New images reveal railway arches could become independent trading hub

How the area could look

New images of how unused railway arches used by Nottingham’s trams will be transformed into a leisure development have been released. broke the news that the arches, next to Bildurn’s huge 323-bed student scheme on Station Street in Nottingham back in July of last year.

Now, Nottingham City Council’s property services arm, Property Plus, produced new images and a fly-thru video showing how the revamped arches on Trent Street could look.

The video shows the arches occupied by independent traders alongside a taxi rank and the city’s canal.

The arches are adjacent to Bildurn’s student scheme, which will be run by Vita. The development will also include a leisure angle, with a gym and coffee shop.