Category Archive: entertainment

Jul 29

An Olympic start

The queen drops in

                      It’s estimated that about twenty seven million people in the UK watched the Olympic opening ceremony last night. It was indeed a triumph, and most of the critics agree. It really was one of those rare moments when you realise that this country is …

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Jul 27

Just for laughs…

Jeremy Hunt Olympic bell

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Jul 08

Olympic torch relay passes through…

  Today was the big day, the day that the Olympic torch came through our area on its way to the London 2012 opening ceremony on the 27th of July, more about that here. The weather tried hard to disrupt things but our spirit won out. We expected rain and a cold wind…it’s mid summer …

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Jul 02

Tewin Village fete

Jake Wood, Eastenders Max Branning

Tewin village held it’s annual summer fete this Saturday on the village green. The weather was fine and the crowd filled the green entirely. It was a genteel and relaxed affair which aimed to raise money for charity and support local community amenities.     The organisers held a charity auction for a signed streetsign, …

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Jun 30

Big events in July

The height of Summer is upon us (somebody tell the weather controller!), there are many outdoor events taking place in July.  We may not be able to influence the weather for them, but we can help make them a success by turning out and supporting them. This site wishes all of them the best of …

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Jun 24

Famous names in our midst

Jennings schoolboy reading

In our celebrity driven popular culture claims to fame and local connections to well known faces abound…currently the most well known  being Lewis Hamilton and Alesha Dixon. Recently two more have come to our attention. One internationally famous and living, the other less so but still a worthy mention here. Anthony Buckeridge (1912 -2004) wrote …

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Jun 22

Events this weekend

It’s a busy weekend in our area,  a couple of events are listed below:        

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Jun 09

Welwyn (G.C.) Drama Festival

Welwyn Drama festival

The annual Welwyn drama festival looks better than ever this year, it runs from the coming Monday (11th) to Saturday with a different production by a different theatre group every night. Ticket prices are very reasonable, bookings can be made at the at the Campus West box office, or online HERE. This site wishes the …

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