Is bilborough a good area?
Bilborough gets better the closer you get to Wollaton and the further you get from Broxtowe and Aspley. It’s quite well connected into the city via the Orange 35 bus routes and easy to get out to the M1 via junctions 25 and 26. Away from the main roads, residential areas can be blighted by use as traffic rat-runs.
How many people go to bilborough college?
History. Opened in 1957 as Bilborough Grammar School, the school became a sixth form college in 1975 when Nottingham’s education system became comprehensive. The college has grown from 635 students to 1600 full-time students enrolled to be attending the college in September 2016.
When was bilborough built?
It was built on a piece of high ground between around 1350 and 1400. In those days Bilborough was just a small rural village, and this church was big enough to accommodate everyone who lived nearby. In the 20th century Bilborough grew rapidly.
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 areas are in Broxtowe borough?
Settlements include Beeston—where the council is based— Attenborough, Awsworth, Bramcote, Brinsley, Chilwell, Cossall, Eastwood, Giltbrook, Greasley, Kimberley, Moorgreen, Newthorpe, Nuthall, Stapleford, Strelley, Swingate, Toton, Trowell and Watnall. Additionally a small part of Wollaton falls within Broxtowe.
Why is Nottingham so poor?
The city’s tight boundaries is cited as the other main reason behind Nottingham’s poor performance in the ranking. It means many of the suburbs and more affluent areas like West Bridgford and Beeston, where people have more money to spend, are not included in the city figures.
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 Nottingham posh?
Anywhere south of the river or rushcliffe can be considered posh, very affluent area with high achieving schools, and Nottingham Forest based there. Nottingham itself the defiantly the Park is posh. Mapperley Park, The Park, Edwalton, Wollaton, West & East Bridgford. Lots of the little villages around Nottinghamshire.
When was broxtowe estate built?
Broxtowe Estate was built in the 1930s and named after Broxtowe Hall which was demolished in 1937.