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Channel 4 TV casting call for kids from Melton

A popular TV show is looking for children to take part in a new Channel 4 TV series.

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Graham Chapmans former school friends John Bailey (left) and Ifan Griffiths, with fellow Edwardians members Margaret Spencer and Brenda Munton beside the new location for the blue plaque EMN-170313-171916001

Monty Python star’s plaque finds a new home in Melton

Former school friends of Monty Python star Graham Chapman hope the relocating of a blue plaque in the town centre will preserve his legacy for future generations as one of Melton’s most famous sons.

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Legally Blonde is on at Melton Theatre from Tuesday, March 28 to Saturday, April 1 PHOTO: Supplied

SKY Theatre presents Legally Blonde the musical at Melton Theatre

Harvard’s beloved blonde takes the stage by storm in a fun, upbeat story of self-discovery.

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Dev Patel as Saroo Brierle PHOTO: PA Photo/Entertainment Film

Regal Cinema Melton: Film guide March 9 to 16 - Melton Times

Collateral Beauty (12A) Today at 4.45pm.

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World-renowned micro-engraver Graham Short who etched Jane Austen portraits on a limited edition fiver which could be worth more than �20,000 to a lucky Melton shopper after being spent secretly at Ye Olde Pork Pie Shoppe in December 2016. EMN-171101-155129001

No sign of the valuable fiver spent in Melton

An artist who spent a limited edition £5 note in Melton, which is valued at £50,000, says he is disappointed it hasn’t yet been claimed by someone living in the borough or further afield.

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Spiltmilk Dance present Blast From The Past PHOTO: Supplied

Upper Broughton to host thrilling music gameshow

A fast-paced, laugh out loud dance performance/gameshow celebrating seven decade of British pop culture is coming to Upper Broughton Village Hall next Friday (March 17).

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The cast of Hollyoaks

Hollyoaks producers warn of FAKE Facebook casting call for extras

Lime pictures, producers of hit Channel 4 soap Hollyoaks have issued a warning after it emerged that companies claiming to be recruiting paid extras on their behalf were doing so WITHOUT the knowledge or consent of the producers.

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The Windmill, Redmile EMN-170303-160252001

Fans of popular 1980s TV show Auf Wiedersehn Pet join forces to save Redmile pub where scenes were filmed

Fans of a popular TV comedy drama from the 1980s are forming a consortium to safeguard a Vale of Belvoir pub used as one of the main filming locations.

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Dakota Johnson as Anastasia Steele and Jamie Dornan as Christian Grey PHOTO: PA Photo/Universal

Regal Cinema Melton: Film guide February 23 to March 2 - Melton Times

Denial (12A) Today at 6pm.

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Regal Cinema Melton: Film guide February 16 to 23 - Melton Times

Sing (U) Today at 2pm and 4.30pm, Friday and Saturday at 1pm and 3.30pm and Sunday at 2.30pm.

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Librarian Kim Wallis reads to children at the activities afternoon  PHOTO: Tim Williams

Children enjoy ‘Holiday Hullabaloo’ day at Melton Library

To prevent the feeling of boredom during half term week, Melton Library hosted a number of fun activities for youngsters on Monday.

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Natalie Portman as Jackie PHOTO: PA Photo/eOne

Regal Cinema Melton: Film guide February 9 to 16 - Melton Times

Sully (12A) Today at 6pm.

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Multitalented Misiuda dancers impress in Melton show

Eloquent performers from the Misiuda Dance Academy put on their dance show ‘All Aboard!’ in front of two packed audiences at Melton Theatre.

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REVEALED: Netflix codes to unlock full film and TV show list

REVEALED: Netflix codes to unlock full film and TV show list

It’s the most popular entertainment streaming service in the world and has revolutionised how we consume films and television shows.

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Mrs Vi Spencer, George Fawkes and Mrs Margaret Musson next to the pump PHOTO: Supplied

Rotherby pump retakes pride of place in village

A small crowd at Rotherby congregated for a short ceremony to welcome the return of the village pump.

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Liam Neeson as Father Ferreira in Silence PHOTO: PA Photo/Studio Canal

Regal Cinema Melton: Film guide February 2 to 9 - Melton Times

NT Live: Amadeus Today at 7pm.

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Willow weaving PHOTO: Supplied

Have fun willow weaving in Melton

A contemporary willow weaving workshop is coming to Melton above CoCo’s cafe on Windsor Street.

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Full Sky TV service  to be available without satellite dish for first time

Full Sky TV service to be available without satellite dish for first time

Pay-TV giant Sky is to make its full service of 270 channels available without the need for a satellite dish for the first time, as it looks to win back customers who have defected to rivals such as BT.

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Lewis MacDougall as Conor O'Malley PHOTO: PA Photo/Entertainment One

Regal Cinema Melton: Film guide January 26 to February 2 - Melton Times

La La Land (12A) Today at 5.45pm and 8.30pm

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The Apprentice - have you got what it takes? YPN-161218-114955060

Applicants wanted for The Apprentice

Think you could be the next Richard Branson or Bill Gates? The Apprentice is now looking for entrepreneurs to win Sir Alan Sugar’s next big investment.

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