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David Jordan (Jake Gyllenhaal) and Miranda North (Rebecca Ferguson)

Review: Full-throttle alien thrills with Life

Matt Adcock reviews Life (15), starring Jake Gyllenhaal

Owning a car and carrying cash joining things like Yellow Pages and fax machines on list of  increasingly absurd things in modern life

Owning a car and carrying cash ‘increasingly absurd’ in modern life

Owning a car is bcoming ‘increasingly absurd’ as it carrying cash, according to new research.

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Tom Clancys Ghost Recon: Wildlands

Console Corner: Ghost Recon: Wildlands review

Vast and full of promise but a bit of a wasted opportunity...

Cohesion

Rockers hit Leicester venue

Sunderland Indie rock quintet Cohesion release their second EP Pleasures of the Earth today and head to the region as part of their UK tour on Saturday.

Alexandra Burke in Sister Act

Interview: Heavenly role for Alexandra Burke in Northampton

Alexandra Burke does seem to have cornered the market in playing divas in peril.

Leisure Guide rss

A new Dawn for the action RPG genre

Console Corner: Horizon Zero Dawn review

New Dawn for the action RPG.

Whetherspoons' free app lets customers avoid the bar and order food and drink straight to their table

Market Harborough pub launches free app so customers can avoid the bar

Forget queuing at the bar, a Market Harborough pub has launched a free ‘Order & Pay’ iPhone and android app, so food can be now be delivered directly to customer’s tables.

One in seven pick their pet based on potential social media likes

One in seven pick their pet based on potential social media ‘likes’

One in seven people pick a cat or dog based on how many ‘likes’ they think their pet will get on social media, a new survey has found.

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Indoor target practice with the Mounties.

Travel: Training with the Mounties and discovering a gangsters hideout

In his second features about one of Canada's lesser known provinces, travel writer Alan Wooding spends time with the Royal Canadian Mounted Police at their headquarters in Regina and discovers the hiding place of one of America's most notorious criminals.

Rise of the robots: the jobs set to be overtaken by technology

Rise of the robots: the jobs set to be overtaken by technology

Salespeople, spreadsheet jockeys and, er, journalists will be the first jobs to hit the scrapheap due to advances in technology, according to a leading technology expert.

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Events & Exhibitions rss

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Your chance to meet the Framework Brewery team

You can meet the team behind Leicestershire’s latest brewers, Framework Brewery, on Thursday, March 30.

Derek Hunt working on a stained glass window in his studio at Medbourne.
PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER

FEATURE: How Derek gives his village a touch of glass

A fox peeps out from behind a tree in Derek Hunt’s Medbourne studio.

Pictures of the 41 who died from Hallaton during the Great War.
PICTURE: ANDREW CARPENTER

Little museum’s exhibition is up for national award

An exhibition in a little village museum in the Harborough district has been shortlisted in the prestigious national Heritage and Media Awards 2017.

Three Artists show on The Stade

Local jazz hero and marathon fundraiser Mike Hatchard is one of Three Artists in a new show at The Stade on Rock-n-ore, Hastings, in early April.

Market Harborough Choral Society

European masterpieces in Harborough

Some of the best composers from continental Europe will be celebrated at the weekend in the latest concert by Market Harborough Choral Society.

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