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Comedian and actor Bobby Knutt dies aged 71

TV and stage actor Bobby Knutt has reportedly died, aged 71.

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Film Review: mother! is an exhausting cinematic experience

Film Review: mother! is an exhausting cinematic experience

Fans of Darren Aronofsky (Requiem For A Dream, Black Swan) are drawn to the director’s multi-layered storytelling, his relish of subtext and hidden codes, writes Natalie Stendall.

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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.

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The well dressing paying tribute to Princess Diana is on display in Chesterfield until Saturday, September 16.

Where you can still see a Derbyshire well dressing this year

The ancient art of well dressing is very much alive and well in Derbyshire.

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Sleeping Beauty, performed by the Vienna Festival Ballet. Photo by Mudkiss Photography.

Vienna Festival Ballet Company returns with fairy tale show

Classical ballet takes centre stage soon when the highly acclaimed Vienna Festival Ballet Company returns to Derbyshire with their original production of the timeless fairy tale Sleeping Beauty.

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FILM REVIEW: Shin Godzilla is everything a monster movie should be

FILM REVIEW: Shin Godzilla is everything a monster movie should be

Godzilla, star of the world’s longest continually running film franchise, has returned to the UK this year.

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Julian Essex Spurrier in An Evening of Dirty Dancing - The Tribute.

Have the time of your life at this dance show

Dancers will be interpreting the music of the iconic movie, Dirty Dancing, in a colourful show which is heading for Derbyshire.

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Chatsworth Country Fair, balloons launching over the show

VIDEO: Duke hails ‘wonderful weekend’ as Chatsworth celebrates annual showcase

The Duke of Devonshire has said the crowds who came to this year’s Chatsworth Country Fair were treated to a ‘wonderful weekend’.

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SLIDESHOW: Crowds flock to Chatsworth Country Fair

The three-day Chatsworth Country Fair got underway today with a ‘feast’ of entertainment for all the family.

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Chatsworth Country Fair balloon show.

Whirlwinds on horseback set to thrill at Chatsworth Country Fair

The Chatsworth Country Fair gets underway today with a death-defying performance from dare-devil horse-riders and the jaw-dropping stunts of a much-loved motorbike display team.

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Mystery Peak District photographer made tourism ambassador

Mystery Peak District photographer made tourism ambassador

A Foolow man dubbed ‘the Banksy of photography’ is now an official Peak District ambassador after his shots were seen around the world.

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Bank Holiday crowds flock to Hope Show for feast of fun

Blazing sunshine brought a bumper crowd to Hope for the valley’s traditional Bank Holiday agricultural show for a day of farming and family fun.

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Billie Piper in Yerma at the Young Vic. Photo by Johan Persson.

Billie Piper’s play beamed live to Derbyshire venues

Billie Piper plays a woman who is desperate to conceive in the sell-out play Yerma which will be broadcast live to cinemas across Derbyshire.

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Film review: An Inconvenient Sequel is flawed but enlightening

Film review: An Inconvenient Sequel is flawed but enlightening

Al Gore’s climate change documentary An Inconvenient Sequel is timely to say the least, writes Natalie Stendall.

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Castleton visitor centre opens after £330,000 revamp

Castleton visitor centre opens after £330,000 revamp

Castleton’s new-look visitor centre has officially reopened following a £330,000 refurbishment by the Peak District National Park Authority.

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From left: Peak District National Park Authority chief executive Sarah Fowler, Countryfile's John Craven, Lord Lieutenant William Tucker and authority chair Lesley Roberts opened the revamped Castleton Visitor Centre.

Castleton visitor centre opens after £330,000 revamp

Castleton’s new-look visitor centre has officially reopened following a £330,000 refurbishment by the Peak District National Park Authority.

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Film projector. Photo by Pixabay.

QUIZ: Name these golden greats of the silver screen

Here’s a real puzzler to stimulate the brain cells of film fans.

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Film image courtesy of Pixabay.

Fun quiz for film fans

Find the missing word in our movie-themed fun quiz.

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WIN Paw Patrol Live tickets

WIN Paw Patrol Live tickets

The delightful pups of hit children’s TV show PAW Patrol will be at Nottingham’s Motorpoint Arena next month – and thanks to our latest competition your family could be there.

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Could you be the next Masterchef champion?

Beeb’s call for budding Masterchefs

The BBC is on the lookout for the next amateur MasterChef champion.
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