An American drama at the Nuffield Theatre

The Glass Menagerie will have its opening night at the Nuffield Theatre tomorrow, continuing until the end of the month. THE PLAY, written by American writer Tennessee Williams, has been described as a ‘lyrical portrait of a family running from reality’. After its premier performance

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Police car crash at Woolston newsagents

A POLICE car crashed into a newsagent in Woolston high street at 1.40pm yesterday. An investigation is now underway. Our reporters Emily Ralston and Maddie Milton have more on the story.   The BMW police car hit a fleeing man before crashing into the side

National poetry day comes to Southampton

‘Light’ comes to Southampton for National Poetry Day

TODAY is the annual celebration of poetry, sparking creativity across Southampton. Nattiel Lynch has more on the event. National poetry day aims to re-kindle the love for poetry and the spoken word, with this year’s theme being light. Artful Scribe, an organisation that helps new

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Great British Bake Off victor announced

THE GREAT British Bake Off’s final saw an average of over 13million viewers, as Nadiya Hussain was declared the winner, Nathan Wigget reports. Nadiya, 30, and a mother of two from Leeds, won the competition by baking a showstopper of a three-tiered wedding cake.   The

5p charge on plastic bags to make a difference

SHOPPERS across England will now have to pay 5p for every plastic bag distributed in stores. Emily Ralston reports. It is believed the new law will reduce the amount of bags used in the UK every year. The number of plastic bags given out in supermarkets