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    • 7 hour Layover at Heathrow- meeting someone at the Airport

      Heathrow Apr 22, 2015 at 9:14 AM

      We are traveling from Canada and we have a 7 hours transit before leaving to Sri Lanka. We will be arriving at T5 and next  flight will be from T3. I need to meet my brother who lives in London during the layover. Since we are traveling with Canadian passports i guess we dont need visa to enter UK.

      Since we are not planning to go any where else, I can ask him to come to the air port but im not sure to which terminal. If I take the free bus service from T5 to T3, will I be able to go through the immigration at T3 and meet my brother at the air port . Or should I meet him at the terminal 5 ? He will not be traveling so he cant come through the security checking. 

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      where is it

      England Apr 16, 2015 at 5:06 AM

      BBC2 TV last night secret Britain where in Yorkshire was the druids temple

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      Any Hidden Gems?

      Lake District National Park 12 hours ago

      Hi all, am new to the site. My fiancee and I are heading to Cockermouth in June and are wanting to know of any hidden gens within the lake district worth checking out. We are there for 7 days and want to try and fit as much in as possible.

      Many thanks :)

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    • non connection flights

      London Apr 22, 2015 at 12:51 PM

      If I have not baggage to pick up, I will just have cabin baggage is it possible to use the Flight Connections to go to my next flight if I have an e-ticket. I will be landing in Terminal 2 with Singapore and flying out of the same Terminal with Aer Lingus but I have separate tickets. Or if I checked in on-line on the way over and had a boarding card would that work better? Also any ideas how long before you can check in on-line for an Aer Lingus flight? Looking forward to some helpful feedback. Thanks

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    • Manchester Airport Terminal 1 - Short Stay Car Park

      Manchester Apr 12, 2015 at 11:43 AM

      Hi,

      I'm going traveling in a few weeks and my parents want to drop me off and come into the terminal to make sure i'm checked in all right. I was just wondering about parking.

      I've read about the multi storey and that being the best option, but how & where do you go about paying? especially as they'll only be parked for 30mins - 1hour.

      Complete novice to this sort of thing. I'm normally just dropped off and that's that. So any help will be more than appreciated

      Thanks

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      Tours from South Hampton

      Southampton Apr 6, 2015 at 9:43 AM

      My husband and myself will be in SouthHampton May 24 and 25. Any suggestions of tours that would take us to Bath and Salisbury; by passing Stonehenge. Thank you.

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      Short connection Terminal 5 and Terminal 2

      Heathrow Yesterday

      Hi everyone,

      I have booked flights with Singapore Airlines from Edinburgh to Singapore next month. I arrive at Heathrow Terminal 5 at 0925on a BA flight and leave from Terminal 2 with Singapore Airlines at 1130 so just over 2 hours connection time.
      Will this be enough? I'm not sure if I can check my suitcase through from Edinburgh as I don't think there is a Singapore Airlines check in there.(The BA ticket was bought through them though.)
      I'm panicking a little as, although I know Singapore Airlines will be obliged to get me back if I don't make the connection, all the later flights seem to be full and I have an onward connection to New Zealand that I need to get.
      I'd really appreciate any advice. 3

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    • Airport to Airport

      London Apr 27, 2015 at 11:40 PM

      I want to get to Heathrow from London's City airport. Suggestions?

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    • best way to get to Lundy Island from the mainliand

      Lundy Island Apr 17, 2015 at 3:47 AM

      Hi, we are visiting the area in the next couple of weeks and would like to visit Lundy for the day. What is the best boat / ferry service to use from Lynton down to Clovelley Area?

      Thank you

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    • On yer bike ?

      Knaresborough Apr 9, 2015 at 4:34 AM

      We're coming with our caravan next week, should I bring my bike ....Can I cycle along the river etc in Knareborough ? I like tootling round ..not long hauls !
      Thanks.
      Patricia.

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    • Fare for china airlines

      Heathrow Yesterday

      hello everyone... me and my mum are deciding to travell to usa from india via china airlines..but i just cant figure out the fare from their site..do you know the fare for economy class and family coach and premium economy

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    • Which UK Mobile Phone Providers is recomended for tourists?

      London Apr 8, 2015 at 2:46 AM

      Hi there,
      Which UK Mobile Phone Providers is recomended for tourists?

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      uk visa question.

      England Apr 7, 2015 at 11:23 PM

      Hi.
      I have some American friends who are travelling home from India but they have a long wait at Heathrow airport before flying to seattle (19hrs) they would like to stay in London for a night but not sure if they need a visa or not to leave the airport.
      Would they need a visa to do this or not.
      Many thanks.

