New Vic Announce Changes To Events Programme

NEW VIC THEATRE ANNOUNCE CHANGES TO FUTURE PROGRAMME OF EVENTS The New Vic Theatre has taken the decision to reschedule some of their programme of future events up until the 28 April. Also, The Company of Wolves, originally due to take place between Wednesday 21 May – Saturday 13 June this year, involved a number of international artists who […]

£1.4 Million For Churnet Valley Railway

£1.4 million for Churnet Valley Railway signals green light for bringing rail line to Leek.The Churnet Valley Railway (CVR) is celebrating after securing over £1.4m to bring this hugely popular visitor attraction to Leek.The European Agriculture Fund for Rural Development (EARDF) has awarded £1,427,906.83 to the CVR for the Heritage Railway Infrastructure project to ‘Re-connect […]

Darts – Ian White Wins First Title Of 2020

White wins first title of 2020 at Players Championship 8 Ian White claimed his first title of the year at Players Championship 8 in Barnsley on Sunday, defeating James Wade 8-3 in the final. White produced an incredibly consistent level throughout the day, averaging over 100 in all but one of his seven victories, including a 111.3 […]

Under The Covers’ Recipe of the Day – Potato Bread (Farls)

This is today’s recipe of the day for Sunday 15th March 2020 Potato Bread (Farls) Makes 6, Prep 20min, Cook 10min  450g x Cooked Potatoes 55g x Butter 110g x Self-Raising Flour, or as needed 1/2 x Pinch Salt Heat a lightly greased flat griddle or heavy based frying pan over medium-high heat. Mash the […]

Planning A Special Mother’s Day In Staffordshire

Planning a Special Mother’s Day in Staffordshire Make your Mother’s Day extra special in Staffordshire, with its wonderful countryside, fabulous food, great town and country shopping, fun and adventure, fascinating history and museums as well as animal attractions, stunning gardens, lively events and festivals.  Dine out Mother’s Day is the one day of the year that your […]

Gareth Gates To Star In Footloose

Selladoor Productions today announces that Gareth Gates will join the cast of Footloose The Musical as Willard, in the brand-new UK Tour, coming to the Regent Theatre, Stoke- on-Trent, Monday 9 – Saturday 14 November.   Gareth Gates rose to fame through the inaugural series of Pop Idol in 2002, going on to sell over 5 million records worldwide and have hits across the globe. His […]

Darts – 9 Dart MVG Wins Ladbrokes Open

NINE-DART VAN GERWEN’S LADBROKES UK OPEN GLORY Michael van Gerwen followed a sensational nine-dart finish with a third Ladbrokes UK Open title in a glorious Sunday at the Butlin’s Minehead Resort as he defeated Gerwyn Price 11-9 in the final. Van Gerwen had endured three months without a tournament win since claiming November’s Players Championship […]

Under The Covers’ Recipe of the Day – Guinness & Chocolate Cake

This is today’s recipe of the day for Sunday 8th March 2020 Guinness & Chocolate Cake  Serves 8, Ready in 55mins 250ml x Guinness 250g x Butter 100g x Dark Bitter chocolate 70%, broken up 400g x Caster Sugar Small tub of Soured Cream or Crème Fraiche 2 x Medium Eggs 275g x Plain Flour […]