• plane1 Posted on 26 June 2013

    Things to do this weekend, 29-30 June 2013

    Finally a long week is coming to an end and the weekend is right around the corner. If you are looking for  events to fill up your calendar we are always here to save the day. A full list of events can be found via our What’s On page.

    Have a Go Archery

    As a part of Robin Hood’s pride and heritage all of us should use a longbow on a daily basis. Alright, if not on a daily basis then we should try handling it at least once in our lives. Since not everyone has Robin’s accessories at home there will be a chance to try them out on the

  • M&H Award Posted on 26 June 2013

    The project of NCCL wins an award!

    The project of National Centre for Citizenship and the Law wins the Best Education Initiative at the Museum and Heritage awards in youth crime prevention.

    We are extremely proud and pleased to announce that the I Pledge project won Best Education Initiative at the Museum and Heritage awards. The project is a youth crime prevention initiative developed by the NCCL and funded by Nottinghamshire County Council.  The I Pledge project works with year 5 students from targeted schools in Nottinghamshire, introducing them to the system of justice and the life within it. As the part of the project NCCL created interactive sessions within the unique surroundings of the courtrooms, police stations, and

  • Earth & Fire_1 Posted on 19 June 2013

    Things to do this weekend, 21-23 June 2013

    Time passes extremely fast in a lively community like Notts and it will soon be the weekend again. This week we’ve selected a handful of events for you to attend and enjoy. We hope you will find something that will suit your taste. A full list of events can be found via our What’s On page.

    Earth & Fire International Ceramics Fair 2013
    Starting off with the hottest event of the weekend, it’s the Earth & Fire International Ceramics Fair 2013. It takes place at Rufford Abbey and is an absolute must for ceramics and craft lovers. The fair gathers over a hundred potters from across the UK

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This blog is the second instalment of a two part blog. To read part one click here. Back in July I visited Nottingham Castle to find out more about the annual archaeological excavation ‘We Dig The Castle’. A partnership project between Trent & Peak Archaeology, Nottingham City Council and Historic England, this excellent scheme invites volunteers…

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Things To Do This Weekend in Nottingham: 8th – 10th December

As the temperature drops it seems our festive spirits get higher, so with the arrival of December we are now fully in the mood for spectacular seasonal soirees and cheery Christmas celebrations. There’s a great array of events on our What’s On calendar, so don’t forget to have a gander, but read on to check out our…