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Writer's Groups and Bookshops in Nottz

DIY Poets

DIY Poets has been in existence for over ten years. We are a Nottingham based poetry collective. The aim of DIY Poets is to give budding poets the opportunity to perform their work in public and get their work published.

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For the Love of George

 An adaptation of the monologue that was a critical success at the Edinburgh Festival 2000. It follows the experience of a woman trapped in violent marriage and her relationship with George and biology.

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Nottingham Writers’ Club

The club was founded in 1927 from an existing group of Nottingham writers eager to expand their membership.

Meets regularly at The Mechanics North Sherwood Street, Nottingham

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Nottingham Writers’ Studio: a home for writing in the city of stories

Nottingham Writers’ Studio is a unique writing-focused community, and a space where writing grows. Run by writers, for writers, at all stages of their careers, NWS is committed to the craft of writing worth reading.

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The Smith Challenge

 The Smith Family are raising £5,000 for the Earl Mountbatten Hospice inmemory of Andy who died in February.

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Reading and Writing Groups
City Libraries

Share your enjoyment of reading with book-related activities and groups

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BLACKDROP spoken word open mic night is at Nottingham Writer's Studio!

Hosted by founding member Michelle ‘Mother’ Hubbard!

Blackdrop continues to run bi-monthly, on the first Thursday of every month

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Writing East Midlands

Writing East Midlands is the writer development agency for the region. We work closely with a range of organizations including schools, universities, galleries, museums and libraries, to help build strong relationships between writers and their communities.

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Notts Writing Group

The Notts Writing Group a gathering of enthusiastic creative writers who meet to share their work, hone their writing skills and support each other

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Five Leaves Bookshop

One of the few independents to open in any UK city centre this century!

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 Recycle your ink cartridges and help Hothouse keep Oh My Nottz going!

All you have to do is:

register with Recycling 4 Charity

order the envelops

stick them in the post

Then the money will come flooding into Hothouse!

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Oh My Nottz is a HotHouse Theatre production. Co. No. 6505843 Charity No. 1154523. Tel 07963020259 email guy@hothousetheatre.com website www.hothousetheatre.com