Chimera Nottingham in the News

Best of Broxtowe nominee Chimera Leisure ‘treats community like family’.

A lovely article in the Nottingham Post featuring us on the 4th April 2017. There's still time to nominate us, or any of the other fabulous businesses in our local community!

Chimera Comments on Black Friday 21st Nov 2016

We were quoted in the post highlighting the importance of getting our products from reliable sources :)


12th May 2016 - Best of Broxtowe Awards Retailer of the Year

We're proud to announce that we have been selected as "Retailer of the Year" at the best of Broxtowe Awards held last night in Beeston! Many thanks to everyone who nominated us for the awards and a huge thanks goes to all of the team, we could never have done it without your hard work and support.


Best of Broxtowe Awards 2016 Retailer of the Year Nominee

A HUGE thanks to everyone who nominated us all here at Chimera for the Best of Broxtowe Awards 2016, We're proud to announce that we've made the top 3! (from over 900 nominations) in the category of "Retailer of the Year". The awards take place on Thursday 12th May, so we'll let you know how we get on but once again MEGA thanks to all of our customers for nominating us for this prestigious event.


Every 2nd Wednesday of the month!

Following on from the successful inaugural Chimera "Out of the Box" event last week at the White Lion in Beeston, Chimera are proud to present the first of our monthly "Out of the Box" events in conjunction with the National Video Games Arcade (NVGA) in Nottingham.

This event is happening monthly, every 2nd Wednesday 17:00-22:00 at The National Video Games Arcade, 24-32 Carlton Street, Hockley, Nottingham, NG1 1NN.

The event takes place in the awesome Toast Bar in the NVGA.

Free to attend, just bring along your favourite board games and have fun!

If you want to chat about the event, or find out more information pop over to our facebook event page https://www.facebook.com/events/1650069708588711/

Aprils Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1163112490368170/


13th February 2016

Chimera are proud to be one of the sponsors of the 2nd Beeston Film Festival, being held at The White Lion Bar & Kitchen, 19th-21st February 2016.

Friday 19th Feb 7pm - Horror Night, Saturday 20th Feb 2pm - Animation Afternoon, Saturday 20th Feb 7pm - Drama Night, Sunday 21st Feb 2pm - Documentary Afternoon, Sunday 21st Feb 7pm - Comedy Night.


27th September 2015

Alternative Beeston

We've received a nice little shout-out in a national newspaper! We're proud to be a major contributor to Beeston's thriving alternative scene, and to be mentioned alongside other brilliant local businesses in The Sunday Times!

If you're a subscriber, you can read the full article here!


10th July 2015

Chimera Nottingham's 'steps to success' in Magic: The Gathering featured by Wizards on the WPN site

Chimera has been featured on the Wizards Play Network! In this short interview, we detail the steps we've taken on the road to building our amazing Magic community, and how we ensure that Magic remains a mainstay in our store.

You can check out the full article here!


6th June 2015

Our Magic community highlighted in Tabletop Gaming Magazine

We were excited to be part of Tabletop Gaming Magazine's feature on Magic: The Gathering, one of our biggest passions. It was a great experience! Thanks to Tabletop Magazine for this brilliant feature, and to our amazing Magic players, whether you be competitive or casual, regular or occasional - thanks for making our MTG community worth writing about!

You can check out the full article here on our Facebook page!


28th April 2015

Runner-Up Retailer of the Year!

The finals of the I Love Beeston Awards took place on Thursday 23rd April, and Chimera Nottingham were honoured to be named runners up in the Retailer of the Year category!

Huge congratulations to the deserving winners, Fred Hallam Ltd, and thanks again to our incredible community for voting for us!

Read more about the awards here!


13th April 2015

International Tabletop Day at Chimera

Saturday 11th April was International Table Top Day, a huge global celebration of board games big and small. Last year, 3,000 Table Top Day events were hosted all around the world, across 80 different countries.

The premise is simple – invite your friends around for a day of fun and games! Well, Chimera Nottingham did exactly that. On Saturday, the store threw open its doors from 10am until 10pm for every games fan to drop in, meet new people, and become part of Nottingham’s vast and enthusiastic board gaming community.

Read the full story here!


10th April 2015

Chimera Shortlisted as Local Retailer of the Year

The judging panel for the I Love Beeston awards got together on Tuesday 7th April to choose their finalists for the upcoming awards ceremony. The panel consisted of Charlie Fogg (Charlie Foggs), Matt Goold (The Beestonian), Judy Sleath (Beeston and District Civic Society), Emily Rawcliffe (Beeston Resident) and Mike Sassi (Editor, Nottingham Post)

Following an astounding 600 nominations, the finalists of each category were narrowed down to 3 per category.

Read more about the awards here!


16th March 2015

Following on from the successful inaugural Chimera "Out of the Box" event last week at the White Lion in Beeston, Chimera are proud to present the first of our monthly "Out of the Box" events in conjunction with the National Video Games Arcade (NVGA) in Nottingham.  

This event is happening monthly, every 2nd Wednesday 17:00-22:00 at  The National Video Games Arcade, 24-32 Carlton Street, Hockley, Nottingham, NG1 1NN.

The event takes place in the awesome Toast Bar in the NVGA.

Free to attend, just bring along your favourite board games and have fun!

If you want to chat about the event, or find out more information pop over to our facebook event page https://www.facebook.com/events/1650069708588711/

Aprils Event:  https://www.facebook.com/events/1163112490368170/


2015

East Midlands Pokemon regionals, ran by Chimera!


Opening Hours

  • Monday 11:00-22:00
  • Tuesday 10:00-22:00
  • Wednesday 10:00-22:00
  • Thursday 10:00-22:00
  • Friday 10:00-22:00
  • Saturday 10:00-22:00
  • Sunday 10:00-22:00

Contact

Chimera Leisure Ltd
105 High Road
Beeston
Nottingham
NG9 2LH

Tel: 0115 9229880
Get in touch with Chimera Nottingham