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Lists. Fun stuff. Nottingham Word of the Week. When you need to keep it short and sweet, here’s bite-sized content you can read on the go.

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It's not all Google Classroom: education and entertainment resources for children (and parents!)

When the first lockdown happened last summer, and suddenly families were home-schooling, we found some useful online resources to support parents,...

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Literary Location #87: Sherwood Lodge

Before the Spielberg movie, before the theatre production, before Michael Morpurgo’s story, there was the real War Horse, ‘Warrior’.

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Literary Location #86: St Ann's

St Ann's - a history and community in print.

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Is Rejection Black and White? Guest post from Sara Jane Potter

Is rejection black and white (or something in-between?) A personal experience

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Literary Locations #85: Pitcher & Piano

This week’s literary location was built on the site of a 17th century chapel.

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Black and Crazy Poetry: Refresh

In 2017, poet Lauren Nicole Whitter described on this site how her art comes from her experiences of being black and suffering from anxiety and...

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How Nottingham Became A UNESCO City of Literature #NottsLit5

Nottingham becoming a UNESCO City of Literature in 2015 was by no means a certainty: rather, the odds were greatly against us. Here, some of the team...

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Sanctuary, Connection, Inspiration: Hopes for New Libraries. Trevor Wright on Libraries #NottsLit5

In our final article where Notts writers give us their perspective on libraries, poet Trevor Wright tells us about his formative experiences in...

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Helen Goodbarton on Libraries #NottsLit5

Children's author Helen Goodbarton on why libraries suffused with fun are an essential part of learning to love words

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