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.
Anyone who thinks they may have a Hotpoint,Proline,Creda,Swan,Indesit or Whirlpool tumble dyer manufactured between April 2014 to September 2015. You are advised to cease using such an appliance and contact Whirlpool for a free modification.Click Here
There are around half a million dryers still that are in use and have not been modified. Anyone using any tumble dryer should ensure that empty the lint tray after every use. This is not just for safety but also efficiency getting your clothes dry quicker f...
A new report suggests 7 million cyber crimes are committed against small to medium businesses every year. Criminals target firms likely to spend less on cyber security. Hacking into emails to gain sensitive information or sending emails within firms trying to trick staff into sending payments to the criminals own bank accounts.Click Here
It is suggested that a cyber crime attack cost small businesses up to £3000 and it can take days to get back up and running after such an attack.
Businesses can keep the...
Work has commenced at the former Siemens Communications site in Beeston, to create a new 6.5 acre development.Click Here
Made up of warehousing,industrial and office the site is being funded by joint investors. Being located reasonably close to junction 25 via the A52 transport links are good. Units will be on offer for freehold and leasehold.
The Government are consulting on new legislation to abolish section 21 evictions,often known as No Fault Evictions. This would mean landlords could no longer evict tenants from their properties at short notice with out good reason. This excellent legislation would give much more security to families stuck in private rentals due to the disastrous state of the UK's housing stock and market. Many who feel they cannot complain about the state of a property for fear of eviction, will find some assura...Click Here