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The N Word

by | 4th, March 2005

‘WHILE the Tories use Mrs Dixon to rebrand themselves as the party of caring and healing, the city of Nottingham is also seeking out a new image.

Robbing from the taxpayer to give to the designers

Nottingham might still conjure up an image of a band of merry men clad in green tights stealing from the rich to give to the poor, but the reality can be far removed from Robin Hood.

For starters, the modern day muggers use guns, ultra violence and don’t care if the victim is rich or not.

What’s more, the men are not so much merry as they are drunk out of their heads and looking for fight in the precinct.

Nottingham’s image as a city has taken a battering of late. But, as the Telegraph explains, design gurus have unveiled nothing short of a “masterplan” to make things better.

For the paltry sum of £120,000, these experts in fonts and colours have rebranded Nottingham as a “large, purple and lopsided N with the word Nottinghamshire below”.

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