01/02
Life-size cut-outs of Brian Blessed get stolen, Jermaine Pennant's dad gets sent down, Prince William pops up in the Pitcher and Piano and a former pop star becomes a copper...
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01/02
Your fears of dying old and lonely will never be realised if you can learn to compromise with the birdwoman in the Market Square...

31/01
Much more than a straightforward genre thriller, it digs deeper and examines the sadness beneath the brutality....
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31/01
Ibanez. Check. Laptops and decks. Check. Raised drum rig. Check. Ladies and gentlemen, bringing Nu Metal to Nottingham – Linkin Park....

30/01
"Enough noise to make your nose bleed, even from where you're sitting now"...
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26/01
The development of The Art Organisation run by local volunteers in Nottingham...
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23/01
After almost four years at Stealth, preceded by a two year stint at The Bomb, Spectrum are moving their Nottingham events to Gatecrasher...
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22/01
While the film sympathises with the troops, it still criticises a war that many of them don’t understand....

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