Following a recent series of anti-war gigs, the Shoestring Project in Nottingham began to organise gigs to raise money for community projects and activism. The gigs have been hugely successful and many contacts have been made with local people.

They’re also developing projects working with refugees and the homeless, hopefully starting in Autumn. They have also donated money to Medical Aid for Palestinians and have plans for environmental and peace projects.

In September the project will start up a series of gigs at various venues, and in association with Bored Beyond Belief, Shoestring will be beginning a regular night at Moog on Tuesdays: