Sunday, May 9, 2021

Nottingham: The city where independent stores will thrive

The retail landscape in Nottingham is changing, but for the better or worse? Independent store workers tell Chrystal Jones why they think the loss...

Dragons’ Den 2021: And the winner is . . . Floreo

Floreo, a magazine devoted to sustainability and helping people adopt small changes to their lives to help save the planet, was the winner of...

Four groups of magazine journalism students bid to win our Dragons’ Den 2021

MA Magazine Journalism students are vying for success in our annual Dragons' Den competition for new mag brands with contenders covering music, lifestyle and...

Behind the scenes: How we created Dice Tower magazine

The students of the Magazine Journalism course at Nottingham Trent University worked for months to produce Dice Tower, a magazine all about board games...

Combating hate through hip-hop and exploring art through virtual reality: see what two Nottinghamshire...

One of the areas in the UK that has been hit the hardest by the pandemic is the cultural sector. Museums and galleries are...

Party for one: Lockdown birthdays done right

You may have seen the ‘I’m not counting this year towards my age’ joke making the rounds on social media, shared by your distant...

The effects of the lockdown on mental health

The lockdown has caused mass disruption across the UK, from the travel sector to the food and restaurant trade. But for many, being cooped...

Rock ‘n’ roll isn’t dead yet: What does the future hold?

Live albums, livestreamed events and now drive-in festivals have become the norm during the Covid-19 pandemic, but what does the future hold for the...

‘The little acts of kindness’: Working in retail during a global pandemic

You’ve probably heard the horror stories about working in retail during this ongoing pandemic by now. Stories of abusive customers, empty shelves and people...

Interactive films: the future, or just a fad?

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy vs the Reverend, an interactive, feature-length spin-off from the Netflix TV show, came out this month, joining a growing trend...