NOTTINGHAM UNIVERSITY PROPOSALS FOR AN 'ADVANCED MANUFACTURING BUILDING'

Notice of 'Open House' Event for the Community

... 'The University of Nottingham is intending to develop the former Mansell Offices site, Derby Road with a new state of the art Advanced Manufacturing Facility. These plans were recently reported on in the Nottingham Evening Post of the 6th March 2015 and demonstrate the Universities continued investment in the City in cutting edge research. The development will represent an investment in the order of £24m.

This exciting and ambitious proposals will see the Mansell/Sherwood Trucks site redeveloped and the Jubilee Campus connected to Derby Road for the first time along the line of Kenyon Road. It is expected that the overall development will help the continued regeneration of this area and also improve connectivity for pedestrians, cyclists and vehicles alike.

We wish to share the emerging plans with you, to show you the options that are being considered and to receive your feedback so we can develop the most appropriate scheme possible, to service our operational needs whilst at the same time addressing wider community questions as well as those of the local authority.

To this end we are holding a ‘Open House’ event on Monday 16th March3pm through to 7pm, where you will be able to discuss the proposals with University Officers and leave your comments. We hope you will be able to attend.

The ‘Open House’ is to be held at the 62nd Nottingham (Wollaton Park) Scout HQ, Kenyon Road (opposite Hillside), Derby Road  Nottingham, NG7 2HP

Please park in the University of Nottingham Car Park, next to the Lenton House gate and make your way towards the wooded area, where the scout hut is situated.

We look forward to meeting with you and discussing the proposed scheme. ...'