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Nottingham’s economy is one of the fastest growing of any UK city

Nottingham’s economy is one of the fastest growing of any UK city

Nottingham has one of the fastest growing economies of any UK city, according to a new national report published this week. The UK Powerhouse City Growth Tracker from Irwin Mitchell and the Centre for Business & Economic research (Cebr) shows that, in the last quarter of 2016, Nottingham climbed ten places in the national rankings […]

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Solar flare activity lights up Nottingham as Corona installation is switched on 

Solar flare activity lights up Nottingham as Corona installation is switched on 

A new sculpture using live activity from the surface of the sun to illuminate a building has been unveiled in Nottingham. The artwork will adorn the front of the new £30m BioCity Discovery building on Lower Parliament Street as a Brise Soleil. The new five-storey building will support more than 700 new bioscience roles in […]

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Nottingham to gain from Midlands Engine investment

Nottingham to gain from Midlands Engine investment

Nottingham City Council welcomes the launch of the Midlands Engine and Midlands Transport Strategies today which will drive growth and productivity in the region. The Chancellor Philip Hammond was in the region today to launch the Midlands Engine Strategy, which includes significant investment in skills, connectivity and local growth, and sets out how the Government plans to […]

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Nottingham celebrates National Apprenticeship Week

Nottingham celebrates National Apprenticeship Week

Nottingham City Council is celebrating the city’s great apprentices next week for National Apprenticeship Week. The council is supporting the tenth annual National Apprenticeship Week, which runs 6-10 March 2017, celebrating apprenticeships and the positive impact they have on individuals and businesses. To celebrate the week, Nottingham City Council and key local organisations which work […]

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Bulwell’s the place for 100’s of jobs and training opportunities all under one roof.

Bulwell’s the place for 100’s of jobs and training opportunities all under one roof.

On Friday 3 March, people from the North of the city will be heading to Bulwell as the Nottingham North Jobs & Apprenticeships Fair returns for a third year. This year the event will feature 40 stands with 30 of those being run by employers with live job vacancies and representing different sectors, including care, […]

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£1.2m for local employers to take on new recruits

£1.2m for local employers to take on new recruits

More employers are needed to create vacancies for jobseekers in Nottingham aged between 18 and 24 who have previously struggled to get into work or training. Over £1m of funding is available for employers who are prepared to take on new recruits. Employers don’t need to be city based, but the new recruits do have […]

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We’re working together to get Nottingham working

We’re working together to get Nottingham working

Nottingham City Council, its partners and key local organisations are ambitious about supporting young people to get into training and employment and realise their full potential. Five local organisations, part financed by the European Union through the European Social Fund (ESF) and the Youth Employment Initiative (YEI) are working together to provide local young people […]

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