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WIN: Dirty Dusting tickets up for grabs

Dirty Dusting sees Masque Productions make their latest eagerly-awaited appearance at Mansfield’s Palace Theatre.

Theatre and Comedy
Family treat at Create Theatre for half-term

Family treat at Create Theatre for half-term

The Gingerbread Man will be leaping into Create Theatre in Mansfield for a family treat.

Theatre and Comedy
Dresses in cupboard. Photo by Pixabay.

Own up! How many impulse buys do you have stashed in the wardobe?

Women love shopping for clothes and shoes but rarely wear a lot of them.

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It's Shrove Tuesday.

Nine things you might not know about Shrove Tuesday

Shrove Tuesday first started off as a religious festival in which Christians used up the last of their lard and fat in preparation for Lent when fasting happens.
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Gig Guide: Bands and musicians playing in the area this week

Gig Guide: Bands and musicians playing in the area this week

Check out one of the gigs coming up in the area over the next few days.

Music
Bach’s masterwork to be performed at Southwell Minster

Bach’s masterwork to be performed at Southwell Minster

Nottingham Harmonic Choir’s members return to concert action on Saturday, March 17 with a performance of Bach’s St Matthew Passion at Southwell Minster.

Music
Playhouse programme looks to amplify local theatre talent

Playhouse programme looks to amplify local theatre talent

Talented upcoming professional artists are encouraged to apply to a new artist development programme being run by Nottingham Playhouse.

Theatre and Comedy
Online star issues warm welcome as his tour comes to the area

Online star issues warm welcome as his tour comes to the area

YouTube star Markiplier’s You’re Welcome tour is coming to Nottingham’s Royal Concert Hall on February 22.

Theatre and Comedy
Quo Day returns to The Diamond this weekend

Quo Day returns to The Diamond this weekend

Status Quo fans are in for a real tribute treat at The Diamond, Sutton-in-Ashfield, on Saturday, February 17.

Music
Rattigan classic hits the stage in Nottingham

Rattigan classic hits the stage in Nottingham

Terence Rattigan’s classic tale Flare Path is to be performed at Nottingham’s Lace Market Theatre from February 19-24.

Theatre and Comedy
Wind orchestra celebrates Wonderful World in next concert

Wind orchestra celebrates Wonderful World in next concert

Catch up with Nottingham Symphonic Wind Orchestra in their next concert, to be held on March 24.

Theatre and Comedy
Record Review with Kevin Bryan

Record Review with Kevin Bryan

It’s time for Kevin Bryan to review some of the new music releases.

Music
Exciting new season revealed at Nottingham Playhouse

Exciting new season revealed at Nottingham Playhouse

Nottingham Playhouse has unveiled its updated season programme for 2018, under new artistic director Adam Penford.

Theatre and Comedy
Herby Chicken Salad Wrap. Photo by Jason Ingram. Recipe courtesy of www.makemoreofsalad

What’s for lunch?

Herby lemon salad wraps

Whats on
Armstrong in fine voice for UK tour

Armstrong in fine voice for UK tour

You can enjoy An Evening With Alexander Armstrong at Nottingham’s Royal Concert Hall on Tuesday, May 29.

Music
Norman sets the pace as Hairspray The Musical comes to Theatre Royal

Norman sets the pace as Hairspray The Musical comes to Theatre Royal

Comedian and actor Norman Pace will play Wilbur Turnblad in the major UK tour of the smash hit musical Hairspray, visiting the Theatre Royal Nottingham from February 13-24.

Theatre and Comedy
Sparkling selection of pieces in NPO’s next concert

Sparkling selection of pieces in NPO’s next concert

Nottingham Philharmonic Orchestra will look to follow up the success of their recent family concert when they perform at Nottingham’s Albert Hall on Sunday, March 18, starting at 3pm.

Music
Steel is back on the road to make his Mark on modern world

Steel is back on the road to make his Mark on modern world

Comedian, writer and broadcaster Mark Steel is back on the road with his latest stand-up show Every Little Thing’s Gonna Be Alright.

Music
Seven coloured sand dunes in Mauritius.

Review: Exotic islands and the wonders of Africa

The first film I saw in cinemascope as a young boy, was called Shaka. It told of the rise of a boy warrior who became King of the legendary Zulu tribe, ever since I’ve had an ambition to visit Africa.

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Gretchen is named as one of headline acts at this year’s Gate To Southwell Festival

Gretchen is named as one of headline acts at this year’s Gate To Southwell Festival

One of America’s most successful singer-songwriters, Gretchen Peters, will be one of the headline acts at this year’s Gate To Southwell Festival this June.

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