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      Does the Visitor In Transit visa allow me to leave the airport?

      Heathrow 20 hours ago

      Hello,

      I have a 15 hr overnight layover at Heathrow and I am thinking to go and check out London since it will be my first time there.

      My questions are:

      1. Am I allowed to leave the airport with the transit visa and then return to continue my flight?
      2. Do the trains or buses to and from the airport operate 24/7?
      3. Is there a place that you recommend a first time visitor to check out at night? (A mall, street, park etc.)

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      Transfer from Southampton to London Center

      London May 3, 2015 at 4:21 PM

      How is the best and least expensive way to get from Southampton Cruise Terminal to London Center. Thanks.

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    • Terminal 5 no lounge

      Heathrow Apr 25, 2015 at 11:55 AM

      We are looking at booking a lounge but there are none in terminal 5
      Could we use a lounge in another terminal

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      Getting There

      Tintagel Apr 20, 2015 at 8:40 AM

      I am thinking of making a trek to that part of the uk. I was a fan of the TV series Merlin and Doc Martin. What is the best way to get there, starting from either London airport? I was thinking of taking a train to some spot in the desired direction and then renting a car for the duration.

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      Travel to london

      London Apr 29, 2015 at 3:17 PM

      We are travelling to London next week to 'hopefully' sort out our Russian visa's. We are driving up from the south west along the a303 and m3. Does anyone know a good place to park on the outskirts of London so we can catch the train in. We could catch the train from Exeter but for 4 of us I would need to sell the house to pay for it.

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      Twin bed hotelroom

      London Apr 26, 2015 at 3:45 AM

      Hi.

      I will be visiting London the 23th and 24th of May. Coming from Harwich to Stratford and am looking for a budget hotel with twin bed hotelroom (2 single beds). Budget is around 100 pounds maximum and looking for a pretty central place near a tubestation. Any tips near for example Kings Cross or Stratford and maybe a hidden gem?

      Thank you! :)

       

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      Area around the Oval Space.

      London Apr 23, 2015 at 4:38 AM

      We are travelling to London craft beer festival at August. The festival takes place at place called "The Oval space". My husband suggested we could stay near it, but we´ve never been in that area. I think we wouldn´t need to, since we stay 4 nights, and planning to go there for one day. Or what do you think? How is the area? We´ve stayed at Paddington, at the City (near Liverpool street station) and at Victoria area before. None of them is a must now, could go to new area again. I´m searching for places at airbnb, they seem to be chepaer than hotels in London also.
      We like to go to a pub at night (craft beers are huge bonus on pub menu ;) ) and find places to eat near the place we stay.

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    • Logistics suggestions please!

      England Apr 7, 2015 at 4:36 PM

      There are 3 of us traveling to Britain in May for 2 weeks. We want to spend about 5 days in London with 1 of those days to travel east by train and 1 day to go to Oxford and Warwick Castle. We then plan to take a train to Edinburgh for 4 days and do sightseeing there.
      My question is we also want to fit in Bath, Salisbury, Stonehenge, Michael's Mount and Tintagel. We are thinking of renting a car for this phase. I'm wondering if we should rent car in Salisbury and do Stonehenge and drive to Bath that evening. Spend a day in bath and make way towards Michael's Mount and do quick trip there and then on to Tintagel and drive along the coast by Tintagel and then head back to Salisbury. Can we take train from Salisbury to Heathrow?
      Please provide any insights, suggestions. My husband is nervous about renting a car and wife says "let's do it"!

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      Other things to do.

      London Yesterday

      We have been several times to London and seen the usual things. Can anyone suggest other things to do, places to go and see?

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      Public transport options from Heathrow to Windsor Holiday Apartments - 73 High Street, >London N8

      London Apr 23, 2015 at 11:00 PM

      Hi - we are a party of 4 arriving at Heathrow and wanting to travel by public transport, or door to door shuttle if possible, to the Windsor Holiday Apartments - 73 High Street, >London N8 with as few changes as possible. It would be wonderful if someone could let us know. Thank you.

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    • 1 hour and 40 mins transfer in Heathrow. Enough time?

      Heathrow Apr 21, 2015 at 7:14 AM

      I will be flying in from Helsinki - LHR- Dusseldorf. In LHR i land in T3 and my flight out is T5. Bags will be checked through. I have one hour and forty minutes. Should i be worried? I will travel on Sunday 17th May 2015. Land in LHR 9.05 am and flight taking off for Dusseldorf at 10.45 am.

