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Paul Hollywood: baking up a treat on tour
July 29, 2014 – 4:32 pm | No Comment
Paul Hollywood: baking up a treat on tour

It seems an almost surreal concept: a man baking in front of a couple of thousand people who are actually paying for the experience. But this isn’t any baker – this is the man known …

Warwick Davis: the small man with big talent
July 29, 2014 – 4:10 pm | No Comment
Warwick Davis: the small man with big talent

Warwick Davis has had a stellar career since he landed his first film role in Star Wars at the age of 11. Now he is on his way to Derby as founder of his own …

Philip Jackson: more than just Poirot’s sidekick
July 29, 2014 – 3:48 pm | 4 Comments
Philip Jackson: more than just Poirot’s sidekick

It was a chance meeting on a Sunday morning in the middle of Nottingham. A stranger casually started a conversation and I almost did a double-take as I realised I was talking to the man …

Sally Ann Triplett: Garland for a West End star
July 29, 2014 – 2:38 pm | No Comment
Sally Ann Triplett: Garland for a West End star

If you’ve been to see a show in the West End over the past 30 years, you’ll almost certainly have seen Sally Ann Triplett playing one of the leading roles. She’s been in everything from …

Sean McKenzie: a part in a show regarded as the biggest in the world
July 29, 2014 – 1:55 pm | No Comment
Sean McKenzie: a part in a show regarded as the biggest in the world

The name may not be instantly recognisable, unless you’re a committed theatre fan. But Derbyshire actor Sean McKenzie has landed a part in a show that’s regarded as the biggest in the world.
That’s not all. …