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Ring Road improvements continue with full Crown Island junction works set to start

Ring Road improvements continue with full Crown Island junction works set to start

Following preparatory works the full programme of roadworks on Crown Island will start on 15th June 2015 at its junction with Middleton Boulevard, Wollaton Road and Western Boulevard. The Crown Island works are the latest stage of the £16.2m Ring Road project to reduce congestion and delays and improve journey time reliability on this strategically […]

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Boost for city’s Creative Quarter as work starts on junction improvements

Boost for city’s Creative Quarter as work starts on junction improvements

The next stage in a massive investment by Nottingham City Council to support economic growth will see work start on more transport improvements in the city’s Creative Quarter on Sunday (14 June). This latest part of the city’s multi-million pound infrastructure upgrade involves improvements for pedestrians and renewed road surfaces at the junction of Manvers […]

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Tram works in Clifton and Lenton starting

Tram works in Clifton and Lenton starting

Between Sunday June14th and Monday June 22nd, tram contractors will be carrying out track finishing and remedial works in Clifton. As a result, Southchurch Drive will be closed between Donington Road and Green Lane, with signed diversions in place. There will also be one-way traffic on Southchurch Drive between Farnborough Road and Donington Road; on […]

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Paul Southby appointed as Chair for new Place Marketing Organisation

Paul Southby appointed as Chair for new Place Marketing Organisation

Paul Southby has been appointed Chairman of the board of Marketing Nottingham & Nottinghamshire, the new Place Marketing Organisation (PMO) created to promote inward investment, tourism and business events in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire, effective immediately.  The new PMO will combine Experience Nottinghamshire, Invest in Nottingham and Nottingham Means Business into one company, with the objective […]

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Broxtowe bungalows built by Broxtowe people are more than just bricks and mortar

Broxtowe bungalows built by Broxtowe people are more than just bricks and mortar

When tenants move into the latest homes to be built as part of Nottingham City Council’s and Nottingham City Homes’ new council housing scheme, they will be able to celebrate with some of the local people, apprentices, tradespeople and the local social enterprise organisation who have built their new homes. Since September 2014 Nottingham City […]

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Announcement of architect and exhibition designer for £24 million Nottingham Castle transformation

Announcement of architect and exhibition designer for £24 million Nottingham Castle transformation

Work to establish Nottingham Castle as a world class heritage destination takes a major step forward today with the announcement of Purcell UK as the project architects and Casson Mann as the exhibition designers. These specialist suppliers will now commence work on finalising the detailed plans that the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) requires before assessing […]

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Business leaders briefed on regeneration changing the face of Nottingham

Business leaders briefed on regeneration changing the face of Nottingham

Business leaders from across the city attended a special seminar opened by council leader Jon Collins and deputy leader Graham Chapman today (Thursday 19th March). The seminar was designed to provide an overview of opportunities stemming from a host of Strategic Regeneration Projects which are due to change the face of the city. “We wanted […]

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