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Fri, 17:58
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Luke Green is living the rock ‘n’ roll lifestyle. A drummer for two bands, Damaged – a punk/hardcore five-piece who have received booking interest from the USA and have fans as far as Greece and Indonesia – and glam-rock quartet Crimson Tale, the Chatteris and March lad was also invited to drum with “my heroes” The Stranglers last month. The 18-year-old who’s just finished his A-Levels really is having the time of his life; Ben Jolley speaks to him...

Neale Wade reunion

The class of 1995 are inviting anybody who went to Neale Wade in the 1990s to join in a whole lot of 90s disco fun taking place at the United Services Club.

Arles, France

Arles Festival comes to Wisbech Market Place to celebrate the 53rd twinning year with the French town.

The Rag Tag Misfits

Folk-rock duo The Rag Tag Misfits – who last year raised over £1,400 for foodbank charity the Trussell Trust by performing at every country in the UK whilst living in a van - come to Wisbech’s Octavia Café on Friday, July 1. Ben Jolley speaks to them about musical influences, life living on the road and their upcoming wedding.

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Scenes from the parade at Chatteris Midsummer Festival. Picture: BARRY GIDDINGS

Chatteris Midsummer Festival welcomed an ‘explosion of colours’ over the weekend thanks to the help of Madinga Arts.

Theatre News

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Theatrical group, Troublemakers, are to perform at Meadowgate School in Wisbech on Wednesday

camp rock at cromwell.

Chatteris’ Cromwell Community College will hold its annual live theatre production next week.

Arts News

Wed, 12:12

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

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.

Photos by John Band that are on display in various places this month.

The history and culture of gypsies and travellers is being celebrated at a series of events in Fenland this month.

Reginald D Hunter.

Reporter Kath Sansom talks to American comedian Reginald D Hunter as he prepares to visit Peterborough on his 45-date UK tour.

Entertainment News

Fri, 11:36

Fun for you and your furry friends is up for grabs with a fun dog show and annual gala at the RSPCA animal centre in Block Fen.

A Curtiss P-40C will also form part of the Duxford Flying Legends show.

More than 50 historic aircraft will take to the skies on July 11-12 for the Flying Legends Air Show at the Imperial War Museum in Duxford.

Flashback to Manea gala 2014

The bunting is up and the final preparations are well underway for the 60th anniversary of Manea Gala which is being held next Saturday July 11.

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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.

Arles, France

Arles Festival comes to Wisbech Market Place to celebrate the 53rd twinning year with the French town.

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Fri, 11:36

Fun for you and your furry friends is up for grabs with a fun dog show and annual gala at the RSPCA animal centre in Block Fen.

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Flashback to Manea gala 2014

The bunting is up and the final preparations are well underway for the 60th anniversary of Manea Gala which is being held next Saturday July 11.

United Kingdom
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.

Arles, France

Arles Festival comes to Wisbech Market Place to celebrate the 53rd twinning year with the French town.

From left: Megan Arends, Elizabeth Johnston, Helen Taylor, Barbara Warner. Picture: BARRY GIDDINGS

Soham celebrated VE day on Saturday with an exhibition commemorating the end of the First World War.

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