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      Advice of Cumbrias Local

      Cumbria Apr 20, 2015 at 11:21 AM

      Hello! I need an advice of Cumbrias Locals. I have a pen friend who lives alone in a small village Mealsgate. We had been exchaiging letters every day for more than 3 months till last Thursday whan he didn't answer my last message. He is not a person who stops correspondence without any explination and I am afraid that he may be in trouble. He relocated to Mealsgate about 2 months and don't know his neighbours. Most people come to this place only for a weekend. So if he felt bad or locked or anything else it was possible that there were nobody to hepl! I had a such type bad experience when I couldn't open my bathroom door and thought that I might stay there forever. So I worry and don't know what to do. I found local police email but I am afraid they will dicide that it is a joke. I actually hope that he is fine but his computer is broken or just doesn't want to communicate but I would like to be sure that he doesn't need help.
      Any ideas?
      Thanks
      Irina

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    • from london to nottingham

      by gourpan Online Now Oct 18, 2013 at 10:16 AM

      Hi everyone!
      I want to visit Nottingham in December for my University graduation ceremony. I will travel from Dusseldorf and I would like to ask for the most efficient way to reach Nottingham. I suppose I have to fly to London and then....?
      Please guide me...!
      Thanks

      17 Answers Oct 30, 2013 at 2:04 PM
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      Anyone remember Choy's chinese restaurant (40 years ago)?

      by Raunchy_Poet Online Now Oct 12, 2013 at 5:14 AM

      Had a reunion in Nottingham with 4 others - we began our postgrad studies together at the University 41 years ago! None of them remembered us going to Choy's Chinese restaurant somewhere in the town centre. I learnt to use chopsticks there! Did I imagine it? Hope someone can help! Steve

      3 Answers Oct 21, 2013 at 5:26 AM
    • East Midlands airport to Rome or Paris

      by LoveItAll Online Now Oct 8, 2010 at 8:37 PM

      I would like to fly budget airline from Nottingham to either these two cities. Rome or Paris from mid December 2010 for a week. What airlines fly there?

      4 Answers Oct 11, 2010 at 9:30 AM
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      Beeches Hotel

      by PaulMcGann Online Now May 19, 2009 at 9:02 AM

      We're staying in the Beeches Hotel for the Cricket in a couple of weeks time. Is it OK? When we're not at the cricket is there anything interesting to see ? Any nice restaurants? Not toooo dear!! Thanks

      2 Answers May 19, 2009 at 9:39 AM
    • Interesting Clubs

      by kavindra_r Online Now Oct 7, 2008 at 7:31 AM

      Hi

      I'm going to be in Nottingham till the end of the month. Are there any good night clubs to go out to? I was thinking of Gatecrasher. Has anyone been there/recomend it?

      Thanks in advance...

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      Barge Cruise- Trent & Mersey Canal

      by MelSA14 Online Now Jun 3, 2008 at 5:16 AM

      Good Day

      We are going on a Barge cruise from the 1st-8th October, departure point will be Sawley Marina in Long Eaton.

      I would just like to know a few things:
      * What is the weather like at this time of year?
      * We will be arriving in Nottingham on the 30th to start the barge the next day so we would need to sleep over 1 night, would you recommend we spend one night in Nottingham or Long Eaton, is it easy enough to get from Nottingham to Long Eaton and what is the cost roughly?

      That's about it. Hope someone could be of assistance.

      Thank You,
      Melissa

      11 Answers Sep 16, 2008 at 4:40 AM
    • To Hull

      by Blacksta Online Now May 25, 2008 at 3:14 PM

      Using public transport, can I get to Hull and back in the one day?
      I have checked some timetables but it doesn't look too promising.

      2 Answers May 25, 2008 at 11:33 PM
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      Nottingham and english pubs: gay v straight -Is it ok?

      by SergioT123 Online Now Apr 13, 2008 at 11:41 AM

      Greetings All,
      I am going to be in Nottingham on business. My co worker in nottingham said it was customary to go to a nightclub that was gay. However, my fellow portugese friends may feel a little bit strange going to bar that is for gay folks. My question is, is it really customary , common and accepted for straight men and women to to go a club that is designated for gays? if so, then great, its a custom and no issues. If not, then i probably wouldnt recommend it. We want to experience the true english experience, but i dont want to be out of place.
      Cheers!
      serge

      12 Answers Sep 16, 2008 at 4:35 AM
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      Nottingham for 1 Day

      by stevee Online Now Mar 8, 2008 at 10:27 AM

      I will be arriving in Nottingham on a Thursday for a brief visit to the Nottingham City Hospital. Looking for some ideas on sightseeing and pubs to visit. I will be arriving by train, staying at the "Park Inn", and will not have access to a car.

