Welcome to the club, from one miracle football city to another

Welcome to the club, from one miracle football city to another

Leicester has been welcomed to an exclusive club of footballing ‘miracle cities’ by East Midlands neighbour and fellow miracle FC (football city) member, Nottingham. The Leader of Nottingham City Council, Coun Jon Collins, has sent his congratulations on Leicester Football’s Club’s stunning success to Mayor of Leicester Sir Peter Soulsby – along with a copy of […]

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New Lord Mayor and Sheriff take office

New Lord Mayor and Sheriff take office

Nottingham’s two civic dignitaries for the next 12 months have been inaugurated into office. The new Lord Mayor of Nottingham, Councillor Mohammed Saghir, (above), and the new Sheriff of Nottingham, Councillor Jackie Morris, were elected at Nottingham City Council’s annual meeting earlier today. Their election means a switch in roles for the civic dignitaries. Councillor Saghir […]

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Building’s ‘out of this world’ features unveiled at milestone event

Building’s ‘out of this world’ features unveiled at milestone event

A significant milestone in the construction of a £30million Nottingham bioscience building is to be marked this week (Friday 29 April). Innovative designs for a unique solar installation to feature on the building will also be unveiled. Developers, contractors and council leaders will gather to celebrate the final concrete being poured to create the state-of-the-art […]

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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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Radical approach to tackling social inequality and creating jobs in Nottingham

Radical approach to tackling social inequality and creating jobs in Nottingham

Unemployed, NEET (those who aren’t in employment or training) and socially excluded 15-29 year olds in Nottingham will benefit from a new two-year project to help them re-engage with education, training and employment. The £6.8m Nottingham Works project will guarantee support for 2800 marginalised and disadvantaged young people who are at risk of social exclusion […]

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‘Exporting is Great’ roadshow heads to Nottingham

‘Exporting is Great’ roadshow heads to Nottingham

The Exporting is Great campaign roadshow will be stopping off in Nottingham this week to promote a national initiative to inspire 100,000 more businesses to trade overseas by 2020. As part of the East Midlands week-long tour, the 32-tonne Exporting is Great mobile business hub will stop off in Nottingham’s Old Market Square on Thursday 7 April, with international trade advisers from UK […]

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City Council keeping Nottingham citizens satisfied

City Council keeping Nottingham citizens satisfied

Most Nottingham residents continue to be satisfied with the way the City Council runs things and believe the council provides value for money, according to the latest research.   The Citizens’ Survey 2015 shows overall satisfaction with the council stands at 71%, while 62% agree that the council provides value for money.   Satisfaction with […]

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Hundreds of tenants benefit from Nottingham burglary reduction project.

Hundreds of tenants benefit from Nottingham burglary reduction project.

Nottingham City Council’s burglary reduction project has helped make 136 rented homes in the city safer since it started just over 18 months ago. This has been achieved by not only making security improvements but also uncovering a range of problems from damp to fire hazards. The council set up the project in August 2014 […]

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