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Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal
Colwyn Bay will be hosting BBC Proms in the Park in North Wales first- takes place on September 10 at Parc Eirias. Each year the Albert Hall in Lon
Colwyn Bay will be hosting BBC Proms in the Park in North Wales first
Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal / Posted yesterday
- takes place on September 10 at Parc Eirias. Each year the Albert Hall in London stages the traditional last night of the Proms celebrations to coincide with outdoor events across the UK. This year as well as flag-waving crowds at Parc... Read more
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North Wales Pioneer
Colwyn Bay will be hosting BBC Proms in the Park in North Wales first- takes place on September 10 at Parc Eirias. Each year the Albert Hall in Lon
Colwyn Bay will be hosting BBC Proms in the Park in North Wales first
North Wales Pioneer / Posted yesterday
- takes place on September 10 at Parc Eirias. Each year the Albert Hall in London stages the traditional last night of the Proms celebrations to coincide with outdoor events across the UK. This year as well as flag-waving crowds at Parc... Read more
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express
Where are they now? BBC newsreader Richard Bakeramused them to think Grandad played a dog. Another enjoyable part of my career
Where are they now? BBC newsreader Richard Baker
express / Posted 6 days ago
amused them to think Grandad played a dog. Another enjoyable part of my career was presenting coverage of the Last Night Of The Proms for 32 years. Related articles “I left BBC News in 1982. After 28 years, it was time to move on. I continued... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Blickling Proms announces support for The Benjamin Foundationthem to support themselves, make positive life choices and go on to live fulfil
Blickling Proms announces support for The Benjamin Foundation
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
them to support themselves, make positive life choices and go on to live fulfilled lives.” Mr Elliott said an event like the proms weekend would be invaluable in raising money and the foundation’s profile. The Blickling Proms weekend launches on... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Russell Watson talks health, love and happiness ahead of Nottingham returnsuccessful year touring, and of course I got married as well. It's just been a
Russell Watson talks health, love and happiness ahead of Nottingham return
Nottingham Post / Posted 10 days ago
successful year touring, and of course I got married as well. It's just been a year of incredible events: headlining the Proms in the Park in Hyde Park and the performance in Washington DC for Memorial Day in front of 350,000 people. To... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Spotlight on songs of war at Saraton TheatreUnit Grafton, who recreated a battle scene, crawling through the aisles of a di
Spotlight on songs of war at Saraton Theatre
Daily Examiner / Posted 11 days ago
Unit Grafton, who recreated a battle scene, crawling through the aisles of a dimmed theatre. The next performance for the orchestra will be the annual "Afternoon at the Proms" concert during the Jacaranda Festival. Tickets will go on sales sho... Read more
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York Daily Record
Photos: 2016 proms in York County, Adams CountyProm season has started in York and Adams counties. We will be shooting photos
Photos: 2016 proms in York County, Adams County
York Daily Record / Posted 11 days ago
Prom season has started in York and Adams counties. We will be shooting photos at the proms, as long as we receive permission from the schools. Check back here after prom night for the photos. Dallastown Area - May 14 Northern York County - May... Read more
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The Age
Last Night of the PromsDavis conducts the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra on the opening night of the BBC
Last Night of the Proms
The Age / Posted 13 days ago
Davis conducts the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra on the opening night of the BBC Proms. Photo: James Ambrose LAST NIGHT OF THE PROMS ★★★ Melbourne Symphony Orchestra Hamer Hall, April 16 Eventually, it became crystal clear why the house was... Read more
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express
Proms 2016: How to get tickets, schedule, moreLondon A David Bowie tribute, a Strictly night and music in a multi-storey car
Proms 2016: How to get tickets, schedule, more
express / Posted 15 days ago
London A David Bowie tribute, a Strictly night and music in a multi-storey car park in Peckham are among the highlights of the Proms this summer. Here is a guide to how to get tickets and plan your Proms season.Related articles The day classical... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Peak District tourism bosses hoping for boost from cycling weekend double-headercycling at Bakewell Showground. This year’s line-up will also include a swing
Peak District tourism bosses hoping for boost from cycling weekend double-header
Derbyshire Times / Posted 15 days ago
cycling at Bakewell Showground. This year’s line-up will also include a swing night of music and dance and a Last Day of the Proms event to welcome riders back from their 2016 Great British Adventure—a touring route that represents the highlight... Read more
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birminghammail
BBC Proms to showcase Strictly Come Dancing and David Bowieto celebrate the 400th anniversary of the Bard's death. To coincide with the O
BBC Proms to showcase Strictly Come Dancing and David Bowie
