Yesterday, 16:46

An Albion truck from 1917, so over 100 years old, was among the veteran vehicles at Saffron Walden Motor Show.

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New York
Saturday, August 4, 2018

I would say Gordie MacKeeman, of Gordie MacKeeman and His Rhythm Boys, is a virtoso fiddle player, except I need a more exhilarating word than that. He doesn’t just play at lightning speed, he plays with the fiddle under his arm while he is doing a thundering step dance. He plays standing on top of a double bass, while the double bass is being played by someone else.

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Cambridge
Friday, August 3, 2018

Thursday nights, the first night of Cambridge Folk Festival used to be just the night you stomped round the ground, set up your tent, got your wristband and saw a couple of low-key acts with a beer.

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NHS
Thursday, July 26, 2018

Reading and research on books including one about children in a care home in the 1980s, has won children from Felsted Primary school, a regional competition.

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United Kingdom
Thursday, July 19, 2018

A painting by the artist Lucian Freud which had been painted over by another artist when the canvas was re-used, has been sold for £30,000 at auction.

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Stansted
Friday, July 13, 2018

Accomplished young musicians, who became more peripatetic than they anticipated when Walden School closed, are marking a year at their new home, Fairycroft House arts centre.

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Saffron Walden
Thursday, July 12, 2018

Among the eccentrics at this year’s Cambridge Comedy Festival will be George Egg and his Anarchist DIY Chef show. He combines cooking and comedy to make a three course meal using power tools, office equipment and hair dressing appliances.

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Ireland
Wednesday, July 11, 2018

The musical Sweet Charity is in the Great Hall at The Leys School in Cambridge until Saturday, July 14, presented by Cambridge Theatre Company.

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Cambridge
Tuesday, July 10, 2018

It was supposed to be a seated concert but a capacity crowd of 1,500 people were up and dancing when The Gipsy Kings played at Cambridge Corn Exchange on Monday, July 9.

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United Kingdom
Tuesday, June 26, 2018

This is a sweet play about a poignant, true story. The performances are virtuoso from actors who are masters of their craft.

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Fiona Bruce
Monday, June 25, 2018

It was the day the town let its hair down and danced.

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Joanna Eden
Tuesday, June 19, 2018

The original line up of The Gipsy Kings will be at Cambridge Corn Exchange on Monday, July 9.

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France
Monday, June 18, 2018

There will be some 600 musicians playing at Saffron Walden’s Fete de la Musique on Sunday, June 24 with over 80 acts playing at 11 venues across the town in a free festival of music.

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Uttlesford District Council
Monday, June 18, 2018

The parents of Maddi Thurgood, from Toppesfield, near Finchingfield, a pupil at Saffron Walden County High School, are about to receive a report from scientists at Sheffield University of Neurosciences after the first year of their research to find a specially tailored gene therapy for the rare disease.

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Saffron Walden County High School
Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Living history re-enactments, a children’s sword school, Woman’s Hour presenter Jenni Murray, historians David Olusoga, Helen Castor and Alice Roberts, classicist Dame Mary Beard, and Charles, the ninth Earl Spencer and writer Kate Mosse are all taking part in Wimpole History Festival of talks, debates and performances from June 22-24.

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Charles II
Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Mischief Movie Night, a play that improvises a movie on stage - after the audience has suggested a genre, location and title, will be at Cambridge Arts Theatre from June 19-23.

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Cambridge
Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Winner of the BBC New Comedy Award in 2013, former Bishop’s Stortford High School pupil Steve Bugeja returns to his old school on June 23 for a charity show.

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BBC
Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Simon Brodkin, (aka Lee Nelson) the comedian and prankster who handed Theresa May a P45 as she coughed through her speech at the Conservative Party Conference, is among the top names at this year’s Cambridge Comedy Festival at Cambridge Junction from July 18-21.

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Cambridge
Tuesday, June 5, 2018

This is not a traditional version of A Midsummer Night’s Dream. It takes terrible liberties but it is definitely a play for today. At one point, there is literally a bun fight - joined in by the audience who were screaming with laughter.

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Thursday, May 31, 2018

There were 30 soapboxes which raced the 280 metres along Braintree Road.

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Great Dunmow
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Three Clavering gardens will open for charity under the National Garden Scheme Festival Weekend on Sunday June 3.

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United Kingdom
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Four time Classical Brit Award winner, Russell Watson will be at Chelmsford Civic Theatre on Monday, June 4, with his pianist and a guest choir for a show called Serenade.

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Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Sarah Millican has four nights this month at Cambridge Corn Exchange, June 20, 21, 22 and 23. That might sound excessive but the entire run is already almost sold out. Billed as funny, frank and filthy, her show, Control Enthusiast discusses the phenomenon of wanting to be in charge.

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Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Bill Cornell’s Golden Era Jazz Band will provide the music for this year’s Music in the Garden event in Sawbridgeworth on Sunday, June 17.

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Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Back at the venue for a third time, having sold out for the last two runs, The Play that Goes Wrong will be at Cambridge Arts Theatre from May 28 to June 2.

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Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Tracy Beaker Gets Real, based on the book by Jacqueline Wilson about a little girl growing up in care, is at Cambridge Junction on Sunday, June 10.

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Cambridge
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Abba Tribute Thank You for the Music will be at Cambridge Corn Exchange on Saturday, June 9.

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Sweden
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Commedian and actor Chris Ramsey will be at Chelmsford Civic Theatre on Wednesday, June 6 with his show Just Happy to Get Out of the House.

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Monday, May 14, 2018

A collection of quirky portraits of his interesting neighbours has brought Thaxted photographer Andy Griffin the honour of being made a fellow of The Master Photographers Association.

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Thaxted

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