Leader of Nottinghamshire County Council secures a deal with the Chairman of Zhejiang Shanghong Shelf, Gray Zhang

Chinese company to set-up new UK base in Nottinghamshire

A Chinese company is to set up its UK base in Mansfield - the first investment following the signing of a trade, investment, cultural...

Cartwright boosts team with two PR appointments

PR specialist Felicity Haslehurst has moved from the London base of global PR firm Cohn & Wolfe to take up a senior position at...

Employment Tribunal fee scrapping: What does it mean for businesses?

Cleggs Solicitors will be hosting a breakfast seminar to educate Nottingham’s employers on the recent Supreme Court announcement that the fees associated with bringing...

West Bridgford law firm expands with two new appointments

Full service law firm Larken & Co announced today that they have expanded their West Bridgford office with the appointment of two new team...

Pictures: Sainsbury’s Local opens on Melton Road West Bridgford

Sainsbury's Local opened its new West Bridgford store at 7 am today (14 September). Store Manager Mike Lancaster and his team were busy cutting ribbons...

Entrepreneurs can pitch for £5k cash prizes and business support

There are just two weeks for aspiring Notts entrepreneurs to join a ‘dragons-den’ style pitching competition – where they could win a £30,000 bundle...
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Station Street vision comes a step closer with demolition plans

Plans for brand new Grade A city centre office space in Nottingham have taken a step forward this week, as developer Bildurn submitted a...

Nottingham funeral directors triumph at Good Funeral Awards

A.W. Lymn The Family Funeral Service was delighted to be nominated alongside two of its staff for ‘Best Traditional Funeral Director’ at the national...

West Bridgford woman wins multiple awards and launches a new garden design business!

A West Bridgford woman has launched a garden design business after winning two top awards for her green-fingered studies at Nottingham Trent University. Sophie Williams...

Nottingham Biosciences construction manager up for national award

The construction manager responsible for delivering Nottingham’s £27m Biosciences building has been nominated for a national award. Paul Smith from national contractor Willmott Dixon has...

Nottingham stylist scoops top industry award

One of Nottingham's leading hair stylists has been named the SILVER winner in the UK colour category at the hair industry's most prestigious awards...

Colwick firm invests €350,000 in Romania division

A global family packaging firm which employs 500 staff across five countries has made a total investment of around 350,000 euros in a new gluing machine...

Pub tenants need more support to revive licensed trade

Pub tenants need greater support to ensure the long-term viability of their businesses and strength of the licensed trade in general, according to a...
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Midlands Engine: Enterprise Loans awarded £13m funding

Loan funding and business support provider Enterprise Loans East Midlands (ELEM) has been awarded its largest ever funding pot of £13 million by the...

Midlands Engine: £120m SME debt finance launched for businesses

The British Business Bank has announced the first wave of its £250m Midlands Engine Investment Fund, with the launch of £120million worth of SME...

Triple awards hope for Trent Barton

The bus company Trent Barton is in the running for three prestigious awards recognising outstanding customer experience and service. The East Midlands operator is a...

Bridlesmith Gate: Another retailer closes; leaving seven empty units

A Nottingham shoe shop which has been trading in the city for 30 years will close down. The latest of a series of...

MHR’s Ruddington move to create 400 new jobs

Nottingham-based MHR, a specialist provider of Human Capital Management Solutions has opened its newest office building in Ruddington as part of its ambitious growth...

Unique Nottingham wine bar with automatic dispensing machines gets green light

A unique self-service wine bar that dispenses wine from machines using a card payment system has had the green light from Nottingham City Council. Another?...

Handelsbanken West Bridgford sponsor WBRFC

Handelsbanken based at The Point in West Bridgford have become a club sponsor for the 2017 /18 season at West Bridgford Rugby Club. A spokesman...

It’s a ‘Capital’ project for Nottingham’s Cartwright Comms

Midlands PR and digital agency Cartwright Communications has won the contract to provide regionally-focussed public relations and digital support to Nottingham’s bid for the...

Paul Smith closes Nottingham store

Paul Smith’s original Nottingham shop has ceased trading - closing the doors for the final time on Sunday 20 August. The first shop by the...

Nottingham PR agency boosts team with three appointments

Nottingham PR agency Cartwright Communications has strengthened its digital side with the appointment of new digital specialists. Ross Pepper, Jemma Page and Esther Samson have...

West Bridgford logistics business almost doubles size in four years

Four years since logistics business Europa Worldwide Group was acquired by Nottingham entrepreneur Andrew Baxter, the company is almost double the size it was...

Severn Trent leads the way in raising awareness of menopause in the workplace

Severn Trent has opened up the conversation on menopause in the workplace by holding a special workshop at its HQ in Coventry. More than 90...

