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WATCH: Sneak preview of Last Tango in Halifax Christmas special

Last Tango in Halifax will waltz back on to our screens this Christmas with a two-part festive special.

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Win tickets for Lego Movie

Win tickets for Lego Movie

Here’s a brilliant Christmas treat for the kids - the chance to win one of three family tickets to see The Lego Movie.

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Thease are believed to be the mummified legs of Queen Nefertari. Photo by Professor Joann Fletcher

Yorkshire TV stars discover Egyptian Queen Nefertari's mummified legs

These 3,000 year old mummified legs are believed to be those of Egyptian Queen Nefertari, identified by Yorkshire's own world renowned experts and TV stars Professor Joann Fletcher and  partner Dr Stephen Buckley.

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Yorkshire debut for new film

Yorkshire debut for new film

Set and filmed entirely in Yorkshire, the tense and clever drama ‘The Incident’ will be shown at Hebden Bridge Picture House on Saturday - and will be introduced by the director Jane Linfoot.

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Happy Valley nominated for ANOTHER award

Happy Valley could add another award to its glittering haul, this time at the 2017 Broadcast awards.

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Flood film premiere to showcase community spirit and courage

Flood film premiere to showcase community spirit and courage

The long awaited community film about the response to the Boxing Day floods gets its first public airing at Hebden Bridge town hall in association with the Hebden Bridge Arts Festival.

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Smash series Happy Valley picks up more awards

It’s done it again.

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Hebden Bridge to host special screening of Sally Wainwright’s Bronte drama

Hebden Bridge to host special screening of Sally Wainwright’s Bronte drama

Hebden Bridge will host a special preview screening of a new drama about the Bronte family.

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Spotted: Derek Jacobi and Anne Reid filming Last Tango in Halifax

Spotted: Derek Jacobi and Anne Reid filming Last Tango in Halifax

Last Tango in Halifax will waltz back onto the small screen for a two-part Christmas special.

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NO MANS LAND by Pinter,       , Writer - Harold Pinter, Director - Sean Mathias, Set and costumes - Stephen Brimson Lewis, Lighting - Peter Kaczorowski, Sheffield, 2016, Credit: Johan Persson

McKellen and Stewart in No Man’s Land ...

Several fabulous live productions will be screened at The Vue, Halifax, The Rex Elland and Hebden Bridge Picture House as stage comes to the big screen.

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Last Tango in Halifax film base, at Halifax Vandals RUFC, Warley

Filming for Last Tango in Halifax Christmas special gets underway in Calderdale

Calderdale is certainly living up to its ‘Callywood’ title as filming for Last Tango in Halifax gets underway.

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A valley that oozes charm and beauty

A valley that oozes charm and beauty

It would be fair to say film-making duo Peter Thornton and Ray Riches don’t have to try too hard to bring out the beauty of Calderdale’s magnificent valleys.

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VIDEO: New Michael Jackson Thriller project revealed by John Landis in Sheffield

Michael Jackson fans are to be thrilled all over again with a 'spectacular' new top secret Thriller project, original director John Landis has revealed during a visit to Sheffield.
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The show must go on ...

The show must go on ...

A planned appearance by movie star Shirley Anne Field at the screening of her 1960 classic film Saturday Night, Sunday Morning to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Halifax Film Society was postponed this week after the 78-year-old actress was admitted to hospital.

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Ian Hislop and Nick Newman in Sheffield. (Scott Merrylees).

Laughing in the face of war - The Wipers Times comes to Yorkshire

Ian Hislop and Nick Newman’s play about the story of a satirical newspaper created amidst the horrors of the Western Front is coming to Yorkshire. Chris Bond went to meet them.

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Hollywood filmmaking legend John Landis

WIN: Thriller director John Landis talk tickets in Sheffield

Hollywood legend John Landis - who directed Michael Jackson's iconic Thriller video - will give a talk in Sheffield this weekend and we have the last tickets to be won in our free competition.

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Chris and Sue Gardner who are selling the Last of the Summer Wine exhibition in Holmfirth.
 PIC: Tony Johnson

Couple look for a buyer for Last of the Summer Wine Exhibition and Gift Shop after more than 13 years

IT WAS a romantic balcony scene with a twist on Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet.

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One reader says they arent interested in what happens to Bake-Off and its stars Paul Hollywood and Mary Berry (pictured)

Catherine Scott: Will you be watching Bake Off on Channel 4 ?

The Great British Bake Off is an institution in our house. It is one of those few occasions, like the Olympics, when we all sit down as a family and watch the successes and the disasters that befall the amateur bakers.

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Will The Jungle Book live action remake become children's classic?

Join Mowgli and Baloo for a walk in the jungle

Brighouse Cinema kicks off its autumn season on September 15 with the recent retelling of Rudyard Kipling’s Jungle Book.

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Classic shows in iconic local venues

Classic shows in iconic local venues

Throughout September Square Chapel Centre for the Arts - which is being extensively refurbished - will screen and perform 13 immersive pop-up films and plays in ‘Other Rooms’, spaces and venues across Halifax.

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