Councillors' Connection Briefing, 3-4 February 2021. Lots more on Vaccinations, grants and ggodnesss knows what else.
"Open Doors" Programme to help parents and carers return to work. This link opens up a leaflet with the details of a new programme starting in March, Called the Opening Doors to Employment (Moving on for Parent / Carers) Course, this accredited course aims to help parents / carers who are thinking or looking to return back to work. The course is completed in the learners own time with tutor support.
Councillors' Connection Briefing, 28 January 2021. Bins, Covid-19, vaccination programme, elections - loads of stuff!
The future of Broadmarsh - The Big Conversation immersive presentation - Follow the progress of Nottingham City Council's work on redeveloping Broadmarsh - we do have to walk through it after all. I want an open public space on top, full of greenery, plus bars and restaurants and with views of the Lacemarket, the City, the Castle and of course Lady Bay. https://nottinghamcity.gov.uk/information-for-business/planning-and-building-control/building-a-better-nottingham/broadmarsh-area-transformation/
Holme Pierrepont Hall garden open to local residents for exercise during lockdown. People must purchase a ticket in advance from www.holmepierreponthall.com as numbers are limited. Dogs are welcome.
Lady Bay Arts Trail 2021 cancelled. Darn! See more detail on our Arts Trail feature page.
Last Councillors' Connection Briefing, 7 January 2021. - Newts finally get a mention!
Free resources available in Lady Bay - We have added a new section on resources available free of charge to the Local Support Initiatives page. Let us know of anything that can be added.
Vaccination - hot topic at the moment so here is a link to the Notts CCG pages on the strategy. Please bear in mind that, at least for now, the organisers of the vaccination programme have asked that the website and phone number for booking vaccination appointments is not widely publicised. People should wait until they receive their invitation letter, which will include that information.
And here's the new dashboard on local Covid-19 statistics. An interactive dashboard providing data on COVID-19 cases in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire. Pillar 1 shows stats in hospitals, pillar 2 for those outside.
Lockdown reinstated from 5th January. Expected that most food outlets will continue as before, hairdressers already closed. Our Local Businesses section now shows impact of each tier and lockdown - let us know of any changes. Our Links, Help and Information section has also been updated.
Councillors' Connection, 22 December 2020. Lots of useful information about Covid-19 guidance, vaccination plans, bin collections and more.
Congratulations to the Lady Bay organisations that were successful in the Celebrating Rushcliffe Awards. The Good Weigh won the Environmental Project award and Musicworks/the Heron Music Cafe won the Wellbeing award. Also CHEFF was shortlisted for the food and drink award.
Latest Councillors' connection, 11 December 2020. Covid-19 news, walk-in testing site at the arena, congratulations to the Good Weigh and Heron Cafe/Musicworks for their Celebrating Rushcliffe awards. Also this guide on Covid-19 and vaccinations, from Public Health England.
Winter Windows a huge success. Here's the link for donations. As was the 2-metre mingle.
Important article on Fields including call for volunteers. After a quiet period, threats to our green spaces are re-emerging and we need to re-energise FIELDS to fight them. Please read this important article from our Borough Councillor Richard Mallender, taken from the latest LBCA Newsletter.
Lady Bay Festival is being planned for 4 June 2021 - see events page.
Councillors' Connection, 30 November 2020. New Covid-19 testing centre at ethe arena, Rushcliffe Mayor Sue Mallender turns on the West Bridgford Christmas lights.
Latest Community Asociation Newsletter out now. You should get one through your door and it's too big to put on here, but extracts will appear against the relevant pages.