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Crowning glory – Old Market Square gets dressed for the Jubilee

Crowning glory – Old Market Square gets dressed for the Jubilee

Nottingham City Council has partnered with major local employer Capital One, and with Nottingham BID to announce plans to fill the Old Market Square with jubilee colour. From Wednesday 1 June, a replica Coronation crown measuring 4.2m wide x 3.8m high will adorn the front of Nottingham’s Council House. Inspiration for the crown has come […]

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City announces themed exhibition to commemorate Platinum Jubilee

City announces themed exhibition to commemorate Platinum Jubilee

Nottingham City Council has announced the latest event to mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. An exhibition entitled 70 Glorious Years – The Queen in Nottingham will be a large format open-air photographic exhibition staged in Old Market Square between Friday 27 May – Sunday 5 June. A collection of 22 images will celebrate the Queen’s […]

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City announces first events to mark Platinum Jubilee

City announces first events to mark Platinum Jubilee

Events to mark the 70th anniversary of the accession of Queen Elizabeth II to the throne are being planned across the world, and Nottingham is no exception. A series of events, activities, and installations will take place between Thursday 2 – Sunday 5 June across Nottingham that everybody can enjoy over the extended Bank Holiday […]

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Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay to visit Nottingham as full England route revealed

Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay to visit Nottingham as full England route revealed

Wednesday 11 May 2022: The Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay is confirmed to visit Nottingham during its final journey through England this summer, as the full route is revealed. Queen’s Baton Relay route through England revealed Baton will visit the city on Sunday 10 July It will spend 2 days in the East Midlands between […]

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Brand new Ay-UpMarket event celebrates Nottingham’s independent traders

Brand new Ay-UpMarket event celebrates Nottingham’s independent traders

Nottingham City Council, in collaboration with Nottingham Business Improvement District (BID), the organisation behind It’s in Nottingham; is proud to present the first Ay-UpMarket. The three-day event will run in Old Market Square from Friday 25 March to Sunday 27 March and as part of a partnership with the Creative Quarter, the market will also […]

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Splendour Festival returns and adds a second day of great artists

Splendour Festival returns and adds a second day of great artists

Wollaton Park, Nottingham, 23 – 24 July 2022Tickets now on sale at splendourfestival.com Splendour is bouncing back bigger and better than ever since its last outing three years ago with the news that it will be expanding to include a second day and adding yet more acts to the bill (23-24 July 2022). With double […]

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Flicking the switch on Nottingham’s Light Night this weekend

Flicking the switch on Nottingham’s Light Night this weekend

It’s the return of Light Night this Friday and Saturday with free activities for the whole family, right across the city centre, offering locals and visitors alike the chance to explore the ‘Rebel City’ after dark. There are over 50 stunning light-based installations and attractions to enjoy created by local artists, performers, students, and community groups. […]

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Light Night returns to the ‘Rebel City’

Light Night returns to the ‘Rebel City’

Nottingham Light Night 2022 is confirmed as the event returns for its fourteenth year. Nottingham’s Light Night will take place on Friday 4 and Saturday 5 February. A number of innovative, interactive and engaging light-based installations, performances and activities will take place right across the city. The event will again take place over two nights […]

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