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In this affectionate tribute to one of Britain’s best-loved comedy stars, leading impressionist Julian Dutton (BBC1’s The Big Impression, BBC R4’s The Secret World, co-creator & co-star of BBC2's Pompidou with Matt Lucas etc.) brings to life the man behind the wry smile and urbane English repartee that charmed millions and turned John Le Mesurier into a household name as Sergeant Wilson in Dad’s Army. As with many comedy stars, Le Mesurier’s life was not without tragedy – his broken marriage to Hattie Jacques, his..
Pearl Singer always dreamt of hitting the big time. Struggling to make ends meet, she’s resigned to her lot in life; entertaining handfuls of punters in the disappearing Working Men’s Clubs of Barnsley and beyond. Then comes the opportunity to spread her wings and trade in the Northern club circuit for a cruise liner. Can our..
‘Anything Goes’ is set onboard the ocean liner S.S.American, which is sailing between New York and England. On board is a comically colourful assemblage of passengers: Reno Sweeney, a popular nightclub singer and former evangelist, her pal Billy Crocker, a lovelorn Wall Street broker who has come aboard to try to win the favour of his beloved Hope Harcourt (who is engaged to another passenger, Sir Evelyn Oakleigh), and a second-rate conman named Moonface Martin. Song, dance and farcical antics ensue as Reno and Moonface try to help Billy win the love of his life. ‘Anything..
With the property market in Barnsley rising to unprecedented levels over the past 5 years and now the economical recession were in, we’d just remind u of the benefits of Flatsharing. The great thing about Room Rental is that it benefits both the Landlord and the Tenant, giving the landlords extra income towards the..
Sheffield Mutual Friendly Society, a local mutual provider of savings and investment policies for adults and children, has announced the winners of their 2018 Charity Award. Earlier this year the Society let their members and the general public nominate Yorkshire based charities. The nominations were short listed down to the final 10 by the Committee of Management and then put to the public vote back in March. The final 10 charities were: Candlelighters, DSWESTPENNINE, Epilepsy Action, Headway Sheffield, Leukaemia Care, Rotherham Federation of..
Spending time outdoors is the key to happier, healthier and more confident children, however, only *1 in 5 of them regularly play outside, says leading youth charity YHA (England and Wales). The charity says that the opportunity to have adventures in the outdoors is vitally important to developing young people’s confidence,..