Get involved: send your photos, videos, news & views by texting OXFORD NEWS to 80360 or email us
Calendar girls in line for award after show
3:40pm Thursday 12th June 2014 in News
THE cast and crew of Banbury Cross Players’ production of Calendar Girls have been shortlisted for a national award.
The stars of the show were named in the top three for the Tim Firth Award for best amateur production at an afternoon tea with the original Calendar Girls whose tale inspired the play.
The players’ production was praised for raising funds for the Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research. The event in Harrogate celebrated amateur dramatic stage-show versions of the film, which has raised more than £100,000.
Director Clare Lester said: “Calendar Girls was so much a part of the lives and we are delighted our efforts on behalf of Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research were recognised in this way.”
• Our top stories:
9:30am Friday 25th July 2014
Max keeping it simple in order to impress
9:00am Friday 25th July 2014
A FORMER Chelsea youth player from Oxford, described as the life and soul of the party, has died while on holiday in Turkey.
7:30am Friday 25th July 2014
A CARE home once branded a “crime school” for boys is where Ben Blakeley spent part of his early teenage years.
7:45am Thursday 24th July 2014
Follow our coverage of the verdicts in the Jayden Parkinson trial today and then the reaction
4:22pm Thursday 24th July 2014
BEN Blakeley has been found guilty of murdering 17-year-old Jayden Parkinson.
10:07am Thursday 24th July 2014
BUS services will be terminating early until further notice after “severe” traffic delays hit Oxford city centre this morning .
Comments are closed on this article.