Castleton visitor centre opens after £330,000 revamp

Castleton’s new-look visitor centre has officially reopened following a £330,000 refurbishment by the Peak District National Park Authority.


Glapwell Carnival a huge success

Organisers have hailed the success of the annual Glapwell Carnival after thousands of people flocked to enjoy the event.

So much to  enjoy at this year’s Chatsworth Country Fair

So much to enjoy at this year’s Chatsworth Country Fair

Death-defying and jaw-dropping feats of skill and courage performed on horses at full gallop by legendary Cossack Warriors will be seen for the first time at this year’s Chatsworth Country Fair.

Michael Sheppard, the stone conservator and contracts manager at St. Thomas Church where the roof and pinnacles are being repaired.

PICTURES: Pride as Chesterfield church is restored to its former glory

A Chesterfield church is being restored to its former glory thanks to a major grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund.

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Nottingham dates are off as Love Letters tour is cancelled

The UK tour of Love Letters, due to visit the Theatre Royal Nottingham from November 27-December 2, has had to be cancelled.

Barnsley Museums, celebrating 1.8m Arts Council England funding, has an impressive series of summer events.

Barnsley Museums celebrate £1.8m of funding from Arts Council England

Barnsley Museums has received £1.8 of funding from Arts Council England and has secured its place as a National Portfolio Organisation for 2018 to 2022, it was announced today.
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The Marriage of Kim K at the Arts Centre Studio on July 6, July 13 and 18.

Kim Kardashian inspires update of Mozart masterpiece

What do Mozart and Kim Kardashian have in common?
Well, Kim’s 2011 marriage to NBA star Kris Humphries began with a televised fairytale wedding and ended just 72 days later when a mysterious divorce was filed. 
This epic failure of love is one of three collapsing marriages at the centre of a brisk, hilarious and vaultingly ambitious rewrite of Mozart’s Marriage of Figaro.

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'Pop-up' fashion show on Vicar Lane in Chesterfield.

VIDEO: ‘Pop-up’ fashion shows take Chesterfield by storm

Shoppers on Vicar Lane in Chesterfield have today been treated to a series of ‘pop-up’ fashion shows.


VIDEO: Bride of Frankenstein and Hollywood Oscar winning wedding dresses at Cannon Hall in Barnsley

Wedding dresses don't come more frightening famous than the one worn by the bride of Frankenstein - now on show in South Yorkshire.
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SKYPE VIDEO: Fashion blogger Susie Bubble inspires women tech creators at Leeds International Festival

Girl power comes to Leeds International Festival when fashion blogger Susie Bubble joins a panel inspiring more women to become tech creators.
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Jenny Hackwell as Goldilocks and Lorenzo Trossello as Blue Bird in Goldilocks and the Three Bears. Photo by Brian Slater.

VIDEO: Northern Ballet tours Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Award-winning Northern Ballet is on tour with an enchanting production for children.

Diversity enter the arena in spectacular style. Photo courtesy of Dom Henry for the Motorpoint Arena Nottingham

REVIEW: Diversity’s incredible Genesis show will leave you amazed and in awe

Wow, wow, wow! It’s hours since I witnessed dance group Diversity’s Genesis show at Nottingham’s Motorpoint Arena, and i’m still gobsmacked.

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REVEALED: Top 20 views in Britain

Mount Snowdon, the Scottish Highlands and Stonehenge are Britain’s greatest views, according to new research.

Academy of Dance ate Chesterfield's Pomegranate Theatre from April 10 to 15.

Chesterfield’s Academy of Dance launches annual show

Dance students will be showcasig their moves in their academy’s annual show.

Win! Tickets to see Diversity

Win! Tickets to see Diversity

It has been nearly seven years since Diversity won Britain’s Got Talent – and after six sellout UK tours with 300,000 tickets sold, the dance group are touring again.

Giulano Contadini as Casnova and Dreda Blow as Bellino in Casanova at  Sheffield Lyceum. Photo by Caroline Holden.

Review: Casanova charms at Sheffield Lyceum

A world premiere touring production by Northern Ballet, with live music by Northern Ballet Sinfonia, is on at Sheffield’s Lyceum Theatre.

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An image of the masterplan for the Gulliver's Valley resort at the former Pithouse West colliery site.

New multi-million pound Gullivers theme park set to create over 250 jobs

Up to 255 jobs will be created after the go-ahead was finally given to a multi-million pound theme park resort in the Rother Valley.

New JOE WILKINSON fashion range

New fashion brand JOE WILKINSON launched

New designer Joe Wilkinson has launched his first self-titled luxury fashion range with a photo shoot inside one of Yorkshire's most spectacular stately homes.
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Yorkshire villages of Elsecar and Wentworth hit £1.2m Lottery jackpot

South Yorkshire villages of Elsecar and Wentworth are celebrating a £1.2 million Lottery jackpot to put arts and culture at the heart of their communities.
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Stars line up as EM-COn returns to Nottingham

Stars line up as EM-COn returns to Nottingham

Comic and Sci-Fi fans unite. EM-Con, the biggest film and television convention in the East Midlands, is coming back to the Motorpoint Arena Nottingham next month and tickets are on sale now.

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