New Central Library plans approved for Broadmarsh

Plans to enable a new Central Library to be included in the Broadmarsh Car Park development have been approved by Nottingham City Council’s Planning Committee. The Planning Committee approved adapted plans for the new Broadmarsh Car Park building to accommodate space for the new Central Library. The plans follow a public consultation which highlighted overwhelming […]

Overwhelming public support for a Central Library in the Broadmarsh area

The results of a consultation by Nottingham City Council has identified that 85% of people would like to see a new library located in the revamped Broadmarsh area – many seeing it as a fantastic addition to the emerging new site. The consultation, answered by over 1,500 people, was overwhelmingly in support of a new, […]

Could Broadmarsh be the home for a new Central Library for Nottingham?

Nottingham City Council wants people’s views on an exciting new proposal to develop a modern Central Library in the revamped Broadmarsh Area. The proposal includes creating Britain’s best children’s library and plans to ensure that the people of Nottingham can enjoy a Central Library fit for future generations. After successfully creating better libraries in neighbourhoods […]

Next step for Broadmarsh regeneration

Councillors will be asked next week to agree to move ahead with the construction of the new Broadmarsh Car Park and Bus Station. The new, modern car park with integrated bus station and retail units is an essential part of the wider Broadmarsh programme, which will deliver significant regeneration on the southern side of the […]

Broadmarsh road improvements to take place over summer

Roadworks will take place in the Broadmarsh area over the summer as part of the Broadmarsh redevelopment programme. Starting at the beginning of June and lasting approximately four months, major improvement works will take place on Collin Street and Middle Hill to replace a waterproof membrane under both roads, which sit above part of intu […]

Broadmarsh East Car Park to close to make way for City Hub

Nottingham City Council have announced today that Broadmarsh East Car Park will close on Friday 18 May, to enable the site to be prepared for handover to Nottingham College in early June. Nottingham College will construct a £58m building, which will host around 2,000 students a year and will include a café, training restaurant, performance […]

Plans approved for two new developments as new Broadmarsh area starts to take shape

Planning permission has been granted for the proposed Broadmarsh Car Park and Bus Station development and Nottingham College’s new City Hub. The new developments were approved at Nottingham City Council’s Planning Committee today and form key parts of the proposed £250m redevelopment of the Broadmarsh area of the city. The new car park and bus […]

Car and Bus diversions for Broadmarsh Bridge removal confirmed

The road and bus diversions for the Broadmarsh Car Park bridge removals have been confirmed. Collin Street and Maid Marian Way southbound at its junction with Friar Lane, heading towards Collin Street, will be closed on Friday 5 and Saturday 6 January from 8pm, reopening at 8am the following day. The diversion for cars will […]

Overnight Collin Street closures to remove Broadmarsh pedestrian bridges

The New Year will see the removal of the two footbridges above Collin Street connecting intu Broadmarsh with what remains of the Broadmarsh car park. The removal of the bridges will mean that Collin Street will be closed on the nights of Friday 5 and Saturday 6 January. One bridge will be taken down each […]

Designs for the redevelopment of Broadmarsh Car Park and Bus Station unveiled

Redevelopment proposals for the Broadmarsh car park and bus station are moving forward, as the scheme has now been submitted for planning approval. As demolition of the existing car park continues, and hot on the heels of the plans for Nottingham College’s City Hub, the designs of the new Broadmarsh bus station and car park […]