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When you’re a young person growing up in Nottingham then you either lack musical taste or you spend a lot of time at Rock City...
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"It never crossed my mind that I could score in a European Cup final, because I felt it would be totally outside my realm"...

15/12
Celebrate New Year's Eve in style with LeftLion. Music from Ronika, The Eviltones and Rebel Soul Collective...
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Friendly service and a clientele list that seems to contain a hell of a lot of builders, it gets the thumbs-up here...

15/12
Chicken shops are now starting to rival Greggs in the most-outlets-in-town stakes...
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14/12
Nottingham’s finest bands drunkenly murder the music you love in the name of charity and festive cheer...

14/12
The menu is extensive, but where it really comes alive is its range of deep fried then microwaved don’t-ask-where-it came-from chicken selection...
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Where they come into their own, however, is the chef specials they have tucked up their sleeve that - brace yourself - actually live up to the menu descriptions...

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Specialising in deep-fried winged beast, you instantly want to have a wash after spending three minutes next to the counter waiting for your boxed grub...
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13/12
As Rock City celebrates it's 30th Anniversary, we put some questions to it's owner George Akins...

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    First photos from Nottingham's new centre of videogame excellence with live action Micro Machines, a Minecraft room and a load of bananas
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