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Tens of thousands showed up for this year’s greatest display of food in Thame. The huge crowd got to see celebrity chefs cook the best as well as having a choice of fine meals, wine and produce for every taste
Birmingham and Manchester airports join Heathrow for screenings of people arriving from Ebola affected countries. Gatwick and Eurostar under way. Health Dept has warned it was “now entirely possible someone with Ebola will come to the UK.” But response units were ready and prepared. The deadly disease has brought concern and fear.
Mick Jagger said it was a long struggle but eventually got the full rights to the James Brown music. This resulted in him joining award winners, producer Brian Brazer and director Tate Taylor in making the film Get on Up, the life story of the soul singer
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This is an amazing dance back to the seventies when youth culture was daring and passionate. It forces two best friends to confront rivalry, violence and drug abuse as their friendship and loyalties are tested to the limit
There’s lots of film entertainment during October that will thrill, scare and have you covering your face in your hands. Catch The Big Picture it will give you an opportunity to choose your kind of films to visit this month
Happy Birthday Angela Lansbury! Earlier this year she was given a huge welcome when she returned to Poplar where she grew up. Dame Angela’s visit was applauded when she sat down and spoke to her fans from the East End and elsewhere. Her Grandfather George Lansbury was MP for the area.
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A creative monument is to be built to mark the dead of the River Thames. About 50 people die a year through either suicide, accidents or crime. It has been found that some families cannot find closure because of having nowhere to go to mourn. The video plans to change this
The number of deaths in the River Thames has fallen. It’s mainly due to fast action of mobile phones. A former Thames river Policeman tells of his experiences while on the beat. He welcomes the Thames Well Wishing Memorial project to help grieving families