Coronavirus

Nottinghamshire to enter Tier 3 Covid restrictions in December

Nottinghamshire will enter Tier 3 for Covid-19 restrictions from Wednesday 2 December. The move is part of the Government’s Winter Plan to reduce the spread of the virus following the end of the four-week national lockdown. Tier 3 means: No mixing of households indoors or outdoors apart from support bubbles. Maximum of six in some […]
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88,500 pints of beer destined for the drain are saved, as Nottingham pub takeout rules are eased

Nottingham pubs have been thrown a lifeline which means that the predicted 88,500 pints of beer destined for the drain tonight can be consumed by regulars after all. “Basically as long as the takeaway beer has been pre-ordered and customers do not enter the premises, Nottingham pubs have the greenlight to sell the leftover beer this weekend – […]
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Nottingham goes from Tier 3 to National lockdown in less than a week

On Saturday 31st October, Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced there will be a 2nd UK National Lockdown from Thursday 5th November. On Friday 30 October, Nottingham was moved into ‘Very High’ Tier 3 restrictions. These measures were taken due to the county’s dramatic rise in Coronavirus cases. These new measures were to last just 6 […]
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Nottingham and Nottinghamshire moves into Tier 3 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 not meet […]
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Think you may have COVID-19? Information on the current mobile testing units in our area

With the current rise in Coronavirus cases across the county, a number of mobile testing units (MTUs) have been located across the area to improve testing facilities. If you think you may have symptoms such as a high temperature, a change to your sense of smell or taste or a new continuous cough you should book to visit one of […]
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Businesses and venues urged to create QR posters for ‘Test and Trace’

Businesses and venues in Nottinghamshire are being urged to ensure they remain Covid-compliant – and meet legal requirements – by creating a QR poster ahead of the launch of the NHS Covid-19 ‘Test and Trace’ app next week. The NHS Covid-19 app is due to launch on Thursday 24 September and will enable all users […]
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A message from the Nottinghamshire Alzheimer’s Society

Alzheimer’s Society is the UK’s leading dementia charity, working tirelessly to challenge perceptions, to fund research, as well as to improve and provide care and support. There are 850,000 people with dementia – set to double in the next two decades. Too many are facing dementia alone without adequate support. We urgently need to find […]
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Birds brings back gamily favourites for doughnut week

Family-run Birds Bakery is hosting its very own Doughnut Week and bringing back two much-loved treats, following the cancellation of the national week earlier this year due to the coronavirus pandemic.    To celebrate Doughnut Week, which will be held from Saturday 12 September to Saturday 19 September, the bakery will be bringing back two specials for one week only – a strawberry doughnut, and a lemon and lime doughnut.   The new […]
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Nottingham lockdown moments captured in new gallery at intu Victoria Centre

intu Victoria Centre has unveiled a new Lockdown Gallery featuring a selection of 22 images captured by the local community during lockdown. Located on the lower mall next to HMV, the new gallery provides a snapshot into what life in the city was like just a few months ago as the nation adjusted to the strict social distancing […]
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Nottingham volunteer group needs your help to continue producing facemasks and scrubs

25,000 essential items have been made and donated to the NHS & Keyworkers by Nottingham’s ‘For the Love of Scrubs’ volunteer group! The Nottingham chapter of the national ‘For the Love of Scrubs’ movement began 13 weeks ago. Originally being set up by three women who just wanted to help and all these weeks later […]
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