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1992C
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20th Century Notts: 1991-1993

It's the 1990s and our writers are providing a televisual feast.

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1989A
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20th Century Notts: 1988-1990

We reach the '90s and Nottingham's favourite detective makes his debut.

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Read The World
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Read the World in Reykjavik

Our fellow UNESCO City of Literature, Reykjavik, is currently exhibiting texts from other cities, including Nottingham, on freedom and peaceful...

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Saturday Night, Sunday Morning At Sixty

Saturday Night and Sunday Morning was released 60 years ago this month, James Walker shows that while the book may now qualify for a bus-pass, its...

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1987B
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20th Century Notts: 1985-1987

Life goes on for Alan Sillitoe as Stephen Booth and Alan Baker move to Notts.

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Ada's Poetry Engine: A City of Literature Film.

As part of the Festival of Science, University of Nottingham pharmacy researchers, inspired by the genius programming pioneer, Ada Lovelace, turned...

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520Px Ada Lovelace Portrait
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Ada Lovelace: King, Countess, Genius.

To mark Ada Lovelace Day (9th October) we asked playwright Emily Holyoake to tell us why Lovelace was definitely a women Notts can be proud of:

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1983A
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20th Century Notts: 1982-1984

Saturday Night's Alright for Fighting as Reginald Dwight pays Nottingham a visit.

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Our Nottingham Things

Over the past couple of months, LeftLion Editor Bridie Squires and Nottingham’s Young Poet Laureate Georgina Wilding have been writing poems with...

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