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Jasper Carrott

Jasper still has crowds rocking with laughter

Jasper Carrott is back on the road again with his musical mates to Stand Up And Rock!

Solihull Chamber overall winner Jane Weaver with Des Correia of sponsors Ove Arup and Chamber president Joe Kelly from Birmingham Airport

Tailors named Solihull News' Business Person of the Month

Celebrity dressmakers Kusum and Mansukhlal Tailor, who come from a long line of tailors, have won the coveted award after opening their first public store in Solihull

Jasper Carrott to headline Solihull Comedy Festival Lolihull

JASPER Carrott will headline Solihull’s new comedy and literature festival, announced by the borough’s Business Improvement District.

Tony Jacklin heads up at Nailcote Hall's Farmfood British Par 3 Championships near Solihull

GOLF legends are appearing at Nailcote Hall in Berkswell from Tuesday August 7-10.

Let there be drums as ELO’s Bev plays the Arts Complex

BEV Bevan reckons his audiences these days are rather calmer than those that crowded into gigs at the start of his career.

Celebrities take on golf challenge

Celebrities came out in force at the Farmfoods British Par 3 Championship.

All-star line-up at golfing event

It promises to be a sensational week at the Farmfoods British Par 3 Championship this year.

Magician in the red

MAGICIAN Ben Hanlin, known for his celebrity-finding skills, set himself a new challenge for Red Nose Day.

Joanne to get race underway

RADIO WM’s Joanne Malin will be setting runners on their way at this year’s Knowle Fun Run.

Rolf ready to rock at arena

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ROLF Harris has been added to the Rock With Laughter bill this weekend at the LG Arena.

Barrow of cash reward for winning a nailbiter

RICHARD O’Hanlon held his nerve to be crowned the Farmfoods British Par 3 Champion following a titanic struggle at Solihull’s Nailcote Hall.

Nostalgic play now appears on canvas

A SELL-out play by local funnyman Malcolm Stent has been immortalised on canvas.

Celeb search starts as Karren pulls out

KARREN Brady will no longer be starting Knowle Fun Run, organisers announced this week.

Sir Alan’s sidekick set to get fun run off to a start

BUSINESSWOMAN Karren Brady will be launching this year’s Knowle Fun Run.

Bookatz of golfing talent

Golfing celebrities and pros got into the swing at the Farmfoods’ British Par 3 Championship at Nailcote Hall last week.

Jacklin all ready to tee off

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IT’S hard to believe it, but just like man landing on the moon, it has been 40 years since Ryder Cup Captain Tony Jacklin CBE won his first major championship at the Open in 1969.

Stars add backing to charity ball

JASPER Carrott and Noel Edmonds will be backing a glamorous charity ball organised by Solihull charity Troop Aid.

Everyone had a 14 grand ball

MORE than £14,000 was raised at this year’s Mayor’s Borough Ball for Macmillan Cancer Support.

Comedian adds backing to run

LESS than two months from now, hundreds of runners will be lining up to take part in the Knowle Fun Run.

Don Maclean will be the celebrity who starts this year's Knowle Fun Run

Don Maclean to start this year's Knowle Fun Run

TOP comedian Don Maclean will be supporting this year’s Knowle Fun Run.


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