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Comedy star Mark Watson to headline at Melton Theatre for LOROS hospice gig

National comedy star Mark Watson will be headlining a gig in Melton next month which will be raising money for LOROS Hospice.

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Trumpton making its way around Melton's streets PHOTO: Tim Williams

Trumpton’s Melton fire crew raise record-breaking £8,269

Last year’s Trumpton appeal raised a record-breaking £8,269.

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Harby Christmas Tree Festival PHOTO: Supplied

Christmas trees glisten at Harby

Christmas trees have been twinkling in Harby St Mary the Virgin Church as part of their annual five-day festival.

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Attempted break-in at Melton Museum

Intruders tried to break in to Melton Carnegie Museum at the weekend.

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Buy your tickets for Robin Hood pantomime at Wymondham

The Wymondham Players are putting on their winter pantomime Robin Hood next weekend (January 20 and 21) at their local village hall.

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Final call to buy tickets for variety night show in Melton for Rainbows

The organiser of a variety night show in Melton wants more people to attend his charity event for Rainbows Children’s Hospice in Loughborough.

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Constellations will be performed at Melton Theatre on Thursday, January 26 PHOTO: Supplied

Melton Theatre to host play Constellations

A play about free will, friendship and love is set to be performed at Melton Theatre on Thursday (January 26) at 7.30pm.

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Brownlow Primary School pupil Izabella Roberts (10), receives her junior award last year from Maggie Saunders, from the Rotary Club of Melton Belvoir PHOTO: Supplied

Entry call for Melton’s Rotary Young Writer contest

Budding young writers from the Melton Borough are once again being invited to put pen to paper and enter this year’s Rotary Young Writer Competition.

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For Honor is Ubisofts first foray into the hack and slash genre

“Shooter with swords” a big but exciting gamble from Ubisoft

Next month sees something of an interesting gamble by Ubisoft with the launch of co-op online brawler For Honor.

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Hit '90s TV show Crystal Maze, famously hosted by Richard O'Brien, is coming back

Start the fans please! Crystal Maze set to return to our screens

Big news in the TV world this morning as Channel 4 has announced that hit ‘90s show Crystal Maze is coming back to our screens.

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The Purge: Election Year PHOTO: PA Photo/Universal

Review of The Purge: Election Year, War Dogs and Brotherhood

If you’re struggling to know what to watch on the box in 2017, then hopefully these film reviews should go a long way to help you decide.

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Volunteer with the RAF Association PHOTO: Supplied

Melton volunteers wanted to help the RAF Association

The Royal Air Forces Association, the charity that supports the welfare of serving and former-serving personnel and their dependants, wants people from the Melton area to join its volunteering programme.

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Melton Gig Guide: January 12 to 17 - Melton Times

Tonight at L’Oliveto Emily Victoria Brown kicks off the new Back Room Sessions.

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Nate Parker as Nat Turner PHOTO: PA Photo/Fox UK

Regal Cinema Melton: Film guide January 12 to 19 - Melton Times

Sully (12A) Today at 6pm.

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Junior musicians age 6 to 10 years in the Rotary Young Musician competition 2014 PHOTO: Tim Williams

Entry call for Melton’s Rotary Young Musician contest

Promising musicians are being politely asked to hurry to take part in the 2017 Rotary Young Musician competition.

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The Quorn by John Ferneley PHOTO: Supplied

Historian to give talk about 19th century Melton painter John Ferneley

Thrussington historian Derek Holloway will give a talk on “The Life and Times of John Ferneley” at the Hoby and District Local History Society meeting on Wednesday (January 18).

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Baby with the Bathwater is being performed on Thursday and Friday (January 19 and 20) PHOTO: Supplied

Hilarious comedy to amuse audiences at Melton Theatre

An absurdist, dark comedy, written by Christopher Durang will be performed at Melton Theatre next Thursday and Friday (January 19 and 20).

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Tickets are now on sale for the Harby Harlequin's The Wizard of Hose pantomime PHOTO: Supplied

Harby Harlequins back with The Wizard of Hose panto

The Harby Harlequins are preparing for their 19th annual pantomime.

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Blood Wedding is being performed on Monday and Tuesday (January 16 and 17) PHOTO: Supplied

Students to put on dramatic play ‘Blood Wedding’ at Melton Theatre

Brooksby Melton College’s Year 3 BA Performing Arts students are set to showcase their latest play Blood Wedding.

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Lord Lieutenant's Awards for Young People 2016 PHOTO: David Morcom & Leicester shire County Council

Nominate a Melton inspiring teenager for award

Nominations are still open for awards to celebrate the achievements of young people in Leicestershire.

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