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East Midlands Flower Show to return to Newstead Abbey this summer

The East Midlands Flower Show will return to Newstead Abbey over the weekend of 1-2 July, after a hugely successful first year.

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Derby arts centre Quad

Photo by Graham Lucas Commons

Lots of half-term fun for families at QUAD

Derby arts centre QUAD will have daily Cine Kids family-friendly film screenings and creative workshops for all ages during the May half-term week.

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Read all about book festival’s forthcoming treats

Read all about book festival’s forthcoming treats

The Derby Book Festival is returning to Derby city centre next month for a third year, to entertain audiences with talks, events and performances.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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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Elsecar Heritage Centre

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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Catch ballet classic at the Pomegranate Theatre

Catch ballet classic at the Pomegranate Theatre

Giselle is to be performed by Ballet Theatre UK on Sunday, March 12, at the Pomegranate Theatre in Chesterfield, starting at 7.30pm.

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Derbyshire fashionistas reveal what to wear when dressing to impress

Derbyshire fashionistas reveal what to wear when dressing to impress

Spring is nearly upon us and if you’re looking to brighten up your wardrobe ready for the new season this research might help.

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Renishaw in spotlight for talk at Cromford Mills

Renishaw in spotlight for talk at Cromford Mills

The Arkwright Society’s annual lecture series at Cromford Mills returns with its latest programme of talks, on the theme The Lesser Known Houses of Derbyshire.

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Dance aces perform show in Dronfield

Dance aces perform show in Dronfield

The Norwegian group Panta Rei Dance Theatre will be performing the show I Wish Her Well at Dronfield Hall Barn on Sunday, March 12.

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New exhibition to open at Wollaton Hall

New exhibition to open at Wollaton Hall

Wollaton Hall is hosting an exhibition based on the building and its history, and it runs from March 8-May 1.

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School’s history is in spotlight at exhibition

School’s history is in spotlight at exhibition

There is a free exhibition marking 150 years of Barlborough Primary School, currently running at Barlborough Heritage Centre.

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