There always seemed to be someone digging a hole, usually for the new toilets, at Coppice Camp and always a good crowd watching and offering Marxist analysis of the actual digging. 62 more words
1807 - Birth of James Fintan Lalor, an Irish revolutionary, journalist, and "one of the most powerful writers of his day."
“Any man who tells you that an act of armed resistance—even if offered by 10 men armed with stones—any man who tells you that such an act of resistance is premature, imprudent or dangerous— any and every such man should at once be spurned, spat at. 107 more words
What’s the difference between Nottingham Hackspace and Nottinghack? Well the way I’ve always thought of it is that Nottingham Hackspace is the place (depending on how you recon it we’ve had 2 and half hackspaces so far) and Nottinghack is the people! 443 more words
On March 10, 1876, the first discernible speech is transmitted over a telephone system when inventor Alexander Graham Bell summons his assistant in another room by saying, “Mr. 584 more words