Builders open the batting at cricket community project

Builders open the batting at cricket community project

Groundwork has started at the Meadows Recreation Ground in Nottingham’s Victoria Embankment – the site of a new cricket pavilion benefiting local communities. The project will see the development of a brand new dedicated cricket clubhouse on the recreation ground – and is being delivered by nearly 50 local partners who are giving time, services […]

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New Chair Appointed at One Nottingham

New Chair Appointed at One Nottingham

At the latest One Nottingham meeting Jane Todd was appointed as the new chair of the One Nottingham Board. Jane will take over the role from Councillor David Mellen, who has held the position for almost five years Jane is a former Chief Executive of Nottingham City Council, until her retirement due to ill health […]

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Response to damage in cemetery

Response to damage in cemetery

Following reports on Sunday morning, Nottinghamshire Police became aware of vandalism in Highwood Cemetery, Bulwell, with damage to memorials and their surroundings, affecting predominantly the graves of Muslims. This has been distressing to those whose loved ones are buried in the cemetery. Police investigations are at an early stage but the incident has been recorded […]

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Visitors bowled over as Nottingham hosts trio of international events

Visitors bowled over as Nottingham hosts trio of international events

Nottingham is basking in the international spotlight this week thanks to a succession of major international events. After Monday’s victory in the Aegon Open Nottingham ATP for rising young Croatian star Ana Konjuh, 17, in the women’s final, the Men’s event starts on Saturday with its later stages already a sell-out success, while tomorrow (Wednesday) […]

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Rogue landlord fined

Rogue landlord fined

A Nottingham landlord has been fined almost £9,000 for putting the lives of his tenants in danger. Irfan Tariq, aged 43, of Ringwood Crescent, Wollaton, had placed 12 international students and two restaurant workers at a property in Carlton Road, Sneinton, but following intervention from Nottingham City Council’s safer housing team they all had to […]

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