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POLL: Which is your favourite holiday destination?

It's Blue Monday, the day dubbed the most miserable of the year, so why not turn your thoughts to sunshine and beaches to cheer yourself up?

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Extra Nottingham date for Carrott and co

Extra Nottingham date for Carrott and co

Stand Up and Rock featuring Jasper Carrott is to be performed at Nottingham Theatre Royal on May 18-19.

Theatre and Comedy
Back to the 80s with The Wedding Singer

Back to the 80s with The Wedding Singer

The Wedding Singer is coming to Nottingham Theatre Royal from May 9-13.

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Nottingham Playhouse

Photo by Robert Day

Lots to enjoy at Playhouse this spring

A Nottingham icon, a Pulitzer prize-winning novel, a global smash hit rock opera and a landmark British comedy are just some of the highlights of the spring/summer 2017 season at Nottingham Playhouse.

Theatre and Comedy
DCO to perform kids’ concerts

DCO to perform kids’ concerts

Derby Concert Orchestra members will be performing two short concerts for youngsters on Sunday, January 22, from 1.30pm and 3.30pm.

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Arena gig for Avenged Sevenfold

Arena gig for Avenged Sevenfold

Avenged Sevenfold are in action at Motorpoint Arena Nottingham on Wednesday, January 18.

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See top artwork at Erewash Museum

See top artwork at Erewash Museum

Visionary art by well-established and internationally recognised artists is featuring in a Timeless Imagination exhibition, which completes its run in the Lally Gallery at Ilkeston’s Erewash Museum on January 17.

Arts
Fascinating exhibition continues at QUAD in Derby

Fascinating exhibition continues at QUAD in Derby

Check out QUAD’s current exhibition What a Loving, and Beautiful World, running until February 5.

Arts
Dance extravaganza at Crich venue

Dance extravaganza at Crich venue

Blast From The Past will see Spiltmilk Dance perform a Live & Local show at Crich Glebe Field Centre on Saturday, January 28, starting at 7.30pm.

Arts
Apply to take part in Indietracks

Apply to take part in Indietracks

Bands and musicians are encouraged to apply to take part in this year’s Indietracks Festival, which will run from July 28-30.

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Derby arts centre Quad.
Photo by Graham Lucas Commons

Check out Will’s work at QUAD Gallery

A new exhibition by Will Hurt is at QUAD Gallery in Derby.

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Marcia Ball performs on Mountain Stage in 2001.

Marcia’s having a Ball at The Flowerpot

Marcia Ball is the guest performer at The Flowerpot in Derby on Wednesday, January 18.

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L-R: Caf� team Penny Smith, Gayle Bamford and Gemma Clarke offer a warm welcome.

Ilkeston café-shop puts iconic building back in business

Anew community initiative opened its doors on Bath Street this week, in a bid to bring opportunity and enterprise to the town centre and revive one of its most iconic buildings.

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Last chance to catch the Chuckles at Nottingham Royal

Last chance to catch the Chuckles at Nottingham Royal

It’s your last chance to see The Chuckle Brothers, who have had audiences rolling in the aisles over the last six week in this sparkling pantomime production of Jack And The Beanstalk at Nottingham’s Theatre Royal.

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Still time to catch TV exhibition in Derby

Still time to catch TV exhibition in Derby

There is still time for you to trake a stroll down memory lane and pop along to the The Story of Children’s Television from 1946 to Today.

Arts
Catch up with Aladdin at the Playhouse

Catch up with Aladdin at the Playhouse

The Christmas decorations may have come down but there’s still plenty of time for families to pop along and enjoy the ongoing success story that is Aladdin, the latest Nottingham Playhouse pantomime.

Theatre and Comedy
Jazz aces at Derby’s Guildhall Theatre

Jazz aces at Derby’s Guildhall Theatre

Jazz fans are in for a real treat when Barnes, O’Higgins & The Sax Section appear at Derby’s Guildhall Theatre on Friday, January 13.

Theatre and Comedy
Spring treats at Derby Theatre Studio

Spring treats at Derby Theatre Studio

There will be plenty of intriguing and entertaining shows and performances over the next three months in the spring season at Derby Theatre’s Studio.

Theatre and Comedy
Bowie anniversary tribute at the Diamond

Bowie anniversary tribute at the Diamond

Where were you when you heard that David Bowie had died? Looking back at 2016, for all of the shocks that that particular year elicited, in some ways the first of them was still the most shocking.

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Record Review with Kevin Bryan

Record Review with Kevin Bryan

It’s record review time once again, courtesy of our regular reviewer, Kevin Bryan.

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