Nigel Baxter, Managing Director at RHCV (centre left) and Paul Pearson, Commercial Director at RHCV (centre right)

RH Commercials wins dealer of the year award

Nottingham-based RH Commercial Vehicles (RHCV) is celebrating after winning Commerical Motor's Franchised Dealer of the Year Award. Following a year of excellent success and growth,...

intu Victoria Centre responds to House of Fraser closure announcement

intu Victoria Centre has issued a statement following today's news that House of Fraser will close its Nottingham store in the new year.  Nigel Wheatley, general...

Nottingham call-answering firm grows revenue and job opportunities

A national call centre service launched in Nottingham is on the up after increasing its revenue growth and topping the UK’s Trustpilot business review...

Award-winning Nottingham architects rebrand and relocate

Nottingham's Acres Architects, a multi-award-winning RIBA Chartered Practice specialising in the residential sector, has recently relocated to a larger office, unveiled a new brand,...

Auctioneer wins national award for fourth year running

Independent auction house, John Pye, has been crowned Asset Valuer / Auctioneer of the Year for the fourth consecutive year at the UK Turnaround,...

GraceMachin unveils new Nottingham office

Planning consultant GraceMachin has announced the opening of a new office at 2 Hollowstone in Nottingham city centre.   Set up by Chartered Town Planners Nick...

Nottinghamshire day spa is shortlisted for a prestigious national award

Nottinghamshire's Eden Hall is up against some of the UK’s top rated spas as it competes for a coveted Professional Beauty Award 2019.   After reaching...

Roythornes acquires 188-year-old legal practice

Law firm Roythornes Solicitors, which has an office in Nottingham, has announced the acquisition of Warrens Boyes & Archer, a long-standing Huntingdon legal practice.  The acquisition...

Nottingham based menswear brand opens two London stores

Modern menswear brand Universal Works, which started in Nottingham, has expanded its London presence by opening two new stores. A larger shop on Berwick Street,...
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East Midlands Airport named best medium sized in UK

East Midlands Airport has been crowned ‘Best UK Airport’ for its size (3-10 million passengers) by the industry trade body, the Airport Operators Association...

Budget 2018: Comment from Simon Browning of UHY Hacker Young

Simon Browning, partner in charge of the Nottingham office at UHY, reacting to today’s Autumn Budget, said: “Philip Hammond’s opening comments were that ‘austerity...

Award-Winning Handmade Nottingham launches winter pop-up on King’s Walk

An award-winning local business, Handmade Nottingham, has expanded to a new location on King’s Walk (near Trinity Square) for a winter pop-up shop. It’s been...

Lace Market scheme welcomes three new tenants

Bildurn Properties’ Wallis Building, also known as St Mary’s School in Nottingham has welcomed three new tenants GT3 Architects, DHP Family as well as...

Debenhams to close up to 50 stores after biggest ever loss reported

Debenhams has announced plans to close up to 50 stores, nearly a third of the UK-wide chain, the move will put up to 5,000...

Nottingham company invests £500,000 and brings new jobs

A Nottingham company, which is the world’s largest manufacturer of aluminium and composite gas cylinders, is investing £500,000 into its East Midlands site, as...

Cosmo Authentic World Kitchen Nottingham to reopen within hours

Cosmo Authentic World Kitchen in Nottingham is set to reopen today or tomorrow.  A spokesperson for the business told The Wire: 'The misunderstanding over the lease...

Carluccio’s Nottingham to close – West Bridgford gets refurbishment

Nottingham's Carluccio's Italian restaurant will close this year after seven years of operating on Low Pavement. West Bridgford is unaffected and earmarked for a...

Specsavers West Bridgford shortlisted for national award

West Bridgford Specsavers has been shortlisted in the national Specsavers Awards for Excellence.   Specsavers in Central Avenue has been shortlisted in the category of...
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East Midlands Airport committed to local jobs for local people

East Midlands Airport supported over 6,500 people with training, employment or careers advice during the financial year of 2017/18. The figures, which are published today...

intu confirms takeover bid tabled valuing business at around £2.85bn

intu, owners of Victoria Centre and Broadmarsh centres in Nottingham, this morning confirmed that the Peel Group, the Olayan Group and Brookfield had tabled...

Nottingham Bierkeller for sale after parent group appoints administrators

Nottingham's Bierkeller complex is on the market after the parent company went into administration.  Five of the entertainment complexes around the UK are for sale. Parent...

Airports group appoints two new Property Managing Directors

MAG, the UK’s largest airport group, has appointed two new MDs to lead its Property business, which is responsible for a £526m UK airport...

Nottingham firm wins prestigious David Norton Building Excellence award

Balance: Wealth Planning Limited, a financial planning business based in Nottingham and Derby, have won CISI’s 2018 Building Excellence award for financial planning firms. The...

Intu shares up 27% on news of possible multi-billion pound takeover

Shares in Intu rose significantly on Friday after confirmation that a consortium of investors is planning a multibillion-pound takeover of the shopping centre owner. Peel...

