Month: July 2019

Beeston Canalside Heritage Trust

Anna had a catch up with the mighty Stewart Craven of Beeston Canalside Heritage Trust. The Canalside Cottage centre is going from strength to strength with 60,000 visitors in the last twelve months and 493 school students engaged in local history projects (read more about the Trust here). Stuart’s latest project

Midlands Connect Meeting

Anna and Nottingham East MP, Chris Leslie met Midlands Connect this morning – it’s the group responsible for putting together a transport strategy for the East and West Midlands. Midlands Connect have ambitious plans to ensure the HS2 hub in Toton is directly connected to East Midlands airport and neighbouring cities (notably Nottingham and Derby) using the existing rail