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Silver screen events galore as Derby Film Festival returns

The fourth edition of Derby Film Festival runs at QUAD in the city centre from Friday, April 28, to Sunday, May 7.

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Film review: Fast & Furious 8

Film review: Fast & Furious 8

With its ridiculous stunts and cheesy moral code, the Fast & Furious franchise has never taken itself too seriously, writes Natalie Stendall.

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DVD Review: Jack Whitehall shines in Decline And Fall

DVD Review: Jack Whitehall shines in Decline And Fall

Comedy capers from a bygone age have won a new legion of fans with BBC1’s big-name adaptation of Evelyn Waugh’s sharp and witty novel Decline and Fall, writes Tony Spittles.

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Daniel Radcliffe and Joshua McGuire in NT LIve's Rosencrantz and Guildenstern. Photo by Manuel Harlan

See Daniel Radcliffe’s stage role on big screen

Daniel Radcliffe and Joshua McGuire star in Tom Stoppard’s Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead which will be broadcast live from The Old Vic to Derbyshire cinemas on April 20.
Against the backdrop of Shakespeare’s Hamlet, this mind-bending situation comedy sees two hapless minor characters, Rosencrantz (Daniel Radcliffe) and Guildenstern (Joshua McGuire) take centre stage. Increasingly out of their depth, the young double act stumble their way in and out of the action of this iconic drama.

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Catfight

Sharpen your claws for Catfight

Prepare to sink your claws into Catfight, a brutal and darkly hilarious film which will be released on DVD and digital download on April 24.

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The group campaigning for a new war memorial in Stanley Common hope it will be in place for Armistice Day, 2018.

Village residents approve new war memorial plan

Plans for a new war memorial in Stanley Common are moving ahead after village residents voted in favour of the outline proposal.

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Six local Britain’s Got Talent success stories

Six local Britain’s Got Talent success stories

Can you believe it’s been 11 years since the red buzzer of Britain’s Got Talent first appeared on our screens?

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Diversity enter the arena in spectacular style. Photo courtesy of Dom Henry for the Motorpoint Arena Nottingham

REVIEW: Diversity’s incredible Genesis show will leave you amazed and in awe

Wow, wow, wow! It’s hours since I witnessed dance group Diversity’s Genesis show at Nottingham’s Motorpoint Arena, and i’m still gobsmacked.

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The twinning of Ilkeston and Ch�lons has come a long way since 1957, but where will a new generation take it?

Ilkeston reflects on anniversary of twin town scheme

Ilkeston’s long-running link with its French twin town is to be celebrated this weekend as a party of civic dignitaries and sporting youngsters cross the channel to mark 60 years of friendship.

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REVEALED: Top 20 views in Britain

Mount Snowdon, the Scottish Highlands and Stonehenge are Britain’s greatest views, according to new research.

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Paw Patrol Live! heading to Motorpoint Arena Nottingham

Paw Patrol Live! heading to Motorpoint Arena Nottingham

PAW Patrol, Nick Jr’s phenomenally popular kids programme has added a date on its live tour at Nottingham’s Motorpoint Arena.

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DFS designers Philip Watkin, Lauren Harris and Kate Oldfield meet their Aardman characters

VIDEO: Long Eaton furniture designers star in TV adverts

The team at a Long Eaton furniture design studio are seeing double after being upholstered as animated characters in a new television advert.

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Tropical floral shirt dress, �39.95, at JoeBrowns.co.uk.

Fashion: Looking good on Fantasy Island

Yearning for a warm spring break abroad? Yorkshire brand Joe Browns shares its fashion shoot in Lanzarote. Stephanie Smith takes a look.

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Oh baby! Win a London family break to celebrate arrival of The Boss Baby.

WIN: London family break to celebrate arrival of The Boss Baby

Oh baby! We have a fantastic London family break to be won to celebrate the arrival of a new DreamWorks Animation comedy, The Boss Baby.
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Eighty Eight menswear store owner Ashley Allen, 28, says the shop has exceeded all expectations in its third year.

Menswear store looking good for anniversary celebration

The owner of an Ilkeston menswear store is celebrating a third year of successful trade, having established the shop as a high street fixture.

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Contestants wanted for long-lost family TV show

A new TV show is seeking to reconnect long-lost families.
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TV shows we were tuning into 20 years ago

TV shows we were tuning into 20 years ago

As the Teletubbies turn 20 we take a look at other TV shows that hit our screens in 1997.

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Teletubbies turn 20 today

Teletubbies turn 20 today

Can you believe it’s been two decades years since we said Eh-oh to those multicoloured kids characters the Teletubbies?

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Win! Tickets to see Diversity

Win! Tickets to see Diversity

It has been nearly seven years since Diversity won Britain’s Got Talent – and after six sellout UK tours with 300,000 tickets sold, the dance group are touring again.

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New JOE WILKINSON fashion range

New fashion brand JOE WILKINSON launched

New designer Joe Wilkinson has launched his first self-titled luxury fashion range with a photo shoot inside one of Yorkshire's most spectacular stately homes.
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