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I'm a Celebrity 2012: 'single' girl Ashley arrives in Brisbane

COULD one half of any potential I’m a Celebrity 2012 romance storyline have turned up at Brisbane airport?

Solihull fund raisers walking on coals for the Meningitis Trust

I ADMIT that the prospect of taking a walk across 1200F embers unnerved me somewhat.

Francesca Martinez: Interview

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FRANCESCA Martinez thought her dad was crazy when he suggested that she’d make a great stand-up comic.

Doctor Who star visits Solihull

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LOOK who came to town...

Another trust

IN response to your reader’s comments about Ward 10 at Solihull Hospital I think that it is very important to make it clear that the mental health services at the hospital are not run by the hospital they are run by Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Trust, which is a separate organisation.

MS awareness

THIS week is Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Week, and I’d like to tell your readers about this disabling neurological disease.

Collectors gather for NEC show

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STARS of film, television and sport are attending the Memorabilia Show this weekend at the NEC.

Jean Michel Jarre, Birmingham NIA

THINGS that were once futuristic can look horribly outdated - Amstrad computers, moon boots, early mobile phones...

Culinary wizards

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COOKS, critics, and foodies are descending on the NEC this week for the BBC Good Food Show.

Young chef just misses title win

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A SCHOOLGIRL chef has just missed out on being crowned this year’s Junior Masterchef.

Doctor Who swapping the screen for the stage

GET back behind the sofa! Doctor Who’s most fearsome foes are descending on Birmingham this autumn.

A farm date for Radio 1’s Reggie

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POPULAR DJ Reggie Yates recently swapped his comfortable London studio for the sleepy village of Claverdon.

Paterson’s thumbs-up for the town

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TOP actor Paterson Joseph has been singing the praises of Solihull.

Stars at the show

THOUSANDS crowded into the NEC for last weekend’s Memorabilia Fair - a bi-annual celebration of classic film and TV.

We haven’t got much to moan about

THERE was some nonsense in the national press this week about Britain being the “Worst Place to live in Europe”.

Doctor Who Exhibition, Coventry Transport Museum

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CHANCES are that the children are less than happy about the return to school.

RSC plan on braving The Winter’s Tale

The beginning of the Royal Shakespeare Company’s next long ensemble is set to start with The Winter’s Tale.

Panto is perfect

Robin Hood and his Merry Men have come to the second city - and you won’t find a more fun-filled show this festive season anywhere in the UK.

Lots to cheer in turbulent year

THE only contender to sum up 2008 in a word is ‘RECESSION’.

Hamlet, Courtyard Theatre, Stratford

DOCTOR Who and Star Trek invaded Hamlet for an all star line-up boasting talent that was out of this world.


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