Nottingham

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The City That Made Misogyny Illegal

In April of 2016, Nottinghamshire Police became the first force in the UK to recognise misogyny as a hate crime. This is what's happened since.
Emily Goddard
3.20.18
Freshers Week

The THUMP Freshers' Guide to Nottingham

It might still be a city dominated by its student population, but there's a real sense of diversity when it comes to nightlife.
George Ellis
9.22.16
News

We Asked Black Lives Matter UK Why They Blocked the Road to Heathrow Today

An interview with one of the organisers of today's politicised gridlock.
Yasmin Jeffery
8.5.16
Music

Beatbox, Breakdance and Betamax: Remembering the UK's First B-Boy Crews

We spoke to the guys behind the new documentary NG83: When We Were B-Boys about how your teenage obsessions shape who you become.
Scott Oliver
7.22.16
crime

This Man Blamed His Drunk Driving Charge on Homemade Rum Cake

Oral Campbell from Nottingham claimed his incriminating breathalyser test results were down to one beer and a few slices of the spirit-soaked dessert.
Daisy Meager
7.6.16
nottingham panthers

Puck City: The Enduring Success of Ice Hockey in Nottingham

Having enjoyed a sustained run of success on the rink, Nottingham Panthers can this season boast an average crowd of almost 6,000. The team and their home city are among British ice hockey's leading lights.
Scott Oliver
3.17.16
Premieres

Be Pulled Apart by the Frenetic Jams of Soul Structure's "Cooling Board"

Here is a prime example of why everyone who claims that the best guitar-based music comes from outside the UK is looking in all the wrong places.
1.22.16
Religion

Kosher Halal Chili Is Uniting Nottingham’s Jewish and Muslim Communities

A new cafe project sees members of Nottingham’s Jewish and Muslim communities come together to prepare free, weekly meals.
Michael Segalov
11.13.15
club culture

Drugs, Raving, Football: The Short Life of My Techno Sunday League Team

How Inter Avinit's combination of ketamine and hoofed clearances was "a Channel 4 commissioning editor's wet dream."
Scott Oliver
11.9.15
Stuff

An Ode to the Rancid, Hellish Beauty of the National Express Coach

Think your morning commute is tough? Try getting the NX329 from Nottingham to Leeds. At 6:30AM. Every Sunday.
Daniel Storey
10.16.15
thump exclusive album

'Walk Dance Talk Sing' Or Do Just About Anything with Crazy P's New Album

Listen to northern disco's finest export's new album in full.
THUMP Staff
5.7.15
Music

Talking UK Hip-Hop, Weed Psychosis and Shane Meadows with Scorzayzee

After 20 years MCing, the Nottingham rapper is finally about to release his first album, which has already been called "the definitive British hip-hop album".
Scott Oliver
4.16.15
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