Posts Tagged ‘nottingham’

The Best Places To Watch The Tour Of Britain

These are the best places to watch the Tour of Britain in Nottinghamshire The tour will spend the whole day in the county The Tour of Britain, one of the top events in the country’s sporting calendar, has one of the eight stages contained entirely within Nottinghamshire. Starting in Mansfield and ending in Newark, it…

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Nottingham Bid For City Of Culture 2023

Nottingham has thrown its hat in the ring for the title of European Capital of Culture 2023. The city will launch its bid today (Wednesday, August 16) by calling for people from the city and wider region to get behind the campaign and become “cultural lions”. Its rivals for the honour – last awarded to…

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Trent Bridge Safety Barriers Here To Stay?

Barriers which were put in place on Trent Bridge to improve safety during the busy cricket season could be installed for the longer-term. They were initially installed ahead of the cricket season a few weeks ago temporarily – and were planned to be in place until the end of July. Nottingham City Council says it is monitoring how effective…

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Speed camera locations from Monday, July 31st

Mobile speed cameras will be out and about patrolling Nottinghamshire’s roads over the coming days. Speed camera vans are set to patrol the a number of city and county locations from Monday, July 31st The enforcement patrols will take place over seven days at the following sites – A60 Nottingham Road, Mansfield Nottingham Road/Portland Road/Annesley Road, Hucknall B6018…

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The Nottingham Beach Is Back For Summer

beach at nottingham council house

First look around the Nottingham Beach as it returns to Old Market Square With the urban beach back in Old Market Square summer really is well and truly here (even if the dreary weather may suggest otherwise). Scores of mums, dads, grandparents, teenagers and little ‘uns headed into the heart of the city this afternoon…

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Glastonbury Moving To Nottingham?

Glastonbury Mud

If you loved attending or watching this year’s Glastonbury festival from home, then there’s potentially good news – it could be moving a whole lot closer to Nottingham. Glastonbury founder Michael Eavis suggested last year that he could be moving the annual mud fest “100 miles up towards the Midlands” in 2019 to give Worthy…

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Our 5 Closest Beaches

beaches near nottingham

Nottingham may be in the centre of the country but there are a number of coastal hotspots you can easily get to in less than two and a half hours. We have picked out five of the best beaches that you can easily drive to so you can make the most of the heatwave.  …

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