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Frank Turner chooses Rock City to play 2,000th show

English singer-songwriter Frank Turner has chosen his self-proclaimed favourite ever music venue in the world Rock City to play his landmark 2,000 show on...

West Bridgford’s WW1 Soldier – The Story Of Rifleman Lacey

West Bridgford author Robert Hann has written this moving piece about Rifleman Lacey, our WW1 soldier who's buried at St.Giles. It must have been the...

Nottingham’s First Ever Self-Guided Walking Trail Launched

A self-guided audio/video walking trail of Nottingham accessible by smartphone and tablet devices has been launched today. The first of its kind for the...

Two Solo Exhibitions Launch at Nottingham Contemporary

Nottingham Contemporary presents two solo exhibitions this autumn, by the London-based French artist Marguerite Humeau and the Antwerp-based Nigerian artist Otobong Nkanga. Marguerite Humeau...

Kraftwerk Announce Nottingham Date for 3D Spectacular

After their worldwide hugely successful 3-D concert tours, the Electro pioneers Kraftwerk return to the UK in June 2017 for a special eleven-date run...

John Bishop Tour Wings It To Nottingham – October 2017

Comedy superstar John Bishop is set to return to an arena near you in autumn 2017, as he announces his long-awaited return to stand-up...

Video: Autumn/Winter 2016 Fashion Bloggers Night at Intu Victoria Centre

An assortment of Nottingham’s brightest bloggers gathered at intu Victoria Centre last week for an exclusive glimpse at the latest Autumn/Winter fashion trends.   Inspired by the...

Women from the Midlands ‘most confident about their body shape’ Ann Summers survey reveals

Ann Summers conducted a nationwide survey to find out how women perceive their body shape and who is the most (and least) confident about...

Too Many Cooks: A Poem by West Bridgford’s Don Read

Don Read, well known locally as West Bridgford's poet and music industry professional, writes about the current culinary TV craze... Too Many Cooks The series has...

Free West Bridgford Performing Arts Discovery Day

Stagecoach West Bridgford would like to invite you along to a Discovery Day at The Becket School on Wilford Lane in West Bridgford. Details...

Cooking up a storm in West Bridgford with Susan Hart

Susan Hart's Vegetarian and Vegan cookery classes are well underway in West Bridgford. See details and pictures! Susan writes, I’m half way through my vegetarian and...
'Maskarde' by Julian Pinnick

Best of Nottinghamshire Art Celebrated in New Summer Exhibition at the Chapel Art Gallery

The exhibition in the new art gallery at the Framework Knitters Museum in Ruddington will open on Saturday 30 July, as part of the...

What is Lasting Power of Attorney and Why Do I Need One?

If you lose the ability to manage your affairs through accident or illness, you would normally assume that your partner or family would be...

First Look: Oliver Bonas Opens in West Bridgford

Oliver Bonas' new Nottingham store, in Central Avenue West Bridgford opened a few hours earlier than expected today, we were there along with dozens...
Yelena Popova installing her exhibition

Nottingham Contemporary: Two Solo Exhibitions Launch This Week

Join Nottingham Contemporary to celebrate the opening of two solo exhibitions, by German artist Michael Beutler and Russian-born, Nottingham-based Yelena Popova.   Michael Beutler & Yelena Popova...

Oliver Bonas West Bridgford: Opening Date Thursday July 21st

Oliver Bonas has announced the opening date of the brand new West Bridgford store.  The store on Central Avenue (next to Halifax Bank and M&S...
The Palace Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue is showing the production this week © westbridgfordwire

Nottingham Awaits Harry Potter Book Launch with Magical Activities

Prepare to return to the wizarding world of Harry Potter this month through taking part in magical activities at intu Victoria Centre (31 July),...
Broadway Cinema

Film-makers Invited to Take Part in International Festival in Nottingham

Would-be directors, students or anyone with a mobile phone and a passion for film are being invited to submit short films for an international...

Nottingham Castle Leonardo Da Vinci Exhibition Needs Volunteers

Over summer 2016 Nottingham Castle will host the exhibition, “Leonardo Da Vinci: 10 drawings from the Royal Collection”.   The exhibition will show works that illustrate...

Alter Bridge Announce Nottingham Date for European Tour

Alter Bridge are ecstatic to announce their long-anticipated return to Europe! Their biggest headline shows yet, the 24-date tour treks 15 countries and comes...

Critically Acclaimed Artist Katy Jade Dobson Comes to Nottingham

The critically acclaimed oil painting artist, Katy Jade Dobson, who is internationally renowned for her wildlife portraits, will visit Nottingham next month (July 8th-16th),...

The Sun’s Out Today for Day Two of Lady Bay Open Gardens

It’s day two of Lady Bay Open Gardens where there will be over 20 gardens open as well as lots of entertainment and cake...

Bastille Announce Headline Tour and Nottingham Date

London four-piece Bastille release their hugely anticipated second album, ‘Wild World’ on 9th September. The album follows the band’s global four million selling, multi-platinum...

Cockburn Lucas 4 Women (CL4Women) – Redefining Financial Planning for Women

When developing the idea of a female financial planning service built by women for women, it has become apparent to me having worked in...

Pictures: Nottingham’s Manushi Dance celebrates 20th Anniversary in Style

Nottingham’s renowned Manushi Dance has celebrated the beginning of its 20th year in style with a spectacular performance of classical Indian Kathak dance at...

