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Recipe: Marinated oven baked chicken with roasted shallots and peppers

This recipe is perfect for a quick and simple family supper for four minutes.

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Madge, Paul and Tony Manfredi of Worksop firm Manfredi's Ices celebrate at the National Ice Cream Competition.

Worksop ice cream company scoop national industry vanilla award

The family who run a Worksop ice cream firm are feeling like flavour of the month after their vanilla recipe was declared the best in the UK.

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Inspirational youngsters perform at the Palace Theatre

Inspirational youngsters perform at the Palace Theatre

The Inspire Youth Art’s Showcase event is to take place this week, on Thursday, February 22 and Friday, February 23, at Mansfield’s Palace Theatre.

Music

Star DJ Lamacq is back in city to mark Rescue Rooms’ 15th birthday

BBC 6 Music DJ and champion of independent venues Steve Lamacq is returning to play a DJ set at the Rescue Rooms to mark its 15 years at the heart of Nottingham’s live music scene.

Music
KFC stores across the UK have been hit

KFC forced to close Notts stores - after running out of chicken!

Take-away lovers in Notts have been left in a flap today - after fast food giant KFC was forced to close stores across the UK when it ran out of chicken.

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Pause for Thought

Pause for Thought

As I write this, it is the beginning of Lent.

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Viking helmet. Photo by Pixabay.

Viking activities offer half-term fun this week

Take your children on a voyage of discovery this half-term to learn about the Vikings at Nottingham Lakeside Arts.

Music
Busy year ahead for punk aces Verbal Warning

Busy year ahead for punk aces Verbal Warning

Nottinghamshire punk veteran legends Verbal Warning are in action this weekend at the Derby CAMRA Winter Beer Festival on February 23.

Music
Blast from the past with 80s stars at the RCH

Blast from the past with 80s stars at the RCH

Icons of the 80s is a show that is set to rock out on February 24 at Nottingham’s Royal Concert Hall, providing a nostalgic blast of music from yesteryear.

Music
Rocket & Salmon Putanesca. Photo by Jason Ingram.

RECIPE: Rocket and Salmon Putanesca

Here’s a tasty recipe for you to have a go at.

Arts
Glee Club live date for rising comedy star Ellie Taylor

Glee Club live date for rising comedy star Ellie Taylor

Ellie Taylor can currently be seen on your TV as one of the stars of BBC2’s The Mash Report and she is due to hit the road again with her stand-up show This Guy.

Theatre and Comedy
Nottingham Symphony Orchestra’s next concert will be out of this world

Nottingham Symphony Orchestra’s next concert will be out of this world

Nottingham Symphony Orchestra (NSO) will be performing Holst’s famous The Planets at its next concert on Saturday, March 3, celebrating the suite’s 100th anniversary.

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Rocket & Salmon Putanesca. Photo by Jason Ingram.

Recipe: Rocket and Salmon Putanesca

Preparation time: 5 minutes

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COMMUNITY: 7 Project

COMMUNITY: 7 Project

Pamper night with food

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COMMUNITY: Dukeries Theatre Group

COMMUNITY: Dukeries Theatre Group

The second play of this group’s 70th anniversary season is Alan Ayckbourn’s Intimate Exchanges, a comedy featuring school sports, sandwiches and slipping sanity. Performances are from Thursday to Saturday, February 15 to 17, at the Acorn Community Theatre, Queen Street, Worksop, commencing at 7.30pm. All tickets are £10.

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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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Pause for Thought

Pause for Thought

I am currently representing the local church and working with an amazing team of compassionate professionals including drug, probation, council, mental health and homeless outreach workers.

Lifestyle
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
Paul Thompson and Jerry Andersson: pancake, er tossers, for the day tomorrow

Sheffield Steelers: ‘Now get out and flipping win, lads’

Paul Thompson and Jerry Andersson will be cooking up a new recipe to revive spirits tomorrow.

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