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Jason Joiner, Showmasters boss, launching Sheffield Film and Comic Convention at the Motorpoint Arena.

VIDEO: Sheffield Film and Comic Con preview video

Star Wars super fan Jason Joiner has turned his hobby into one of the world’s biggest showbiz memorabilia events companies and the invasion arrives this weekend in Sheffield.

Star Wars legend Dave Prowse who played Darth Vader wil meet fans at Sheffield Film and Comic Con

VIDEO: Meet Darth Vader star Dave Prowse in Sheffield video

Star Wars legend Dave Prowse, who played Darth Vader, will meet fans at the first Sheffield Film and Comic Convention this weekend.

Dan Walsh and Meaghan Blanchard

Touring folk duos to reunite

Two UK tours featuring English and Canadian artists in unique collaborations will be heading to New Mills this autumn.

The A Team's Dirk Benedict, far left, as Templeton 'Faceman' Peck, with co-stars George Peppard as John 'Hannibal' Smith, Dwight Schultz as 'Howling Mad' Murdock and Mr. T as B.A. Baracus.

AUDIO: A-Team legend at Sheffield Film and Comic Con

I love it when a plan comes together...and the famous catchphrase from iconic 80s hit TV show The A-Team will resonate in Sheffield this weekend.

A scene from the Chapterhouse production of Wuthering Heights. Photo contributed.

New stage adaptation of gothic classic novel

One of literature’s best-loved classics will be brought to life in a brand new stage adaptation at Buxton’s Pavilion Arts Centre next month.

Jake Bugg performing at Leeds Festival 2014

VIDEO: Jake gets bug for Leeds Festival video

Lightning Bolt hitmaker Jake Bugg landed the plum spot before headliners Arctic Monkeys at Leeds Festival and admits he’s got the bug for the main stage, writes Graham Walker.

Arctic Monkeys performing at Leeds Festival 2014. Photos Glenn Ashley

REVIEW: Arctic Monkeys storm Leeds Festival video

It might not have been the safest thing to do but Alex Turner just couldn’t resist singing the praises of ‘wonderful Sheffield’ – in front of a capacity crowd in Leeds.

Joan Armatrading

Joan is going solo for her final major tour

Over 42 years of touring, Joan Armatrading has never undertaken a solo world tour.

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All set for Groustonbury 2014

A host of local bands will take to the stage this weekend for six hours of live music.

Mart Rodger Manchester Jazz

Disley music weekend offers something for all ages

Disley is set to put on a show with its second weekend of live music.

Jason Manford

Comedian to make a swift return to Buxton

Comedian Jason Manford is heading back to Buxton by popular demand this autumn with his hugely-successful ‘First World Problems’ show.

1940s Weekend at Crich Tramway Museum: Injured RAF pilot George Faulkner shares a joke with his Red Cross nurses (actually wife Carol and daughter Tracy Clarke)

SLIDESHOW: 1940s weekend at Crich Tramway Museum video

Celebrations of the D Day Landings attracted the crowds to the Crich Tramway Museum at the weekend.

Only One Direction

One Direction tribute band heads to Buxton

Tribute act Only One Direction are heading to Buxton with their number one UK theatre tour Midnight Memories.

Only One Direction

Last chance to book for show

There’s still time to book your classic Volkswagen in for a free show taking place in Buxton this weekend.

Running in Peak District, by Wild Running authors Jen and Sim Benson.

Line-up unveiled for Buxton’s festival of adventure

Tickets have gone on sale for this year’s Buxton Adventure Festival, with organisers Heason Events revealing their strongest line-up yet of speakers and films.

Dr Who stars Sylvester McCoy and Paul McGann with the Tardis.

VIDEO: Dr Who and Tardis to materialise in Sheffield video

Doctor Who fans in Sheffield were today celebrating news of an out of this world opportunity - to have their photo taken with former Time Lord Paul McGann and his Tardis!

James Toseland

AUDIO: Bike champ Toseland rocking with Quo video

South Yorkshire’s two-time World Superbike champion James Toseland is still living life in the fast lane - in his new career as a rock star, writes Graham Walker.

Paul Bann, in costume as Captain Jack Sparrow, poses for photographs after PB Theatricals production of The Pirates of Penzance last weekend. Photo contributed.

Youngsters have a G&S with operetta treble

The last of three excellent Gilbert & Sullivan shows by the award-nominated PB Theatricals will be performed this weekend.

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Words & music to mark WWI

The Centenary of the First World War is to be celebrated in Buxton through contemporary words and music.

Marvel's: Guardians Of The Galaxy. good guys Peter Quill/Star-Lord (Chris Pratt), Rocket Raccoon (voiced by Bradley Cooper), Drax The Destroyer (Dave Bautista) and Groot (voiced by Vin Diesel).

VIDEO: Guardians Of The Galaxy fan verdicts video

Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy in IMAX 3D is out this world - or so say lucky fans who got to see the film a week before its release in UK cinemas today, writes Graham Walker.

Arctic Monkeys will headline Leeds Festival 2014

VIDEO: Arctic Monkeys ‘homecoming’ gig tickets video

Arctic Monkeys, currently on a world tour with dates in the USA, Canada and Japan, are preparing for their only two UK appearances this year - including a very special ‘homecoming’.

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