East Midlands Airport MD Karen Smart welcomes HS2 announcement

Managing director of East Midlands Airport, Karen Smart, welcomes the chancellor's announcement yesterday in support of development of the proposed HS2 station at Toton. 'It’s...

Boost for Rushcliffe businesses at digital showcase event

Dozens of businesses benefited from the very latest updates in the world of digital technology at a special showcase event held at Rushcliffe on...
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Chancellor backs bid to fast track HS2 development in the East Midlands

The creation of a new development body to work in partnership with Nottinghamshire County Council in delivering new jobs, homes, infrastructure and growth linked...
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Value of non-EU goods handled at East Midlands Airport hits record high

July 2018 - best month ever for non-EU trade through East Midlands Airport £975m worth of goods shipped to 196 different territories and countries...

Education providers win East Midlands business growth award

Real Education, providers of alternative provision and Special Educational Needs provision for Nottinghamshire County Council, recently triumphed in the Outstanding Growth category at the...

National accountancy business opens Nottingham office

East Midlands law firm Nelsons has advised national accountancy firm Haines Watts on its expansion into Nottinghamshire following the acquisition of Ling Phipp for...

Local business leaders join University Board of Governors

Nottingham Trent University has announced the appointment of two new members to its Board of Governors. David Williams, Partner and Chairman of Geldards, one of...

New remote working network Dispace launches Nottingham venue

Nottingham is set to be a pioneer of the flexible working movement as Dispace, a network of venues uniting co-workers with available spaces, launches...

Nottingham-based Macesport announces new CEO

Multi award-winning independent sports communications agency Macesport today announces the promotion of its Account Director of nine years, Ben Thompson, to Chief Executive Officer. A...

Boards Direct beats industry slump with 12% sales growth

A Nottingham firm is proving there are no borders when it comes to success, after boosting sales by 12% in 2018. Boards Direct, which has...

Nottingham Business School shortlisted for Business School of the Year

Nottingham Business School (NBS) has been shortlisted for Business School of the Year in the Times Higher Education Awards. The awards are widely recognised as...
Town crier Peter Taunton (left), Lord Mayor Cllr Liaqat Ali (centre) and Robin Hood (right) outside the new Lidl store in Clifton

LIDL opens new store in Clifton

Lidl UK has today (Thursday 6 September) opened the doors of its new store in Clifton, Nottingham. The supermarket, which is located on the Clifton...

Signature Steakhouse: Premises repossessed by landlord

A note on the premises details the action taken today ( 5th September ) The note, dated Wed 5th September states that the landlord, Melton...

More than 50 Rushcliffe businesses launch Traders’ Association

The East Leake Traders Association, a group of over 50 businesses based in the Nottinghamshire village of East Leake, has recently launched a social...
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Deadline approaching for your share of £1.3m in business grants

Micro and small businesses from parts of Nottinghamshire are being urged to bid for their share of £1.3m in grant funding available to support...
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New director appointed at Spire Nottingham Hospital

A new Hospital Director has been appointed at Spire Healthcare’s flagship £65M Nottingham hospital located in Tollerton, South Nottingham. The newly built state of the...

Thaikun closes Victoria Centre restaurant

Thaikun has closed its Nottingham city restaurant. A notice reads: "We are sorry to say we have decided to close our restaurant after over...

Blueprint appoints new Deputy Chief Executive

Blueprint, the multi award winning developer that specialises in the development of sustainable places, has appointed Sam Veal to the newly created role of...

West Bridgford newsagent to close for good

Another independent West Bridgford business will close its doors for the last time this weekend. The West Bridgford Local News Shop at 16 Gordon Road...

West Bridgford store closure could see 12 local jobs lost

A decision by One Stop to close its West Bridgford store on Gordon Square could see staff out of work. Customers have started a...
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East Midlands Airport passenger traffic down 2.1% in July

East Midlands Airport passenger numbers dropped by approximately 11,000 in July 2018.  East Midlands Airport’s passenger traffic declined slightly (-2.1%) but routes to Turkey and...

Footfall up at The Cornerhouse as Nottingham basks in the sunshine

The scorching summer weather and the latest Hollywood blockbusters have had people flocking to The Cornerhouse, as footfall figures for the centre show record...

Wind power drives windmill’s new website

A company that specialises in powering websites by the wind has helped one of Nottingham’s oldest wind-powered operations to boost its online presence. Make Hay...

Independent retailer will close West Bridgford shop after nine years

A fashion retailer with three shops in Nottinghamshire will close its West Bridgford store for good.  Real Clothing, which has operated a womenswear fashion boutique...

West Bridgford creative agency launches this special start-up package for businesses

West Bridgford creative agency, Blimey Creative, has worked alongside some of the industry’s biggest names, such as Britain’s Next Top Model, the happy egg...

Opening of Nottingham base for award-winning construction business

The opening of its first base outside of the North East, is further confirmation by County Durham-based, multi-award winning building and roofing specialist, Hodgson...