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August 17, 2018 11:08 PM Britney braves the rain to put on a show in Scarborough

Britney Spears fans were never going to let a return to typical British summer weather put a damper on her arrival back in the UK. After Tokyo, Las Vegas, Berlin and New York, Scarborough’s Open Air Theatre was perhaps not the most obvious setting as Britney brought her Piece of Me tour to Britain. And the drizzle started as the support act, Pitbull 6

August 17, 2018 6:01 AM Showband with something new

FOLLOWING their sell out tour of 2017, Scotland’s top Showband Spatz and Co, presents a completely new programme and show of live music and song. And they will be at Kirkcaldy's Adam Smith Theatre on Saturday August 25. Called “Something in the Air…”, the band move seamlessly from the Big Band sounds of Glenn Miller and Duke Ellington, to the standards 5

August 17, 2018 5:06 AM Newspaper headlines: Aretha Franklin dies and 'Cipriani case causes outrage'

The death of Aretha Franklin dominates the front pages with the Guardian devoting most of its cover to a large picture of the singer. "She was the living definition of soul" and her music was the "soundtrack to the resistance", the paper reports. "Respect for the Queen of Soul" is the main headline on the i atop a large picture of Aretha Franklin. She died aged 76 after 7

August 15, 2018 8:28 PM Deezer reveals Madonna’s most streamed songs as she turns 60

Eighties classics from Madonna’s back catalogue are amongst her most popular hits in the year she turns 60, figures from Deezer have shown. Tracks from around 30 years ago are currently dominating the star’s Top 10 list on the personal music streaming platform. The Queen of Pop’s summery hit Holiday (1983) is her most streamed song of 2018 so far. Other 6

August 15, 2018 4:00 PM York College twins Adam and Ben Quilter face the music on A-level results day

THOUSANDS of students from across York, North and East Yorkshire will get their A-Level results tomorrow. Among them are musical twins Adam and Ben Quilter who are looking forward to taking up places at two of London’s top conservatoires. Trombonist Adam and his drummer brother Ben, are going on to study at Guildhall School of Music and Drama and Trinity 5

August 15, 2018 12:28 PM York rocker Stevie Ze receives UK Subs 40th anniversary box set to honour his drummer days

YORK punk stalwart Stevie Ze Suicide has been presented with the first of two UK Subs' 40th anniversary box sets, The Albums, Volume 1, A To M, in recognition of his years as the band's drummer. Stevie, who did his stick work under his real name of Steve Roberts, was in the line-up from 1979 to 1981, returning to the ranks in 1986, 1994 and for the 25th anniversary 5

August 15, 2018 11:03 AM Calling all ex-pupils and staff of Commonweal School

A MAJOR reunion is being planned for ex-pupils and staff of one of Swindon’s best known schools. Town centre venue MECA will host the gathering of Commonweal old boys, old girls and teachers on Saturday, September 22, beginning at 7pm. Tickets are priced at £5, and any surplus funds will be divided between four good causes – Prospect Hospice, Commonweal 6

August 15, 2018 11:00 AM Thousands of residents flock to annual carnival beer festival event held at school

AN ANNUAL beer festival attracted thousands of visitors in the run up to a town’s carnival. The fourth Southend Carnival Beer Festival was held at Westleigh Junior School, Ronald Hill Grove, Leigh, during the weekend. The event was hosted by Southend Carnival Events and helps raise funds for the carnival procession and Essex based charities. There were real ales, ciders 5

August 15, 2018 10:41 AM Paul Young reveals how Gino D’Acampo burgling his home affected memories of late wife

PAUL YOUNG, who previously fronted the band Kat Kool and the Kool Cats, has revealed the difficult memories of Gino D’Acampo burgling his home back in 1998 have hit home again following the death of his wife Stacey. The 62-year-old singer said he lost music which reminded him of his wife Stacey – who died in January - because of the incident 20 years 6

August 15, 2018 6:01 AM Win tickets to big show

A hugely talented group of performers will bring you highlights from shows old and new such as “The Book of Mormon”, “Chicago”, “Funny Girl”, “Shrek”, “Anything Goes” and “Matilda”. The cast have been selected from various companies to provide a great evening of entertainment for one night only! The dance troupe includes Beth Donaldson, Kirsty Donaldson 6