      Ideas?????

      8 Answers Mar 9, 2008 at 4:08 PM
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      Pre-Theatre Eating

      by hawkhead Online Now Mar 2, 2008 at 7:59 AM

      Has anyone eaten at the restaurant at the Royal Concert Hall and if so, what is it like?
      Can anyone recommend somewhere nice to eat before the theatre?

      2 Answers Mar 3, 2008 at 12:25 AM
    • Traditional Live Irish Music

      by SisterOfMercy Online Now Dec 27, 2007 at 4:01 AM

      Hiya
      Was hoping someone could direct me to some live Irish music. Currently travel to the Dog and Partridge in Sheffield. Anything similar closer to home?
      Thanks
      Sharon

    • Late Night Shopping

      by tashcox84 Online Now Nov 20, 2007 at 12:55 PM

      What time does the Late Night Shopping finish on Wednesdays?

      1 Answer Nov 20, 2007 at 1:11 PM
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      Two more questions

      by baron1970 Online Now Oct 23, 2007 at 12:01 PM

      After posting my question, I found out the following places for my daughter. Which one do you think is more fun for our daughter and how do we get there?
      Finally how do we get to McArthurGlen Designer Outlet, Mansfield from our hotel? Thanks and promise no more questions till tomorrow :)

      2 Answers Oct 26, 2007 at 2:23 AM
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      Please help me!

      by baron1970 Online Now Oct 23, 2007 at 11:14 AM

      * We will be staying at Village Hotel & Leisure Club Nottingham and considering that we will be arriving in Nottingham by train from Edinburgh which train station should we take off?
      * Is there a night train to save us from one night hotel cost from Edinburgh to Nottingham?
      * Any interesting places for our 4.5 years old daughter to see in Nottingham? (like a zoo or something about Robin Hood, Disney etc.?)
      * Any outlet shopping near Nottingham?
      * Which club or restaurant would you recommend for our two nights at Nottingham again considering our daughter?

      Thanks in advance!

      1 Answer Oct 23, 2007 at 1:06 PM
    • Cheap short stay in Nottingham

      by elemy Online Now Oct 13, 2007 at 3:49 AM

      Does anyone know of any cheap short stay (one week) accomodation in Nottingham City Centre?

      2 Answers Oct 17, 2007 at 9:02 AM
    • Nottingham to London and back

      by ashwin_k82 Online Now Oct 6, 2007 at 2:52 PM

      Hi,
      I am new to UK, I want to visit london on 13 and 14 Oct 2007. I have few queries.
      1. What is the cheapest way to get there> {We are 2 ppl travelling}
      2. What are the best places to visit there and best possible transport.
      I would be staying in companys guest house in Twickenham TW2 6JL


      Thanks in advance

      5 Answers Sep 16, 2008 at 4:56 AM
    • WHERE???

      by jon64 Online Now Sep 12, 2007 at 3:12 PM

      All:

      I'm travelling to Notts with my GF (gorgeous!!) from Switzerland on 19&20. Can anybody recommend a smooth place to hang out?

      3 Answers Sep 13, 2007 at 11:45 PM
    • Travel from Nottingham to London

      by Starlingsg Online Now Aug 25, 2007 at 6:53 AM

      Hi

      I will be staying in innkeeper's lodge during my trip to nottingham. Can anyone advise what's the best way to travel to london (paddington station area)& what's the cost & time of journey.
      Thanks

      7 Answers Aug 30, 2007 at 10:15 AM
    • Park Plaza Hotel, Nottingham

      by LauriShima Online Now Aug 23, 2007 at 10:43 AM

      Does this hotel charge for 800 number calls, for international calling card calls, for local calls, or for internet access? If so, how much? If you don't bring a lap top, is there a computer available for internet access and at what cost? Thanks

      1 Answer Aug 23, 2007 at 11:12 AM
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      Pub meal for 15 people

      by doofus Online Now Aug 20, 2007 at 3:38 AM

      Hi,
      I am trying to organise an afternoon meal/buffet for 15 family members for a Saturday afternoon in Nottingham. Preferably centre or not far from it.
      I like the idea of a pub sort of setting. Does anyone have any ideas of pubs etc that could accomodate us and, of course, with good food and beer and pleasant surroundings.

