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Strictly Come Dancing 'spectacular' cancelled

Image caption Left-right: Zoe Ball, Darcey Bussell, Craig Revel Horwood, Bruno Tonioli and Tess Daly A Strictly Come Dancing live “spectacular” has experienced less than spectacular ticket sales, leading organisers to pull the plug. The four-day event was to have been held at London’s Excel Centre in June. “Demand for this event has not been […]

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The writing on the wall

Image copyright Zaki Dee A new exhibition explores the history of graffiti – from its roots in the inner cities of Philadelphia and New York, through to the present day global graffiti movement. Masters of Invention – at the Lettering Arts Centre in Suffolk – looks at the emergence of simple personal tags in the […]

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Eurovision: Russia's entry Julia Samoilova 'could perform via satellite'

Image copyright AFP/Channel One Russia Image caption If Julia Samoilova performs by satellite, it would be a Eurovision first Russia’s banned Eurovision contestant could perform at the show via satellite link, organisers say. Julia Samoilova has been banned from Ukraine, hosting this year’s contest, for entering annexed Crimea via Russia. The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) […]