Archive by category Business development

Local small businesses learn from the masters of digital marketing

Local small businesses learn from the masters of digital marketing

A free breakfast meeting aims to help small and medium sized businesses across Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire increase their use of digital marketing and increase their return on investment. The free event on Wednesday 8 March, aimed at SMEs and being delivered by Nottingham City Council and the D2N2 Growth Hub in partnership with Hallam Internet, […]

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Shoppers urged to make a big difference on Small Business Saturday

Shoppers urged to make a big difference on Small Business Saturday

It’s Small Business Saturday on 3 December and Nottingham’s Christmas shoppers are being urged to support independent city businesses and enjoy a more fulfilling shopping experience. Small Business Saturday is a national grass roots, not-for-profit campaign that encourages people up and down the country to go out and support small businesses in their communities on […]

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Nottingham is China’s ‘sister city of the year’

Nottingham is China’s ‘sister city of the year’

Today (Friday 11 November) Nottingham City Council will be awarded the ‘sister city of year’ by the Chinese Government for the links the city has developed with Ningbo, China. The Nottingham-Ningbo relationship was chosen by the Chinese People’s Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries as the ‘sister city relations of the year’ because of the […]

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Nottingham delegation joins PM in India

Nottingham delegation joins PM in India

A delegation from Nottingham is in Delhi to develop trade and investment opportunities as part of the UK Government’s trade visit to India. Nottingham has been building trade and investment bridges with India for the past three years, working closely with the Indian business community and UK Government. Nottingham delegates attended the UK India Tech […]

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Nottingham’s tourism hotspots on the world map with new walking trail

Nottingham’s tourism hotspots on the world map with new walking trail

Nottingham’s leading tourism highlights and attractions are to be showcased in a brand new self-guided walking trail that has been created to help visitors discover the key points of interest around the city centre in one easy-to-follow guide. The free Nottingham Trail, created by Nottingham City Council and Marketing Nottingham and Nottinghamshire, features audio guides, […]

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Midlands Engine revs up to bring more jobs and growth to the region

Midlands Engine revs up to bring more jobs and growth to the region

A new Midlands investment hub, overseas trade missions and extra government funding will see the Midlands Engine firing on all cylinders. Addressing business leaders and decision makers at the Midlands Engine Summit today (Monday 4 July), Business Minister Anna Soubry will announce further support to boost growth in the region and help the Midlands Engine […]

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Alfreton Road grant scheme launched for improvements 

Alfreton Road grant scheme launched for improvements 

Business owners and managers on Alfreton Road are being invited to a drop-in session on Thursday 19 May to discuss a new £50,000 grant scheme to improve the look of the street. The City Council is launching a new grants scheme for businesses to improve the appearance of their properties on Alfreton Road. The council […]

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Hear from Nottingham’s independent energy sector

Hear from Nottingham’s independent energy sector

Local leaders in the independent energy sector are to share their knowledge and expertise at a special free event next week. Independent organisations play an important role in improving competition in the energy market which in turn creates better outcomes for consumers.   Nottingham is a leading city in the independent energy sector; The Clean Tech […]

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