Posts Tagged ‘nottingham’

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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New Air Ambulance

air ambulance nottingham

A brand new air ambulance will mean those in need of emergency treatment will get help quicker than ever before. Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire Air Ambulance held a launch of its new helicopter at an RAF base in Lincolnshire. It is larger and faster than its predecessor. The MD Explorer helicopter, which has been responding to…

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Read The June Magazines

The latest issues of Spotlight Magazines are here – Click any magazine to read. WEST BRIDGFORD MANSFIELD SOUTH MANSFIELD NORTH SINFIN & STENSON FIELDS TUXFORD     If you are a member of a local group or society, let us know about your upcoming events and we can publish them for free in Spotlight Magazines.…

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5 Priorities For Forest Boss

Almost three months since his arrival at the City Ground Mark Warburton already feels like a good fit for Nottingham Forest. But there remains much work for the former Brentford and Rangers boss to do, if the Reds are to progress and improve next season – and, here, Paul Taylor looks at the five key…

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Ilkeston Carnival Is Cancelled

Thousands of people look set to be disappointed this weekend following news that Ilkeston Carnival has been cancelled. A waterlogged pitch at the town’s Rutland Recreation Ground has meant organisers, Ilkeston Lions Club, have had to pull the plug on the festival, which usually attracts between 2,000 and 3,000 people. The event had been scheduled…

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Download Festival Pictures

In 2003 Download Festival landed for the first time at Donington Park and metal fans flocked in their thousands to mosh out to bona fide rock legends Iron Maiden… Things had looked a little hairy in the run up to the gates opening after Limp Bizkit pulled out mere weeks before showtime, but super group…

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Tram Services Delayed

Tram services in Nottingham are being delayed after a man was hit by a tram during rush hour. Nottingham Express Tram tweeted this evening (Thursday June 8) that trams were delayed due to a road traffic collision. It is not known where on the network the incident has happened yet, but the man has been…

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