News from Nottingham and the surrounding area.

Legal Challenge to Nottingham's Additional Licensing Scheme Dismissed by Judge

EMPO's (East Midlands Property Owners) legal challenge to Nottingham City Council's additional licensing scheme introduced in January 2014 has failed.

Veteran Oak Trees To Remain

Approval has been given for revised plans submitted by Nottingham University for a £40 million sports village which will mean that three veteran oak trees have been saved

Nottingham University Plans for £40 Million Sports Village Rejected

Nottingham University has accused Nottingham City Council of hypocrisy after the Planning Committee rejected the University's plans for a £40 million sports village which would have resulted in the felling of three 200-400 year old oak trees. Hopes have been expressed that the trees can be incorporated into a new design for the project.