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Midlands reveals £11bn MIPIM hand

The Midlands UK delegation at MIPIM says it will be promoting over £11bn of investment opportunities at more than 40 events during the world’s leading real estate show. Sir John Peace, chair of the Midlands Engine, will be joined by a range of senior keynote speakers who will be addressing the global investment community at… Read more

Nottingham to put culture at the heart of a successful local economy

Nottingham could become a leading European city for culture and creativity by being at the forefront of a new approach to culture recommended by a national enquiry. The Culture Cities Enquiry, chaired by Virgin Money Boss Jayne-Anne Gadhia, has published its recommendations today (Tuesday 5th February). It brought together leaders from across the cultural, education, design,… Read more

Marketing NG delighted to welcome four new board members

Marketing NG, the company charged with promoting Nottingham for investment and tourism, is delighted to welcome four new members to its board of directors. Sajeeda Rose, Margaret Monckton, Karen Smart, and Susan Hallam will all be joining the board, offering a diversity of industry experience between them to support Marketing NG’s drive to promote Nottingham… Read more

Nottingham Businesses up for the challenge posed by Brexit

There was a strong air of confidence and resilience as over 260 business leaders attended the Nottingham Partners Annual Dinner at the Crowne Plaza Nottingham on Thursday 31st January. Guest speaker Rhys Herbert, Senior Economist at Lloyds Banking Group gave a fascinating insight into the global economy, from the policy induced growth in the US… Read more

New images of major HMRC regional centre revealed

New images have emerged of the first phase of the 276,000 sq ft Unity Square development in Nottingham. In November, HMRC confirmed Unity Square as its East Midlands hub and said it will bring around 4,300 workers to the completed office buildings in 2021. The scheme will be delivered by Peveril Securities and its joint… Read more