COVID-19

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 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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Council urges people to follow stricter guidelines on Covid-19

Nottingham City Council is urging people in Nottingham to follower stricter guidelines to help stop the spread of Covid-19. It follows a dramatic increase in positive cases of Covid-19 in Nottingham as well as a rise in the rate of infection. The city is expecting the Government to introduce tougher rules in Nottingham later this […]
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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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Bonfire Night is cancelled for 2020 following Covid restrictions

Nottingham City Council has today announced the cancellation of its annual Bonfire Night and fireworks display. The popular annual event was due to be staged at its regular home of the Forest Recreation Ground on Thursday 5 November. It follows previous Covid-related event cancellations of Splendour, the Nottingham Beach, Riverside Festival, numerous community events and […]
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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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Nottingham Beer & Cider Festival 2020 cancelled

It is with great sadness and disappointment that Nottingham CAMRA have been obliged to call time on this year’s annual Robin Hood Beer and Cider Festival.  Last week’s government announcement and the continuing uncertainty meant that trying to hold the festival was considered a risk too far.  Nottingham CAMRA would like to thank the management and […]
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Helping Nottinghamshire get back to school and back on the move

Nottinghamshire County Council has been working with schools to support them as they reopen for the autumn term, as well as helping our transport network respond to the impact of COVID-19. All 337 schools across the county have now reopened, with appropriate measures in place, following national public health guidance. Transport services have been adapted […]
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Nottinghamshire developer donates £1,000 to street kitchen for homeless and vulnerable

Leading developer Barratt and David Wilson Homes North Midlands has contributed £1,000 to Tracy’s Street Kitchen, a charity supporting homeless and vulnerable people in Nottingham.  The charity provides good quality, nutritional food and friendly faces for those living on the city’s streets and has received the donation as part of the homebuilder’s Community Fund scheme. […]
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