• English Tapas Review: “We need a voice like Sleaford Mods in today’s society”

    You’ve seen it on the backs of buses; the brash talking bass thumping Nottingham bred duo Sleaford Mods have returned with album number four – English Tapas, and they’ve only gone and teamed up with Rough Trade to produce it! If I’m being honest, I stuck the album on...
  • IMPACT EXCLUSIVE: An Interview with Jeremy Corbyn

    Jeremy Corbyn, Leader of the Labour Party, has spoken exclusively to Impact during an event in Beeston.  Jeremy Corbyn was in Nottingham on Thursday 3rd November to attend a number of East Midlands Labour events, as well as to interact with locals and members of his party. ‘Rally with Jeremy...
  • IMPACT EXCLUSIVE: An Interview with Lilian Greenwood MP

    Local MP Lilian Greenwood: “Brexit is having a chilling effect on our universities”. Having resigned from being Shadow Secretary of State for Transport after the EU referendum result, Lilian Greenwood is under no illusions of the problems facing not only Labour, but the UK as a whole. For her...
  • Lilian Greenwood MP: “Brexit means Brexit is a ridiculous statement”

    Local Labour MP Lilian Greenwood visited the University of Nottingham on Friday 14th October to give a talk titled “Labour after Brexit: can it ever win back power?”. The Labour Member of Parliament for Nottingham South, first elected in 2010, expressed little confidence in Jeremy Corbyn,“after a disastrous summer,...
  • Tyler Gerrard: “It is impossible to see a Labour victory in 2020”

    The past year has been disastrous for Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn. Characterized by disputes and disunity, the role of Labour leader has been tougher than Corbyn could have ever imagined. In late June the Labour leader emphatically lost a vote of confidence with a 172-40 vote, triggering this leadership...
  • Jack Taylor: “Jeremy Corbyn isn’t unelectable. The Labour Party is.”

    Jeremy Corbyn isn’t unelectable. The Labour Party is. On the basis of the last three months or so, since the referendum result, nobody in their right mind would want the Labour Party to be in charge of running the country. They have been a party riddled with disunity. MPs...
  • Mark Thomas: The Red Shed @ Lakeside Arts Centre

    Who would have thought that a play about a 50 year old Labour club in Wakefield would be so captivating?! Mark Thomas’ play is emotional and hilarious yet ultimately it is political. His stirring performance and script transport, not only himself, but the audience to the Red Shed in Wakefield,...