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Sparta and Troyen set to raise the roof at Black Market venue

Mansfield’s longest serving heavy metal legends, Sparta, are set to raise the roof again at the Black Market, Warsop, in a gig taking place on Saturday, October 28.

Music
Ballet greats in NSO’s next performance at RCH

Ballet greats in NSO’s next performance at RCH

Stravinsky’s ballet score for The Rite of Spring caused a riot when it was first performed in 1913 - and now it’s coming to Nottingham with dancers for the first time.

Music
Bella is the top name for dogs

Poll reveals most common dog name in the East Midlands

Bella has been crowned the most popular dog name in the East Midlands according to a new poll revealed by The Kennel Club.

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Cricketing duo are back on stage having a ball

Cricketing duo are back on stage having a ball

Graeme Swann and Henry Blofeld will visit Nottingham Playhouse on October 26 as part of their latest UK tour, entitled Graeme Swann’s Great British Spin Off with Henry Blofeld: The Second Innings.

Theatre and Comedy
Chekhov’s classic marks Croft’s farewell to Playhouse role

Chekhov’s classic marks Croft’s farewell to Playhouse role

Nottingham Playhouse Theatre Company’s production of Anton Chekhov’s The Cherry Orchard is to feature two faces very familiar to local audiences.

Theatre and Comedy
Powerful monologue set to be seen at city venue

Powerful monologue set to be seen at city venue

The new co-production between Derby LIVE and Lost Boys, Ball, by Brian Lobel and featuring Paul Broesmith, will be performed at Derby’s Guildhall Theatre Clubrooms this November.

Theatre and Comedy
Hot stuff in store when tango stars return to city

Hot stuff in store when tango stars return to city

Tango Moderno is coming to Nottingham’s Theatre Royal early next year, featuring the sizzling talents of Strictly Come Dancing stars Vincent Simone and Flavia Cacace.

Arts
Film Review: Gerald’s Game is not perfect but you can admire the film’s ambition

Film Review: Gerald’s Game is not perfect but you can admire the film’s ambition

It’s a big year at the movies for Stephen King, writes Natalie Stendall.

Arts
It's British Food Fortnight.

How British are your favourite foods?

It's British Food Fortnight - but some of those quintessentially British foods, er, aren't.

Whats on
Have you bought your ticket for tonight's draw yet?

What could you buy with tonight's record-breaking £167 million Euromillions jackpot?

There's a massive £167 million up for grabs in tonight's Euromillions draw - the biggest jackpot ever offered to lottery players in the UK.
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Quiz. Photo by Pixabay.

How well do you know EastEnders?

Here’s a soap quiz to get you racking your brain.

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Asmeret Ghebremichael (Lorrell Robinson), Liisi LaFontaine (Deena Jones) and Amber Riley (Effie White) in Dreamgirls

Super Break deal is perfect London getaway

If you’re planning a trip to London and you want to treat yourself to a night at the theatre then look no further than this deal at Super Break.

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Alpine camping adventure was breathtaking

Alpine camping adventure was breathtaking

As a self-confessed lover of the great indoors you could say camping beneath the highest mountain in Germany at the foot of the Alps is somewhat out of my comfort zone.

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VIDEO: Fly DSA Arena takes off as Doncaster Sheffield Airport gets naming rights of Sheffield Arena

UP, up and away...Yorkshire's biggest arena is soaring to new heights today after a six-figure naming rights deal by Doncaster Sheffield Airport to rebrand Sheffield Arena as Fly DSA Arena.
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Spellbinding charm of Alpine Italian city

Venice, Milan and Rome draw in thousands of British tourists every year - but nestled at the foot of the Alps just off the beaten path of mass tourism there’s another spellbinding Italian city that captures the imagination of culture vultures and holidaymakers who flock to sample its Alpine charm.

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Overnight ferry to Europe harks back to golden age of travel

Overnight ferry to Europe harks back to golden age of travel

Crossing the channel can be an extremely speedy affair to the ports of Calais and Dunkirk. No sooner has one boarded the ship and ascended to the upper decks than it seems to be docking at the other end.

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Friendship. Photo by Pixabay.

How good a friend are you?

Have you got the blues? In need of a friend who will listen to your woes?

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Film review: Moments of briliance in powerful film Una

Film review: Moments of briliance in powerful film Una

When she was 13, Una (Rooney Mara) had a sexual relationship with an older man, Ray (Ben Mendelsohn), writes Natalie Stendall.

Arts
Will you be splashing out on the Prosecco?

Aldi to sell 3-litre bottle of Prosecco this Christmas

Stop making your Christmas list - because we’ve found the ultimate festive buy for the fizz fans out there.

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There are some top celebrity chefs lined up for the event

Celebrity chefs toast five years of Clumber festival of food and drink

Two of Britain’s favourite chefs, Phil Vickery and Rosemary Shrager, will be helping to celebrate the fifth anniversary of the Festival of Food and Drink, held at Clumber Park on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 September.

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