Dan Hodgett is a technician and educator at Nottingham Trent University. He has experience of filming, editing, photography, mobile journalism, location management for film and TV, production management, graphic design and trying to be a nice person.
Attempting to keep creative Dan has been making some short documentary films about Nottingham and interesting independent businesses in it. The films have mostly taken place as part of interviews to be featured in Handmade Nottingham Magazine, for which Dan writes, but also, just for fun!
Cossall Open Gardens
Nottingham Bike Works
Nottingham has a rich cycling history, with big bike brands and the world renowned Milk Race taking place in the Old Market Square every few years. Wouldn’t it be great to learn how to fix up your own bike and maintain it for your rides to work over the summer and (for the brave) into the winter? You’re in luck, The Nottingham Bike Works are here to help get you back in the saddle…
Jermy & Westerman
THE PERFECT BOOKISH HAUNT, OFFERING REFUGE FROM THE BUSY CITY WITH BOOKS AND INTERESTING CONVERSATION – GEOFF AND RICHARD BLORE ARE VERY KNOWLEDGEABLE AND HELPFUL, OFFERING TEA, COFFEE AND HOMEMADE CAKES FOR YOU TO ENJOY BY THEIR LOG BURNER AS WELL AS FASCINATING BOOKS FROM AROUND THE WORLD
The Watered Garden
An interview with Chris and Becca from The Watered Garden, growing and providing advice on looking after plants and succulents. Selling out of their lovely unit at the vibrant Sneinton Market
Wayne Asher has a background in aerospace, plumbing and heating. But he left all of that behind to create ‘Europe’s Best Gin’ hand made in his own small distillery in the centre of Nottingham. This interview was featured in Issue 2 of Handmade Nottingham Magazine