RUNNERS have been encouraged to support Cancer Research UK by pounding the tarmac of Oxford Airport’s runway. The airport near Kidlington has organised a Midnight Runway Run which will see participants run under powerful floodlights from 11pm on September 16. There will be a 5k and a 10k race, with the shorter distance requiring two […]
Stars of stage and screen flocked to the newly refurbished Lyric Theatre in Hammersmith to attend the premiere of Bugsy Malone last week. New EastEnders star Bonnie Langford, West End legend Elaine Paige, actress Romola Garai and comedian Mel Giedroyc attended the first night, alongside McBusted star James Bourne and television presenters Janet Ellis and […]
The Reuben Foundation continues its close ties with Great Ormond Street Hospital in London and has contributed a meaningful amount towards a new Centre for Paediatric Virology at Great Ormond Street Hospital in London. The Reuben Centre for Paediatric Virology and Metagenomics (RCPVM) has been established at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) and the UCL […]
The Lyric has staged plenty of tough urban dramas in its time and, sure enough, the show that launches the newly refurbished theatre (after a £20m development) opens with a young victim of gang warfare being gunned to the ground.
Sir Alan Parker has confessed that a new stage version of his hit film Bugsy Malone reduced him to tears — and he predicts its young performers will go on to stardom. Speaking as the show launched a £20 million redevelopment of the Lyric Hammersmith, the director said: “This is magnificent. I’ve never liked theatrical […]
Gazette & Herald THE Princess Royal is set to make a second visit to Malton this summer to officially open the Injured Jockey Fund’s (IJF) new rehabilitation and fitness centre in the town. A handover of Jack Berry House is being made from the main contractor to the charity this week with the facility expected to welcome […]