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  • Celebrating Chinese New Year in style with COSMO

    Celebrating Chinese New Year in style with COSMO

    There’s no denying that all-you-can-eat buffets have a certain special place in our collective cultural psyche. Huge appetite? Buffet. Can’t choose? Buffet. Picky eater? Buffet. And then, of course, there’s the age-old question of how to approach it. Should you stick to one cuisine at a time or is it acceptable to dump a crazy cultural mash-up on your plate? 

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  • The Hockley Arts Club, hidden bar in Nottingham

    Off The Beaten Track - Discovering Nottinghamshire's Hidden Gems

    A little venture off the beaten track can lead to unique encounters and rewards, so indulge your curiosity with a trip to Nottingham’s lesser known, but ever-so-intriguing attractions. Too often these hidden gems remain the reserve solely of those in the know, and while you may not have heard of them before, we’re certain that once you visit, you’ll be glad you did.

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  • What's On This Weekend In Nottinghamshire: 15 - 17 February 2019

    What's On This Weekend In Nottinghamshire: 15 - 17 February 2019

    Love in most certainly in the air in Nottinghamshire this weekend, with Valentine’s Day fast approaching. The pressure’s on for many of us to come up with something spectacularly romantic and thoughtful to impress a loved one, so if you’re looking for unique ideas for things to do, then relinquish those red roses and chuck away the chocolates because Visit Nottinghamshire have got you covered.

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  • Don't Miss These Highlights Of Nottingham Light Night 2019

    Don't Miss These Highlights Of Nottingham Light Night 2019

    The ever-enchanting Light Night sees the city come alive with illuminations, installations and inspired performances. This year’s delights are all inspired by the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 spaceflight and landing of the first man on the moon. With so much going on, we’ve selected a few favourites and things not to be missed to guide you though the city on this most magical of evenings.

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  • Let's talk about Nottingham's ginious Redsmith Distillery

    Let's talk about Nottingham's ginious Redsmith Distillery

    We took a trip to Redsmith Distillery to find out more about the award-winning gin crafted here in the heart of Nottingham and get an exclusive taste of the new Outlaw Gin.

    We met up with creator Wayne Asher at the small but perfectly formed distillery in Sneinton Market, where he regaled us with tales about how he took his first steps in the world of spirit making, a far cry from his former career in aerospace and aircraft engines. Following a stint as plumbing and heating engineer he was looking for new challenge and began searching for a project which would bring him joy, and a product which could bring joy to others. Inspired by a documentary on Sip-Smith distillery in London and their pioneering work with HMRC to legalise small scale distilleries, he knew exactly what he wanted to achieve.

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  • Keep Calm and Curry On, it's National Curry Week

    Keep Calm and Curry On, it's National Curry Week

    The National Curry Week has arrived! For the sporty types amongst us – no we’re not talking about the professional basketball player Stephen Curry – we’re talking about the delicious dish all Brits just can’t seem to get enough of. In light of this special week we present you a selection of our favourite curry dishes and where to find them. Get ready for a listing of fabulous curry restaurants in Nottingham!

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  • Weavers Castle Gate Gin

    Nottingham's Castle Gate Gin

    Unique to Nottingham, with ties to local distillers and inspired by Sherwood Forest, Castle Gate Gin was born in 2017, with its sister flavour, No.17 Castle Gate - a mix imbued with strawberry and lavender following in early 2018. We went along to Weavers Independent Wine & Spirit Merchants to discover more...

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  • Merchants Restaurant

    Taste of Fine Dining at the Merchants Restaurant in Nottingham’s Lace Market

    Blending opulence with modern simplicity, Merchant's Restaurant is the statement piece of the Lace Market Hotel, offering contemporary fine-dining and some deliciously creative dishes. Situated in an impressive Georgian building which was previously a doctors residence, the hotel has elegant period features such as original sash windows, fireplaces and a quirky layout. After being completely restored and modernised in recent years, both the Lace Market Hotel and the Merchants Restaurant are now full of artistic character and contemporary design.

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