• Nottinghamshire Police ‘neither sustainable or affordable’

    Nottinghamshire Police’s budget reductions could risk the effectiveness of police protection, a report from a police watchdog says. It was found that £9.4m of reserve money had been used and that the police force has been inadequately managing their finances. Chief Constable Sue Fish said that the financial management...
  • City Council wins £6m Funding to make Nottingham Greener

    More than £6 million in funding has been awarded to Nottingham City Council to help reduce carbon emissions. Secretary of State for Transport Patrick McLoughlin recently announced Nottingham as one of four cities receiving funds for low carbon, sustainable transport due to a £35 million government initiative. This comes...
  • Over 1/3 of British students work “online” to fund university life

    Over a third of British students find jobs “online” to fund university life, new research has revealed. Money saving website www.VoucherCodesPro.co.uk has discovered that 23% of UK students who worked online to fund university life sold clothes, whilst 19% undertook “webcam work” and 11% worked in pornography. A total...
  • Universities request funding reform for Nursing, Physiotherapy and AHP students

    Universities UK and the Council of Deans of Health have issued a joint statement requesting a fundamental system reform of funding for students of Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Profession related courses. The statement, released on the Council of Deans website, highlights “shortages in key professions such as nursing,...
  • UoN Sport Receives Funding Boost

    The University of Nottingham (UoN) has received £296,680 of funding from Sport England’s University Sport Activation Fund, aimed at increasing the participation of university students in sport. The UoN is one of 54 British universities who have benefitted from the £15 million fund, which was secured through the work...