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Console Corner: Hungry Shark signals change of tide in video gaming world

An announcement from Ubisoft this week has signalled a real change of tide in the world of video games.

Pink Floyd albums Dark Side of The Moon and Animals will be played in their entirety. Picture: Shakeypix Images

Experience the power of Pink Floyd at Northampton tribute show

Currently Taking the UK by storm with their Dark Side and Animals tour, The UK Pink Floyd Experience is heading to Northampton’s Royal & Derngate.

Theatre of Hate

Theatre of Hate bring their pioneering post-punk to Bedford

Post punk outfit Theatre Of Hate are back in the region to headline Esquires on July 26.

Rock out at Sixfields this weekend

The Sixfields Rock Festival returns this weekend with 18 bands playing alongside funfair attractions, a beer tent, food stalls and camping.

UB40 are among the acts performing

Bands join the racing at annual Silverstone Classic

The Silverstone Classic is back this weekend with R&B chart-toppers Soul II Soul and reggae legends UB40 ensuring race fans will be kept entertained into the evening..

Incredibles 2: great fun

More Incredible adventures in top-notch sequel

Matt Adcock reviews Incredibles 2 (PG)

TV and Film
Jo Caulfield

Big names appear at Northampton's comedy festival

A number of big name comedians will be performing at the Comedy Crate Festival this weekend taking place across three different venues in Northampton.
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VIDEO: Shane Richie visits Milton Keynes to launch pantomime

EastEnders star Shane Richie visited Milton Keynes Theatre today (Friday) to promote his appearance in the pantomime Robin Hood later this year.
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Fans excitedly arrive at sell-out Little Mix concert in Northampton

Thousands of Little Mix fans descended on Northampton last night to enjoy the girl’s Summer Hits Tour.

Le Tour de France 2018 takes an ultra (ultra) realistic approach

Console Corner: Tour de France 2018 review

Tour de bore? Good but a bit of a grind.

Sitcom favourite to star in Kettering panto

Sitcom favourite to star in Kettering panto

‘Allo ‘Allo – look who’s starring in this year’s Christmas panto in Kettering!

Theatre and Comedy
Trevor Nelson MBE, Britvic's David Greenaway, Peter Borg-Neal, The Caterer's Editor Chris Gamm

Popular pub-restaurant group scoops major hospitality award

Peter Borg-Neal, CEO of popular pub-restaurant operator Oakman Inns - which has venues across Herts, Bucks, Oxon, Northants, Warwickshire and Bedfordshire - was recognised with a Pub & Bar Award at the 35th Annual ‘Cateys’ in London.

The Bubble Man is one of the acts at Corby Grow Festival

10 things to do in and around Northamptonshire

Here is our guide to some of the events taking place in and around Northamptonshire this week
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Various venues are hosting acts

Bands gear up for festival in Kettering

KettFest is back this weekend for three days of arts, culture and music.

Dub Pistols

Northampton bands among array of musical talent lined up for Bedford River Festival

Bedford’s River Festival is back this weekend with a host of bands joining in the entertainment at the largest free event in the UK after the Notting Hill Carnival.
Tom Grennan. Picture: David Jackson

Homecoming celebration for star Tom Grennan in Bedford

Tom Grennan celebrated the release of his debut LP Lighting Matches with hundreds of fans at two sold out shows and signings at Esquires in Bedford on Sunday.

Since forming in the 1970s, the band have notched up 23 top 40 singles

Roadmender gets ready for Showaddywaddy gig

Rock and roll revivalists Showaddywaddy are returning to Northampton this weekend to headline the Roadmender.

Stephen Ridley

Garden Open Mike festival set to return to Black Prince

Following its successful inaugural event last year, the Garden Open Mike one-day mini festival is returning to The Black Prince next month.

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Enter Shakiri

Enter Shikari announce Roadmender gig as part of mammoth UK tour

Enter Shikari have announced their biggest ever UK tour which they will bring to the Roadmender in Northampton next year.
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Enter Shikari. Picture: Tom-Pullen

Enter Shikari announce Roadmender gig as part of mammoth UK tour

Enter Shikari have announced their biggest ever UK tour which they will bring to the Roadmender in Northampton next year.
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