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Statement on France attack

Statement on France attack

The Leader of Nottingham City Council has condemned this morning’s attack at a church in Nice, France Councillor David Mellen said: “My thoughts are with the friends and families of these victims, whose lives have been taken in a senseless act of violence.  “Attacks like this, which lead to the loss of innocent people, shock […]

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Nottingham and Nottinghamshire move to Tier 3 Very High restrictions for Covid-19

Nottingham and Nottinghamshire move to Tier 3 Very High restrictions for Covid-19

All nine councils have now agreed that Nottingham and Nottinghamshire should move together into Tier 3 restrictions for the city and the county following discussions between Government and Council Leaders. The ‘Very High’ alert measures come into force at one minute past midnight on Friday 30 October 2020. The Tier 3 restrictions mean: People must […]

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Joint statement

Tuesday 27 October 2020 “We appreciate that our communities and businesses are awaiting clarity and certainty about how the Tier 3 measures will impact on them. We await confirmation from government about their progress in drafting the necessary legislation for Nottingham, Broxtowe, Gedling and Rushcliffe. At the earliest opportunity, we will publish details of the […]

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Council Leaders confirm move to Tier 3 restrictions.

Council Leaders confirm move to Tier 3 restrictions.

Nottingham, Broxtowe, Gedling and Rushcliffe Council areas are set to move to Tier 3 Covid-19 restrictions following discussions between Government and Council Leaders. These measures come into force at one minute past midnight on Thursday 29th October.  The new measures will expire in 28 days and will be closely monitored by Government and local partners.  […]

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Nottingham supports Marcus Rashford’s holiday hunger campaign

Nottingham supports Marcus Rashford’s holiday hunger campaign

Nottingham City Council is endorsing Marcus Rashford’s campaign to tackle holiday hunger among children by making more money available to support families in need. It follows the vote by Parliament to reject the England footballer’s campaign to extend free schools meals to children during the holidays. The council will further invest in the city’s network […]

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Joint statement regarding Government talks with Nottinghamshire Leaders

“We can confirm that talks are continuing between government and the council leaders of Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, Broxtowe, Gedling and Rushcliffe and that those discussions have been constructive. “Our collective priority is to reach a position where any additional measures would offer the strongest possible protection for our most vulnerable people while aiming to also achieve […]

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Let’s talk Broadmarsh! Council launches Big Conversation on future of key city centre site

Let’s talk Broadmarsh! Council launches Big Conversation on future of key city centre site

The future of the one of the most important parts of Nottingham city centre is the subject of a Big Conversation being launched by the City Council today (20 October) to get people talking about what they would like to see happen there. Council Leader Councillor David Mellen has described it as a once-in-a-generation opportunity […]

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