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Sci-fi event with festive flavour at Derby’s QUAD

Sledge-Lit is a day of horror, fantasy and science-fiction with a festive flavour at QUAD in Derby.

Arts
Film review: Memories in the spotlight in Marjorie Prime

Film review: Memories in the spotlight in Marjorie Prime

Not far beneath Marjorie Prime’s sci-fi veneer is a meditation on memory, identity and grief, writes Natalie Stendall.

Arts
‘Singing fireman’ rounds off great year with NYE performance at Royal Concert Hall

‘Singing fireman’ rounds off great year with NYE performance at Royal Concert Hall

Performing on stage with Grammy nominated East Midlands’ orchestra Sinfonia Viva at the Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham, on New Year’s Eve will be a fitting way to finish a busy year for Heanor singer and firefighter Andy Quinn.

Music
Choirs team up for concert in Swanwick

Choirs team up for concert in Swanwick

The Pye Hill & District Male Voice Choir’s members are delighted that the ever-popular Derbyshire Constabulary Male Voice Choir is to join them in concert at St. Andrews Church, The Green, Swanwick, on Saturday, November 25, at 7.30p.m.

Music
Kings of Leon tribute comes to Derby

Kings of Leon tribute comes to Derby

Kings Ov Leon bring their tribute to the Kings Of Leon to Derby’s Flowerpot on Friday, November 24.

Music
Tribute show at Guildhall to a jazz great

Tribute show at Guildhall to a jazz great

The late Stan Tracey was an outstanding figure in the jazz world.

Music
Modern classic is screened at QUAD in Derby

Modern classic is screened at QUAD in Derby

The Crimetime series of films at QUAD in Derby continues with screenings of The Last Seduction.

Arts
Derby arts centre Quad.
Photo by Graham Lucas Commons

Orton film celebrates its anniversary in QUAD screening

Prick Up Your Ears is Stephen Frears’s 1987 biopic of the British playwright Joe Orton, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary.

Arts
Recipe: Ultimate Superfood Salad

Recipe: Ultimate Superfood Salad

Here’s a recipe for Ultimate Superfood Salad for you to try.

Whats on
Peter Kay

Breaking: Tickets for Peter Kay’s return to Nottingham are on sale this weekend

Funnyman Peter Kay will be playing two nights at the Motorpoint Arena Nottingham in his latest tour and tickets go on sale this weekend.

Theatre and Comedy
BREAKING: Extra Nottingham date confirmed for top comic McIntyre

BREAKING: Extra Nottingham date confirmed for top comic McIntyre

Britain’s biggest comedian Michael McIntyre has confirmed a fourth date at the Motorpoint Arena Nottingham for Thursday, March 22, due to phenomenal demand.

Theatre and Comedy
Star turn Sunjay returns to perform at Queens Head in Belper

Star turn Sunjay returns to perform at Queens Head in Belper

Sunjay will be performing at the Queens Head in Belper on Friday, November 24, in a gig that also features Robyn Johnson.

Music
Countdown to Christmas with Derby Concert Orchestra

Countdown to Christmas with Derby Concert Orchestra

Derby Concert Orchestra’s popular and family-friendly Countdown To Christmas concert is to take place on Saturday, December 9, from 7pm.

Music
Jeff Lynne's ELO, Wembley Stadium, London, 23 June 2017. Photo by: Carsten Windhorst

ELO to launch 2018 arena tour in Nottingham

Jeff Lynne’s ELO have announced eight arena shows for autumn 2018 including a show at the Motorpoint Arena Nottingham on September 30, launching the tour.

Music
Belper Singers on lookout for a new music director

Belper Singers on lookout for a new music director

Belper Singers is looking for a new music director to replace the departing Mitchell Holland, who will be leaving at Christmas.

Music
The Peak District scenery makes for some stunning Instagram photos.

Seven of the most popular Derbyshire location hashtags on Instagram

It's no surprise that Derbyshire is a popular county when it comes to location photos on Instagram.

News
Bargain Hunt star Charles Hanson led the auction.

Belper Tea Rooms group net £2,000 from fundraising auction

The fundraising group for a new tea rooms building in Belper River Gardens netted £2,000 for the cause with an auction at the Strutts Centre on Friday, November 3.

News
What you can get for 1 million varies depending on where you live in the world.

What does £1 million get you around the world?

We've all dreamt of becoming a millionaire but exactly what you could do with that much money varies greatly depending on where you live.

Lifestyle
Come along to DCO’s Countdown To Christmas

Come along to DCO’s Countdown To Christmas

Derby Concert Orchestra’s popular annual Countdown To Christmas concert can be enjoyed at Derby Cathedral on Saturday, December 9.

Music
Bumper spring season in store at Derby Theatre

Bumper spring season in store at Derby Theatre

There’s so much to enjoy in Derby Theatre’s spring season.

Theatre and Comedy
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