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Ricky Gervais as David Brent

Review: Cringeworthy David Brent brings tragedy to comedy

Matt Adcock reviews David Brent: Life On The Road (15)

Sunny Afternoon UK Tour cast

No lazing on a Sunny Afternoon for new cast ahead of Milton Keynes and Aylesbury dates.

In July 1966 the England football team was about to pull off the impossible and London was fast becoming the hip, groovy and happening place to be.

Sunny Afternoon

Kinks musical hits Milton Keynes and Aylesbury stages

Fans of The Kinks are in for a spectacular evening with the arrival of Sunny Afternoon to the area.

GBBO's 2016 contestants gather in the baking tent (Picture: BBC)

Great British Bake Off contestants: Rolls-Royce engineer and pastor join 2016 lineup

A pastor and a Rolls-Royce aerospace engineer are among the 12 hopefuls competing to win the 2016 series of The Great British Bake Off.

Bryce Dallas Howard as Grace, Wes Bentley as Jack and Oona Laurence as Natalie

Pete’s Dragon review: Family fun in tale of a fiery friendship

Matt Adcock reviews Pete’s Dragon, starring Robert Redford

How well do you know your Beatles lyrics?

QUIZ: How well do you know your Beatles lyrics?

Next month sees the release of a new Beatles documentary, directed by Oscar winner Ron Howard.

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. Credit: 2016 WARNER BROS ENTERTAINMENT INC

QUIZ: Can you tell real-world wildlife from Harry Potter’s fantastic beasts?

A new study has found that Britons are struggling to tell their hippogriffs from their hippopotamuses and their kestrels from their thestrals.

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Vinyl sales driven by midlifers - not hipsters

Vinyl has had something of a resurgence in recent years and it is thought that annual sales could surpass the three million mark in the UK for the first time in decades.

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Strictly flavour to a new season packed full of musicals and drama on the stage

Big name musicals and stars of the small screen come as part of a packed new autumn season at Milton Keynes Theatre.

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Review: Suicide Squad celebrates the good side of being bad

Matt Adcock reviews Suicide Squad (15), staring Will Smith and Margot Robbie

Matt Damon as Jason Bourne

Review: Top action but mixed return for Jason Bourne

Matt Adcock reviews Jason Bourne, starring Matt Damon and Alicia Vikander

Rocky Horror Show

CREAGH/CARR Review: Rocky Horror Show, MK Theatre

You get two for the price of one with the celebrated CCR – the opinions of seasoned hackette Bev Creagh and flamboyant newshound Stewart Carr.

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Five things we won’t miss about the VHS video recorder

In a world where the pocket calculator was as close as many of us got to technology, the video recorder seemed like it had come from outer space (or possibly off the set of Tomorrow’s World). A whole world of television viewing opened up in the late 1970s with TV shows and the latest(ish) films available to watch whenever we wanted.


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