Archive by category Business development

Nottingham’s Broad Marsh and Island Quarter showcased at national investor forum

Nottingham’s Broad Marsh and Island Quarter  showcased at national investor forum

Nottingham’s Broad Marsh and The Island Quarter have been showcased at a national forum this week as two of the most significant city centre development sites in the UK. UKREiiF, the UK’s Real Estate Investment and Infrastructure Forum in Leeds this week, brought together thousands of investors, funders and developers looking for new opportunities across […]

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Bulwell Riverside Library’s Business & IP Centre formally opens to support start-ups and small businesses.

Bulwell Riverside Library’s Business & IP Centre formally opens to support start-ups and small businesses.

Last week in late-April saw the formal opening of the Business & IP Centre local in Bulwell Riverside library. Additional centres at Beeston, Mansfield Central, Sutton-in-Ashfield libraries will also formally open throughout May and June. At these locations entrepreneurs and business owners can meet with BIPC Advisors to discuss their business and access online reports […]

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CityFibre celebrates latest milestone in Nottingham’s Full Fibre rollout

CityFibre celebrates latest milestone in Nottingham’s Full Fibre rollout

Internet users across Nottingham are now able to connect their homes and businesses to the best digital infrastructure available thanks to progress made by CityFibre, the UK’s largest independent full fibre platform. CityFibre has now made the majority of homes in the Wollaton area of the city ‘ready for service’, which means residents can choose […]

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Brand new Ay-UpMarket event celebrates Nottingham’s independent traders

Brand new Ay-UpMarket event celebrates Nottingham’s independent traders

Nottingham City Council, in collaboration with Nottingham Business Improvement District (BID), the organisation behind It’s in Nottingham; is proud to present the first Ay-UpMarket. The three-day event will run in Old Market Square from Friday 25 March to Sunday 27 March and as part of a partnership with the Creative Quarter, the market will also […]

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£4m funding boost extends business support hub until next summer

£4m funding boost extends business support hub until next summer

Close to £4m of additional funding has been secured to support small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) across Nottingham and the wider area. The D2N2 Growth Hub has received the money from the Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities, which will see it extended from 1 April this year to 30 June 2023. Working across the […]

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Council set to adopt bold plan for city’s bright future

Council set to adopt bold plan for city’s bright future

Nottingham City Council is set to adopt an Economic Recovery and Renewal Plan for the city which aims to improve Nottingham’s prosperity and local people’s prospects. As one of the partners of the Nottingham Growth Board, the City Council has been working with key local businesses, educational institutions, public sector organisations and One Nottingham to […]

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100 job vacancies welcomed at new HM Revenue and Customs Nottingham hub

100 job vacancies welcomed at new HM Revenue and Customs Nottingham hub

A major new office developed as part of the regeneration of Nottingham’s Southside area has started recruitment. The Unity Square development close to Nottingham Station is the new regional headquarters for HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) and its customer services hub is on the lookout for people considering a career in customer service or administration. […]

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Government grant scheme to help local hospitality and leisure businesses

Government grant scheme to help local hospitality and leisure businesses

Nottingham City Council stands ready to administer a new Government grant scheme to support local hospitality and leisure businesses which are struggling since the emergence of the Omicron strain of Covid and associated restrictions. The Chancellor has today announced that additional support will be available for businesses who have been impacted by the Omicron variant. […]

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