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A handful of the best things that are happening in Nottingham this week...
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Watch the screamo punks get slapped about...

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The city gets taken over by fun and games for seven days...
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A black teacher in an inner city school in the 1960s challenges pupils' attitudes...

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With hindsight it probably wasn’t the best idea to invite the crowd of a sold-out gig onto a stage that is a quarter of the size of the room...
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"I’m a perfectionist - I think it’s something to do with being a Virgo - once I start I won't stop until the piece is completed"...

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Near Now needs you to contribute to its newest collaboration...
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A documentary about Lebanon's unlikely involvement in the 1960s international space race....

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“Even a stopped clock tells the right time twice a day” ...
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"Before playing on Jools Holland, I was so nervous that I almost went into a trance-like state"...

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