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Literary Locations #43: The Hemlock Stone

The Hemlock Stone has inspired legends and writers alike.

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Ten Books For National Tree Week

Here in Notts we owe a great deal from trees: our football team is named after them; our outlaw made one his home; and if it wasn't for paper,...

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Literary Locations #42: The Old Theatre, Southwell

The ‘Old Theatre’ in Southwell, a Georgian treat.

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Fantastic Poetry Funfair Frolics!

Our Poetry Funfair was a big success! Pauline and Martin tell us a bit more about our event last month, with pictures from Rachel Spivak.

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Literary Locations #41: Lowdham Mill

Oliver Twist, Peter Pan, that chimney sweep from The Water Babies, the young waif is one of literature’s great protagonists, and Notts has inspired...

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The Stanley Middleton Lecture

Former pupil of the great novelist Stanley Middleton, Professor Philip Davis, will be presenting a lecture about Middleton and his work in an event...

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Literary Locations #40: Annesley Hall

“...once the abode of a prosperous old family but a blight and a sorrow have fallen here." William Howitt.

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Literary Locations #39: The Robin Hood Theatre, Averham

With a theatre that can seat half its population, Averham is putting on quite a show. This week we find out why Cecil Day Lewis, Geraldine McEwan,...

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Libraries Week: Inspire Libraries Events

It may be the end of Libraries Week, but there's still plenty of local events happening throughout the county from our friends at Inspire Libraries.

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