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Nottingham named third most entrepreneurial city in the UK, according to new study

Nottingham has been ranked third in a list of the UK’s most entrepreneurial cities. We asked local entrepreneurs what makes it such a great base for their startups and explored the effect being based here has had on their growth. With direct routes to London, a thriving business population and with a number of global… Read more

Changing of the guard at AdamsonJones

Founder of AdamsonJones, East Midlands-based firm of patent and trade mark attorneys, Dr. Steve Jones has stepped down from his previous role as executive Chairman with ownership of the company passing to managing director Simon Cooper and director Nic Ferrar. Simon said “Steve’s retirement from the business has been several years in the planning to… Read more

Nottingham Company Steers Its Way to Success  

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 in 1977, the year of the Queen’s Silver Jubilee, when a trip to the cinema would set you back 90p and a three-bedroomed house about £12,000 the company have gone… Read more

How local events helped Impression to grow – a blog from Impression

Impression is an award winning digital marketing agency. It went full-time in 2014 with a team of just three people, including co-founders Aaron Dicks and Tom Craig. Since then, the team has multiplied in size, and currently has 25 full- or part-time members, including experienced digital professionals and graduates from both of Nottingham’s universities. The… Read more

Help Make Nottingham Roar-some This Summer

This summer will see Nottingham put on the natural history map, as the city welcomes a world-exclusive collection of 26 dinosaur exhibits to Wollaton Hall and Nottingham Lakeside Arts. The huge Mamenchisaurus will be the tallest mounted dinosaur skeleton ever seen in the UK, and will stand alongside other specimens such as the Gigantoraptor (the… Read more

As Article 50 is triggered we debate the Government’s Industrial Strategy

In conjunction with East Midlands Chamber (EMC) and Eversheds Sutherland, Nottingham Means Business (NMB) was proud to host an event this morning to discuss the Government’s Industrial Strategy. The Green Paper issued in January invites comment and feedback by 17 April 2017 and the purpose of today’s event was to obtain the thoughts of business… Read more

Dinner with dinosaurs at our March lunch!

A big thank you to members and guests who attended last week’s Nottingham Means Business (NMB) lunch and our sponsors The University of Nottingham. The lunch proved a first for NMB as we also welcomed a very special guest in the shape of Hunter the dinosaur who surprised the packed house at Trent Bridge. Hunter’s… Read more


One of the UK’s leading environmental consultants, Delta-Simons, has announced the opening of a Nottingham office which is part of the firm’s Midlands expansion strategy, bringing with it several new jobs for the city. Delta-Simons, which has offices across England and Ireland, has taken a space in City Gate East on Tollhouse Hill in Nottingham… Read more