Exclusive Screen Nights at Backlit Gallery Show UK Short Films from the Jarman Awards

Short films by 20 of the UK’s best artist-filmmakers are to be shown at Backlit Gallery in Nottingham in two exclusive cinema nights. The films,...

6 Tips for Students to Make Your Money Go Further This Summer Break

Summer’s here and your social life has never been busier. But trying to keep up with everything that your friends are doing without going...

Pictures & Video: Abbey Road Queen’s 90th Street Party West Bridgford

The rain yesterday didn't dampen any spirits on Abbey Road West Bridgford as almost 100 residents celebrated The Queen's 90th Birthday Street Party, amazing...

Weddings Back at Bridgford Hall in June 2017

Couples can tie the knot at West Bridgford’s landmark The Hall when Nottinghamshire County Council’s Registration Service is set to return to the building...

Pictures: Bespoke 3D Printed Lingerie Removes the Need for Elastic

Fashion student Jess Haughton says her 3D printed lingerie could revolutionise the way women consume underwear. The 23-year-old Nottingham Trent University student created her own...
Heathcoat Street, Hockley

Hockley Restaurants Putting Football on the Menu

In conjunction with the Nottingham City of Football project twenty-four venues from around the Hockley area of the city are taking part in the...

Summer Scholarships Available for West Bridgford and Nottingham Day Camps

Nottinghamshire YMCA launched its scholarship programme to ensure its day camps can be experienced by even more children and teenagers from across our county. From...

Pictures: University Scoops Two Awards at Graduate Fashion Week

Two Nottingham Trent University students are celebrating after scooping top awards at Graduate Fashion Week. Fashion Design student Chloe Jackson scooped the N Brown Textile...

The Southbank Bar Nottingham City on Target for Euro 16

Nottingham's brand new Southbank Bar is on target to open on June 9th to screen every Euro game live this summer.    David Willans, director of...
Win a VIP Day Out at Splendour

Notts Talent to Rock the Stage at Splendour 2016

The city’s most exciting new musical talent will perform in front of a 20,000 strong Splendour crowd at Wollaton Park on Saturday 23 July,...

The World Cup Jules Rimet Trophy Comes to West Bridgford and Nottingham

Bringing the Jules Rimet Trophy Trophy will be an incredible young man Jonjo Heuerman BEM having received his medal in May for raising over...

Simply Red ‘Stars’ 25th Anniversary Tour Comes to Nottingham

Simply Red take their classic album ‘Stars’ on the road this November including Nottingham -  in what will undoubtedly be one of the highlights...

Pictures: Carla’s Brides West Bridgford Sample Sale Coming Soon

We are sisters Nicola & Carla and are owners of “Carla’s Brides” bridal boutique based in Compton Acres, West Bridgford. We stock a range of...

West Bridgford Man Runs ‘The Toughest Footrace on Earth’

Simon Dunn from West Bridgford has completed the Marathon Des Sables - 159 miles of running in the Sahara Desert! He told us more...
The West Bridgford Social Singers

West Bridgford Social Singers Visit Liverpool

The West Bridgford Social Singers, with their Musical Director, Simon Thompson will leave from the Library Car Park on Bridgford Road at 10.45 on...
NTU

Nottingham Trent University Offers £10 Voucher and Asks for Research Volunteers

Nottingham Trent University would like you to take part in an interview about your experiences of debt and financial difficulty. During the interview we would...

First Ever Mamma Mia! UK Tour Visits Nottingham This Month

Full casting has been announced for the sensational feel-good musical MAMMA MIA! which comes to the Royal Concert Hall Nottingham from Tuesday 14 to...

Lady Bay Arts Festival Achieved Sales of £17,000

Lady Bay Arts Festival held its 21st event over the weekend 14th & 15th May which proved to be a memorable community occasion with...

TV Presenter Kate Humble to Host a Biodiversity Talk in Nottingham

The protection of biodiversity is a global challenge which affects everyone, and now The University of Nottingham is inviting researchers and members of the...

TV Presenter Alan Mason to Appear at First East Midlands Flower Show

TV presenter and garden designer Alan Mason has been added to the programme of Nottingham City Council’s first East Midlands Flower Show.   Alan, who has...

West Bridgford Dancers Perform for Care Home Residents

Senior students from the Leonard School of Dance in West Bridgford gave up their Sunday afternoon to perform for the residents of the Leawood...
Claudine Jackson

Video: Have You Made Your Will Yet? Asks West Bridgford Expert

Having a Will is one of the most thoughtful and responsible things you can do for your loved ones to reduce stress, financial and...
Image: (left to right) Amy Cameron, John Noble and Lindsey Flint get the pints in at The Frame Breakers, in readiness for Ruddfest.

Ruddfest Beer and Cider Festival 2016 Returns

Ruddfest, Ruddington’s annual beer and cider festival, will be making a welcome return in June 2016, with over 150 tipples on offer for thirsty...

Revealed: Six Finalists to go Head to Head at Rock City for Splendour Debut

The best unsigned talent in Nottinghamshire has successfully reached the final round of Future Sound of Nottingham, the annual contest which gives one lucky...
Lady Bay Open Gardens

BBC’s Stuart Dixon to Open Lady Bay Open Gardens

We are just a few weeks away from the Lady Bay Open Gardens event on Saturday 2nd & Sunday 3rd July 2016.   It has been...
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