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The Togni brothers who thrilled the Britain's Got Talent audiences and judges.

This summer, the Hippodrome in Great Yarmouth, recently selected as one of the Seven Wonders of the British Seaside, by a national newspaper, presents its 113th Summer Spectacular.

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Mary Poppins at Norwich Theatre Royal.

It is a magical film and book with a timeless charm.

Norwich
One of the vehicles taking part in last year's rally.

Classic cars are adding extra drive to a £5m charity appeal at Great Yarmouth.

Norfolk Events

UK company Southpaw will perform Carousel, “an enthralling tale of the fairground after dark”, on one of the two new Great Yarmouth seafront sites for the Out There International Festival of Circus and Street Arts funded by an Arts Council grant secured by the Great Yarmouth Tourism and Business Improvement Area.

Spectacular, quirky and breathtaking international performances will take place along Great Yarmouth seafront in this year’s Out There Festival, with the help of a £70,000 grant.

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Gemma Sutton, William Thompson and Michael Crawford in the West End production of The Go-Between. Photo: Johan Persson

That classic Norfolk-set tale of forbidden love, The Go-Between, has been turned into a West End musical starring Michael Crawford. And for the musical’s producer Joseph Smith, it’s a return to his county roots. Wayne Savage finds out more.

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Truckfest East will be at the Norolk Showground on 20 and 21 August. Pictured: Amy & Ronnie. Picture: Supplied

They’re big, brash and loud and they’re bound for Norfolk.

Europe

Eating Out or Eating In

Opinion: Restaurants need to turn the music down

Thursday, July 21, 2016
When we go out we want to chat to our companions and be comfortable - its not much to ask, says Andy Newman.

There is an old joke in the catering trade which goes like this: How do you get to be a millionaire? Start with two million and open a restaurant.

Norwich
Great places to eat outside: The New Inn, The Earlham Arms and The Fur and Feather Inn (L-R)

Now that the weather is finally beginning to warm up, there’s nothing better than enjoying good food outside in the sunshine. Here’s a look at some of the great places in and around Norwich where you can do just that.

Norwich
Jaime and Stephanie Garbutt who have opened Figbar in Norwich offering desserts only menu.
PHOTO BY SIMON FINLAY

It is news that is sure to have the sweet-toothed salivating.

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Film & Cinema

Film Still from Star Trek Beyond. Pictured: John Cho plays Sulu, Anton Yelchin plays Chekov, Karl Urban plays Bones, Chris Pine plays Kirk, Zachary Quinto plays Spock and Simon Pegg plays Scotty. Picture: PA Photo/Paramount Pictures.

Dedicated to Anton Yelchin, who died in a freak accident in June, and Leonard Nimoy, the third instalment of the rebooted Star Trek is a familiar conflation of past and future present that fails to set its phasers to stun.

Greek film Chevalier follows six men on a luxury Aegean boat trip

In Chevalier, six successful men on a luxury Aegean boat trip end up in the ultimate contest.

Ab Fab

Despite a littering of celebrity cameos, Absolutely Fabulous The Movie doesn’t quite live up to its title, or the millions of pounds taken in box office figures.

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