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Brass and voices in concert at Mansfield’s Palace Theatre

Mansfield Palace Theatre is the venue for a concert on Sunday, September 24, starting at 3pm.

Music
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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Come and sing day features Notts composers

Come and sing day features Notts composers

Two local composers are joining forces to present a workshop day of their own choral music on Saturday, September 23, culminating in a free informal concert for friends and family.

Music
Inspirational musical is coming to Palace Theatre

Inspirational musical is coming to Palace Theatre

Inspirations Theatre Company will be performing the smash-hit musical Gypsy at Mansfield’s Palace Theatre from September 21-23.

Music
Pause for Thought

Pause for Thought

Anyone enjoy Facebook popups that remind us what we were doing a year/five years ago? 


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Strictly tour will return to the area

The Strictly Come Dancing Live UK Tour is back on the road next year for 30 supersized spectacular arena shows across the country, including waltzing into the Motorpoint Arena Nottingham for three shows on February 6-7.

Arts
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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
Stars comes out to launch glittering Theatre Royal panto

Stars comes out to launch glittering Theatre Royal panto

The stars of this year’s Theatre Royal Nottingham pantomime, Beauty and the Beast, have proved it’s never too early to talk all things pantomime by launching this year’s production in style.

Theatre and Comedy
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.

News
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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School graduate Ameena Nur, who is in the process of setting up her own bakery.

Baking school is cooking up fresh careers

A batch of fresh graduates from the Welbeck Estate’s School of Artisan Food, which has been dubbed Hogwarts for bakers, will soon be feeding the increase in demand in the UK for better bread.

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Sleeping man. Photo by Pixabay.

Will you be sleeping alone tonight?

Snoring is the main reason for couples not sleeping together, according to new research.

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Cup of tea and shortbread.

Fun poll takes the biscuit

Which biscuit will you be reaching for with your mid-morning cuppa?

Whats on
The transformed Separatist Inn on the Great North Road between Bawtry and Retford.

Cheers! Transformed pub lands two prestigious awards

A pub in a small village on the outskirts of Retford is reaping the benefits of a remarkable transformation by winning two prestigious awards.

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This week’s horoscopes with Russell Grant...

This week’s horoscopes with Russell Grant...

Here’s Russell Grant’s weekly horoscopes starting Saturday September 9.

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Chris Margrave, head gardener at Clumber Park

Clumber Gardener: How to keep the summer going a little bit longer

September is a month of great change in the garden.

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Pause for Thought

Pause for Thought

At our church this Sunday, three people got up and shared a little bit of their story and how they ended up becoming regulars at church.


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