Thu, 22:01

Mark Thomas’s latest show about the current state of the NHS went down so well on February 12 at Cambridge Junction that the audience applauded after every riff. They didn’t wait till the end.

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NHS
Thu, 14:33

Half-term is here again, from tomorrow. Here are some ideas for holiday fun.

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Mon, 23:26

Rebus: Long Shadows, is a gritty drama about a retired detective determined to find the killer of a teenage girl.

The difficulty is that it’s a cold case. It’s been 17 years since the murder. He doesn’t even know if the killer is still alive.

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Edinburgh
Mon, 11:52

Maddi Thurgood, the teenager whose family is in a race against time to fund research to beat her wasting disease, is now hoping to have surgery to help her to walk.

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United Kingdom
Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Everyone should get divorced says Mark Steel. “It’s one of life’s experiences”.

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European Union
Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Glastonbury favourites Uncle Funk and the Boogie Wonderland will play at Haverhill Arts Centre on Saturday, February 16.

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Haverhill Arts Centre
Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Five strapping lads, all identifying as fat and gay, present a dance show at Cambridge Junction “about flab, double chins and getting your kit off in public.”

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Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Past members of the Chelmsford Ballet Company are asked to get in touch with the group for its 70th anniversary celebrations, which include a production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream from March 20-23.

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Wednesday, January 30, 2019

The BBC Symphony Orchestra will celebrate the music of Hector Berlioz at Saffron Hall on Sunday, February 17 and it will be broadcast live on BBC Radio 3.

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BBC
Wednesday, January 30, 2019

The music and banter of Frank Sinatra’s Rat Pack will be at Haverhill Arts Centre on Friday, February 15 as

Strictly Theatre Co. bring their show An Evening with Frank, Dean and Judy” to the venue.

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Frank Sinatra
Wednesday, January 30, 2019

A new folk club is setting up in Saffron Walden. Folk at the Fairy opens on Saturday, February 2 with a session of Irish Folk and American folk and blues.

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Wednesday, January 30, 2019

The secret of the Secret Cabaret Club is out - after a sold out pilot show, the next secret evening will be at Saffron Walden Football Club this evening (February 1).

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Elton John
Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Caroline’s Kitchen, by Torben Betts, is 1980’s farce meets Victorian melodrama. The plot is predictable and the characters cliched but the audience loved it - so what the heck.

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Cambridge
Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Five-year-old Amalie Henderson-Husson had her long hair cut short to give to the Little Princess Trust, the charity which supplies hair to children who have lost theirs through illness.

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Monday, January 28, 2019

Saffron Walden Symphony Orchestra presents American Classics, including George Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue at Saffron Hall on Sunday afternoon February 10.

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Thursday, January 24, 2019

Parents are furious that the railway equivalent of lollipop people, land sheriffs, who keep primary school children safe on railway platforms - and have also helped to prevent suicides - are no longer at Audley End railway station.

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Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Mark Steel brings his show Every Little Thing’s Gonna Be Alright to Saffron Walden Town Hall on Wednesday, March 27.

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BBC Radio
Wednesday, January 23, 2019

The creators of The Play that Goes Wrong, Peter Pan Goes Wrong and Mischief Movie Night have found they cannot go wrong with the formula.

The latest show from Mischief Theatre, called The Comedy about a Bank Robbery, a real piece of smash and grab, will be at Cambridge Arts Theatre from Tuesday, February 19 to Saturday, March 2.

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London
Wednesday, January 23, 2019

A tribute to Frank Sinatra and the artists of his era, including Marilyn Monroe, Peggy Lee and Bobby Darren, will be at Chelmsford Civic Theatre on Sunday, February 3.

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Frank Sinatra
Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Sofa, at Chelmsford Civic Theatre on Wednesday, February 20, is a play about family memories.

The creators have decided that the sofa is where families make new worlds as children and seek solace as adults.

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Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Dr Michael Mosley, the man behind the 5:2 diet, is on his first ever UK theatre tour and brings his show, Trust Fast Health to Chelmsford’s Civic Theatre on Thursday, February 7.

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BBC
Wednesday, January 23, 2019

An exhibition of portraits of past employees of Crittall Windows, early in the 20th century, painted by the rising artists of the 1920s, will be mounted at Braintree Museum from Saturday, January 26.

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Wednesday, January 23, 2019

An NHS chief executive from Great Dunmow has become one of two new trustees of St Clare Hospice.

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NHS
Tuesday, January 22, 2019

The ancient, pagan tradition of wassail, singing and making music and noise to ward off evil spirits took place at the Conservation Garden at Clarance House, Thaxted for the fourth year.

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Friday, January 18, 2019

A nine-year old who set out to raise £30 with a sponsored swim for Cancer Research, has already raised £500 before he has even dived into the water.

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Thursday, January 17, 2019

The Very Revd Nicholas Henshall was very nearly blown off his feet when he blessed the agricultural machinery for the annual Plough Sunday in Thaxted.

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Thaxted Church
Monday, January 14, 2019

Alice in Wonderland, the curious pantomime, continues at Saffron Walden Town Hall on Friday, January 18 and Saturday, January 19.

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Jonathan Scripps
Monday, January 14, 2019

A brand new pantomime but with all the traditional fun, The Elf King, will be at Newport Village Hall from Friday, January 18 to Sunday, January 20.

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Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Jazz singer, Tina May will be singing at Joanna’s Place in Saffron Walden on Saturday, January 19.

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Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Magician and comedian, Pete Firman will be at Saffron Walden Town Hall on Thursday, February 14.

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