Why live and work here?

Nottingham City

We employ staff across the East Midlands and South Yorkshire. We deliver services across Nottinghamshire and from between the Lincolnshire coast to Yorkshire and Leicestershire.

A great base

Nottinghamshire has excellent transport links with Derby, Leicester and Sheffield, with easy access to the M1. There are great train links too – trains from East Midlands Parkway will get you to London in less than an hour and a half. Public transport is reliable and reasonably priced, including a comprehensive bus network and a recently expanded tram system.

Putting down roots

Whether you want to live in the bustling city or be surrounded by fields, we have it all and it does not cost the earth - the East Midlands was in the middle of the last national house price index.

As well as some excellent schools there several top universities within easy reach. Nearby Loughborough University has an unrivalled reputation for sports education, while the universities of Nottingham, Leicester and Sheffield are all ranked within the top 30 universities in the country.

Panthers ice hockey players defending their goalIn your spare time

If you enjoy the great outdoors you will be in your element here. You will have Sherwood Forest and the Peak District on your doorstep, as well as the National Watersports Centre and a host of country parks.

If watching sport is more your thing, you are spoilt for choice. Watch dreams come true at Leicester City or be part of the world's oldest football league club, Notts County. There's also ice hockey, and world class cricket at Trent Bridge.

You can take your family exploring Nottingham’s caves or follow in the footsteps of our famous outlaw, Robin Hood. For young astronauts, the National Space Centre is only a stone’s throw away.

There is a lively arts scene across the region, with theatre and music thriving in all of the local cities. Nottingham itself is a UNESCO City of Literature.


A view of the Peak DistrictFind out more

Nottingham and Nottinghamshire

Leicester and Leicestershire


South Yorkshire