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WIN! Cirque du Soleil tickets

The spectacular Cirque du Soleil has embarked on its first-ever UK arena tour with its signature production, Varekai.

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The Netflix codes which unlock the full list of films and TV shows have been revealed.

VIDEO: Netflix codes to unlock full film and TV show list revealed

It’s the most popular entertainment streaming service in the world and has revolutionised how we consume films and television shows.
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Stories will be told at Matlock event

Stories will be told at Matlock event

Matlock Storytelling Café returns on the Friday, March 3.

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Duke and Duchess to give talk at Chatsworth

Duke and Duchess to give talk at Chatsworth

The latest in a series of talks at Chatsworth is to be given at the popular Derbyshire venue on March 2.

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New wave legends The Blockheads will reel off hits such as Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll.

Duffield music festival lines up star names for 2017

The organiser of an Amber Valley music festival is hoping big name acts will bring in even bigger crowds this summer, as he looks to build on the event’s early success.

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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 artist's vision of how the sculpture will sit in Belper's Memorial Gardens.

Somme sculpture approved for Belper Memorial Gardens

Plans for a stunning new memorial sculpture for Belper’s First World War dead are moving forward after winning support from civic leaders.

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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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An artist's impression of the new Belper River Gardens Tearooms.

Belper Tearooms project nears formal planning stage

A social enterprise group working to revitalise Belper River Gardens have met to discuss the latest developments on the new tearooms project.

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Teacher Roxanne Bunn collected a hat-trick of honours at the Guild of Photographers' annual awards.

Belper teacher wins national photography awards

A Belper primary teacher is celebrating extra-curricular success after collecting a hat-trick of awards in a national photography competition.

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Shot in Shining Cliff Woods near Ambergate, landscape photographer Jeff Mander says this is one of his favourite woodland shots.

Landscape photography show opens new Belper gallery space

A Derbyshire photographer has become the first artist to exhibit work in a new gallery space at Strutt’s Mill with his stunning wooded landscapes.

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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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Gordon Ramsay.

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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The Greyhound in Cromford (right) is open again for food, drink and overnight stays.

Historic Cromford hotel open again after restoration

One of Cromford’s premier heritage tourism stops has reopened after a four-month refurbishment project.

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