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Colin Jackson and Erin Boag joined npower's workforce in Solihull as part of Macmillan Coffee Morning

Strictly stars salsa their way to Solihull for charity event

Olympic hurdler Colin Jackson reunited with his professional dance partner Erin Boag to strut their stuff at Solihull’s branch of npower

Aspring young dancers to wow at A Taste of Solihull

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OVER 50 borough youngsters put BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing stars to shame last weekend as they showcased their talents at A Taste of Solihull.

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.

WIN Solihull News tickets to see Calendar Girls at the Birmingham Hippodrome!

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WIN Solihull News tickets to see Calendar Girls at the Birmingham Hippodrome!

Brendan casts his spell for an evening of dance magic

Brendan Cole - Live and Unjudged will be coming to New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham, on January 23.

Two step for stars of Strictly

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STARS of Strictly Come Dancing, Darren Bennett and Lilia Kopylova, waltzed their way into Solihull Station last week.

Foxtrotting Bees dance their way to victory

Birmingham Solihull 31 v Blaydon 8

All-star line-up at golfing event

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

Strictly star shapes up

TV dance star Erin Boag stepped out with residents of The Priory Nursing and Residential Home in Shirley on Tuesday to help them dance their way to better health as part of Bupa’s Shall We Dance initiative.

£1,000 bid for charity

A SOLIHULL Zumba instructor is hoping to raise £1,000 for Breakthrough Breast Cancer this weekend.

Am dram panto ‘a triumph’

Hansel & Gretel, Castle Bromwich Theatre Group, Arden Hall

Soccer fun

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A PACKED crowd enjoyed an entertaining evening at Solihull Arts Complex when England legend Peter Shilton joined the BBC’s voice of football John Motson and Deadringers’s Kevin Connolly for a night of light-hearted fun hosted by TV’s Gary Newbon.

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.

‘Tuffers’ secrets to staying in trim

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Reporter Eliot Mullett caught up with ex-England cricketer Phil Tufnell this week to find out how he keeps trim.

Strictly celebs take to the stage

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STARS from Strictly Come Dancing descended on the LG Arena last week, for the Solihull-leg of the latest live tour.

Strictly comes to Solihull

HAVING entertained more than 500,000 Strictly fans over two sell-out tours, Strictly Come Dancing - the Live Tour - returned to the LG Arena this week.

No clothes

I DO hope Ken Meeson will soon come to the notice of the producers of Strictly Come Dancing: the way he tap-dances around the truth (letters, 8 January).

Rebecca is taking steps to stardom

AT just 11-years-old, twinkle-toed Rebecca Scott is flying the flag for the British ballroom and latin dance scene.

Traditional fairy tales are given 21st century twist

FAIRY tales will be given a new spin in a family show coming to the Birmingham Library Theatre.

Stars line up at Solihull Arts Complex for Macmillan Cancer Support

A STAGE drama depicting the stories of five women surviving cancer, including two from Solihull, took to the stage last weekend.


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