THE OPEN-air cinema in the grounds of Middleton Lodge, near Richmond, has announced its return for a fifth year.

There will also be a series of outdoor family theatre performances, including Much Ado About Nothing on July 5, and an adaptation of David Walliams' Gangsta Granny on July 24.

The cinema nights start on August 19 and run until August 28, and films include My Best Friend's Wedding, Greatest Showman, A Star is Born and Bohemian Rhapsody. Tickets cost £7.

There is a pre-show dinner menu available at the Coach House Restaurant at £19 for two courses.

For more information on the Summer Series and other events and workshops held on the estate, visit or call 01325-377977. All cinema tickets are available to book from the events page.