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Comedy Review: Henning Wehn

Henning Wehn at Forum Theatre, Malvern – 28th November 2021 Henning Wehn took to the stage in a similar fashion to a former well-known German dictator. From the rear of the theatre through the crowd, to impress upon his audience […]

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SLAP meets At War With The Sun

As the darkest days of winter draw in, At War With The Sun, or ATTWTS, as they are known to those of us already hip to this impressive Worcestershire Stoner/Sludge outfit, are back and rolling forward onto the next stage […]

Performers at Victorian Christmas Fayre

New talent sought to perform at 2021 Victorian Christmas Fayre

Organisers of Worcester’s 2021 Victorian Christmas Fayre are looking for amateur choirs, bands, dance groups, soloists and ensembles to perform at the popular event, which regularly attracts over 100,000 visitors to the city centre. Selected groups will be invited to […]

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Paul Thomas | Strummers Guitar Shop | Ashchurch, Tewkesbury

Up on the top floor of the Malt House Emporium I chanced upon an artisan carefully stringing a guitar with all the attention of a life-saving surgeon stitching up his patient. Naturally, our easy conversation – as easy as moving […]

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SLAP meets Grizzleroot

Persistence has been the key over the last decade and a half for Worcestershire stoner rock exponents Grizzleroot. Their steady progress over that time has garnered them a loyal and equally persistent cult following, which has been built on a […]

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Broodmother interview by J.N. Whelan

As we emerge from the dark days of lockdown taking stock of our new surroundings has become important for all of us. This reassessment is no more prevalent anywhere than the live music scene with too many bands falling by […]

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I woke up outside by Kyle Parsons – Single Review

Kyle Parsons has released yet another heart warming track in the form of “I woke up outside”. The track released last month, was recorded early this year, and tracks the first hours after a long night of partying, when someone […]

Cast of Worcester Theatres pantomime 2021

Worcester’s popular family pantomime returns after 2 years

Worcester Theatres have today launched their pantomime for this year, Beauty and the Beast. Cast members; Daniel Cane, who will be playing this year’s Dame, Charlotte Swarbrick who will be starring in the role of Belle and Jack Giblen who […]

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‘Out of the Darkness’ by Leena Batchelor

Henry Sandon Hall, Royal Porcelain Works on 29th October, 7pm Former Worcestershire Poet Laureate and current Poet-in-Residence for The Commandery in  Worcester, is releasing a play asking humanity to take stock and consider their actions upon climate change and society […]