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Seven Drunken Nights – The Story of The Dubliners

Direct from the West End, the show brings to life the music of Ireland’s favourite sons, The Dubliners. Telling the story of a career spanning 50 years, this talented cast of musicians and singers brings the music of this iconic group to life.
See them live at Medina Theatre on Wednesday, March 20th at 7.30pm. Book now at
www.medinatheatre.co.uk or call 01983 823884


Huge Challenging Spring Quiz

Young people’s charity Challenge & Adventure will be holding The Huge Challenging Spring Quiz on Friday, March 8th.
Returning to Gurnard Pines, the quizzing kicks off at 7pm with some amazing prizes to be won, including a first prize of £100 and chocolate and wine hampers for the runners-up, donated by The Cooperative Funeral Care. There will also be a huge raffle throughout the evening.
Tom Stroud will be returning as Quiz Master, with Malcolm Randall setting the questions. Team registrations are open (£20 per team of four). To register your team, go to www.challengeadventure.org.uk/product/huge-challenging-quiz/

Grow up and be grateful – By Emily Wells

On our local skate ramp some clever soul has scrawled ‘Don’t grow up it’s a trap’…(they’ve also written something about being ‘the daughters of the witches that wouldn’t burn’ but we’ll ignore that for the purpose of this article).

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Laura Main – John spoke to the Call the Midwife star about her life on stage and screen

Having watched every episode of Call The Midwife, at the top of my interview hitlist was Laura Main, who, initially, played Sister Bernadette before marrying the doctor and becoming Shelagh Turner. I was very excited when my opportunity arose but it wasn’t on set at Nonnatus House, so I didn’t need a bike to get there. It was in her dressing room at the Mayflower, Southampton, where she was playing Princess Fiona in this year’s run of Shrek The Musical.

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