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Nothing abominable about this yeti

Nothing abominable about this yeti

A professional theatre performance is visiting community spaces across Dewsbury, Mirfield, Batley and Birstall during half term this week.

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Anything but hard times for Paul and his talented daughter Ruby

Anything but hard times for Paul and his talented daughter Ruby

Hard Times

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John Godber and Jane Thornton in The Scary Bikers.

THEATRE REVIEW: The Scary Bikers, Theatre Royal Wakefield (then touring)

In a week when politicians of all parties and persuasions are urging us to unite around Brexit and put a positive spin on life after the EU, it is more than apt that prolific playwright John Godber premiers his latest play The Scary Bikers.

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World's Strongest Man Eddie Hall vowing to retain his title as Britain's Strongest Man at Sheffield FlyDSA Arena

AUDIO PREVIEW: World's Strongest Man Eddie Hall shrugs off injury fears ahead of Britain's Strongest Man showdown at Sheffield FlyDSA Arena

The World's Strongest Man Eddie 'The Beast' Hall today shrugged off injury fears as he vowed to lift another record this weekend at Sheffield FlyDSA Area.
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World Strongest Man Eddie Hall coming to Sheffield FlyDSA Arena

WIN: Britain's Strongest Man 2018 tickets to see new World's Strongest Man Eddie Hall at Sheffield FlyDSA Arena

Super human Eddie 'The Beast' Hall is the new World's Strongest Man and we are celebrating by giving you the chance to see him in action for FREE at Sheffield's FlyDSA Arena this month.

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Widow Twankey, that star of Wakefield's Christmas panto Aladdin.

MY FAVOURITE THINGS: What the city’s panto star loves most about Wakefield

Welcome to our new column about what people love most about Wakefield. And who better to be our first subject but the city’s most glamorous dame - Widow Twankey!

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REVIEW: Aladdin, Theatre Royal Wakefield

REVIEW: Aladdin, Theatre Royal Wakefield

When the adults are laughing as hard as the kids in the audience you know you are onto a winner as far as a pantomime is concerned.

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COLUMN: My job is all about time travel...

COLUMN: My job is all about time travel...

Ask anyone in a theatre who has the best job, and they’ll always say it’s theirs. Mine however, is!

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The Lion The Witch and the Wardrobe at West Yorkshire Playhouse

Let the West Yorkshire Playhouse take you on a trip to Narnia this Christmas

Next week sees the opening of the West Yorkshire Playhouse’s alway anticipated Christmas show, with a multi-talented cast bringing to life CS Lewis’s classic tale of the magical land of Narnia.

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VIDEO: Peter Kay adds more UK tour dates including extra Yorkshire nights at Sheffield FlyDSA Arena

Comedy superstar Peter Kay is breaking box office records as he adds even more extra dates to his forthcoming UK tour - including two more nights at Sheffield FlyDSA Arena.

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Dancing on IceLive UK Tour is back withJayne Torvill and Christopher Dean

VIDEO: Dancing On Ice Live Tour 2018 skates back to Yorkshire at Sheffield FlyDSA Arena

Dancing on Ice returns to our TV screens next year and today fans got the news they have been waiting for - the live tour is also back with Yorkshire dates at Sheffield FlyDSA Arena.
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Fat Friends The Musical has opened at Leeds Grand Theatre.

Musical version of Fat Friends finally reaches the Leeds stage

Kay Mellor’s Fat Friends the Musical opened at Leeds Grand Theatre this week. So, was it worth the wait?

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Mock the Week’s madcap Milton is having a laugh with his one-liners

Mock the Week’s madcap Milton is having a laugh with his one-liners

Milton Jones

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Peter Kay will be returning to stand-up next year.

Peter Kay: Ten of the comic's funniest ever sketches... which one is your favourite?

The brilliant Peter Kay has announced that he will be coming to Yorkshire as part of his first stand-up tour in eight years.

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