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Change to direction of traffic as part of Station Street improvements

Change to direction of traffic as part of Station Street improvements

The direction of traffic on Trent Street and Station Street will change from Wednesday (23 March) as Nottingham City Council’s £1.375m Station Street improvements reach the next phase. The improvements are progressing along Station Street, which along with Trent Street will become one way to improve the flow of traffic around the station. Vehicles will […]

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Councils back campaign on safer sleeping for babies

Councils back campaign on safer sleeping for babies

Nottingham City and Nottinghamshire County councils have teamed up to support national Safer Sleep Week 2016. The campaign, organised by the Lullaby Trust and running this week, aims to highlight the importance of safer sleeping for babies. Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) claims the lives of around five babies a week in the UK and the […]

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Nottingham scoops top ten in international line-up

Nottingham scoops top ten in international line-up

CITY COUNCIL leader Councillor Jon Collins picked up a prestigious award for Nottingham this week – when the city was named as a top ten ‘city of the future’. Nottingham comes in at number six in a poll of European cities in fDi magazine’s Top 10 Mid-Sized European Cities of the Future 2016/17. Financial research […]

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World’s largest feathered dinosaur coming to Nottingham’s Wollaton Hall

World’s largest feathered dinosaur coming to Nottingham’s Wollaton Hall

An agreement is being signed today in China between The University of Nottingham, Nottingham City Council and the Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology in Beijing, that aims to bring a unique dinosaur exhibition to Nottingham in the summer of 2017. Featuring fossils and specimens never before seen outside of Asia, the exhibition, which will be hosted at Wollaton […]

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Government overlooks Nottingham for funding support

Government overlooks Nottingham for funding support

The Government has found extra funding to help out councils in rural areas and councils in the south – but Nottingham and other places hit harder by Government cuts have been overlooked. Councils heard on Monday about the final financial settlement they are getting from the Government for 2016/17 – with Nottingham City Council’s main […]

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Chancellor’s nod could trigger Devolution revolution for Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire

Chancellor’s nod could trigger Devolution revolution for Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire

Only ‘the nod’ from Chancellor George Osborne now stands between Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire securing the biggest handover of powers from Government in generations. New laws received Royal Assent yesterday (28 January 2016) which could release “game-changing” investment in infrastructure, job creation, transport and skills. The UK currently has one of the most centralised systems of […]

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