Archive by category Clean and Green

A focus on community in the St Ann’s Week of Action!

A focus on community in the St Ann’s Week of Action!

A Week of Action will take place in St Ann’s from Monday 26 October to celebrate the neighbourhood and the community that live in the area. There is plenty on offer included Bulb Planting, a Health and Wellbeing Family Fun Day and a Talent Show to showcase the skills of people in St Ann’s. In […]

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Irresponsible Dog Owner? We’re Watching You!

Irresponsible Dog Owner? We’re Watching You!

Nottingham City Council has joined forces with environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy in a bid to reduce dog fouling in key problem areas in the city. The campaign sets its sights on irresponsible dog owners, with recent research showing that dog walkers are more responsible and pick up after their dogs, when they think that […]

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Don’t mess with Sneinton, keep it clean!

Don’t mess with Sneinton, keep it clean!

Partners from across Sneinton are coming together for a ‘Week of Action’ in the area week commencing Monday 19 October. The ‘Week of Action’ will tackle issues raised by the local community and will see a focus on businesses along Sneinton Dale Shopping Area and surrounding streets. The Neighbourhood Action Team, which include officer from […]

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‘Clean Champion’ uncovered in the Arboretum

‘Clean Champion’ uncovered in the Arboretum

A ‘Clean Champion’ has been spotted in the Arboretum tidying up a local playground on Coleville Street. Joshua Piper, aged 12 from the Arboretum, was spotted with two friends clearing up rubbish and polystyrene which had been scattered around the area. Carol Laverick, from Arboretum Residents and Tenants Association, was walking by the area when […]

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Help and advice for students

Help and advice for students

Students in the city will continue to receive helpful tips and advice on a range of environmental, security and safety issues next week as part of the Student Week of Action.  Nottingham City Council, Nottinghamshire Police, Community Protection and representatives from the University of Nottingham and Nottingham Trent University, will be advising students on a […]

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Clean green Nottingham is best of the bunch

Clean green Nottingham is best of the bunch

Nottingham has won its 22nd Gold award in the East Midlands in Bloom competition – along with a special regional award for cleanliness of the city centre. At the awards ceremony at Rutland Water Golf Club near Oakham today: • Nottingham was presented with Gold in the Large City category. • Nottingham BID gained a […]

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APSE Award makes it a hat-trick for Nottingham’s Streetscene Team!

Nottingham City Council’s high profile frontline services have won the APSE Award for Best Service Team for Street Cleansing and Streetscene Services. The award adds to the recent MJ Award win for Best Service Team and the CIWM Clean Britain Award, a fantastic achievement for Nottingham and its Streetscene services. The Association for Public Service […]

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Nottingham City Council installs UK’s first public solar cloth carport

Nottingham City Council installs UK’s first public solar cloth carport

Nottingham City Council has expanded its green credentials further by installing solar panels at the £16m redeveloped Harvey Hadden Sports Village The solar system which has been installed in the main car park will produce 50,846kWh/year (67.2KW Peak power) for consistent year round green energy. The energy generated, which will all be used to power […]

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Council Squeezes Last Drops from Government’s Green Funding Stream

Council Squeezes Last Drops from Government’s Green Funding Stream

Nottingham City Council has secured £5m of Government money to improve the energy efficiency of over 1300 homes, ahead of the funding stream being turned off. The council will use the Green Deal Communities funding to deliver external wall insulation to owner occupier homes in Nobel Road and Lenton Abbey – but it’s likely to […]

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