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Daytime tram tests underway in Clifton

Daytime tram tests underway in Clifton

Daytime tram testing has today (Thursday) begun to Clifton town centre and through to the new Park and Ride site. In another important step towards the start of passenger services on the expanded network, the latest trials mean that trams will be running during the day along the whole length of the Clifton line. Tramlink […]

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‘Jake Bug Hotel’ for the wild side of gardening

‘Jake Bug Hotel’ for the wild side of gardening

A ‘Jake Bug Hotel’ takes centre stage in a wildlife-friendly garden being created for the open day at Nottingham City Council’s Nursery on Saturday. The novel insect home is the idea of nursery gardener Elaine Rodrigues.  She says that inspiration struck her like a lightning bolt – and she hopes the Clifton-born singer-songwriter would approve. […]

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The Elena Baltacha Trophy to be awarded at Aegon Open Nottingham

The Elena Baltacha Trophy to be awarded at Aegon Open Nottingham

The Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) is proud to announce today, on the one-year anniversary of the passing of a shining light from British Tennis, that the inaugural winner of the 2015 Aegon Open Nottingham WTA event will be presented with the newly commissioned ‘The Elena Baltacha Trophy.’  The trophy itself is an Art Nouveau Bowl […]

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Have your say on City Council website for children with special educational needs

Have your say on City Council website for children with special educational needs

Nottingham City Council is seeking views on the way it signposts help and support for children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND). The Local Offer was launched in September 2014 to offer information, advice and support, and continue to develop an online directory of services. It is part of the City […]

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Jo-Wilfred Tsonga to thrill the crowd at Aegon Open Nottingham ATP Event

Jo-Wilfred Tsonga to thrill the crowd at Aegon Open Nottingham ATP Event

The Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) has confirmed that fan’s favourite Jo-Wilfried Tsonga will play at the Aegon Open Nottingham ATP event in June. Frenchman, Tsonga, has been ranked as high as No.5 in the world and has fantastic grass court pedigree being a two-time Wimbledon semi-finalist and a runner up at the Aegon Championships in 2011. […]

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Major road junction completed

Major road junction completed

New permanent traffic signals at the Queen’s Road East and University Boulevard junction, which has been altered to accommodate the new Chilwell tram route, have been switched on today (Tuesday). The move marks another step towards the completion of the tram expansion project as the city looks forward to the extension of services to Chilwell […]

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