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VIDEO: Dickie Bird exhibition celebrates Test cricket umpire legend at Experience Barnsley

Howzat! Yorkshire's own Mr Cricket Dickie Bird has been bowled over by a home town exhibition celebrating his extraordinary life and career at Experience Barnsley.
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End of the line for nature gallery after 28 years

End of the line for nature gallery after 28 years

The popular Derbyshire Nature Gallery at the Museum and Art Gallery will be closing after 28 years.

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Gordon Ramsay.

New TV show featuring Gordon Ramsay looking for Derbyshire contestants

Producers of a new TV show featuring celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay are looking for Derbyshire people to take part.
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English Heritage - 5th July 2008

**Free Picture Usage**

Kane Gooch, 5, charges into battle during Knight School at Framlingham Castle.  The Knight School event gives visitors the chance to get 'armoured up' for sword fighting lessons and join a mock battle.

Don't miss the Fool School next week (Mon 11 - 15 Aug) to take part in some fun workshops, try some juggling or stage fighting with English Heritages very own Fool. 

Pic - Richard Marsham

Richard Marsham
RMG Photography
23 Millfield
Littleport
Ely
Cambridgeshire
CB6 1HN
Tel : 07798 758711

Enjoy some Medieval Mayhem at Bolsover Castle

Families who are looking for something to keep the children entertained during the first half term of 2017 need look no further than Bolsover Castle.

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Marking the 60th anniversary of the Chapel rail disaster, many people turned out to attend the ceremony

Chapel rail crash victims remembered on 60th anniversary

Sixty years to the day after the Chapel-en-le-Frith rail crash, residents gathered to remember the lives lost and the heroism which saved many more.

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Paterson on the big screen at Pomegranate

Paterson on the big screen at Pomegranate

There is a film screening at Chesterfield’s Pomegranate Theatre on February 13-14.

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VIDEO: X Factor auditions in Chesterfield - part 2

Chesterfield’s got The X Factor - as budding singers showed this week when they turned out for auditions for the new series of the hit show.

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Oscar nominated Hidden Figures gets a preview screening at Vue Cinema - we have tickets to be won.

WIN: Hidden Figures film preview tickets at Vue Sheffield Meadowhall

Oscar nominated real life space story Hidden Figures will blast off with a special preview screening at Vue Sheffield and we have tickets to be won.

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See weekend of Japanese classics on the big screen at QUAD in Derby

See weekend of Japanese classics on the big screen at QUAD in Derby

Nine new films from Japan will be screening at QUAD in Derby over the weekend of February 10-12.

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FILM REVIEW: Natalie Stendall gives her verdict on Loving, the new film from Jeff Nichols

FILM REVIEW: Natalie Stendall gives her verdict on Loving, the new film from Jeff Nichols

Writer-director Jeff Nichols approaches interracial marriage in 1950s Virginia with subtlety and quietude in his fifth feature, Loving, writes Natalie Stendall.

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WIN! Cadbury World family pass

WIN! Cadbury World family pass

Are you looking for something to do with the family this February half-term?

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Get more bang for your Netflix buck

Netflix codes to unlock full film and TV show list revealed

It’s the most popular entertainment streaming service in the world and has revolutionised how we consume films and television shows.
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Georgiana in spotlight for Chatsworth talk

Georgiana in spotlight for Chatsworth talk

Shenagh Firth, head guide at Chatsworth, will be given a talk entitled Duchess Georgiana on February 10.

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Teenager Charlie Collins starred in the first episode of Sky Arts Portrait Artist of the Year competition 2017.

Young Buxton artist shines in television competition

A Buxton sixth form student has appeared in a prestigous television art contest, becoming one of the youngest people ever to reach the later stages.

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Film review: Hacksaw Ridge is a powerful WW2 movie

Film review: Hacksaw Ridge is a powerful WW2 movie

After a ten-year directing absence, Mel Gibson returns with Hacksaw Ridge, a visceral WWII battlefield drama that probes the morality of war, writes Natalie Stendall.

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Adam Gillen as Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Iconic drama Amadeus hits cinema screens

Classic play Amadeus first appeared on the National Theatre stage in 1979 and will be screened in Derbyshire cinemas this week.
The iconic drama follows rowdy musical prodigy Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (Adam Gillen, Fresh Meat, Benidorm) who arrives in Vienna with his wife Constanze (Karla Crome, Misfits) determined to make a splash. Court composer Antonio Salieri Lucian Msamati (Game of Thrones, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom) has the power to promote his talent or destroy it but is seized by jealousy and begins a war with Mozart.

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Derby exhibition proves a hit with visitors

Derby exhibition proves a hit with visitors

QUAD’s current exhibition is set to finish this weekend, having attracted huge amounts of visitors to the Derby-based arts centre.

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Crescent tourism chief to give global ambitions lecture

Crescent tourism chief to give global ambitions lecture

A leading figure in the tourism industry is to lay out his vision for Buxton as a world-class destination in a public lecture later this month.

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Buxton leaders plan for future of the Crescent

Civic leaders and organisations from across Buxton have been developing a strategy to ensure the success of the Crescent development.

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