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Ice and easy does it at painting party

The National Ice Centre in Nottingham is hosting a circus-themed ice painting party on Sunday, March 5, from 2.30pm-5pm.

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Dance goes on for Flatley and co at RCH

Dance goes on for Flatley and co at RCH

Flatley’s Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games will be tripping the light fantastic at Nottingham’s Royal Concert Hall from April 16-18.

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Derby arts centre Quad.
Photo by Graham Lucas Commons

Minecraft fun at QUAD for youngsters

Young people aged 8-14 can come and re-design the world around them using Minecraft at Derby arts centre QUAD.

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THE RED SHOES by Bourne,          , Choreographer and Director - Mathew Bourne, Designer - Lez Brotherstoni, Lighting - Paule Constable, Plymouth, 2016, Credit: Johan Persson/

Get red-dy for a ballet treat in Nottingham

The Red Shoes is coming to Nottingham’s Theatre Royal from March 7-11/

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VIDEO: Dickie Bird exhibition celebrates Test cricket umpire legend at Experience Barnsley

Howzat! Yorkshire's own Mr Cricket Dickie Bird has been bowled over by a home town exhibition celebrating his extraordinary life and career at Experience Barnsley.
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See new Nottingham art exhibition with a twist

See new Nottingham art exhibition with a twist

An exciting new art exhibition will be on display in Nottingham city centre on Monday, February 20, with all of the art created by people over 85.

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Film Review: Lego Batman Movie can’t quite sustain superb start

Film Review: Lego Batman Movie can’t quite sustain superb start

The LEGO Batman Movie opens with a side-splitting onslaught of sarcastic gags and superhero in-jokes, writes Natalie Stendall.

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End of the line for nature gallery after 28 years

End of the line for nature gallery after 28 years

The popular Derbyshire Nature Gallery at the Museum and Art Gallery will be closing after 28 years.

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Dance aces to perform show and run workshop in Crich

Dance aces to perform show and run workshop in Crich

I Wish Her Well is a Live and Local show that will be performed by Panta Rei Danseteater at Crich Glebe Field Centre on Saturday, March 11, from 7.30pm.

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All systems go at The Workhouse, Southwell, for new season

All systems go at The Workhouse, Southwell, for new season

A warm welcome awaits visitors to The Workhouse, Southwell, now that the National Trust property has opened its doors for the new season.

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New TV show featuring Gordon Ramsay looking for Derbyshire contestants

Producers of a new TV show featuring celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay are looking for Derbyshire people to take part.
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Half-term fun for youngsters at Chatsworth

Half-term fun for youngsters at Chatsworth

Children will be transported to a Wild West-themed adventure at Chatsworth Farmyard and Adventure Playground this half-term, with a variety of rootin’ tootin’ activities on offer for young explorers.

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Derby arts centre Quad

Photo by Graham Lucas Commons

Plenty to keep youngsters entertained at QUAD

There are free family friendly events and workshops at QUAD in Derby during February half-term.

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Sharp shooters head for Gulliver’s Kingdom

Sharp shooters head for Gulliver’s Kingdom

NERF blasters were top of many children’s wish lists last Christmas. Now Gulliver’s Kingdom at Matlock Bath is inviting them to show off their sharp-shooting skills in its official NERF Zone.

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Derby arts centre Quad

Photo by Graham Lucas Commons

Half-term fun for all the family at QUAD

Make and Take Day, back by popular demand, is day of free creative fun suitable for all ages with QUAD artists. It is just one of a number of half-term family events that have been lined up at the Derby-based arts centre.

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Second Lieutenant Godfrey Gordon Furness of Alfreton was killed in the Somme on February 9 ,1917.

Family of Alfreton soldier mark centenary of death

The family of a young Alfreton soldier gathered at his grave last week to mark the centenary of his death during the First World War.

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Sutton ramblers head off on latest trip

Sutton ramblers head off on latest trip

Sutton Rambling Club members will head off on Sunday, February 12, for a ten-mile linear ranble around the Great Ridge/Ladybower area.

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VIDEO: X Factor auditions in Chesterfield - part 2

Chesterfield’s got The X Factor - as budding singers showed this week when they turned out for auditions for the new series of the hit show.

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Oscar nominated Hidden Figures gets a preview screening at Vue Cinema - we have tickets to be won.

WIN: Hidden Figures film preview tickets at Vue Sheffield Meadowhall

Oscar nominated real life space story Hidden Figures will blast off with a special preview screening at Vue Sheffield and we have tickets to be won.

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