Crowning glory – Old Market Square gets dressed for the Jubilee

Crowning glory – Old Market Square gets dressed for the Jubilee

Nottingham City Council has partnered with major local employer Capital One, and with Nottingham BID to announce plans to fill the Old Market Square with jubilee colour. From Wednesday 1 June, a replica Coronation crown measuring 4.2m wide x 3.8m high will adorn the front of Nottingham’s Council House. Inspiration for the crown has come […]

Read More

City announces themed exhibition to commemorate Platinum Jubilee

City announces themed exhibition to commemorate Platinum Jubilee

Nottingham City Council has announced the latest event to mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. An exhibition entitled 70 Glorious Years – The Queen in Nottingham will be a large format open-air photographic exhibition staged in Old Market Square between Friday 27 May – Sunday 5 June. A collection of 22 images will celebrate the Queen’s […]

Read More

City announces first events to mark Platinum Jubilee

City announces first events to mark Platinum Jubilee

Events to mark the 70th anniversary of the accession of Queen Elizabeth II to the throne are being planned across the world, and Nottingham is no exception. A series of events, activities, and installations will take place between Thursday 2 – Sunday 5 June across Nottingham that everybody can enjoy over the extended Bank Holiday […]

Read More

Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay to visit Nottingham as full England route revealed

Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay to visit Nottingham as full England route revealed

Wednesday 11 May 2022: The Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay is confirmed to visit Nottingham during its final journey through England this summer, as the full route is revealed. Queen’s Baton Relay route through England revealed Baton will visit the city on Sunday 10 July It will spend 2 days in the East Midlands between […]

Read More

Active Nottingham leisure centres awarded inclusive fitness initiative mark

Active Nottingham leisure centres awarded inclusive fitness initiative mark

Active Nottingham’s Harvey Hadden Sports Village and Clifton Leisure Centre, part of Nottingham City Council, have been awarded the Inclusive Fitness Initiative (IFI) Mark for their facilities, joining Ken Martin Leisure Centre in three of eight centres in the East Midlands and the only centres in Nottingham to have this accreditation. The IFI programme is […]

Read More

Bulwell Riverside Library’s Business & IP Centre formally opens to support start-ups and small businesses.

Bulwell Riverside Library’s Business & IP Centre formally opens to support start-ups and small businesses.

Last week in late-April saw the formal opening of the Business & IP Centre local in Bulwell Riverside library. Additional centres at Beeston, Mansfield Central, Sutton-in-Ashfield libraries will also formally open throughout May and June. At these locations entrepreneurs and business owners can meet with BIPC Advisors to discuss their business and access online reports […]

Read More

City ready to forge ahead with Nottingham Tennis Centre handover

City ready to forge ahead with Nottingham Tennis Centre handover

Nottingham City Council is pleased to announce it is ready to hand over the Nottingham Tennis Centre to the Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) from the end of April. The move follows talks between the City Council and the LTA that began in August 2021 over the future of the Tennis Centre. Public consultation was undertaken […]

Read More

Brand new Ay-UpMarket event celebrates Nottingham’s independent traders

Brand new Ay-UpMarket event celebrates Nottingham’s independent traders

Nottingham City Council, in collaboration with Nottingham Business Improvement District (BID), the organisation behind It’s in Nottingham; is proud to present the first Ay-UpMarket. The three-day event will run in Old Market Square from Friday 25 March to Sunday 27 March and as part of a partnership with the Creative Quarter, the market will also […]

Read More