section 1 from Palatine Street to Haslam Street continues it’s next phase on Tuesday March 29 and will be completed by May 6 2016. The Nottingham Cycle City Ambition Programme (NCCAP) is funded by the D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership, which approved the £6.1m funding on […]

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Concessionary changes to the Nottingham – Derby red arrow bus service

Concessionary changes to the Nottingham – Derby red arrow bus service

Free travel for concessionary card holders will cease on the Trent Barton red arrow service from Nottingham to Derby on April 1. Concessionary card holders will still be able to enjoy free bus travel from Nottingham to Derby, by choosing to use other frequent services such as Trent Barton’s indigo and i4 services and the […]

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Change to direction of traffic as part of Station Street improvements

Change to direction of traffic as part of Station Street improvements

The direction of traffic on Trent Street and Station Street will change from Wednesday (23 March) as Nottingham City Council’s £1.375m Station Street improvements reach the next phase. The improvements are progressing along Station Street, which along with Trent Street will become one way to improve the flow of traffic around the station. Vehicles will […]

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Easylink – making the City more accessible!

Easylink – making the City more accessible!

Nottingham City Council and Nottinghamshire County Council have launched a new and accessible network of Easylink buses for people who may struggle using existing local bus and tram services. Easylink is operated by Nottingham Community Transport and provides a door to door service, from 8am to 7pm Monday to Friday, travelling anywhere up to ten […]

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