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Nintendo Switch launches this week: 8 things to know

New console launches are always exciting even if we have seen a fair share of complete flops over the years, mentioning no names (Mega CD, Atari Jaguar, Sega Dreamcast.... need I go on).

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Do you know someone who drinks more than 7 pints a week?

Men who sup more than seven pints of beer a week for several years ‘raise heart disease risk’

Men who drink more than a pint of beer a day over several years may increase their risk of heart disease by prematurely ageing their arteries, new research suggests.

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Ghost Recon is going openworld for the first time and it looks great

Console Corner: Ghost Recon goes openworld

The superb Tom Clancy Ghost Recon franchise is set for its first venture into an openworld setting when Wildlands launches next month.

Lifestyle
Rufus Hound as Dr Prentice in What the Butler Saw.

Interview: Comedian and actor Rufus Hound talks about new play in Leicester

Stand-up comedian, panelist, presenter and actor Rufus Hound comes to Curve in Leicester in what is regarded as Joe Orton’s finest play.

Theatre and Comedy
Shrek the Musical coming to Northampton

Musical Shrek comes to Northampton

It might be more than a year away, but there’s an early chance to be a believer as tickets have gone on sale for a show packed with ogres, heroes and fairy tales.
Theatre and Comedy
Mamma Mia from the 2016-17 tour

Take a chance on Mamma Mia in Northampton

Gimme gimme gimme tickets after midnight as they go on sale for the ABBA musical coming to Northampton.

Theatre and Comedy
A new display is opening up at the Harry Potter studios

Precious treat for Harry Potter fans

A permanent expansion is to be added to the Harry Potter Studio Tour in Leavesden next month (March).

Whats on
Keanu Reeves as John Wick

Review: Stylish and energetic action with the return of John Wick

Matt Adcock reviews John Wick Chapter 2 (15), starring Keanu Reeves

Arts
Adult flute choir performing at the church

Afternoon of music in Harborough church

The Great Bowden Recital Trust Chamber Ensemble, Adult Flute Choir and Sax Choir have teamed up for a concert this weekend.

Music
The Twits

Review - The Twits at Royal & Derngate, Northampton

Roald Dahl's The Twits is brought to life with a brilliant cast and to a fantastic music set.

Theatre and Comedy
Sophie Ellis Bextor

Almond, Ellis-Bextor and Tunstall to play Flashpoint Festival at Rockingham Castle

Deacon Blue, Marc Almond, Sophie Ellis-Bextor and KT Tunstall are among the names who will headline the Flashpoint Festival at Rockingham Castle this summer.

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Shazia Mirza

Interview: Shazia Mirza talks Donald Trump and ISIS during Northampton show

“It does work though – you can see how wound up he gets over the slightest provocation.”

Theatre and Comedy
Rehearsals for two one act plays coming to Harborough Theatre

Double the drama served up in Harborough

Theatregoers can get two plays for the price of one when Market Harborough Drama Society stages two one act plays.

Theatre and Comedy
Liza Goddard

Interview: Liza Goddard talks ahead of Northampton dates

Actors are often told that they should never work with children or animals.

Theatre and Comedy
The story involves Batman working with other people - for a change

Review: Lego Batman film is a bricky blocky blast

Matt Adcock reviews The Lego Batman Movie (U)

Arts
Henceforward

Interview: Doctor Who star Jacqueline King talks about Northampton show

There probably isn't any real guidance to playing a deranged android childminder when you train to be an actor.

Theatre and Comedy
The Twits

You would be a twit to miss adaptation of children’s classic at Northampton

One of the most popular works by Roald Dahl can be seen at Northampton’s Royal & Derngate just in time for the half term holidays.

Theatre and Comedy
Henceforward

Review - Henceforward at Royal & Derngate, Northampton

There was a strange atmosphere for the production by the legendary Alan Ayckbourn

Theatre and Comedy
REVEALED: Netflix codes to unlock full film and TV show list

REVEALED: Netflix codes to unlock full film and TV show list

It’s the most popular entertainment streaming service in the world and has revolutionised how we consume films and television shows.

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Sweet-toothed coffee lovers have weekly calories of over three cans of Coke

Sweet-toothed coffee lovers have weekly calories of over three cans of Coke

Sweet toothed latte or flat white drinkers drink the same amount of calories as three-and-a half cans of Coke, nutritionists said.

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