02/08
The Riverside festival is as high or lowbrow as you want it to be. It’s all things to all men...
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01/08
'The Nottingham audience, sprinkled with Mod hair-dos and jackets, loved it clamorously.' ...

01/08
The Saturday Night Special - our full-mag tribute to the 50th anniversary of Sillitoe's landmark novel...
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01/08
"Across for the hospital, down for the morgue," those were the last words my grandfather said to me...

25/07
The second day of festival frolics at Wollaton Hall brought sunshine, standup and some big musical acts...
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24/07
Nottingham turned out on Wollaton Hall's lush lawns to take in two days of bands in the picnic style, read all abaaht it...

23/07
There is a distinct sense of optimism and an overall encouragement to interact and participate...
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22/07
Searing Afrobeat and funk polyrhythmic explosion direct from Quebec - for NOWT?...

22/07
"Introduced by a bearded town crier bearing the flag of Dorset, The Flaming Lips are excitable at the best of times, but were particularly up for this"...
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21/07
Nottingham is a vibrant and varied place for taking kids on a day out, with options to suit all pockets...

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