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2:10pm Tuesday 10th December 2013
SPORTING a rather impressive beard Paul Michael Glaser has been recognised less frequently for his most famous role as Starsky while he has been touring the UK with Fiddler on the Roof. But London cabbies have clocked on and spoken to him about the hit American TV series.
2:40pm Sunday 8th December 2013
10:50am Sunday 1st December 2013
1:50pm Friday 29th November 2013
2:30pm Sunday 24th November 2013
3:12pm Friday 15th November 2013
10:50am Friday 8th November 2013
PANTO season is very nearly upon on us and in Aylesbury festive audiences will see former Eastenders star and all rounder, Anita Dobson, take to the stage as The Wicked Fairy, Carabosse. Aylesbury's Andy Collins is back as Chester the Jester as is Milton Keynes singer, Holly Brewer. Here we chat to the cast.
10:20am Saturday 2nd November 2013
10:00am Saturday 26th October 2013
A HUSBAND and wife illustrating team from Wycombe got the chance of a lifetime after being asked to exhibit alongside their artistic heroes on a charity project involving one of the nation’s best-loved dogs.
4:30pm Sunday 13th October 2013
4:10pm Friday 11th October 2013
RAY Mears would be the perfect man to sit around the camp fire with. Having become a household name for his survivalist skills in the wild you would feel in safe hands if you found yourself against the elements on a camping trip.
11:00am Saturday 5th October 2013
1:30pm Friday 4th October 2013
1:10pm Sunday 29th September 2013
1:30pm Friday 27th September 2013
3:10pm Thursday 26th September 2013
DAMIAN Wilson is coming to High Wycombe tomorrow night as part of his tour, where he will be playing songs from his solo albums. He is a singer-songwriter who has performed as the lead singer in Threshold, Headspace and Landmarq. He has also worked on projects with many other bands and played Jean Valjean in Les Miserables on their UK national tour.
12:50pm Sunday 22nd September 2013
10:50am Sunday 22nd September 2013
10:10am Tuesday 17th September 2013
11:10am Saturday 7th September 2013
A MUM has written a nutrition book for children so they are able to make good food choices throughout their life- and includes characters such as Carlos the clever cauliflower and Pablo the perfect pea.
3:40pm Friday 6th September 2013
THE Urban Rajah is coming to Beaconsfield with stories of his family's journey across three continents and the food they brought with them to England. The food writer, cook and traveller will be talking about his new cook book at a lunch raising money for the South Bucks Hospice.
10:00am Tuesday 3rd September 2013
MANY people up and down the country have watched Dirty Dancing more times than they can remember. The 1987 iconic film starring Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey is probably best known for its award winning soundtrack. That music is being brought to the stage this weekend in Wycombe.
10:10am Sunday 18th August 2013
11:20am Friday 16th August 2013
10:30am Friday 9th August 2013
JOE Pasquale never says no before thinking about it. And with this gung-ho attitude he is half way through a degree, is touring the country with his latest stand-up show, has learned to fly, took up boxing and has completed a marathon. The 51-year-old talked about his upcoming show, Ha Ha Holmes, his midlife crisis and Monty Python.
12:50pm Sunday 28th July 2013
2:20pm Saturday 27th July 2013
2:30pm Friday 26th July 2013
2:50pm Saturday 20th July 2013
11:10am Friday 19th July 2013
IN the village of Chinnor you will find a café serving beautiful homemade cakes and tempting lunch time snacks. And behind the counter you will find celebrity cook, Lotte Duncan. With a published cookbook under her belt, numerous appearances on television and a judge for the Observer Food Awards you would think she would have enough on her plate. But Lotte is also patron of the increasingly popular Thame Food Festival, which is getting even bigger this year.
10:30am Monday 15th July 2013
10:20am Sunday 14th July 2013
HIP-HOP might not be something Bucks is particularly famous for, but a Wycombe-based rapper is planning to change all that with the release of his debut video. Kwakz is a rapper with a difference, ditching the hip-hop scene’s fascination for drugs, girls and guns for his own message of living a life "full of purpose."
1:30pm Monday 8th July 2013
JENNI France grew up in Bledlow and fell in love with opera, which she describes as the "prefect art form", when she went to music college. She is currently starring in the chorus at Garsington Opera before she takes to the stage next year in a principle role.
10:50am Sunday 7th July 2013
PENN Festival is now in its third year. Following the gallons of rain and mud last year organisers are hoping for a drier affair at this month's event, which will see a host of established bands and new music coming to the two stages. For ska fans there is plenty to see including The Beat, The Selecter and Neville Staple. Pauline Black from The Selecter talked to Freetime about her 33 year career, followed by a brief chat with Neville Staple from The Specials.
4:40pm Saturday 6th July 2013
1:40pm Friday 5th July 2013
SO determined was Becky Wixon to put together an all girl band, she even taught her friend from scratch to play bass. The four piece called Rouge will be giving away their free handmade demos CD tomorrow at Scorpio's in High Wycombe. Becky, lead singer and guitarist, explains how the group first got together and their style of music.
1:50pm Monday 1st July 2013
10:50am Monday 24th June 2013
3:50pm Friday 21st June 2013
SINGING the new theme tune of popular Australian soap, Neighbours, was a surreal moment for Daniel Boys. The actor who starred in Andrew Lloyd Webber's search for a new Joseph in BBC programme Any Dream Will Do is currently starring in High Society, which is coming to the Wycombe Swan next week.
4:08pm Wednesday 19th June 2013
BASSIST and keyboardist of the Fun Lovin' Criminals, Brian Leiser, best known as Fast was eating pasta with his two-year-old daughter in London when I called him. A far cry from the days playing Glastonbury. But the 41-year-old is still playing gigs with FLC- notably next week at The Crazy Bear Garden Party.
9:50am Tuesday 18th June 2013
11:50am Sunday 16th June 2013
2:20pm Saturday 15th June 2013
2:30pm Friday 14th June 2013
FANS of Silent Witness mourned the departure of William Gaminara last year as he hang up his hat as Professor Leo Dalton after 10 years. But the actor said he does not miss the show and is enjoying his role in Terence Rattigan's play, Less Than Kind, which is coming to Aylesbury Waterside Theatre this month.
7:20am Tuesday 11th June 2013
11:20am Friday 7th June 2013
3:20pm Sunday 2nd June 2013
FOR the third year running the beauty and professionalism of the Garsington Opera will be delighting audiences at an estate by Stokenchurch. The internationally renowned opera moved to the Wormsley Estate, owned by the Getty family in 2011, and organisers have not looked back.
2:10pm Saturday 1st June 2013
A ROMP through the complete works of Shakespeare is coming to the Wycombe Swan. Matt Rippy from the show spoke about his love for the Bard and how honoured he is as an American to perform the playwright's work in the UK.
5:30pm Thursday 30th May 2013
WITH his current show, Phill Jupitus said every night is like the opening night. Taking a step away from stand up the 50-year-old comedian is experimenting with a character based show, which very much relies on the audience interaction. As well as this he announced he is returning to the popular BBC2 show, Never Mind the Buzzcocks, this autumn.
5:19pm Thursday 23rd May 2013
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