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Saffie's star is raised over her hometown of Leyland

A Christmas star designed specially for Saffie Roussos now overlooks Leyland.
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Bake Off Italia

Facts you never knew about the Great Bake Off worldwide

Although The Great British Bake Off moved to Channel 4 last year, BBC Worldwide still holds the international format rights to the show and sells previous series of the BBC version abroad - including the recent Channel 4 debut.
Arts
Tom Baker appearing as Doctor Who in Doctor Who: Shada

Doctor Who star Tom Baker is back as the Time Lord

Doctor Who star Tom Baker has reprised his role as the Time Lord - to re-shoot part of a story which was halted in the 1970s due to strike action.
Arts
Peter Hook

Low end legends added to bill at punk festival

Two legendary post punk bass players have been added to the bill for next year’s Rebellion Festival at Blackpool’s Winter Gardens.

Music
Lowther Pavilion

Florence’s freak show presented by skilled cast from the Players

Glorious, Lowther Pavilion

Theatre and Comedy
Lowther Pavilion

Hark! Black Friday deals herald the start of festive panto fun

The countdown is on to pantomime time at Lowther Pavilion - oh yes it is!

Theatre and Comedy
Fish tacos from The Road To Mexico by Rick Stein

How to make Rick Stein's fish tacos with chilli and coriander

You may not want to share these tasty morsels.
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Catherine Walton launched her Tilly Ann & Little Gentleman label this year

Preston designer hosts Tilly Ann & Little Gentleman Christmas fashion show for charity

A Preston children's fashion designer will host the first fashion show of her range this week with proceeds from the event going to charity.

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Poulton Dramas cast of Be My Baby

Tale of survival and hope with swinging 60s sounds

Poulton Drama stage their autumn production this week - Be My Baby

Theatre and Comedy
Katie Markham dons the black dress of Adele

Artists pay tribute to modern musical icons at the Grand Theatre

There’s a triple bill of tributes to singing sensations at the Grand Theatre this weekend.
Music
Has Jim changed his tune on Blackpool?

Does reflective Jim Davidson regret bashing Blackpool now times have changed?

When comic Jim Davidson comes to Viva Blackpool on Wednesday, he may have a bit of grovelling to do.

Theatre and Comedy
John Bishop brings Winging It tour to Blackpool

John Bishop will be 'Winging It' at the Blackpool Opera House

He may be flying high as one of the nation’s favourite comedians, but John Bishop’s keeping his feet firmly on the ground - as his latest tour returns to Blackpool for a second time.
Theatre and Comedy
Aladdin is the panto being presented at Preston Guild Hall this year

Win tickets for a family of four to see Aladdin at Preston Guild Hall

Preston Guild Hall will make all your wishes come true with this year’s magical family pantomime Aladdin – and here’s a chance for a family of four to win tickets.
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There will be lots of festive goodies to be had at Crafty Vintage in Scorton

Things to do (November 24 to 26)

There are some great events coming up, some festive, some not:

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Kara Lily Hayworth as Cilla Black

Review: Cilla the musical at Manchester Palace Theatre

Much like Cilla's career, the start of her musical at Manchester's Palace started with a slight technical hitch but it did little to dampen the brilliance of what followed.

Theatre and Comedy
Barrique

Lancashire recommends... wine bars

Here is a list of the top wine bars in Lancashire
News
Chorley Christmas market

Where are this year's Christmas markets in Lancashire?

Here is a round up of festive markets in the region.
News
Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean

Dancing on Ice Live Tour

Skating fans have a double dose of good news as following the return of Dancing in Ice comes its live UK tour next spring.
News
Paul Metcalfe as Rod Stewart, in Some Guys Have All The Luck, which is coming to Blackpool Grand Theatre

Paul Metcalfe’s tribute to Rod Stewart at Blackpool’s Grand Theatre

There could hardly be a more fitting title to a show chronicling and celebrating the music of rock icon Rod Stewart than ‘Some Guys Have All The Luck’.
Music
Teletubbies

Tubbies say Eh-oh to friends on stage at Palace Theatre Manchester

TELETUBBIES LIVE, Palace Theatre, Manchester
Theatre and Comedy
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