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Training for the Nottingham Post Corporate Challenge – an interview with Jayne Francis-Ward

The Nottingham Post Corporate Challenge – Team NMB Profile: Jayne Francis-Ward Occupation: Corporate director and monitoring officer of policy planning & corporate services at Nottinghamshire County Council. Distance to run:  As part of the Nottingham Post Corporate Challenge, supported by Nottingham Means Business I’m running the Ikano Robin Hood Mini Marathon, a distance of 1.5 miles. Q.… Read more

Get behind Maggie’s this Christmas

Maggie’s are delighted to be holding their Carol Concert at St Marys Church on Thursday 12th December. The evening will be a celebration with over 500 guests in attendance at St Marys to listen to the Southwell Choral Society, in addition to other talented musicians and singers. Also present will be Colin Slater MBE, Paddy Tipping, John Hughes, Amy… Read more

Training for the Nottingham Post Corporate Challenge – an interview with Gaynor England

The Nottingham Post Corporate Challenge – Team NMB Profile: Gaynor England Occupation:  Conference sales manager at Experience Nottinghamshire. Distance to run:  As part of the Nottingham Post Corporate Challenge, supported by Nottingham Means Business I’m running the Ikano Robin Hood Mini Marathon, a distance of 1.5 miles. Q. Are you a regular runner? A. Absolutely not. In… Read more

The fourth utility – a guest blog by Stephen Mason

When I heard that broadband had been included as a topic in the Infrastructure Interest Group I was both delighted and a little dismayed. Delighted that the topic of ‘internet access’ and availability was being taken seriously by Nottingham Means Business, for most businesses, robust internet access is as critical as road, rail and air… Read more

JLT supporting Nottingham Contemporary

Nottingham Contemporary has welcomed insurance broking and risk management advisors JLT Specialty as the latest member of their corporate giving scheme. The Gallery re-launched the scheme in June 2013 and the membership has now doubled in size – making it one of the most successful schemes of its kind outside of London. JLT will be… Read more

Trinity Square Launch Event

Nottingham City Council invites you to an event on Friday 19th September 2014 to introduce the re-designed Trinity Square. Taking place at 11.00am at the Red Hot World Buffet and Bar on Trinity Square, Corner House, Nottingham NG1 4DB, this event will be an opportunity to: Learn about the rationale behind the re-design of Trinity… Read more

An update on the 2015 Aegon Nottingham Open events over lunch

The Lawn Tennis Association along with Nottingham City Council are delighted to invite you to a tennis themed business networking event on Tuesday 23rd September. With June 2015 promising to be an amazing month of International Tennis for Nottingham, Michael Downey, the Chief Executive of the Lawn Tennis Association will be providing an update on… Read more

Training for the Nottingham Post Corporate Challenge – an interview with Celia Morris

The Nottingham Post Corporate Challenge – Team NMB Profile: Celia Morris Occupation: Group manager of corporate strategy, policy, planning and corporate service at Nottinghamshire County Council. Distance to run:  As part of the Nottingham Post Corporate challenge, supported by Nottingham Means Business I’m running the Ikano Robin Hood Mini Marathon, a distance of 1.5 miles. Q. Are… Read more

Clean Tech Interest Group – a blog by Steve Martin

A breath of fresh air? The UK has recently set a renewable record – 22% of the UK’s energy is now generated by wind, beating the previous record of 21% set earlier in August and previously 20% of generation just before Christmas last year. The wind generation on the 17 August represented 5.7GW, roughly three times… Read more