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Literary Locations #36: Maggie's Nottingham

Maggie's Nottingham is a unique venue supporting people affected by cancer, and creative writing is one way they're helping.

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Workhouse Poetry Returns!

The Workhouse Poetry Festival in Southwell has just kicked off, and for the next two weeks there's a vast range of great shows and activities,...

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Literary Locations #35: The Playwright

This week we look at Shakespeare in Notts.

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Literary Locations #34: Nottingham Arboretum

The Arboretum, the first public park in Nottingham, and the epicentre of our literary heritage.

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Literary Location #33: The White Horse

The White Horse, 313 Ilkeston Road, Radford, the place where Seaton and Sillitoe made their memorable first impression.

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A Thumbs-Up Cabaret : Guest Post From Young Creative Awards Winner Andrew Tucker

The winner of the Young Creative Awards for Creative Writing (19-24 group), Andrew Tucker, tells us of the importance of the awards and how they...

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Finding a Voice: Guest Post by Aisha Mohammed Audu

We received an email off a student volunteer who lent us a hand at a recent event, and we thought it was a lovely read about the power of literature...

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Stanley Middleton, Top Ten Novels

Stanley Middleton, our Booker-winner, a modest man who turned down an OBE. A proper Nottingham novelist.

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Big City Reads: Readers' Day

Our #BigCityReads campaign drew a sell-out crowd of young booklovers and some of the UK's best writers to the Council House for a very special event....

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