Third birthday proves bittersweet for West Bridgford business

Riverfall Financial, one of the original occupants of the Rushcliffe Technology and Enterprise Centre (RTEC), have just celebrated their third year of trading as...

Notts activity centre celebrates 80 years with expansion

Over 20,000 scouts and thousands more schoolchildren from across the country descend on an internationally acclaimed outdoor activity centre in north Nottinghamshire every year...

Prevention is better than a cure: how private medical insurance can boost business

Increasing pressures on the NHS means the provision of employer funded Private Medical Insurance (PMI), is a welcome addition to any employee’s package -...

Nottingham craft beer bar closes after less than two years

Purecraft Bar & Kitchen in Nottingham city centre has closed down.  The bar which specialised in matching cask and keg beers menus, closed yesterday July...

New opportunities for a digital career in business link-up

Young people hoping to pursue a digital career are being given a unique training and development opportunity, thanks to a new link-up between Nottinghamshire...

J Tomlinson invests in health and safety with new defibrillators

Growing integrated building services company J Tomlinson has continued its investment in health and safety by installing life-saving defibrillators across key sites. The Nottingham-based firm...
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Nottingham business school to deliver NHS endorsed MBA

The NHS Leadership Academy has appointed Nottingham University Business School (NUBS) to deliver an NHS endorsed Masters in Business Administration (MBA). NUBS, which is part...

The Nottingham Building Society supports next generation of business leaders

The Nottingham Building Society is investing in the next generation of business leaders with a donation to support students across the region through financial...

What’s your favourite shop in Victoria Centre and Broadmarsh?

Shoppers across Nottingham are being asked to nominate their favourite shops, cafés and restaurants as part of the intu Victoria Centre and intu Broadmarsh...

Three Nottingham firms receive top business accolade The Queen’s Award

Three Nottingham-based firms will be praised by Nottinghamshire County Council for being awarded the Queen’s Award in 2017. Bridgeway House, based in Riverside Way; The...
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KH Hair’s double celebration at the British Hairdressing Awards 2017

KH Hair is celebrating after two of its top stylists made it through to the finals of the 'Oscars of the hairdressing world' -...

Solo Support Services relocate to Central Avenue West Bridgford

Solo Support Services, a company which provides an alternative to traditional domiciliary care agencies, has recently completed on their new office at 20 Central...

Architect reveals design inspiration for new Nottingham Grade A office scheme

Taking inspiration from the surrounding historic buildings and Nottingham City Council’s regeneration of the train station and the surrounding area, the recently announced Grade...

Arnold hairdresser opens new high street salon

A new hair and beauty salon will soon open its doors on Arnold’s high street, founded by a local hairdresser who began his career...

Nottingham businesses compete in Fraser Brown’s charity rounders day

Nottingham-based Fraser Brown Solicitors held its third annual rounders tournament last week, raising over £900 for the John van Geest Cancer Research Centre in...

Estate agent to open new West Bridgford sales office

The former Jayline premises in Rossell House on Tudor Square is to become home to a national estate agent.  William H. Brown, part of the...

West Bridgford company seeks new developments after £13m sale

Luxury residential park specialist, Countrywide Park Homes has secured a multi-million pound deal in a bid to source new developments as part of its...

Leading female business figures to headline Midlands summit

Celebrated US hotelier Tamie Adaya has been announced as the co-headline speaker in a female-strong line up at the High Growth Summit, a leading...

Pictures: Joules opens new Nottingham city store

Around fifty people queued from the early hours awaiting the opening of Joules brand new, and much larger Nottingham city store.  Entertained by live music,...

Joules Nottingham almost ready – and it’s 15% off for the week

Joules is applying the finishing touches ahead of tomorrow's opening off its brand new Nottingham store. 15% off for opening week. On opening day the...

Bildurn launches scheme to tackle Nottingham’s Grade A office shortage

The lack of Grade A office space in Nottingham has long been recognised as a challenge for the city, with vacant space now accounting...

Derby’s economy is faster growing than Nottingham’s says report

The UK Powerhouse report, which provides quarterly measures of regional economic performance puts Derby ahead of Nottingham for fasting growing city in business terms.    The...

West Bridgford based logistics operator accelerates acquisition ambitions

Following its most successful year to date, leading independent logistics operator Europa Worldwide Group which has a branch in Nottingham has officially announced it...

Nottingham transport business celebrates 40 years of trading

Already enjoying a successful year award-winning Renault Truck distributor RH Commercial Vehicles (RHCV) is now celebrating 40 years of business.  Founded on Lenton Lane, Nottingham...

Accelerate Places Nottingham opens its doors for free taster day and advice sessions

Forward-thinking business leaders, start-ups and SMEs are being invited to attend a free, informative and inspiring day at Nottingham's newest co-working space, Accelerate Places.  Negotiating...