Oct 25, 2016 Jasper Carrott Alistair McGowan
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  REVIEW Jasper Carrott and Alistair McGowan, Theatre Royal Winchester, 24 October 2016 (25 October also Sold Out) This show should come with a health warning. Jasper Carrott won’t know this, but he is solely to blame for me almost pegging out in the early 90s here in the South, when I was laughing so […]

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Oct 22, 2016 Steve Brine PMQ
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Winchester’s MP Steve Brine is again giving constituents the opportunity to witness the live rough-and-tumble that is our Parliament’s stage to the world. Prime Minister’s Question Time – also known as PMQs – is televised and loved around the world, especially in the US, and takes place every Wednesday lunchtime at 12 noon. The first […]

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Oct 19, 2016 fullsizerender-33
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  One of Winchester’s biggest eyesores is facing the end, with demolition of part of Friarsgate car park getting underway this week.  It’s expected to finish in March 2017, with the project costing approximately £800,000. The car park closed in March 2015 for safety reasons and the long-term future of the site will be resolved […]

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Oct 06, 2016 Mark Thomas
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  PREVIEW: Mark Thomas, Winchester Theatre Royal, 11 October The Red Shed is the third part of our favourite campaigning comic’s theatrical trilogy, which began with the multi award winning, critically acclaimed Bravo Figaro and Cuckooed, and concludes in yet another nationwide tour this autumn as Mark returns to the place where it all began […]

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Oct 05, 2016 fiennes
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  Famed adventurer Sir Ranulph Fiennes has taken time out to talk to pupils at St Swithun’s School in Winchester to talk about his life. The school’s 580-seat performing arts hall was brimming with pupils, parents, former pupils and members of the local community. Sir Ranulph eased the audience into his escapades with some jokes, […]

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Oct 05, 2016 theatre royal
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  The Chief Executive of Theatre Royal Winchester – Mark Courtice – is leaving his post at the end of the year. Having led the theatre for the last five years, Mark has decided to return to his previous work as a consultant. Mr Courtice leaves at a time when the Winchester venue is achieving […]

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