Film award shows seem to be losing favour with audiences. Arts editor Andrew Clarke wonders whether its because the audience for movies is changing and the Oscars and BAFTAs are reacting by rewarding the wrong films.
The Blackpool-born veteran actor who played Frasier Crane’s father in the beloved sitcom from 1993 to 2004 has died - we remember 10 of Martin’s best lines from the show. Hope you’re resting easy in that horrible chair, Martin.
Sheringham will be pulling out all the stops to celebrate its Norse heritage next weekend, when the fourth annual Scira Viking Festival kicks off with exhibitions, workshops and pitched battles in the streets.
Take four heroes of pop and add five new kids on the block. Gary, Howard, Mark and Robbie talk about turning Take That’s biggest hits into stage musical The Band, featuring Let it Shine winners Five to Five.
Released to commemorate the centenary of the end of the First World War, Saul Dibb’s elegiac screen adaptation expands RC Sherriff’s moving 1928 stage play about life on the front line without sacrificing the psychological intensity.
Mark E Smith, the outspoken singer of the groundbreaking Manchester post-punk band The Fall, has died aged 60. Regular visitors to Norwich over the decades, we look back at recent gigs including one marking his long time champion John Peel.