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The Creative Quarter is becoming Nottingham's 1st choice destination for students, businesses, investors, locals and visitors to work, learn, live & have fun. #CQNG

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Nottingham Young Creative Awards celebrate 10 years with sell-out show at Nottingham Playhouse

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An inspirational evening showcasing Nottingham's finest young, creative talent

Kaia Lucas from Bluecoat Beechdale Academy takes the crown after showing off her creative side at #YCA2018

What makes Nottingham a great place for creative and digital businesses?


5 co-working hubs and city-wide WiFi


The Big House support programme for creative and digital SMEs


29,000 creative & digital students


Nottingham is a gigabit city

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DHP Family's rising star, Kelly Bennaton talks about her career highlights and what she'd change in today's modern music industry.

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This June Surface Gallery is excited to present Novus, part of Nottingham Trent University’s city-wide photography degree show, Off the Screen.

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What would you like to see happening in the Creative Quarter? #CQquestion


@CQNottm New independent businesses moving into the empty units on Hockley to connect it up with Sneinton Market -… https://t.co/lF1Lq0Cmk0


@CQNottm I'd like to see continued support for independent retail and leisure businesses, and promoting the CQ as a… https://t.co/nm3FY5QUbR


@CQNottm Live music, bars and food!!...... a cool new area to hang out 😀#CQNG


@CQNottm We'd like to see all the great creative work that's happening in #Nottingham here on the site - something… https://t.co/K35iq9sOit

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27th May - 24th Jun - The House of Fame

Launch event: Fri 23 Mar, 6.30-11pm The House of Fame is an ambitious exhibition conceived by Linder. At the heart of the...

27th May - 24th Jun - The House of Fame - Families and Learning

Weekends at Contemporary Every Sat and Sun during our exhibition 11 to 3pm Drop in. Free Explorer bags for galleries Easter...

27th May - 24th Jun - Families and Learning - Weekends

Expect a warm welcome and all kinds of fun, with hands-on activities every weekend. Get creative togeterh making works of art...

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.@Dance_4 is recruiting for two roles Communications Officer and Programme Administrator. More info here:… https://t.co/HM66n6bhnT


Join @Nottm_Contemp's team as their Family Play and Learn Facilitator. The Family Play and Learn Facilitator will p… https://t.co/XPoqxL0aNK


An exciting opportunity to join the Nottingham Growth Team to help grow Nottingham Businesses. Full details here:… https://t.co/9fmqKNjCRO

​Why Nottingham? Well, we've been described as the 'starting point of the second industrial revolution' by the EU.

For those who have seen the Earth from space, and for the hundreds and perhaps thousands more who will, the experience most certainly changes your perspective. The things that we share in our world are far more valuable than those which divide us.

Science cuts two ways, of course; its products can be used for both good and evil. But there's no turning back from science. The early warnings about technological dangers also come from science.

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