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Record Review with Kevin Bryan

It’s time for Kevin Bryan to cast his eye over some of this week’s music releases.

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REVIEW: Luxury Peak District lodge left me renewed and revitalised

REVIEW: Luxury Peak District lodge left me renewed and revitalised

When you need to de-stress and unwind the first thought that occurs is jetting off to a far flung place or jumping in the car for hours to find the tranquility of some far off haven.

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Hit musical is at Lace Market Theatre

Hit musical is at Lace Market Theatre

Frank Loesser’s musical Guys And Dolls is to be performed at Nottingham’s Lace Market Theatre from July 24-29.

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Sutton choir’s year of celebration continues with latest concert

Sutton choir’s year of celebration continues with latest concert

This is a special year for one local choir as the Sutton in Ashfield Choral Society celebrates its 65th birthday.

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Eastwood choir to sing at Loscoe church in fundraising concert

Eastwood choir to sing at Loscoe church in fundraising concert

Eastwood Collieries Male Voice Choir will be performing at St Luke’s Church in Loscoe on Saturday, June 24.

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READER OFFER: Save up to HALF PRICE on Flamingo Land family tickets

Yorkshire's Flamingo Land is a wild family fun day out and it just got better - we have an amazing reader offer to save you up to HALF PRICE on family tickets!

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Catch Blood Brothers later this year on UK tour

Catch Blood Brothers later this year on UK tour

Blood Brothers is back in the area later this year, being performed at Nottingham Theatre Royal from November 21-27.

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Check out the Addams Family during visit to area

Check out the Addams Family during visit to area

The UK and Ireland tour of the musical comedy The Addams Family comes to Nottingham’s Theatre Royal from June 27-July 1.

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Sweet chiilli halloumi cruch wrap. Photo by Jason Ingram

Fancy a snack?

Sweet Chilli Halloumi Crunch Wrap

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It's National Fish and Chip Day.

How do you like your fish and chips?

It looks like gourmands from the East Midlands will celebrate National National Fish and Chip day today (Friday) by slathering their supper in mayonnaise.

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REVEALED: PlayStation Plus free games for June

REVEALED: PlayStation Plus free games for June

PlayStation has announced the six games which are free to Plus members for June, and you have five more days to download last month’s titles.

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Watercress gazpacho with Manchego croutes.

What’s for dinner?

Watercress Gazpacho with Manchego Croutes

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The interactive tool looks at wine and food pairings from across the world.

Planning a romantic meal this weekend? You need to read this first...

There’s nothing better than a tasty meal enjoyed with those we love.

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Boozy ice lollies set to hit Aldi shelves

Boozy ice lollies set to hit Aldi shelves

Summer’s about to get a bit boozier as discount supermarket Aldi has announced new premium adult-only ice popsicles.

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Airport transfers in some EU destinations can cost more than four times the price of flights.

Brit sunseekers face paying four times their flight costs - for airport transfers

Brit holidaymakers booking airport transfers at some EU destinations face paying more than FOUR TIMES the cost of their plane tickets.
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Shaun Tindall and his daughter, Ruby.

Match in aid of young Mansfield girl who lost dad after he battled depression in secret

A charity football match is being played to remember a Mansfield dad who took his own life – and to raise money for his young daughter.

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REVIEW: Blackpool has it all - nowhere matches it for sheer fun

For this single mum and teenage daughter, the opportunity to spend some quality time together is few and far between, so when we were offered the chance of a weekend break to Blackpool we jumped at it, and it was non-stop laughter and fun from start to finish.

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The show included a demonstration by the Dog A.I.D. organisation, which provides assistance dogs for disabled people. Here is an amusing example of the jobs the dogs can do. (PHOTO BY Rachel Atkins)

Thousands flock to Newstead Abbey show to help dog rescue centre

Dog-lovers were in their element at a fun event for all the family at Newstead Abbey over the Bank Holiday weekend.

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Spanish slug (Arion vulgaris).

Deviant sex-lives of stealth ‘super-slugs’ sparks invasion of Nottinghamshire gardens - and we can’t stop them

It’s been called ‘a slime wave’ in the national media, with reports that 500 billion slugs are set to invade our gardens, after a mild winter created perfect breeding conditions.

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