News from around and about in Nottingham's NAG neighbourhoods

Council Prosecutes Agent for Contravening Letting Board Controls

A Nottingham agent has been fined £400 and must pay £438 in costs for displaying an unauthorised letting board in Lenton where controls on letting boards are in force.

Anti-Social Behaviour: Evidence for an Alcohol Saturation Zone

The City Council's Anti-Social Behaviour team is looking at whether there is evidence for an Alcohol Saturation Zone in neighbourhoods in areas of Dunkirk & Lenton and Radford & Park wards.

Lenton's Palmer Court Independent Living Scheme Wins National Award

Nottingham City Homes and Nottingham City Council's independent living scheme built on the former Lenton high-rise flats' site, has been awarded the 'Best Social or Affordable New Housing Development' at the annual LABC Building Excellence Awards.

City Council Turns Down Application for Student Flats in Lenton

Nottingham City Council has refused an application to build 43 one-bedroom student flats on the former Red Cross site.

Seven Simple Ways to Create Healthy, Happy Neighbourhoods

Laura Alvarez, Lecturer in Architectural Technology at Nottingham Trent University, writing in 'The Conversation' comes up with seven simple rules to help make good neighbourhoods.