The Unthanks have announced a 21-date UK tour

The Unthanks announce UK tour and new album for 2015

The Northumberland-bred folk outfit have booked their most comprehensive tour to date in support of their anticipated new album

Eric Lomax, who was a prisoner of war and whose book has been made into the film The Railway Man

Keepsakes of war author Eric Lomax for sale at Newcastle auction

Items which belonged to Eric Lomax, whose war book if the basis for the film The Railway Man, are to be auctioned in Newcastle

Nicole Kidman and Colin Firth on Holy Island causeway

Hopes for Northumberland tourism boost when Railway Man movie released

TOURISM bosses are hoping for a boost when a blockbuster movie hits the big screen.

Nicole Kidman and Colin Firth on Holy Island causeway

Nicole Kidman and Colin Firth start filming The Railway Man on Holy Island

Hollywood stars Nicole Kidman and Colin Firth got a soaking yesterday whilst filming new movie The Railway Man on Holy Island

DO NOT REUSE PIC: A scene from the movie St Trinians

St Trinian's

Girls just want to have fun in Oliver Parker and Barnaby Thompson’s revival of the naughty hockey stick-wielding minxes, first immortalised in the cartoons of Ronald Searle.

Colin Firth

Colin’s set up for a fall at St Trinian’s

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Back on the big screen after half a century is St Trinian’s.

DO NOT REUSE THIS PIC: A scene from the movie And when did you last see your Father?

And when did you last see your Father?

“MY father seemed to me infallible, invincible, immortal.” So says Blake (Colin Firth), the narrator of And When Did You Last See Your Father?

Padded up for Santa

As the England cricket team's newest pin-up currently starring in Pakistan, you would expect 20-year-old Liam Plunkett to be kitted out in the latest cutting-edge fashions.

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