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Belgium

Belgian alternative/pop five-piece Balthazar make their Cambridge debut this month with a headline show at the Portland Arms following a massive European tour and the release of their third album, Thin Walls, which topped the chart in their native country.

Tinie Tempah and Jess Glynne

Soak up the one of the last festivals of the season and among the most reasonably priced with Sundown at Norwich which celebrates a mix of pop, drum n bass and urban.

United Kingdom
The Opus 17 Big Band will help Ely Rotary Club commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain.

Ely Rotary Club is encouraging people to dress up in their best 1940s attire and share their memories of Battle of Britain Day for a big band concert next month.

Rotary Club
Of Riders and Running Horses

A special outdoor dance event is to be performed at Cambridge Leisure car park next month.

Cambridge
Chas & Dave to perform at Kings Lynn Corn Exchange in September

‘Rockney’ duo Chas & Dave are to return to King’s Lynn Corn Exchange next month.

King's Lynn

Theatre News

Wed, 13:07

March and District Amateur Operatic Society are calling for people to join this year’s pantomime, Dick Whittington and his Cat.

Dickens Abridged comes to the Angles Theatre in October

A new fast-paced musical comedy, Dickens Abridged, is coming to the Angles Theatre in October.

United Kingdom
Voice of Fireman Sam, Steven Kynman, joins the cast of Robin Hood at Kings Lynn Corn Exchnage

The Kings Lynn Corn Exchange has announced that the voice of Fireman Sam, Steven Kynman, will join the cast of this year’s pantomime, Robin Hood.

Fenland young creatives (Twenty20) - Youth Arts Market in Wisbech.

Fenland budding young performers have been keeping themselves busy over the past couple of months. Katherine Nightingale, of 20Twenty Productions, explains exactly what they’ve been up to, and what they have planned in the coming weeks.

United Kingdom
Scenes from dress reheasals of Pack Up Your Troubles, performed by March and District Amateur Operatic Society in 2010.

Celebrate the end of the Second World War when March and District Amateur Operatic Society holds A 1940s Evening at the Oliver Cromwell Hotel.

Arts News

Tuesday, August 11, 2015
London

Local artist Louise Stebbing is one of just a handful selected for the prestigious summer exhibition at the Royal Academy, London, one of the biggest art events of the year.

Art in the Garden at Peckover Gardens

Peckover House is to hold its second Art in the Garden event from July 11 to September 30.

National Trust
Ed Byrne

Ed Byrne performs his new show at The Junction later this month as part of the Cambridge Comedy Festival. We speak to him about his comedic inspirations, hecklers and holding up a mirror to society “exposing all our weaknesses and flaws”.

Wisbech Art Club annual exhibition

Wisbech Art Club will be holding its annual summer exhibition from June 27 to July 4.

Entertainment News

Thu, 10:25
Europe

The National Association of Veteran Cycle Club is to hold its 59th annual cycle rally next weekend.

Ravenswood Pet Rescue shop officisal launch

Prep up your pooch for a fun dog show coming to March which includes categories of best fancy dress dog, best rescue, cutest puppy and best treat catcher.

Fenland District Council
Mind reader Colin Cloud brings his unique talent to Wisbech's Angles Theatre

Colin Cloud’s mind boggling mix of forensic science, mind magic and brain science made him the runaway success of the 2014 Edinburgh Fringe Festival, receiving five-star reviews all round.

Edinburgh
Louise Stebbing pointing to her work on display at The Royal Academy.

Local artist Louise Stebbing is one of just a handful selected for the prestigious summer exhibition at the Royal Academy, London, one of the biggest art events of the year.

London
Paddington will attend the Teddy Bears Picnic at Newmarket Racecourses.

Paddington will be the special guest when Newmarket Racecourses holds its first Teddy Bears Picnic, this weekend.

Reviews

Thu, 10:25
Europe

The National Association of Veteran Cycle Club is to hold its 59th annual cycle rally next weekend.

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Ravenswood Pet Rescue shop officisal launch

Prep up your pooch for a fun dog show coming to March which includes categories of best fancy dress dog, best rescue, cutest puppy and best treat catcher.

Fenland District Council
Far from the Madding Crowd

The 35th Cambridge Film Festival - the UK’s third longest-running festival - will roll into town next month with screenings at a variety of venues.

BBC
Louise Stebbing pointing to her work on display at The Royal Academy.

Local artist Louise Stebbing is one of just a handful selected for the prestigious summer exhibition at the Royal Academy, London, one of the biggest art events of the year.

London
Peckover House, North Brink Wisbech - behind the scenes tour. House Steward Carole French on the roof of Peckover house. Picture: Steve Williams.

Enjoy the chance to explore rooms not open to the public with behind the scenes tours at Peckover House in Wisbech.

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