Sky Mirror Writing Competition: Under 16s winner

Sky Mirror Writing Competition: Uh-oh

Uh-oh BY HARRY WILDING Peter whacks the ball across the table. Eve’s outstretched arm reaches out and sends it back to him, over the tiny net. He manages to return it, just, but it bounces high, leaving Eve with the perfect match-winning opportunity. She watches the...
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It was sweet, last night, to be at Nottingham Playhouse, to see a new play by James Graham. The playwright is from Mansfield and used to work on the door at Nottingham’s Theatre Royal but this was his first new play to be staged in the city where, as he told Geeta...
An Evening With Stephen Mangan

An Evening With Stephen Mangan

Nottingham can lay claim to many firsts in history: first tarmacked road, first league football club (as of writing), first library exclusively for children. But to Stephen Mangan, it’s about seconds: it’s here in Nottingham, at the Playhouse, that he took...