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Infrastructure Interest Group – an update from Chris Sinclair

The Infrastructure Interest Group covers a broad spectrum of activity embracing transport, broadband and (initially at least) that sector of the property market, which deals with offices. The intention is to broaden the latter to include other places of work, particularly factory and warehouse accommodation. Together with Mike Taylor and Jon Enever tasks currently in… Read more

‘Calling All Businesses’ Network Event

“Calling All Businesses” Network Event – Local businesses are invited to attend a free evening meeting in September to share ideas for boosting the local economy and hear about the latest funding opportunities and business news. Broxtowe Borough Council is hosting the “Calling All Businesses” event on Wednesday 3rd September at The Quadrant, Nuart Road, Beeston,… Read more

Growth in Nottingham – a blog by Gareth Singleton

The last five or so years have been tough on Nottingham’s business community but there’s no denying that we’ve turned a corner, with attitudes now shifting from fight to flight. No more so have I seen this than with the businesses I’ve been working with as part of the Growth 100 initiative. The programme itself… Read more

Training for the Nottingham Post Corporate Challenge – an interview with Jonathan English

The Nottingham Post Corporate Challenge – Team NMB Profile: Jonathan English Occupation: Managing Director at Skeleton Productions, Vice-Chair at Nottingham Means Business and President of Nottingham City Business Club. 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… Read more

Launch of the St. James Hotel in Nottingham’s Castle Quarter

The St. James Hotel, in Nottingham’s historic castle quarter, was officially opened on July 23rd. Formerly the Rutland Square hotel, the property purchased a year ago, has been completely refurbished and re-positioned to become one of Nottinghamshire’s finest hotels. The public areas have been totally transformed into grand, yet contemporary spaces, with dazzling chandeliers, restored… Read more

Top spot on ‘Booking.com’ for one of our members

Birchover Hotel Apartments are celebrating again, after their brand new apartment-hotel, The Birchover Residences Nottingham, shot to the top of Booking.com within a month of opening. The Birchover Residences Nottingham is a collection of just five luxury apartments in a converted bank in the centre of Nottingham. The apartments have proven to be a huge… Read more