- 1 What areas does Gedling Borough Council cover?
- 2 Is Gedling a nice place to live?
- 3 Which council is Woodthorpe?
- 4 What are the worst areas in Nottingham?
- 5 Is Nottingham safe at night?
- 6 Is Arnold a rough area?
- 7 When did Gedling pit close?
- 8 Is Nottingham a county?
- 9 What council is Woodborough?
- 10 Is Nottingham a nice place to live?
- 11 Is Nottingham safe?
- 12 What is Nottingham famous for?
What areas does Gedling Borough Council cover?
Description. The Borough covers mainly affluent suburbs north-east of Nottingham including Arnold, Carlton and part of Mapperley and the area north of Nottingham into the rural villages of Calverton, Woodborough, Ravenshead and Newstead extending north towards Mansfield.
Is Gedling a nice place to live?
Gedling borough has been named in the top 50 best places to live in Britain in 2020, according to an annual survey. He tweeted: “Proud to see Gedling in UK’s top 50 places with best quality of life. Gedling is 29th in the UK, 4th best place for quality of life in the East Midlands and 3rd in Nottinghamshire.”
Which council is Woodthorpe?
Woodthorpe Grange has now been in the ownership of Nottingham City Council for over eighty years and is home to Nottingham City’s Sport, Culture and Parks Service, the maintenance depot for the local area’s ground maintenance team and the City’s nursery section.
What are the worst areas in Nottingham?
Of the 20 wards in Nottingham, Bridge statistically is the worst for crime, with 742 crimes reported in March 2017 alone. The second highest crime area is St Ann’s, with 482 crimes reported. Arboretum, Radford and Park, and Berridge follow St Ann’s, respectively.
Is Nottingham safe at night?
Nottingham has been accredited as a ‘Purple Flag’ city for the eighth consecutive year, meaning it has been formally recognised as a safe place for a night out.
Is Arnold a rough area?
But Arnold’s overall rank was 1352 out of 1372 – making it one of the “worst” places to live in the country, according to the survey.
When did Gedling pit close?
Coal was last extracted from Gedling Colliery, in Nottinghamshire, on 7 November 1991. During its operational life it became known as the Pit of Nations due to the diverse workforce. A commemoration was also held to remember the more than 120 miners who died in the pit over its lifetime.
Is Nottingham a county?
Nottinghamshire, administrative, geographic, and historic county of the East Midlands of England, bordered by the geographic counties of Leicestershire, Derbyshire, and Lincolnshire, and by the metropolitan county of South Yorkshire.
What council is Woodborough?
Woodborough Parish Council | Nottinghamshire County Council.
Is Nottingham a nice place to live?
It’s by far the nicest city in the Midlands. Nottingham does have a lot of council estates, most of which are pretty dodgy, but it does also have nice areas, most of which are not actually in the City of Nottingham, but in surrounding boroughs which many of it’s suburbs are situated.
Is Nottingham safe?
Nottingham is the most dangerous major city in Nottinghamshire, and is among the top 20 most dangerous overall out of Nottinghamshire’s 245 towns, villages, and cities. The overall crime rate in Nottingham in 2020 was 108 crimes per 1,000 people.
What is Nottingham famous for?
Nottingham has links to the legend of Robin Hood and to the lace-making, bicycle (notably Raleigh bikes), and tobacco industries. It was granted its city charter in 1897, as part of Queen Victoria’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations.