In July various road works will start around the Bridgford area. The A60 junction at Trent Bridge Cricket ground will see major disruption as traffic signal lighting is replaced for latest technology.Click Here
The A60 between Wilford Lane and Trent Bridge will be resurfaced and will take around 8 weeks to complete. Temporary traffic signals monitored by CCTV will be in place and it is claimed will be monitored and therefore run efficiently at peak times. Pavements will also be closed at times.
A new report has found that the £50 billion budget for HS2 could have been spent more wisely on other lines. That also includes the electrification of the Midland mainline travelling through Nottingham to London. Also suggested was the reopening of the Whitacre Link between Nottingham and Birmingham.Click Here
The Department for Transport insists that HS2 will free up thousands of seats on other lines and bring billions of pounds to the Midlands and the North. The DoT also said that it was not a choice...
Nottingham is rated the second best city for internet speeds only after Cardiff. Super fast broadband is now available to 98% of Nottingham residents. The faster than average speeds and many other factors are a big attraction bringing new businesses and people to NottinghamClick Here
Over £300,000 will be spent on repair and maintenance work on the Cannon Fort and West Front of Newstead Abbey.Click Here
The funds will be provided by Nottingham City Council,World Monument Fund and donations from visitors and patrons of Newstead Abbey.
Nottingham's existing fleet of trams are to be given a re-fit costing £3.5 million. The face lift will give the older trams the same appearance as the newer Citadis models. The trams will also benefit from a major mechanical overhaul guaranteeing long service still.
Inside the trams will also benefit from new interior fittings and flooring. The work will be carried out one tram at a time to ensure no disruption to service.
We spotted an interesting story in the Backhouse Jones newsletter this month, discussing the issue of ISA or Intelligent Speed Assistance.Click Here
In the article they said that ‘To the surprise of some, the Department of Transport for the United Kingdom recently announced that (despite BREXIT) it would be replicating or adopting the recent vehicle safety rules provisionally agreed by the European Union, set to become mandatory for all vehicles sold by 2022. The technology to which the rules refer, the...
Did you know that dogs are the second best burglar deterrent after CCTV? With over 250,000 residential break-ins a year in the UK alone, ensuring your property is safe is of the utmost importance.Click Here
Looking for additional ways to add security to your home? From hidden cameras to double lock systems, there are plenty of ways you can prevent your home from break-ins, including having a recording of a dog barking, according to ex-burglars.
So what are the best guard dogs to consider adopting and w...
Friday 28th June 6pm onward and Saturday 29th 12-4.30 & 6-10.30pm St Mary's Church Nottingham. It may seem an unlikely venue to some at first ,me too.Click Here
£12.50 per ticket, which includes 1 gin and tonic plus a gin glass to keep. £5 for gin and mixer. Over 100 Gins available to try.
Various bars will also be selling cocktails, Prosecco and beers. Live music, food and snacks will also be on sale during the event.