Tuesday, September 10, 2019

This is a perfect piece of theatre.

Miles Jupp sails seamlessly through James Kettle's exquisite writing. This is a finely balanced filigree of comedy and tragedy. Jupp moves from humour to sadness, to wistfulness to bombast, and back over all three, effortlessly. He is magical.

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Thursday, September 5, 2019

This homage to the series of six Enid Blyton books written between 1946 and 1951 is packed full of songs with good tunes. It has a young cast brimming with talent - which they lend to the show to spice it up.

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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

David Tomlinson, best known as Mr Banks in Mary Poppins, was the stiff-upper lipped English gentleman. He had much to contend with: His first wife killed herself. He was a pilot in the Second World War. He survived a plane crash and he discovered as a grown-up that his father had secret second family.

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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Hear the story of Berlioz's love affair with an actress that inspired his Symphonie Fantastique

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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

A rock extravaganza, Heavy Metal Mayhem reaches Safffron Walden Town Hall

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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

See 35 teams battling it out on the river raising funds for Addenbrooke's Charitable Trust (ACT).

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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Everyone is talking about Grace's family. Once it was for all the right reasons, now it's for all the wrong ones.

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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Mud and madness is promised in the annual Lawnmower Racing Championships at Blake House Craft Centre over the weekend of Saturday and Sunday, September 14 and 15.

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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Smooth saxophone sounds are promised for an evening of swing, jiving, jitterbugging, and boogie woogie.

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Wednesday, September 4, 2019

All ages will enter their crafts and produce at the village's annual show

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Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Singer Sir Rod Stewart has had a clear out and is offering fans the chance to buy his furniture.

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Stansted
Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Now in its seventh year, The Duxford Soap Box Derby has raised £51,600 for good causes with would-be Grand Prix stars in a crazy dash around the village in anything from a wheelbarrow to an old iron bath.

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Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Shakespeare's contemporaries, the dramatists, Christopher Marlowe and John Fletcher will be celebrated at this year's Open Cambridge.

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Wednesday, August 28, 2019

This is a don't miss. Some of the most superb acting you will see this decade. Three actors play nummerous parts, to tell the story of three German Jews who came to to Alabama and started selling goods from a tiny store.

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Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Formed in Derry, Northern Ireland in 1975, The Undertones became renowned for combining lyrical invention and musical flair. Their song Teenage Kicks, became an anthem.

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Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Rescheduled from April, Half Man Half Biscuit play Cambridge Junction on Friday, September 6.

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Wednesday, August 28, 2019

There is a chance for bright sparks to explore the Genome Campus in Hinxton on a Friday evening and take part in brain-teasing puzzles.

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Wednesday, August 28, 2019

The Wizard of Oz is being shown at Saffron Screen on Saturday, September 7.

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Wednesday, August 28, 2019

This year's Cambridge Triennial Greek Play - performed by students in ancient Greek every three years - is Oedipus at Colonus, written by Sophocles just before his death in 406 BC, nearly 2,500 years ago.

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Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Mystery thriller The Girl on the Train will be at Cambridge Arts Theatre from Monday September 23 to Sunday, September 28.

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Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Dunmow Art Group will run a series of six watercolour workshops by artist Louise Man, from Monday, September 9.

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Tuesday, August 27, 2019

On a hot August night, Saffron Walden's Dance in the Square attracted a crowd, including 100-year-old Joan Emerson and also Mel Phillips and her friends celebrating Mel's hen night.

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Saffron Walden
Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Sense and Sensibility - Jane Austen's novel, only with more laughter - will be presented by The Pantaloons Theatre Company on Saturday, August 17.

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Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Variously described as baffling, beautiful, awesome, and thoroughly arresting, Chris Koster's mathematical art is on show at The Curious Goat cafe in Saffron Walden.

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Friday, August 9, 2019

Roads will be closed and the crowds are expected to turn out for a bike-race extravaganza, the very first Saffron Walden Grand Prix on Sunday, August 25.

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Saffron Walden
Monday, August 5, 2019

Expect the unexpected at Cambridge Folk Festival.

Probably the world's best Celtic musicians, McGoldrick, McCusker and Doyle, on uillean pipes, guitar, whistles and fiddle, treated us to a tune called Nando's Jig.

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Sunday, August 4, 2019

Lisa O'Neill is unforgettable. You wonder if she realises how funny a storyteller she is.

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Saturday, August 3, 2019

This, the 54th Cambridge Folk Festival, is the one that dared to be different. Cambridge Folk Festival is the biggest festival of acoustic music in the world. In half a century, it has come a long way from simple folk.

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Friday, August 2, 2019

Izzie's Breakfast Challenge, to feed 1,000 homeless people, has collected enough to feed 2,000.

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Stansted
Thursday, August 1, 2019

An explosion of music opened the 2019 Cambridge Folk Festival on Thursday night when The Rails took to the stage.

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