Harvey Bassett as Blowtorch - Nightflyer by Martin Malcolm

A Dark Night Out – Review of Nightflyer by Martin Malcolm

In his play Nightflyer Martin Malcolm has given young people a voice - yet it isn't pretty, it is remarkable. The setting is a typical end of week night out - could be any town or city centre really - this one is Bristol's city centre. So what should these teen-adults do when one of their mates has collapsed, is fitting, unable to stand and get the night bus home? As they hopelessly try to solve their problem, there is an edgy tension created by a body lying on the ground unconscious, vomiting Read more [...]

Shepton Mallet Prison – Public Consultation Begins

Shepton Mallet prison in Somerset - officially known as HMP Cornhill - has been home to thousands of convicts since opening its doors in 1610. On Wednesday, the current owners – heritage property developers City and Country – opened the prison gates to the public for an entirely different reason. City and Country, along with their partners PPS Group, rolled into the town to consult with local people about the prison. PPS Group describe themselves as “property PR specialists who can develop Read more [...]