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New dawn for Nottingham taxi services

New dawn for Nottingham taxi services

A bright new era for taxi services is dawning in Nottingham, as plans to ‘green’ the fleet and make the service a customer-friendly part of the city’s world-class transport network get underway. Nottingham City Council’s Taxi Strategy was launched this year to modernise the taxi fleet and improve the customer offer, not just around comfort […]

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intu reveals new fly through video of the proposed intu Broadmarsh redevelopment

intu reveals new fly through video of the proposed intu Broadmarsh redevelopment

A fly through video of the proposed redevelopment at intu Broadmarsh has been revealed today (20 Sept), giving shoppers a taste of what the centre could look like following its transformation. The video will give customers a closer look at what they might be able to expect from the new look centre following the planned redevelopment.

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Moment of Joy as demolition of Broadmarsh car park gets underway

Moment of Joy as demolition of Broadmarsh car park gets underway

It’s the moment that will ultimately see one of Nottingham’s most unloved landmarks consigned to history – the start of the demolition of Broadmarsh Car Park. And Joy Rice from Bulwell has been chosen as the lucky resident to wield the sledgehammer to kick off the demolition, on Monday 18 September. The City Council ran […]

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Nottingham first to adopt revolutionary housing approach 

Nottingham first to adopt revolutionary housing approach 

Ten homes in Sneinton have been selected as part of a UK first pilot to radically improve older houses using energy saving and energy generation measures.  Proposed improvements will make the residents of these homes ultra-low energy consumers, dramatically reducing household energy bills and making homes warmer. Nottingham City Homes (NCH), the Arms Length Management […]

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Another city centre demolition to take place as Nottingham regeneration progresses

Another city centre demolition to take place as Nottingham regeneration progresses

While the news of the upcoming Broadmarsh redevelopment has captured the city’s imagination, demolition has begun just up the road at Unity Square. The site, opposite Nottingham Train Station and next door to Castle Rock Brewery, was previously a car park with shops and will offer a ‘mixed use’ redevelopment of the site. Sladen Estates […]

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Win the chance to swing your very own sledgehammer at Broadmarsh Car Park

Win the chance to swing your very own sledgehammer at Broadmarsh Car Park

Nottingham City Council is offering a Nottingham resident the chance to be the first person to take a swing at the Broadmarsh Car Park when it closes for demolition – with their very own engraved sledgehammer. Broadmarsh Car Park and Bus Station will close in early July, with demolition beginning shortly afterwards, as part of […]

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Unloved Nottingham landmark to be consigned to history

Unloved Nottingham landmark to be consigned to history

The days are numbered for a Nottingham eyesore which most local people will be pleased to see the back of and turned into a key part of the city centre’s transformation. Councillors at the City Council’s Executive Board meeting earlier today (Thursday 1 June) gave the go-ahead for the Broadmarsh car park to be demolished […]

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End in sight – and new plans – for Broadmarsh car park and bus station

End in sight – and new plans – for Broadmarsh car park and bus station

Councillors are set to approve plans to demolish the Broadmarsh car park to make way for a brand new development. The City Council’s Executive Board, meeting next Thursday (June 1), will be told that demolishing and rebuilding the current car park is a better – and in the long-term cheaper – option than refurbishing it. […]

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Nottingham City Council wins prestigious UK Housing Award

Nottingham City Council wins prestigious UK Housing Award

Last night (26 April) Nottingham City Council were named Outstanding Strategic Local Authority of the Year at The UK Housing Awards. The awards, organised by the Chartered Institute of Housing and Inside Housing, recognise the ingenuity, creativity, passion and hard work of housing organisations across the UK. The judging panel considers the strategic role of […]

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Queens Drive set for essential road resurfacing

Queens Drive set for essential road resurfacing

Nottingham City Council will soon be carrying out planned resurfacing work on Queens Drive to ensure it remains safe for all road users. The work will be carried out in two phases and will take place outside normal working hours to minimise disruption. Phase one will be taking place on the inbound lanes between Clifton […]

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