Useful stuff update including Christmas at Antenna
19th November 2012
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Christmas Imaginarium
13th December 2012 from 7pm - One Night Only

Be entertained with incredible live music by The Broom Hill String Band, be captivated by one of the UK's finest mind illusionists Dee Christopher, let the gift unwrapping commence with burlesque star Scarlet Daggers as she takes you on the evenings journey to tickle and delight the senses. Plus comedy from Oliver Silitto and Francis Jenkins and a host of other guests.
You will be welcomed into the creative and unique world of Antenna's christmas imaginarium - A night of magic, mystery, food and entertainment with an Antenna twist... Tickets priced at just £20 with tables of 8 available at £140. To enquire or to book please contact us at or call 01159932350.

Christmas Bookings - Private and Corporate

Celebrate a truly creative Christmas at Antenna with colleagues, friends & family and clients. Our Christmas offer caters for large groups wanting a slap-up Christmas meal with all the trimmings, private parties and small groups and individuals looking for a Christmas with a bit of a twist.

We're taking Christmas bookings now for groups of 10 or more throughout December from Monday 3rd - Wednesday 19th December, from 12noon.

Options include a three course meal, with vegetarian courses available, or a tailor-made Christmas buffet if you'd prefer. To see the menu, click here.

Antenna is also available for weekend private hire on Saturday 1st, 8th or 15th December. For rates and availability please email

Raise Your Game
Ed Wright ‘Commercial Contracts and Intellectual Property’
Tonight from 6pm

Ed Wright is a commercial contract and IP specialist, working primarily with clients from the Technology, Media and Telecoms sector. Areas upon which he can advise include:
• Types of IP rights and their protection

• Securing ownership of IP rights

• Licensing IP rights and other forms of commercial exploitation

• Marketing and sales agency, consultancy, distribution/reselling and franchising arrangements

• Disclosure of confidential information

• Purchase or supply of goods and/or services

We will be open to members and non-members. Our Rasie Your Game programme will come to a close following our last session next week:

Iain Dimmock 'Social Enterprise and Entrepreneurism in Kenya'

An evening with Iain Dimmock telling tales and sharing pictures of the Uplifting story of young entrepreneurs from the Hakuna Matata Project in Meru. Stories of sunshine, determination and the lessons learnt there for us here in the UK.

The Creative Greenhouse and Antenna present for one day only a 'Pop Up Christmas'
a unique collection of local crafts made here in the region.

Antenna Cafe Lounge Friday 23rd November lunchtime until close, mulled wine and mince pies will be served after 5.00pm to the sound of live music....

Pop Up Christmas Includes;
Jessica Hayes-Gill produces a collection of hand printed textiles that are functional yet decorative items for the home.

Anna French works full time as a glass fuser designer/maker supplying local as well as national galleries. A collection of Christmas hanging ornaments and fashion jewellery, with giftware and other larger pieces for the home.

FRABJOUS offer a collection of Fabric rosette make-it kits, cupcakes, biscuits and cakepops, handmade bunting & mosaic letters, commissions and orders can be taken.

Belle & Olive specialise in Hand Crafted one of kind quirky jewellery, accessories, gifts and goodies, most with a vintage or retro feel. Lots of new goodies for Christmas including decorations, wearable's, cute little stocking fillers - lovely gifts for friends and family.

Purple Spice make classic jewellery with a contemporary twist. A select palette of colours and shapes are brought together to frame semi precious stones. Each piece is individually hand crafted so no two pieces will be exactly the same, giving you a unique piece of jewellery.

Sarah Manton makes papercuts (by hand and laser), handmade books, quilts, bunting, decoupage furniture - all manner of paper and textile goodness!

Craft in the City brings together a collection of some of the region's best designers and makers of jewellery, glassware, pottery, ceramics and much more.

Please join us, it would be great to see you all there supporting local craft makers.

Tweet Up with Tony Bates
Event date: Tuesday, 20/11/2012 - 17:00 to 20:00

A tweet up meet up hosted by Shake Social and Tony Bates…. For Nottingham businesses that like to tweet, this is the opportunity to meet!

Word of Mouth: Journeys
Nottingham Writers' Studio
Event date: Wednesday, 21/11/2012 - 19:30 to 22:00

£4 on the door / £3 members

Word of Mouth is Nottingham Writers’ Studio’s quartlery live literature event. An evening of spoken word wanderings as Nottingham Writers’ Studio celebrates Journeys, including poetry by Rich Goodson, Andy Miller and Robin Vaughan-Williams, stories from Giselle Leeb, Andrew Kells, Laura Grevel and booker shortlisted novelist Alison Moore. Plus details of Nottingham’s very own Sillitoe trail from James Walker.

Art & Architecture Lecture Series by Dr Valeria Di Passetti
Artemisia Gentileschi – The woman, the artist.
Event date: Thursday, 22/11/2012 - 19:00 to 20:00

Artemisia Gentileschi – The woman, the artist. Celebrated this year in a retrospective in Milan, we will explore the art and life of one of the greatest and most celebrated Baroque painters.

How to tell stories professionally using video
A practical iPad-based course devised and led by Rob Glass
Wednesday 5th December – all day

This interactive course is for anyone who knows that telling their day to day stories using video will actively engage customers and prompt action. It illustrates the power that great real-life stories possess and goes on to show participants how build on their interactive marketing by telling their own stories professionally using video. No previous experience is required and the iPads are provided. The course is devised and delivered by Rob Glass who has been telling stories using video for twenty years and while at the BBC was acknowledged as one of their most creative video journalists in the country.

For more details contact Antenna reception.

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