West Bridgford

Wildlife Trust saddened after fourth fire at much loved nature reserve

Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust has recently spoken of its frustration after a fourth major fire at the Skylarks Nature Reserve, off Adbolton Lane at Holme Pierrepont, Nottingham over last weekend. The fire, which reportedly happened on Sunday 19th September, decimated an experimental archeological structure constructed as part of a project with Nottinghamshire County Council archaeological team […]
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Iconic gateway to Nottingham celebrates 150th anniversary

It’s seen royal tours, the Olympic torch, survived great floods, and one great frost. This week marks an impressive 150 years since Nottingham’s iconic Trent Bridge was completed.   On 25 July 1871, the bridge opened to the public after three years of construction. In all the time since, the bridge has seen just one […]
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City Council forges ahead with Victoria Embankment improvements plan

Nottingham City Council is ready to embark on the next stage of developing the Victoria Embankment Memorial Gardens, having received approval from the Executive Board to submit a bid to the National Lottery Heritage Fund (NLHF) on 25 August. An announcement on the outcome of the bid is expected in December 2021. Alongside this, contributions […]
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Great results for Becket Rowing Club team at Junior Sculling Regatta

Well planned racing brings a solid result for Becket Rowing Club team at Junior Sculling Regatta, Dorney Lake, Eton, 31st May, 2021. Team get a Silver and a Bronze in the face of tough competition from schools and clubs UK-wide. J16 Single Sculls: Silver Medal for James Edgar and 11th placing for Daniel Butler, both […]
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The Friary launch Winter 2020 Christmas appeal

Nobody wants to be on the streets at this time of year. Help the Friary help the homeless, especially this Christmas. Here the Friary talk about their aims and introduce their 2020 Christmas appeal to help those left out in the cold: It’s not only the longer-term rough sleepers keeping us busy at present. We […]
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The Nottingham’s West Bridgford branch set to close for modernisation

The Nottingham will close its doors in West Bridgford on Friday (6 November) – but only for two weeks as it undergoes a state-of-the-art refit. Its branch on Central Avenue will reopen on Friday 20 November with a fresh new look and feel – including a designated, furnished space for community use – and a […]
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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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Residents urged to stay safe this Halloween and Bonfire Night

Rushcliffe Borough Council is appealing to those residents taking part in Halloween and Bonfire Night celebrations to stay safe, follow their local COVID-19 restrictions and be mindful of their community when celebrating at home. As the Borough is under tier three COVID-19 restrictions for both occasions, the authority is urging neighbours to be considerate and […]
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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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Resident celebrates 100th birthday at Leawood Manor

Leawood Manor resident Maisie celebrates 100th birthday in style. On 7th October 2020 at Leawood Manor in West Bridgford, residents and staff raised their glasses and wished resident Maisie a very Happy 100th Birthday! Maisie received cards, flowers and presents from members of her family and friends, and, of course, a birthday card from Her Majesty The Queen. In the afternoon, Maisie celebrated […]
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