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    Quick Q&A with playwright Lorna Wells

    Quick Q&A with playwright Lorna Wells

    THE PLAY ‘Illusions of Liberty’, written by Lorna Wells is being live-streamed until next month. First premiered at the King’s Head Theatre, London in 2019, the semi-autobiographical Black comedy is about living with an Invisible Illness…

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    Festival celebrates Bath’s connection to Ethiopian royalty

    Festival celebrates Bath’s connection to Ethiopian royalty

    A NEW festival has been launched this month celebrating the legacy and impact of Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie I on the city of Bath.   The Freedom in the City festival runs from April until…

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    A Blakademik conversation on vaccines

    A Blakademik conversation on vaccines

    STILL ASKING the questions many want answers to, Blakademik kick of their latest season of content on YouTube this weekend with a deep dive into all things vaccines. Talking to the Voice, reporter for Channel…

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    Black stories and music feature in new podcast

    Black stories and music feature in new podcast

    A NEW podcast celebrating Black voices and experience through the songs that shaped them has landed on BBC Sounds. In each episode host Radio 1’s Vick Hope chats with two guests, of different generations, about…

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    The Edu-Scope Show focuses on issues that matter

    The Edu-Scope Show focuses on issues that matter

    FROM MENTAL health challenges to studying with learning difficulties ‘The Edu-Scope Show’, a unique, education-focused, community internet radio show, launches this weeend. Ariane Mercurius-Taylor, founder & CEO of UpReach in the Community CIC, the organisation…

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    Inspirational performance artist launches all deaf TV panel show

    Inspirational performance artist launches all deaf TV panel show

    Multi award-winning Deaf performance artist Vilma Jackson is launching a new chat show featuring an all-star selection of Deaf panellists. I am Black, Deaf, and a woman. Each of these on their own present barriers…

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    Nicola Adams to take on Dartmoor with Bear Grylls

    Nicola Adams to take on Dartmoor with Bear Grylls

    NICOLA ADAMS has described taking part in a gruelling exeperience with with Bear Grylls as ‘surreal’. The two-time Olympic boxing champion features in one episode of a two-part series with the othee episode featuring former…

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    Beyonce and Bridgerton: The 52nd NAACP Image Awards could be a Netflix evening

    Beyonce and Bridgerton: The 52nd NAACP Image Awards could be a Netflix evening

    SET TO Air on BET on March 27, the 52nd NAACP Image Awards could be a very Netflix inspired evening of celebration with the streaming service and production company leading the nominations revealed this week.…

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    The Coast is Queer returns

    The Coast is Queer returns

    THE COAST is Queer, Brighton & Hove’s festival of LGBTQ+ literature returns online this weekend, February 5-7, 2021 so people can watch nation-wide. Writers really flourish when we have support behind us, and as a…

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    Lenny Henry unmasked as Blob on The Masked Singer

    Lenny Henry unmasked as Blob on The Masked Singer

    ACTOR, WRITER, comedian, charitable campaigner and Birmingham City University Chancellor Sir Lenny Henry has been revealed as character ‘The Blob’ from ITV hit television show ‘The Masked Singer’, ending weeks of speculation by millions of…

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