Nottingham

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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Nottingham Council House lights up for World Alzheimer’s Day

Nottingham Council House was illuminated orange on Monday 21st September for World Alzheimer’s Day, in support of Alzheimer’s Research UK’s #ShareTheOrange campaign. The colour orange is used symbolically to represent how the damage to a brain with Alzheimer’s can leave it weighing about 140g less than a healthy one – about the weight of an orange. […]
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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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Nottingham mum to run virtual London Marathon for cancer charity 12 months after finishing treatment

Race day marks Susanna’s 18-year wedding anniversary A mother of two from Nottingham will be running the virtual London Marathon to help finish cancer, following her own recovery from the disease.  Susanna Stephenson, who was diagnosed with breast cancer aged 41, has chosen to take on the 26-mile challenge to fundraise for The Institute 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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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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Funding to boost rural connectivity in Nottinghamshire

Nottinghamshire County Council is investing £750,000 in order to step up efforts in delivering high-speed broadband to the most rural areas of the county. The funding from the council will ‘top-up’ the Government’s existing Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme which helps homes and businesses in hard-to-reach locations get a fast and reliable broadband service. The £200m […]
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German Doner Kebab opens its doors in Nottingham

German Doner Kebab has officially opened in Nottingham, bringing a new fast-casual dining experience to the town. The gourmet kebab chain has whetted the appetite of restaurant goers across Nottingham by confirming the opening of its new restaurant on Upper Parliament Street. The new restaurant opened on Thursday 27th August and has created in the region […]
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Demolition Firm Helps Build Up Community Relations With Muscle Power at Sikh Temple

Leaders of a Sikh temple have thanked a demolition firm for coming to the rescue and providing “muscle power” to help ensure their building project went ahead without a hitch. The Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Gurdwara, a Sikh temple in Church Street, Lenton, Nottingham, is two months into a six-month renovation that involves an extension to its langar hall, […]
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Sixteen new buses turn rainbow one greener

Sixteen brand new greener buses have joined the rainbow one fleet today [Monday September 14], one of trentbarton’s longest running and most popular services. trentbarton’s £2.6 million investment in new ultra-low emission buses will deliver cleaner and more comfortable journeys between Nottingham and Kimberley, Eastwood, Heanor, Ripley and Alfreton. Built in Britain by Alexander Dennis, the new […]
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