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Banbury cinema holds Star Wars raffle as The Last Jedi is released

The much anticipated eighth Star Wars film is out tomorrow and to coincide with its release one avid fan is raffling off a selection of his prized Star Wars memorabilia for charity.

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Star Wars toys

Do you have valuable Star Wars toys in the attic?

With the latest instalment of Star Wars series ‘The Last Jedi’ due for release next week, the Force could be with Star Wars fans who have valuable vintage action figures.

Star Wars - The Last Jedi will be released December 14

Midnight showing for Banbury Star Wars fans

The next instalment of the never ending Star Wars franchise is set to be released next month and Banbury fans can pre-book now for a midnight showing.

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Banbury Star Wars fans take note

Banbury’s Comic Connections is teaming up with Leamington based Spa Town Comics for a day of all things Star Wars.

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Ezra Miller as Flash, Ben Affleck as Batman and Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman

REVIEW: Justice League is messy but fun

Matt Adcock reviews Justice League (12A), starring Ben Affleck and Gal Gadot
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Here’s how to be part of Great British Bake Off 2018 - apply now

Applications are now open for the 2018 series of The Great British Bake Off.

Paddington, voiced by Ben Whishaw

REVIEW: Paddington 2 is a winning treat

Matt Adcock reviews Paddington 2 (PG), starring Hugh Grant and Hugh Bonneville
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Kenneth Branagh in Murder on the Orient Express

Review: Murder on the Orient Express stays on the rails - but only just

Matt Adcock reviews Murder on the Orient Express (12A), starring Kenneth Branagh, Penelope Cruz and Johnny Depp

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If your family are self-confessed big spenders this could be perfect for you

BBC’s Shop Well For Less seeks contestants

If your family are self-confessed big spenders, the BBC is looking for contestants to enter Shop Well For Less which teaches households how to become savvier shoppers.

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Shirley Collins documentary by Game of Thrones actor from Banbury hailed by critics

A documentary charting the life of a top singer who lost her voice is proving a huge hit for a Banbury-born film-maker who you may recognise from Game of Thrones.

George Emmerson, centre, on his 100th birthday in October, 2015. Front from left: Mary Marron, George, Lesley Forester, Molly Jenkins, Moya Burns. Back from left: organist Helen Mason, Linda Kimber, Dawn Gentry and Fr. Bill Wilton PNL-150610-151615001

Middleton Cheney centenarian in BBC Panorama documentary about old age

A centenarian from Middleton Cheney featured on a BBC Panorama documentary about what it is like to be 100-years-old last night (Monday, October 23).

Mary Berry has been confirmed as a judge for the new series

Are you Britain’s Best Cook? The BBC want you for a new TV show starring Mary Berry

The BBC is looking for Britain’s best cooks, to roast, boil and and bake it off in a new prime-time TV show.

Rafe Spall as Luke and Sam Troughton as Dom

Review: Entertaining scares in The Ritual

Matt Adcock reviews The Ritual (15), starring Rafe Spall

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Netflix is putting its prices up

Netflix set to raise prices for UK users

For the first time in two years online streaming giant, Netflix, has raised its monthly subscription prices for UK customers.

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Ryan Gosling and Harrison Ford in Blade Runner 2049

REVIEW: Blade Runner 2049 is a visually stunning and emotionally powerful triumph

Matt Adcock reviews Blade Runner 2049, starring Ryan Gosling and Harrison Ford

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The stars of Flatliners

Review: Flatliners remake is a limp horror-wannabe

Matt Adcock reviews Flatliners (15), starring Ellen Page

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New ITV game show is looking for the worst singers around

New ITV game show is looking for the worst singers around

A new television game show is aiming to find the country’s worst singers - and giving them the chance to win a major cash prize.

Taron Egerton as Eggsy and Mark Strong as Merlin

REVIEW: Kingsman - The Golden Circle delivers a full-on feel-good adrenalin overload

Matt Adcock reviews Kingsman - The Golden Circle, starring Colin Firth and Halle Berry

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WATCH: Fire service uses Stephen King’s IT as inspiration for horror safety video

Firefighters have released a spooky parody of a horror film - to encourage people to test their alarms.

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Banbury family home transformed in Alan Titchmarsh’s new ITV show

A Banbury family’s house is transformed immeasurably in the first episode of Alan Titchmarsh’s newest home makeover show on ITV tonight (Wednesday, August 30).

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