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INTERVIEW: Shebeen star Karl Collins on the new Nottingham Playhouse production

INTERVIEW: Shebeen star Karl Collins on the new Nottingham Playhouse production

Central TV Workshop alumni Karl Collins is currently known as family man Louis Loveday in Chester-based Hollyoaks.

Theatre and Comedy
Tickets on sale for Bee Gees tribute at the Palace

Tickets on sale for Bee Gees tribute at the Palace

Tickets are on sale this week to see You Win Again - Celebrating The Music of The Bee Gees. The West End hit show is coming to Mansfield’s Palace Theatre on November 13.

Music
Family show A Square World comes to Notts libraries

Family show A Square World comes to Notts libraries

A Square World, a quirky and heart-warming story about being left out in a world made for everyone but you, is one of the first events to take place as part of Inspire’s new status as an Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisation (NPO).

Theatre and Comedy
Feast of family fun as festival returns to city

Feast of family fun as festival returns to city

Nottingham Lakeside Arts’ popular international children’s theatre and dance festival Wheee! returns this year from Monday, May 28, to Sunday, June 3.

Music
Sheffield date for star singer/songwriter Scott

Sheffield date for star singer/songwriter Scott

Scott Matthews will end an extensive UK tour with a headline gig at The Greystones in Sheffield on May 31.

Music
Singers come together at Notts venue for charity concert

Singers come together at Notts venue for charity concert

A special gala concert is being held to raise funds for EMICS and the Lincolnshire and Notts Air Ambulance.

Music
Dance the night away with Disco Prophets at the Diamond

Dance the night away with Disco Prophets at the Diamond

Check out The Disco Prophets in a gig at The Diamond in Sutton-in-Ashfield on May 27.

Music
FILM REVIEW: Anon proves to be a sci-fi misfire

FILM REVIEW: Anon proves to be a sci-fi misfire

From the writer-director of Gattaca, Lord Of War and In Time comes Anon, a mishandled sci-fi thriller that targets privacy and data protection, writes Natalie Stendall.

Arts
Griddled asparagus with feta and beetroot dressing. Photo courtesy of www.britishasparagus.com

Griddled British asparagus with feta and beetroot dressing

Bright pink beetroot dressing and fresh green asparagus not only look beautiful together but taste amazing with creamy feta and zingy mint.

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Ballet classic to enchant young audiences at Derby Theatre

Ballet classic to enchant young audiences at Derby Theatre

Northern Ballet’s original pioneering ballet for children, Ugly Duckling, is to to stages across the country with an extensive tour throughout the spring.

Arts
DVD REVIEW: BBC daytime drama 800 Words proves a hit with viewers

DVD REVIEW: BBC daytime drama 800 Words proves a hit with viewers

Enjoyable crime capers such as Father Brown and Shakespeare & Hathaway got low-key screenings on afternoon TV when both deserved to be in the evening schedules, writes Tony Spittles.

Arts
Star performer Durrant to perform charity concert in Edwinstowe next month

Star performer Durrant to perform charity concert in Edwinstowe next month

Maverick musician and composer Richard Durrant will be giving a charity concert for Sherwood Forest as part of his Stringhenge tour of Britain, performing in the church where Robin Hood and Maid Marian are said to have been married – St Mary’s, Edwinstowe.

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Bolan musical starts UK tour at Nottingham venue

Bolan musical starts UK tour at Nottingham venue

The hit musical inspired by the life of rock legend Marc Bolan, 20th Century Boy, returns to the stage on a UK-wide tour.

Theatre and Comedy
Nottinghamshire is facing an obesity crisis.

Notts takeaways to be urged to offer healthy options in obesity crackdown

Takeaway operators in Nottinghamshire will be encouraged to offer more healthy food and drink to their customers as part of a crackdown on obesity in the county.

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REVIEW: Blackpool - something for everyone, come rain or shine!

For this single mum and teenage daughter, the opportunity to spend some quality time together is few and far between, so when we were offered the chance of a weekend break to Blackpool we jumped at it, and it was non-stop laughter and fun from start to finish.

Lifestyle
The Black Swan, Helmsley

Enjoy a short break in North Yorkshire

If you are looking for an alternative place to visit in Yorkshire from the usual of York or Harrogate then why not try Helmsley.

News
Dance in the spotlight at latest RCH Drivetime concert

Dance in the spotlight at latest RCH Drivetime concert

The Drivetime Concert: Strictly Halle is coming to the Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham, on Thursday, June 28, at 6pm.

Music
Tomato, Basil and Puff Pastry Tart. 'Credit : thetomatostall.co.uk

Recipe: Tomato, Mozzarella & Basil Puff Pastry Tart

Here’s a tasty dish bursting with Mediterranean flavours which will feed four people.

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