02/06
Children’s whispers, ghosts, gunshots and riots unsettle the listener of Lucy Steven’s latest sound art piece at Nottingham Castle....
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01/06
"I soon realised that by being a DJ, three nights a week, I was getting 25 quid a night extra"...

01/06
Photoradarfestival: The return of Nottingham Trent University's annual photography exhibition.....
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"My style probably owes more to Hemingway than any other single writer, though I’ve tried hard to crib the art of dialogue from Elmore Leonard"...

01/06
With a voice as amazing as Duritz’s he can basically turn up and sing whatever he likes...
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01/06
Featuring Questionmarc, Graeme Park, Twenty20 Cricket, Author John Harvey, Xylophone Man remembered, Splendour and more...

01/06
Overview of the last two months with: Google Maps, FHP Magazine, Carl Froch, Jen Dodd, grandad breakdancer and Bulwell dad on sex offenders register...
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01/06
It’s easy to get nuns and penguins mixed up from a distance! I found this out to my cost recently when I spent the best part of an hour confessing my sins...

30/05
What would the Zimbabwean voters make of our excuses? They queued for several hours in 2005 to vote in elections they knew were rigged....
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28/05
Folk and punk music have a lot in common, so it makes sense to put them both together...

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