Latest from the blog

default blog image
card-top-arrow
Over Bill's Mother's - Nottingham Word Of The Week

Each week we'll post a celebration of Nottingham slang, a celebration of the inventiveness, warmth and sheer oddness of the words that make...

ReadQuick Reads
Beings Dancing Women
card-top-arrow
Beings: Nottingham Goes Global

Nottingham has always been a global city, and an aspiring young publisher has decided to tell stories of others around the world. At a time it seems...

ReadReaders & Writers
313054 Oor Wullie Pr Image Supplied By Dc Thomson
card-top-arrow
Brick Talks Comics: Auchenshoogle Meets Nottingham

You thought comic classics The Broons and Oor Wullie were exclusively Scottish? Well, think again, the genius who co-created them hails from our own...

ReadQuick Reads
Nnbook
card-top-arrow
Bonnets to breeches: North Notts Story Competition

How an illness, a pen, and an interest in our Women’s Land Army, saw Elizabeth Carney-Marsh scoop the £500 first prize in the annual North Notts...

ReadReaders & Writers
20171010 143528 1
card-top-arrow
Gladstone Books: a Southwell gem

We travel to Southwell, to find a small but perfectly formed bookshop and its fascinating owner.

ReadQuick Reads
Unesco
card-top-arrow
New Cities Join The UNESCO Cities of Literature network.

We welcome the freshly anointed Cities of Literature to the network

ReadNews & Press
Nottinghamcityoflit Header Illustration
card-top-arrow
New Trustees Announcement

Nottingham UNESCO City of Literature welcomes two new trustees to its board.

ReadNews & Press
default blog image
card-top-arrow
T'Trip - Nottingham Word Of The Week

Each week we'll post a celebration of Nottingham slang, a celebration of the inventiveness, warmth and sheer oddness of the words that make...

ReadQuick Reads
Screen Shot 2017 10 30 At 15 47 45
card-top-arrow
Notts So Scary: A Spooky Hallowe'en Top Ten

With its deep dark caves and haunted galleons, Nottingham is a city rich for ghosts and ghouls. We look at that terrifying place where literature and...

ReadQuick Reads
1 2 3 4

Make your voice heard. Be a contributor

Got something to say? Want to add your voice to the growing Nottingham UNESCO City of Literature community? Great, we’re always on the lookout for fresh contributions. Apply today and we’ll get right back to you

Apply to contribute

Search