Bedfordshire’s best performers are invited to rise to the challenge next week as Britain’s Got Talent rolls into Luton.
Luton jewllery designer Sally Brady has come up with a gem of an idea.
A Luton music producer hopes to inspire local talent after international success with his new EP.
Three Santa super-fans have come together in their headquarters in Luton to catch a glimpse of the elusive Saint Nick.
Here’s your guide to what’s on where around Luton over the coming week. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with details of your events at least a week before the edition in which you’d like them to appear.
Fans of community theatre are in for a festive treat when the pantomime favourite Snow White is staged in Toddington this month.
A crowdfunding campaign to help build the world’s first David Bowie Statue is £16,000 short with just 24 hours to go.4 comments
It is going to be a busy time of year for Eastenders actress Samantha Womack.2 comments
Matt Adcock reviews The Edge of Seventeen (15), starring Hailee Steinfeld and Woody Harrelson2 comments
A catchy song recorded by a small village school choir could be winging its way to the top of the Christmas charts, if country singer Lucie Diamond has anything to do with it.
A musical portrait of a pioneering composer and suffragette is promised at Luton Library Theatre on Monday.
Song, poetry, movement and dance combine to bring the passions and emotions of the Spanish Civil War to the stage in Luton this week.
At the risk of repeating myself, The Hat Factory in Luton really is the town’s best kept secret. Although judging by the capacity audience at Gasp! by Circoncentrique last week, it won’t be for much longer.
Peter Ormerod reviews Nice Fish at the Harold Pinter Theatre, London
Fresh from winning the 2015 best pantomime in the region at the NODA awards with their production of Aladdin, the Phoenix Players are staging their second Christmas pantomime, Robin Hood at Luton’s Library Theatre.
It is time to cheer for the heores and boo and hiss at dastardly villains as pantomimes and Christmas shows hit the south Midlands region.1 comment
Essex girl extraordinaire, former X-Factor finalist and I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here! winner, Stacey Solomon, tells Ruth Supple why she is beside herself with excitement at coming to Milton Keynes to perform in her first ever panto this Christmas...1 comment
The Oxford Dictionary has announced that the word “post-truth” is Word of the Year 2016.1 comment
Coronation Street star Brian Capron has spoken of his excitement about his role in the forthcoming Grove Theatre pantomime, Aladdin.
Music lovers can relive the Michael Jackson experience at in Dunstable this month.
With less than six weeks to go until Christmas Day, the annual round of festive adverts are now in full swing.
To tattoo, or not to tattoo - that is the question. Or perhaps a more pertinent one would be: will having one affect your career prospects?10 comments
Led by property expert, Lucy Alexander (of Homes Under the Hammer fame), indecisive house hunters will be given the chance to find the right property for them.7 comments
Matt Adcock reviews Arrival, starring Amy Adams and Jeremy Renner