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WIN: Tickets up for grabs for spectacular Gandeys Circus experience

Gandeys Circus: The Greatest Showmen is coming to Uttoxeter New Road (opposite Old Mill), Derby, from March 8-18.

Theatre and Comedy
Squeeze legend speaks out on new tour

Squeeze legend speaks out on new tour

Squeeze stalwart and Ivor Novello winning songwriter Chris Difford is bringing his tour to The Flowerpot on March 15.

Music
Dave Spikey

Comic Spikey rides into town with his latest stand-up show

Comedy veteran Dave Spikey is celebrating 30 years in the industry with his latest stand-up show, Juggling On A Motorbike, coming to Derby Theatre on February 23.

Theatre and Comedy
Top mountaineer’s talk comes to city venue

Top mountaineer’s talk comes to city venue

Andy Kirkpatrick - Psychovertical: A Higher Education is a talk that is to be given at Derby’s Guildhall Theatre on Saturday, February 24, at 8pm.

Theatre and Comedy
Four fine works in Derby Concert Orchestra’s cathedral performance

Four fine works in Derby Concert Orchestra’s cathedral performance

Don’t miss a fantastic and varied quartet of pieces in the next performance from Derby Concert Orchestra.

Music
Leading ceilidh band steams into Derby for Guildhall gig

Leading ceilidh band steams into Derby for Guildhall gig

Catch a gig from Steamchicken at Derby’s Guildhall Theatre on Friday, February 23, from 8pm.

Music
New era for Sinfonia Viva as Zielhorst takes helm for Derby Cathedral concert

New era for Sinfonia Viva as Zielhorst takes helm for Derby Cathedral concert

Frank Zielhorst will be making his orchestral concert debut as the new principal conductor of Sinfonia Viva next month.

Music
Hits galore as Cure tribute band plays The Flowerpot

Hits galore as Cure tribute band plays The Flowerpot

Cure tribute band The Cureheads pay musical homage to Robert Smith and co at The Flowerpot in Derby on Saturday, February 24.

Music
Bowie tribute band to wow audience at Derby venue

Bowie tribute band to wow audience at Derby venue

David Bowie tribute band Jean Genie make their latest appearance at The Flowerpot in Derby on Friday, February 23.

Music
Kids can set off on an adventure to save the planet at Derby Theatre Studio

Kids can set off on an adventure to save the planet at Derby Theatre Studio

The Dead Sea, devised and performed by Louise White, is an ocean-filled production perfect for those youngsters excited about saving our planet.

Theatre and Comedy
Folk ace is heading for Guildhall gig

Folk ace is heading for Guildhall gig

Fans of folk won’t want to miss out on Scottish songwriter Kris Drever’s gig at Derby’s Guildhall Theatre on Monday, April 23.

Music
Film Review: Last Flag Flying is touching and impressive

Film Review: Last Flag Flying is touching and impressive

Last Flag Flying is a respectful anti-war film with charming comic sweetness, writes Natalie Stendall.

Arts
Rocket & Salmon Putanesca. Photo by Jason Ingram.

Recipe: Rocket and Salmon Putanesca

Preparation time: 5 minutes

Whats on

Bumper crop of bands lined up at Bearded Theory

Mercury and Brit-nominated chart-toppers Blossoms (pictured) are the final main stage headline act to be announced for Bearded Theory.

Music
Award nominations joy for city panto production

Award nominations joy for city panto production

Beauty and the Beast has been nominated for four awards at the Great British Pantomime Awards, which were announced on Sunday.

Theatre and Comedy
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.

News
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.
Whats on
Irish music to the fore with Derby Concert Band performance

Irish music to the fore with Derby Concert Band performance

Derby Concert Band’s Celtic Festival concert is on Saturday, March 17, at 7.30pm at Landau Forte College, Fox Street, Derby.

Music
Gig on home turf for Matt’s new band

Gig on home turf for Matt’s new band

Raucous balladeering, indie rock’n’roll and a Motown spirit are the order of the day as Matt McGuinness and the MLC play an intimate homecoming concert in the Derby Cathedral retrochoir on February 24.

Music
Shazia Mirza Portrait

Stand-up star Shazia is heading for the Guildhall

With Love From St Tropez is the new stand-up show from Shazia Mirza and it can be seen at Derby’s Guildhall Theatre on May 18.

Theatre and Comedy
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