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Personal Python - Palin reveals diary secrets

Personal Python - Palin reveals diary secrets

From left, Lewis Griffiths, Matt Corner, Sam Ferriday and Stephen Webb in Jersey Boys

Turning a corner

Straight Outta Compton

Film Review: Straight Outta Compton

Ian Anderson in a classic pose from Jethro Tull The Rock Opera

Jethro Tull story to be told in opera

The stage is finally set for Val’s very unconventional funeral and everyone's relieved when an emotionally fragile Pollard (Chris Chitell) finally turns up, but is he there to stay?

Tensions run high on Val's funeral day

PiL were perhaps the first post-rock band

Sex Pistol not so rotten

Max Joseph, left, actors Emily Ratajkowski and Zac Efron at the "We Are Your Friends" special screening after party at Marquee in New York

Efron puts spin on latest role

Catching up with local artists

Impressive: The Fox and Hounds, Neasham

Restaurant Review: Fox and Hounds, Neasham

Stephen Fry with a Pancho De Villa impersonator in Juarez Mexico

Stephen Fry jumps on the bus to Mexico

Posh Pawn and the £150,000 yacht

Posh Pawn and the £150,000 yacht

Headteacher Joy Ballard who has allowed the cameras into her school for Educating Cardiff

Seeking another class act

Solar panels can cut electricity bills

Make the most of the sunshine

Time Crashers

Robinson cruises through history

SHEEPISH: The mind can wander to thoughts of sheep when reading an FSA document

Fresh look at food standards

Saskatoon berries

Berries galore

Photographer Ian Forsyth

The coast as host

The Spanish Euromed train

On the right track to Spain

Charles and Emma Ropner at Dalesend

Stable for two, please

Phil Tufnell and wife Dawn at the Butterfly Ball in Battersea Park, London.

Learning to win without spin

Stephen Fry with Major Caine at the British Army base in the ex British Colony of  BelizeStephen travels through Belize, the only ex British colony

Fry goes in search of civilisations

Dan Show visits Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, Mumbai, in The World's Busiest Railway

When rush hour is crush hour

Derek Slater with one of his works that is on exhibition at Spennymoor Town Hall

Ex-minter's artwork on show at Spennymoor

Sam Sweeney with Richard's fiddle

Sam Sweeney’s Fiddle: Made In The Great War at The Witham, Barnard Castle

Julian Clary

Julian Clary is mincing into Harrogate and Newcastle

Ruby Wax

Ruby Wax brings sanity to York

Sam Merrick with the Nick Ross Orchestra

Big band music sings into Middlesbrough

By the garden pond

Ponds prove a haven for gardeners and wildlife

Shane Ward joins Coronation Street as Aidan Connor with Michelle Connor (Kym Marsh, left) and Carla Connor (Alison King)

Corrie newcomer has the X Factor

Paul Smith

Paul Smith's Stockton date

Laurence Jones

Laurence Jones at Northumbria University

Festival favourite Craig Charles

Lindisfarne Festival line-up

Artwork by the gallery’s autumn exhibition headline artist Gordon Wilson, titled Cobalt Roofs, Skye

200 exhibit at North-East art show

Fountains Abbey film shows

Who Do You Think You Are? features Jane Seymour

Holocaust haunts Jane Seymour

Britain’s Spending Secrets shows Anne Robinson and Hannah tucking into a "skip-surfed" supper

Gimme money (that's what I want)

Gemma Arterton in Gemma Bovary

Richmond's 20-film festival

Sean Kelly

A bid for all right for comedy tour

School Swap: in a unique experiment, a private head, his state school counterpart and six of their pupils, spend a week in each other's worlds

Crossing the class divide

Sir John Hall

Sir John's vision keeps growing

Mia Grab Python Print Tan Bag,  available from Fiorelli

Fashion gets personal

RECIPE: James Nathan's strawberries with sable biscuits and orange and lemon syllabub

James Nathan's strawberries with sable biscuits and orange and lemon syllabub

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RECIPE: Liz McClarnon's beef Wellington with mash, creamed Savoy cabbage and oxtail jus

Liz McClarnon's beef Wellington with mash, creamed Savoy cabbage and oxtail jus

RECIPE: Garlic, basil, tomato and aubergine soba noodles

Garlic, basil, tomato and aubergine soba noodles

RECIPE: Harissa-glazed aubergine, coconut, peanut and coriander

Harissa-glazed aubergine, coconut, peanut and coriander

Natalie Dormer as Lady Seymour Worsley

Natalie's red-hot scandal as Lady W

VALUABLE: A garden shed full of tools and plants

It isn't only your house that needs to be secure

Theatre Royal Newcastle

Record-breaking Newcastle Theatre Royal year

Sean Taylor

Sean Taylor's North-East dates

The Bogus Woman is in The Customs House theatre's new season

Audiences to decide ticket prices at South Shields

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