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22 Mar

TV’s Jason used a hoverboard to make spectacular entrance at Chamber annual dinner

Arriving centre stage spectacularly on a hoverboard, TV’s Gadget Show host and futurologist Jason Bradbury enthralled guests at the Chamber’s Annual Dinner last night with his take on what’s happening in the world of technology.

22 Mar

Public consultation event for the development of Becketwell to be held in Derby's Intu Centre

Members of the public, local residents and businesses will have the opportunity to view proposals for the development of the Becketwell area of the city at a public consultation event, which is taking place in Derby’s intu centre.

21 Mar

Energy Efficiency project wins regional award for second consecutive year!

An energy efficiency project run by a partnership between Derby City Council and Derbyshire County Council has been announced as a winner at this year’s East Midlands Energy Efficiency awards.

The Prince’s Trust, Nottinghamshire County Cricket Club and Michelin Starred Chef, Tom Sellers, are offering an amazing opportunity to work and train with professionals in the Hospitality industry.

The Prince's Trust, in partnership with Nottingham County Cricket Club, is running a 4 week Get into Restaurant Services programme for 16 – 30yr olds, where you will meet new people and learn new skills, as well as gaining valuable work experience in NCCC’s brand new restaurant, Six and other supporting restaurants in the city.

The programme will include:

• Understanding the benefits of good customer service and team work

• Seminars, training and work placements in some of Nottingham’s top restaurants and cocktail bars

• Gain a certificate in Food Safety and Hygiene Level 2

• Roles available, Kitchen Porters, Bar Staff, Front of House

• Travel expenses and lunch provided while on programme

• Support from the Prince’s Trust for up to 6 months following the programme

Taster Day for this opportunity will be held on 11th March 2019. The programme will run from 18th March – 12th April 2019

To join the course or find out more: Search ‘Prince’s Trust’ or you can contact Tania on 07483 431624 or email: