Arts & Screen

Brooksby Melton College’s Fly Dance Company are hoping to show Strictly Come Dancing stars what they’re made of at Melton Theatre show

Fly Dance Company, Performing Arts students from Brooksby Melton College, will soon have the honour of performing with Strictly Come Dancing professionals Camilla Dallerup and Ian Waite during their upcoming tour date at Melton Theatre.

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Artwork by Jean Baker PHOTO: Supplied

Stop off at the Twyford Guild of Artists exhibition 2016

The Twyford Guild of Artists will be staging their annual exhibition this weekend with a wealth of different work on show, created in a variety of mediums.

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Fly Dance, Brooksby Melton College

Melton dance students to perform at London’s Sadler’s Wells Theatre

Performing arts students from Brooksby Melton College (BMC) will be competing in the Mardi Gras Challenge at Sadler’s Wells Theatre in London on Saturday, October 29.


Open day at Buckminster Cold War nuclear bunker

A chilling reminder of Britain’s Cold War past will be open to visitors on Sunday.

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The Magnificent Seven. Pictured Denzel Washington. 
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Regal Cinema Melton: Film guide October 20 to 27 - Melton Times

The BFG (PG) Today at 1pm

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Melton woman and 'Honey G lookalike' Cath Gregory with X Factor contestant Honey G and daughter Abby backstage at the TV show EMN-161017-142014001

Melton gran appears live on TV as lookalike for X Factor star Honey G

Melton gran Cath Gregory is still recovering from the shock of appearing in front of millions of television viewers as a lookalike for X Factor star Honey G.

Chris Pine as Toby Howard and Ben Foster as Tanner Howard in Hell Or High Water PHOTO: PA Photo/StudioCanal

Regal Cinema Melton: Film guide October 13 to 20 - Melton Times

Captain Fantastic (15) Today at 6pm.

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Visitors enjoy the art work and a cuppa at the show PHOTO: Tim Williams

Popular Upper Broughton art show sees record crowds attend 34th year

A record number of people attended the 34th annual open art exhibition at Upper Broughton over the weekend.

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Grantham Canal Discovery Day will offer plenty for all the family

The Grantham Canal Society is hosting its Discovery Day on Sunday with plenty going on for all the family.


Explore the origin of the English Foxhound at Melton Carnegie Museum

Visitors to Melton Carnegie Museum can enjoy discovering the fascinating history of the English Foxhound this autumn.

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Captain Fantastic PHOTO: PA Photo/eOne

Regal Cinema Melton: Film guide October 6 to 13 - Melton Times

Bridget Jones’s Baby (15) Today at 6pm and 8.45pm.

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Theo Wilson, sculptor John Nicholls, Dorothy Chahal, Sue Dickens and Christine Wilson at the show PHOTO: Tim Williams EMN-150110-152414001

Upper Broughton Open Art Show moves into 34th year

Artists, sculptors and woodcarvers, along with exhibitors of other media, from around the region will be showcasing their work over three days at Upper Broughton Village Hall this weekend.

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Melton man Douglas Peet (91) with a copy of his first book 'Legal Brief' EMN-160930-170301001

Melton man, 91, has first book published

At 91 years young Melton man and former Lancaster bomber navigator Douglas Peet is ‘trying to keep his feet on the ground’ after having his first book published.

Renee Zellweger as Bridget Jones PHOTO: PA Photo/Universal

Regal Cinema Melton: Film guide September 29 to October 6 - Melton Times

Mechanic: Resurrection (15)

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Local artist Maggie Pope and husband Ernie admire the artwork on display PHOTO: Tim Williams

Nether Broughton Vollans Art Group’s second annual art exhibition is a success

An annual open art exhibition which showcased 75 paintings by 20 different artists has been hailed a big success by organisers.


Regal Cinema Melton: Film guide September 22 to 29 - Melton Times

NT Live: The Threepenny Opera Today at 7pm.

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Harry Jeffs (right) with unknown colleague PHOTO: Supplied

Choral evensong and quarter peel will honour fallen Hoby soldier, bell ringer and choir member

A choral evening will be held at Hoby’s All Saints Church next Saturday (September 24) to commemorate the centenary of the death of Private Harry Jeffs.

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Adam Devine and Zac Efron 
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Regal Cinema Melton: Film guide September 15 to 22 - Melton Times

The Beatles: Eight Days A Week (Cert TBC) Today at 6pm.

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Roald Dahl at work in his famous writing hut

Roald Dahl Day celebrates 100 years since author’s birth

Exactly 100 years ago today Roald Dahl was born and children and adults around the world will be coming together to celebrate the life and works of the much-loved author.

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Balloons go up as Melton’s St Mary’s Church celebrates 100 years since Roald Dahl’s birth at fun-filled activities morning

The balloon really went up in Melton’s St Mary’s Church on Saturday at the latest activities morning.

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