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Nottingham Castle

Nottingham Castle is a staple of Nottingham’s cityscape and somewhere I’ve visited a lot, but not specifically written about. The name Castle is perhaps a bit of a misnomer, and tourists can be taken aback that it doesn’t fit the stereotypical appearance of a castle. 316 more words


ITV's Ice Rink on the Estate Gets a Warm Welcome

There have been many confessions on this site over the years, but few as closely guarded as the one I’m about to reveal… I was a huge Torvill and Dean fan. 572 more words


[T163] '1985'

Released on: Lifeblood (Album #7), Sony Records, 1 November 2004
Track: 1

If ‘The Love of Richard Nixon’ was a somewhat jarring and surprising lead single for Lifeblood, opener ‘1985’ provides a clearer and more impressive mission statement for the album as whole. 382 more words

Manic Street Preachers


I spent a large amount of my life dancing.
In fact, I still do, because I would always choose dancing over walking if I could.  I get used to the stares when I pirouette in the aisles of the supermarket. 347 more words