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Ballet greats in NSO’s next performance at RCH

Stravinsky’s ballet score for The Rite of Spring caused a riot when it was first performed in 1913 - and now it’s coming to Nottingham with dancers for the first time.

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Pause for Thought

Pause for Thought

I was with friends in Whitby on Monday, and we commented several times on the extraordinary red sun, which was half hidden behind mist.

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Bella is the top name for dogs

Poll reveals most common dog name in the East Midlands

Bella has been crowned the most popular dog name in the East Midlands according to a new poll revealed by The Kennel Club.

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Film Review: Gerald’s Game is not perfect but you can admire the film’s ambition

Film Review: Gerald’s Game is not perfect but you can admire the film’s ambition

It’s a big year at the movies for Stephen King, writes Natalie Stendall.

Arts
Heuchera is a popular autumn plant for many gardeners

Guest column: Light up the garden with rich autumn colours

October is one of the most colourful times of the year.

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Reporter Jon Cooper reviews Jacamo's latest range of jeans for autumn including this pair of Black Stretch Skinny Jeans.

Jacamo’s autumn range fills the gap superbly for the bigger fella

As quite a tall chap I am surely not alone among fellow long-prongs who struggle to get the right length of jeans to match the waist size.

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It's British Food Fortnight.

How British are your favourite foods?

It's British Food Fortnight - but some of those quintessentially British foods, er, aren't.

Whats on
Domino's is opening in Ollerton.

Grab a slice of the action at new Domino’s store

Jobseekers can get a slice of employment action when pizza giant Domino’s opens a new branch in Ollerton.

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Have you bought your ticket for tonight's draw yet?

What could you buy with tonight's record-breaking £167 million Euromillions jackpot?

There's a massive £167 million up for grabs in tonight's Euromillions draw - the biggest jackpot ever offered to lottery players in the UK.
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Quiz. Photo by Pixabay.

How well do you know EastEnders?

Here’s a soap quiz to get you racking your brain.

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Asmeret Ghebremichael (Lorrell Robinson), Liisi LaFontaine (Deena Jones) and Amber Riley (Effie White) in Dreamgirls

Super Break deal is perfect London getaway

If you’re planning a trip to London and you want to treat yourself to a night at the theatre then look no further than this deal at Super Break.

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Chris Margrave, head gardener at Clumber Park

Clumber Gardener: Now it the time to get planting those bulbs

October is the peak month for planting bulbs, both in the garden and into pots for flowering inside.

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Rider Jacky Beavan on her horse, Chico. (PHOTO BY: Julian Shearwood).

Estate agency backs born-again veteran horse-rider

An estate agency that has offices in Mansfield and Southwell has announced a new sponsorship deal with an inspirational horse-rider to coincide with her latest big competition.

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Snooker star Jimmy White at the opening of the new Hyundai showroom on Retford Road, Worksop.

Snooker star Jimmy White right on cue at new car showroom

One of the legends of snooker, Jimmy ‘The Whirlwind’ White, was right on cue when he helped to celebrate the opening of a new car showroom in Worksop.

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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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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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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.

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