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Even better than the real thing? Check out tribute at The Flowerpot

U2UK bring their tribute to U2 to The Flowerpot in Derby on Friday, September 29.

Music
East meets West in this classic musical in Marlpool

East meets West in this classic musical in Marlpool

Marlpool URC Theatre Company will be performing the classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical The King And I at Marlpool United Reformed Church Community Hall from October 18-21.

Theatre and Comedy
A great experience in store at Derby Theatre

A great experience in store at Derby Theatre

Derby Theatre brings the classic story Great Expectations to life in Neil Bartlett’s brilliant adaptation, using the magnificent language of Charles Dickens’s original.

Theatre and Comedy
Choirs to sing for Derbyshire charity

Choirs to sing for Derbyshire charity

Two of Derbyshire’s finest choirs are performing at a special concert to raise funds for a county charity which helps adults and children cope with sight loss.

Theatre and Comedy
Two-day Deda festival celebrates 70 years of Indian independence

Two-day Deda festival celebrates 70 years of Indian independence

Déda in Derby is presenting two days of dance, music and artwork by local and international artists to mark 70 years of Indian independence.

Arts
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.

Lifestyle

VIDEO: Fly DSA Arena takes off as Doncaster Sheffield Airport gets naming rights of Sheffield Arena

UP, up and away...Yorkshire's biggest arena is soaring to new heights today after a six-figure naming rights deal by Doncaster Sheffield Airport to rebrand Sheffield Arena as Fly DSA Arena.
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Two local towns ranked in top three family friendly UK holiday destinations

Two local towns ranked in top three family friendly UK holiday destinations

Matlock and Buxton have both been named in the top three best destinations for family-friendly holidays.

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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?

Lifestyle
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.

Arts
Dining out. Photo by Pixabay.

Dining out: The Old Bowling Green, Winster

Winster’s beautiful stone buildings and narrow back streets make the village the epitome of picture-postcard Derbyshire.
Holidaymakers and day trippers are drawn by its olde worlde charm - and it seems as though the county’s residents can’t get enough of it either.

Whats on
Will you be splashing out on the Prosecco?

Aldi to sell 3-litre bottle of Prosecco this Christmas

Stop making your Christmas list - because we’ve found the ultimate festive buy for the fizz fans out there.

News
CAMRA Beer Festival

Come to Derbyshire - we have cheap beer!

Derbyshire is one of the cheapest places to buy a pint in Britain, according to figures revealed by the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA).

News
Sleeping man. Photo by Pixabay.

Will you be sleeping alone tonight?

Snoring is the main reason for couples not sleeping together, according to new research.

Lifestyle
Cup of tea and shortbread.

Fun poll takes the biscuit

Which biscuit will you be reaching for with your mid-morning cuppa?

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How the new hotel at Stoney Middleton is expected to look once a development partner has been found.

Plans approved for first new-build Peak District hotel

The Peak District National Park is set to welcome its first new-build hotel since the park was created in 1961, after planners gave it the go ahead.

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Pet service at Darley Dale Methodist Church

Pet service at Darley Dale Methodist Church

Darley Dale Methodist Church will host a pet service on Sunday September 10, from 3pm to 4pm.

Lifestyle
Merrie old time is guraranteed as Chesterfield G and S Society heads out on tour

Merrie old time is guraranteed as Chesterfield G and S Society heads out on tour

Chesterfield Gilbert and Sullivan Society has decided to ring the changes this year by staging Merrie England, composed by Edward German, at three different venues in the area over two weekends in October.

Theatre and Comedy
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