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Robson among 10 Brits handed wildcards to join Konta and Evans at Aegon Open Nottingham

Robson among 10 Brits handed wildcards to join Konta and Evans at Aegon Open Nottingham

• Laura Robson goes into the main draw of WTA event • Jay Clarke among host of local East Midlands stars to feature • Nottingham’s Freya Christie and Joss Rae among those confirmed • Tara Moore, a quarter-finalists in 2016, returns Former Wimbledon girls champion Laura Robson will join Britain’s World No. 8 Johanna Konta […]

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Tuesday start for Johanna Konta at star-studded Aegeon Open Nottingham

Tuesday start for Johanna Konta at star-studded Aegeon Open Nottingham

* Britain’s World No. 8 Konta headlines the second day of main draw action * WTA line-up includes 10 of the world’s top 50 players * GB Davis Cup star Dan Evans top seed for ATP event The summer of tennis has started and the stars are descending on East Midlands for the Aegon Open […]

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BookTrust to give away 450,000 books to celebrate 25 years of the Bookstart programme

BookTrust to give away 450,000 books to celebrate 25 years of the Bookstart programme

Nottingham Libraries will be celebrating National Bookstart Week 2017 with a jam-packed day of full of stories and fun activities in the grounds of Nottingham Castle on 12 June 2017 from 10am until 2pm, to encourage and inspire families to have fun reading together, anywhere and anytime. National Bookstart Week is an annual celebration 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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Aegon Open Nottingham teams up with local charity Rainbows for huge collection appeal

Aegon Open Nottingham teams up with local charity Rainbows for huge collection appeal

World-class tennis will again be served up for a good cause this summer, as 100% of gate receipts from one day of the Aegon Open Nottingham will go to Rainbows Hospice for Children and Young People. All proceeds from tickets sold for the first day of the main draw event on Monday, June 12 will […]

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Former Champions join British Star Dan Evans in Aegon Open Nottingham

Former Champions join British Star Dan Evans in Aegon Open Nottingham

Two former Nottingham champions will return to the grass of their pre-Wimbledon triumphs to join British Davis Cup star Dan Evans at the Aegon Open in June. Lithuania’s Ricardas Berankis and Dudi Sela of Israel, who collected titles at the Nottingham Tennis Centre in 2010 and 2011 respectively, will be looking to add to their […]

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