• Nottingham’s Best Christmas Cocktails

    In yet another example of how I suffer for my art, Nottingham’s cocktail scene this holiday season is full to the brim with festive favourites and some more off the wall Christmas creations. Revolution Always one for the themed cocktails, Revolution offers seven new festive concoctions to tingle your...
  • Halloween Cocktails in Nottingham

    With Halloween just around the corner, it is time to grab your mates and zombie march into Nottingham centre for some deathly delicious drinks. We have compiled a list of the best places to get your dose of everything that’s boozy and goes bump in the night. Revolution –...
  • The Final Straw

    While you’re sitting in a Starbucks, what is it you see? Aside from the writers pretending to write their first novel and students studying with a hazardous flow of cold brew, perhaps look for the green. No, not the money, nor Starbucks’ logo, but the straws. Straws have become...
  • Routine and chaos: Summer in revolutionary Cairo

    Scenes of frustrated chaos dominated reports coming out of Egypt this summer. Journalists braved crowds in Tahrir on June 30th, and when Muslim Brotherhood-backed President Morsi was toppled a few days later, reports were read out amongst jubilant crowds exulting in revolution. On June 30th I was woken by...