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The latest arthouse cinema at home with Curzon on Demand

Blackthorn, latest movie release available at Curzon on Demand

Unless you live in metropolitan areas, catching the latest arthouse movies can be a bit of a bind. But now top arthouse and independent cinema chain Curzon has launched its Curzon on Demand service which brings top arthouse movies straight to your computer.

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Unusual Month of Reverse Courtship: secrets of marriage proposals in Leap Years exposed!

Hendrick's tips on reverse courtship

If you’re not used to taking control of your destiny, sometimes you need a little help. And in affairs of the heart the Leap Year, with its Unusual Month of Reverse Courtship when traditionally the fairer sex can pop the question, is an ideal time to start taking matters into your own hands.

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Mosaics, Chinese brush painting, printmaking and jewellery in pre-Christmas exhibition

Yume Martin jewellery
Yume Martin's black cup stack ring at the pre-Christmas Mosaics, Chinese brush painting, printmaking and jewellery at Harbour House

The ethically sourced and recycled silver to Yume Martin is part of an exhibition which also includes mosaics, Chinese brush painting and printmaking at Harbour House, Kingsbridge, Devon.

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Be A Rockstar with Black XS!

Be a Rock Star

The roar of an adoring crowd is pretty hard to beat, which is why Black XS is letting you sample a bit of that rock star glam on its Be A Rockstar site, www.be-a-rockstar.com. Not only do you get be the rock hero pushing past the paparazzi, signing autographs and smooching your way to stardom, you also get the chance to sample the Black XS Off Shows to get up close and personal with some of the most foot-stamping rock acts around. Continue reading Be A Rockstar with Black XS!

Princess and the Goblin winter show at the Exeter Phoenix (plus free play activities for families)

the princess and the goblin

Following last year’s Around The World in Eighty Days, Quirk Theatre Company return to the Exeter Phoenix this December with an adaptation of George MacDonald’s celebrated 1872 fairytale The Princess and the Goblin.

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Turn your special summer memories into a Snoop Dogg experience with Xbox and Ibiza Rocks

Xbox-Ibiza Rocks

Summer is made for special memories: whether it’s dancing your wellies off in a muddy festival field, performing a one-off impromptu street gig with a busker, or finding that special someone. Xbox and Ibiza Rocks have got together to turn those memories into more memories – a kind of snowball effect for summer fun. And there’s still a chance to get involved! Continue reading Turn your special summer memories into a Snoop Dogg experience with Xbox and Ibiza Rocks

Line-up revealed for Plymouth’s British Art Show

British Art Show in Plymouth

The curators British Art Show 7: In the Days of the Comet (BAS7) have announced which artworks will feature in each Plymouth venue when the show comes to the city later this year.

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For France think Francophonik, for free tickets, music and all things French

Francophonik

Thoughts turning France-ward? At this time of year, it’s not surprising. And with the allure of the Rock en Seine Festival coming up, with the Foo Fighters, Arctic Monkeys, Interpol and current favourite Lykke Li in the line up, the pull to be en France is even stronger. Ecoutez! (Listen up!) With the new site Francophonik, you can get a chance to win tickets to the fab Rock en Seine Fest, plus plenty more.

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Reward your curiosity with Undiscovered Treasures from Tiger Beer and Empire

Institute for Eyes

There’s always a chance that a little bit of culture has passed you by, that if you were just that little bit more curious you might have been rewarded with a gem. Tiger Beer and Empire have joined forces for Undiscovered Treasures, a series of films that are fantastic but might have escaped you on release.

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