• Nottingham City Transport Bus Fares Increase

    Nottingham City Transport (NCT) have increased their bus fares in response to what they called “significantly increased operating costs.” The company cite the specific reasons for the increase as: “fuel and staffing costs are much higher than at the start of the year, with diesel costing us up to...
  • Balmoral not Buckingham: Her Majesty will not appoint the new PM in London

    On Monday 5th September 2022, Britain’s next Prime Minister will be announced. Either Liz Truss or Rishi Sunak will be invited to form a new government by Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth ll. However, there has been a slight change in protocol this year, with the Queen choosing to appoint...
  • Nottinghamshire Welcomes 800 Ukrainian Refugees

    The ongoing war in Ukraine has led to millions being displaced. Nottinghamshire Council says a total of 1,478 Ukrainian refugees are expected to arrive, with residents offering a safe haven for those fleeing the conflict. Impact’s Abigail Cadman Kerr reports....
  • Nottingham Pride Festival 2022

    On Saturday 30th July 2022 Nottingham celebrated its pride festival. The theme of the event this year was ‘We See You’ with live performances, market stalls and a march through Nottingham city centre. Impact’s Campus News Editor Laura Scaife reports. ...
  • China’s Confucius Institutes: Why are they at risk and what could be their replacements?

    Rosanna Loyd It has been revealed that Rishi Sunak vows to shut down all UK-based Confucius Institutes if he becomes the next Prime Minister. Impact’s Rosie Loyd explores what the possible alternatives to these institutes are considering the current landscape in the UK for teaching Mandarin is so heavily...
  • Co-operatives UK National Youth Summit 2022

    Amelia Brookes On Monday 11th June, Impact’s Amelia Brookes visited the Co-operative Youth Summit in Manchester. The day featured a range of representatives from co-operative businesses all with the aim of catering to the interests of their workers instead of larger shareholders. Amelia spoke with CEO Rose Morley and members...
  • Nottingham’s Tory Police Commissioner Banned from Driving

    Nottingham's Police and Crime Commissioner, Caroline Henry, has been given a six month driving ban after being caught speeding. Impact's Hannah Bentley reports....