birminghammail / Posted 16 days ago
to celebrate the 400th anniversary of the Bard's death. To coincide with the Olympics, staged in Rio de Janeiro during the Proms season, the Simon Bolivar and Sao Paulo Symphony Orchestras will bring both classical and, in a special late night... Read more
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chroniclelive
BBC Proms to showcase Strictly Come Dancing and David Bowieto celebrate the 400th anniversary of the Bard's death. To coincide with the O
BBC Proms to showcase Strictly Come Dancing and David Bowie
chroniclelive / Posted 16 days ago
to celebrate the 400th anniversary of the Bard's death. To coincide with the Olympics, staged in Rio de Janeiro during the Proms season, the Simon Bolivar and Sao Paulo Symphony Orchestras will bring both classical and, in a special late night... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
BBC Proms to showcase Strictly Come Dancing and David Bowieto celebrate the 400th anniversary of the Bard's death. To coincide with the O
BBC Proms to showcase Strictly Come Dancing and David Bowie
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 16 days ago
to celebrate the 400th anniversary of the Bard's death. To coincide with the Olympics, staged in Rio de Janeiro during the Proms season, the Simon Bolivar and Sao Paulo Symphony Orchestras will bring both classical and, in a special late night... Read more
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Irish Examiner
The Proms 2016: Here's what you need to know | Irish Examiner Wednesday, April 13, 2016 - 02:44 pm So you’ve scoured th
The Proms 2016: Here's what you need to know
Irish Examiner / Posted 16 days ago
| Irish Examiner Wednesday, April 13, 2016 - 02:44 pm So you’ve scoured the BBC Proms guide – available this year online, in print and on an app – and... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
BBC Proms to showcase Strictly Come Dancing and David Bowieto celebrate the 400th anniversary of the Bard's death. To coincide with the O
BBC Proms to showcase Strictly Come Dancing and David Bowie
Reading Evening Post / Posted 16 days ago
to celebrate the 400th anniversary of the Bard's death. To coincide with the Olympics, staged in Rio de Janeiro during the Proms season, the Simon Bolivar and Sao Paulo Symphony Orchestras will bring both classical and, in a special late night... Read more
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walesonline
BBC Proms to showcase Strictly Come Dancing and David Bowieto celebrate the 400th anniversary of the Bard's death. To coincide with the O
BBC Proms to showcase Strictly Come Dancing and David Bowie
walesonline / Posted 16 days ago
to celebrate the 400th anniversary of the Bard's death. To coincide with the Olympics, staged in Rio de Janeiro during the Proms season, the Simon Bolivar and Sao Paulo Symphony Orchestras will bring both classical and, in a special late night... Read more
10 related stories
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Manchester Evening News
BBC Proms to showcase Strictly Come Dancing and David Bowieto celebrate the 400th anniversary of the Bard's death. To coincide with the O
BBC Proms to showcase Strictly Come Dancing and David Bowie
Manchester Evening News / Posted 16 days ago
to celebrate the 400th anniversary of the Bard's death. To coincide with the Olympics, staged in Rio de Janeiro during the Proms season, the Simon Bolivar and Sao Paulo Symphony Orchestras will bring both classical and, in a special late night... Read more
10 related stories
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Liverpool Echo
BBC Proms to showcase Strictly Come Dancing and David Bowieto celebrate the 400th anniversary of the Bard's death. To coincide with the O
BBC Proms to showcase Strictly Come Dancing and David Bowie
Liverpool Echo / Posted 16 days ago
to celebrate the 400th anniversary of the Bard's death. To coincide with the Olympics, staged in Rio de Janeiro during the Proms season, the Simon Bolivar and Sao Paulo Symphony Orchestras will bring both classical and, in a special late night... Read more
10 related stories
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Evening Standard
Proms go to Peckham… with orchestral manoeuvres in the car parkThe Proms are swapping the grandeur of the Royal Albert Hall for Peckham’s 10-s
Proms go to Peckham… with orchestral manoeuvres in the car park
Evening Standard / Posted 16 days ago
The Proms are swapping the grandeur of the Royal Albert Hall for Peckham’s 10-storey concrete car park to stage a special show this year. There will also be tributes to David Bowie and French composer Pierre Boulez, while host Katie Derham will slip... Read more
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express
Katie Derham to dance at 'campest' Proms ever PLUS special David Bowie tribute Promthere's no sign of Anton du Beke. The Royal Opera tenor Juan Diego Florez will
Katie Derham to dance at 'campest' Proms ever PLUS special David Bowie tribute Prom
express / Posted 16 days ago
there's no sign of Anton du Beke. The Royal Opera tenor Juan Diego Florez will lead the celebrations on the Last Night of the Proms and there's also a David Bowie tribute Prom. Katie Derham will hit the floor at the Strictly Come Dancing... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
RLPO to play at the 2016 BBC Promstwo-month festival of music. “With a global audience of millions through its r
RLPO to play at the 2016 BBC Proms
Liverpool Echo / Posted 16 days ago
two-month festival of music. “With a global audience of millions through its radio, television and on-line broadcasts, the Proms are a wonderful showcase for the thrilling musical partnership between Vasily Petrenko and our musicians, forged in... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
