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Brian Conley as 'PT Barnum'. Photo by Johan Persson

Six of the Best: Cultural highlights not to miss this week

Roll up for Brian Conley in Barnum, Simon Amstell, music and theatre, SIMON PARKIN picks six cultural highlights not to miss this week.

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Box Tale Soup's version of Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Six of the Best: Cultural highlights not to miss this weekend

An innovative version of Alice in Wonderland, and folk-rock, comedy and Bach’s masterpiece, SIMON PARKIN picks six cultural highlights not to miss this weekend.

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The junior string ensembles playing at the Norfolk County Music Festival 2015. The Mini Cellos group play before the adjudicator. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Norfolk County Music Festival is off to a flying start

Venues across Norwich are being filled with music as the annual Norfolk County Music Festival celebrates its 90th anniversary year.

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Young cellists taking part in the Norfolk County Music Festival at the Central Baptist Church, Duke Street. Victoria Davies, 6. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY.

Young cellists perform in Norfolk County Music Festival

Young cellists are among those who have been taking part in this year’s Norfolk County Music Festival.

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Film & Cinema See all

Undated Film Still Handout from The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel. Pictured: Left to Right, Celia Imrie as Madge Hardcastle, Ronald Pickup as Norman Cousins, Diana Hardcastle as Carol, Judi Dench as Evelyn Greenslade, Maggie Smith as Muriel Donnely and Bill Nighy as Douglas Ainslie. See PA Feature FILM Film Reviews. Picture credit should read: PA Photo/Laurie Sparham/Twentieth Century Fox. WARNING: This picture must only be used to accompany PA Feature FILM Film Reviews.

Film of the week: The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (PG)

Towards the end of The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, a secret inspector is asked for an honest assessment of Jaipur’s luxury development for residents in their golden years.

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Comedy See all

Milton Jones and the Temple of Daft

Review: Milton Jones

There may have been a plot somewhere deep in Milton Jones’ latest show, but it really didn’t matter.

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The Seventh Heaven Burger and Waffle House which has opened on Exchange Street. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

Waffles and burgers on the menu at heavenly new Norwich restaurant

A dozen customers queueing for their first taste of Norwich’s newest restaurant were hoping its waffles and burgers would reach celestial heights of culinary excellence.

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Adnams' award-winning Longshore vodka being made at the Copper House Distillery in Southwold.
Jonathan Adnams with a bottle of the Longshore vodka.

Picture: James Bass

That’s the spirit - Adnams’ produces award-winning Longshore vodka

They beat the Baltics, despite being better known for brewing beer and now their vodka has been hailed as the best in the world. STACIA BRIGGS went to Southwold to visit Adnams’ award-winning distillery.

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A family fun day will be held at the Canary and Linnet on the bank holiday Monday (August 25th) in aid of Help for Heroes. Photo: Ian Burt.

Pub of the week: the Canary and Linnet at Little Fransham

When Lynsey Rush first stepped into the Canary and Linnet, it was love at first sight – and she was determined to give the pub the attention she felt it deserved.

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Art & Exhibitions See all

Ashton Sharman, 9, and his brother, Callum, 10, with one of the finished baby GoGoDragons!, as they prepare to take one of the blank baby GoGoDragons! for their fellow pupils at the Hall School to paint. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY.

Baby GoGoDragons! fly into classrooms across Norfolk

Some rather unusual pupils are flying into classrooms across Norfolk as the GoGoDragons! schools project gathers pace.

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Artists and sponsors with one of the heritage GoGoDragons. From left, back, the sponsors, Simon Linestead, Nurture Financial Planning; Lee Boswell, Alan Boswell Group; Dave Brown, Gasway; Rebecca Downie, Intu Chapelfield; and Heath Alexander-Bew, Alan Boswell Group. Front, artists Fiona Muller and Tim Edwards. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY.

Sponsors snap up dragons celebrating Norwich’s heritage

People will be able to explore parts of Norwich’s history while spotting dragons this summer after four sponsors pledged their support to a special project.

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Books See all

Queue outside Jarrolds for Tanya Burr book signing

Video: Hundreds queue to meet their idol YouTube star Tanya Burr at Jarrolds in Norwich

Fashion fans turned up in their masses in Norwich, to meet their vlogging hero Tanya Burr.

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