      In the evening we would like to find a place close to Park Plaza Hotel that may put on a sort of 'finger buffet' for the group.

      I would appreciate any help at all -- looking for a saturday in late september.

      regards, pete

      5 Answers Aug 26, 2007 at 12:25 AM
    • Hotels nearest to University of Nottingham

      by Starlingsg Online Now Aug 16, 2007 at 11:20 PM

      Hi,

      Appreciate recommendation from anyone for good and inexpensive
      hotels nearest to University of Nottingham, preferably walking
      distances away.

      Thanks

      1 Answer Aug 17, 2007 at 5:24 AM
    • Help needed for a stag night

      by Coops2886 Online Now Jul 13, 2007 at 8:48 AM

      My friend is having his stag night in Nottingham, we enjoy fun and booze and are wearing fancy dress, we would like to organize a stripper for him, can anyone suggest a venue who would not object.
      Many Thanks.

      1 Answer Aug 22, 2007 at 8:05 AM
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      planning a night out in nottingham

      by stacey_simms Online Now Apr 24, 2007 at 1:07 PM

      stacey_simms@vtmail.com

      can anyone give me some information about the nightlife in nottingham i am planning a night out there on may 19th for mine and my mates bday and we are lookin for a wicked nite. are all the pubs and clubs in one main strip or are they scattered about?is the nightlife any good.

      i would be grateful if anyone could email me with some more information and tell me of the best places to go and where they are please.

      thank you

      2 Answers May 13, 2007 at 5:57 AM
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      Transfer (Taxi) Cost East Midland Airport-A50 Westbound, East Midlands, Donington, Derby / Nottingha

      by Pallag Online Now Mar 7, 2007 at 12:35 AM

      Hi,

      How much could be the taxi cost from East Midland Airport to A50 Westbound?
      (East Midlands, Donington, Derby / Nottingham)

      Thank you,

      Gabor

      2 Answers Apr 27, 2007 at 4:29 AM
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      Budget B&B near East Midland Airport 14.03.

      by Pallag Online Now Mar 1, 2007 at 3:03 AM

      Hi,

      Would you recomend a budget B&B for me near East Mindland Airport?

      Thx,

      Gabor

      2 Answers Mar 2, 2007 at 3:10 PM
    • stag weekend in nottingham

      by jagman123 Online Now Feb 22, 2007 at 12:30 PM

      ive gotta sort out my mates stag weekend and hve suggested nottingham. hes not to sure. please convince him on here for me !!!!


      cheers !!!

      4 Answers Aug 22, 2007 at 8:15 AM
    • bus &trains

      by johnpaulc Online Now Feb 19, 2007 at 5:50 AM

      have you time tables for train&bus ,to and from Coventry.
      john.....thanks !

      2 Answers Feb 21, 2007 at 8:55 AM
    • Hotel closest to main city/nightlife?

      by pastysupper Online Now Feb 2, 2007 at 12:52 PM

      Hi again

      Just wondering, we are staying in Nottingham for a weekend next month. We are about to book our hotel but cannot decide between premier travel inn on london road or goldsmith st?

      thanks in advance

      2 Answers Mar 11, 2007 at 7:36 AM
    • Pubs/clubs

      by pastysupper Online Now Jan 9, 2007 at 6:47 AM

      Hey
      Going to Nottingham for a weekend in March. Just wondering if anybody has any recommendations for pubs/clubs. Don't mind studenty type places or young professional. Just not chavvy!! Clubs packed full of great looking women will be given priority!!!

      2 Answers Feb 28, 2013 at 6:39 AM
    • Applying to Nottingham Trent (but dont know what its like) your advice much appreciated...

      by frankthetank Online Now Jan 9, 2007 at 2:48 AM

      Hi, ive lived in the Cambridge area all my life, but moved out to Malaysia 2 years ago and am now applying to Nottingham Trent University for 2007 (but cant visit it as im living abroad). Im really tempted to put it as my first choice but i havent actually been there myself (my brother tells me its a lively party city) and its nicknamed 'tottingham' apparantly, so all in all it sounds a quality place to live. Can anyone give any advice on the Uni itself? or what its actually like to live in Nottingham? Im an 18 year old bloke whos looking to have a good time at uni, and like to party. thanks for any help in advance.

      3 Answers Jan 13, 2007 at 4:06 AM