BBC Proms host Katie Derham to jive in first Strictly Come Dancing promto celebrate the 400th anniversary of the Bard's death. To coincide with the O
BBC Proms host Katie Derham to jive in first Strictly Come Dancing prom
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
to celebrate the 400th anniversary of the Bard's death. To coincide with the Olympics, staged in Rio de Janeiro during the Proms season, the Simon Bolivar and Sao Paulo Symphony Orchestras will bring both classical and, in a special late night... Read more
10 related stories
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Croydon Guardian
BBC Proms host Katie Derham to jive in first Strictly Come Dancing promto celebrate the 400th anniversary of the Bard's death. To coincide with the O
BBC Proms host Katie Derham to jive in first Strictly Come Dancing prom
Croydon Guardian / Posted 16 days ago
to celebrate the 400th anniversary of the Bard's death. To coincide with the Olympics, staged in Rio de Janeiro during the Proms season, the Simon Bolivar and Sao Paulo Symphony Orchestras will bring both classical and, in a special late night... Read more
10 related stories
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Evening Standard
LSE graduates show it’s a knowledge economyheld in venues beyond the Royal Albert Hall, making them more accessible to Lon
LSE graduates show it’s a knowledge economy
Evening Standard / Posted 17 days ago
held in venues beyond the Royal Albert Hall, making them more accessible to Londoners — and helping to dispel the myth that the Proms aren’t populist. Perhaps the most exciting location is a 10-storey car park in Peckham, which became an arts venue... Read more
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Northern Echo
Town marks 75th anniversary of little-known German bombing raidfrom the town and nearby villages who died in the war. Michael Dunne, of Music
Town marks 75th anniversary of little-known German bombing raid
Northern Echo / Posted 17 days ago
from the town and nearby villages who died in the war. Michael Dunne, of Music in Masham, will stage a Last Night of the Proms-style concert at the town hall at 7.30pm, featuring Dishforth Military Wives Choir and the Sound The Trumpets Brass... Read more
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express
EXCLUSIVE Julian Ovenden album preview - The Downton Abbey hunk wants YOU to be his loveArmstrong for a sparkling live televised version of The Sound of Music. The so
EXCLUSIVE Julian Ovenden album preview - The Downton Abbey hunk wants YOU to be his love
express / Posted 19 days ago
Armstrong for a sparkling live televised version of The Sound of Music. The sound of Julian (sorry) has also been heard at The Proms at London’s Royal Albert Hall, where he is a regular performer. He has also had considerable success in the US,... Read more
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express
EXCLUSIVE Julian Ovendon album preview - The Downton Abbey hunk wants YOU to be his love.Armstrong for a sparkling live televised version of The Sound of Music. The so
EXCLUSIVE Julian Ovendon album preview - The Downton Abbey hunk wants YOU to be his love.
express / Posted 20 days ago
Armstrong for a sparkling live televised version of The Sound of Music. The sound of Julian (sorry) has also been heard at The Proms at London’s Royal Albert Hall, where he is a regular performer. He has also had considerable succes in the US,... Read more
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Nottingham Post
St George's Day celebrations to take over Old Market Squarebe songs from stage and screen, including hits like Andrew Lloyd-Webber's Memor
St George's Day celebrations to take over Old Market Square
Nottingham Post / Posted 22 days ago
be songs from stage and screen, including hits like Andrew Lloyd-Webber's Memory. Then the second half will be more like the proms for a big finale. "We are really looking forward to it as we love getting everyone together to enjoy themselves.... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Win VIP passes to meet Brit-award winners Blakeand Fields of Gold. In the second half, the trio will sing tracks such as Brin
Win VIP passes to meet Brit-award winners Blake
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 23 days ago
and Fields of Gold. In the second half, the trio will sing tracks such as Bring Him Home and Nessun Dorma as well as the Proms favourites, Rule Britannia, Land of Hope & Glory and Jerusalem. With free parking for coaches and cars,... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
David Charters: Raise a cornet for Birkenhead, our exercise capitalof Wirral Council. And soon the young sun of high summer will shine on us and
David Charters: Raise a cornet for Birkenhead, our exercise capital
Liverpool Echo / Posted 24 days ago
of Wirral Council. And soon the young sun of high summer will shine on us and then I will join the strollers on the proms at West Kirby, Parkgate and New Brighton, all licking our ice cream cones. Meanwhile, I am delighted to report... Read more
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This is West Country
Somerset Songbirds set to light up Bridgwater for the Marketeer's concert in the town hallknown carnival clubs is to stage a night of classical music at the town hall ho
Somerset Songbirds set to light up Bridgwater for the Marketeer's concert in the town hall
This is West Country / Posted 24 days ago
known carnival clubs is to stage a night of classical music at the town hall hosted by BBC's Emma Britton. The Night at the Proms is being staged by the Marketeers and features Weston Brass, the singer Ben Filler and The Somerset Songbirds. The... Read more

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