How Small Is Beautiful Can Create So Much More Than Money: Community Wealth In The Generative Value Of Growing People Like Seeds…

Featured Image: Stonebridge City Farm established 40 years in Nottingham Small is Beautiful: Rethinking Economics (As If People Mattered)  by EF Schumacher allows you to think about the humanity of economics. Published in 1973 and available as an audiobook, it wasn’t  really that long after the horror of the second world war where so many people […]

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Support and Promote Local Talent (1) Kyle Biggs Art, Interior, Set Design NTU 2019

Featured Image: Portrait by NTU trained designer Kyle Biggs The world needs talent, change, creativity: take a look at the work of ingenious Kyle Biggs, 2019 graduate. Above: examples of the work of Kyle Biggs: from left: visual for ‘The Jackdaw Ship’ Model of a Sicilian villa for adaptation of Garcia Lorca’s Blood Wedding, Drawing of street using […]

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Tracey Christie: From National Comp To A Career In Retail, Charity Shops, Now Making Beautiful Bags, Clutches, Purses, With Locally Sourced Fabric At Her Workshop In Nottingham: Skill And Practice With Help From Her Friends….

Featured image: A large Weekender Carpet Bag made in Tracey Christie’s Nottingham Workshop This large travel bag features a twist bag lock, a flat semi solid bag base with feet, riveted hand crafted carry handles with strap end caps, a detachable and adjustable hand crafted shoulder strap, and a spring loaded frame. Fully lined with a […]

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Circ4Life: Learn As Much As You Possibly Can About This Project: There’s A Design Competition -That You Might Just Win

Featured image: The Circ4Life Design Challenge: How Can You Tell How Sustainable This Product is? Ever wanted to jump into something you feel connected to powerfully and want to communicate to other people? Do you want to change the way the world makes things and we connect with our environment? Can you communicate this as […]

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Community Theatre And Javila Gavin’s Coram Boy At The Albert Hall: Wednesday 7 – Saturday 10 August 2019 Albert Hall – Tickets: £22.50 – £10 Age recommendation 12+

You too can easily take a place in Nottingham Playhouse history by dedicating a seat – it costs £200 (or £160 for Backstage Pass members). Contact Olivia Wood – her email is oliviaw@nottinghamplayhouse.co.uk Community theatre should be in and come out of a community, should look for and value the relevant, the original, the stories. […]

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The Force That Like A Green Fuse Drives A New Kind Of Diverse Economy On Our Doorstep…

Featured image: John Spencer’s Different By Design Classroom Makerspace Like the people who think that the sale of council houses should have been followed by the building of more, the green energy maker movement has been incredibly successful in making people think about investing in tomorrow, today. Ideas of sharing, giving, learning, understanding and learning […]

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29th July-3rd August: Join The Fun: Understand The Thinking, The Making, the Doing Behind This New Olympic Level Sport: Nice Energy And The Products Are Very Different…

Look at all the landscapes of Nottingham and think about how the superheroes of culture here are leaping over the traffic jams of inequalities and changing things for the better. Think of the partnerships and collaborations in Nottingham that are thinking hard about  the way we plan, build, place make, buy, sell, learn, converse, grow, […]

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