Archive by category Broadmarsh

Skateboarding space to form part of Broad Marsh redevelopment

Skateboarding space to form part of Broad Marsh redevelopment

Plans have been unveiled to create a skateboarding area as part of the huge changes under way to reimagine the Broad Marsh area. The project, announced in the week of International Go Skateboarding Day (Tuesday 21), is a collaboration between Nottingham City Council, Skate Nottingham and Skateboard GB. It is planned for Sussex Street and […]

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Landmark building wins major award

Landmark building wins major award

The development of the new Broad Marsh Car Park, Bus Station and Central Library building has won a major construction industry award. The £50m project was winner of the Integration and Collaborative Working Award and came runner-up in the Building Project of the Year at the East Midlands Construction Excellence Awards. The awards are recognised […]

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New route through Broad Marsh site opens up new opportunities

New route through Broad Marsh site opens up new opportunities

A new pedestrian route is to be opened up across the demolished section of the former Broadmarsh shopping centre, showing fresh progress for an area of the city that’s undergoing huge change. The route will provide uninterrupted open air access between the Southside of the city into the city centre for the first time since […]

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First coach services run from ‘fabulous’ new Broad Marsh Bus Station

First coach services run from ‘fabulous’ new Broad Marsh Bus Station

Coach services began running from Nottingham’s new Broad Marsh Bus Station today (June 14). National Express have moved their services from the temporary stops on Station Street which were in place while the new facility was developed, and into the bright, modern facility on Canal Street. The first coach to use the new bus station […]

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All aboard! First coach services run from new Broad Marsh Bus Station next week

All aboard! First coach services run from new Broad Marsh Bus Station next week

Coach services are to start operating from the new Broad Marsh bus station from next week, it can be announced. National Express have finished fitting out their customer service centre inside the new building and are ready to move their services from the temporary location on Station Street into the modern facility on Canal Street […]

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Approval for new Central Library will see work start within months

Approval for new Central Library will see work start within months

Councillors have today (Tuesday 24 May) approved plans for work to get underway on Nottingham’s new Central Library in July, creating a landmark development at the heart of the city’s regenerated Southside. The replacement for the old Central Library on Angel Row will be ready to open to the public next summer after the work […]

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Turning exciting Broad Marsh vision into reality

Turning exciting Broad Marsh vision into reality

The transformation of the Broad Marsh site is taking a step forward with plans to appoint experts to support the next stage of turning an exciting vision into reality. The site of the former shopping centre presents a unique opportunity for the city to create something special, with a vision for how it could change […]

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What a bright idea! New car park, bus station and Central Library powered by the sun

What a bright idea! New car park, bus station and Central Library powered by the sun

An installation of 720 solar panels on the roof of the new state-of-the-art Broad Marsh Car Park, Bus Station and Central Library is helping to power the building and support Nottingham’s carbon neutral targets. The array of panels and a host of other smart technology mean the building is playing its part in Nottingham’s ambition […]

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Work set to begin fitting out new Central Library this summer

Work set to begin fitting out new Central Library this summer

Work set to begin fitting out new Central Library this summer Nottingham City Council has announced plans for the £10.5m fit-out of the city’s new Central Library and for it to be ready to open to the public next summer. The development is part of the building that houses the new Broad Marsh Car Park […]

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Top marks! Council car parks commended for highest safety standards

Top marks! Council car parks commended for highest safety standards

Nottingham’s Council-run car parks have received a national award for high safety standards and the reassurance they provide to the public. All 21 of the City Council’s off-street facilities have been handed Park Mark status, which is issued by the British Parking Association on behalf of the police. Its primary focus is preventing crime and […]

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