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Being a swing in The Lion King

Disney’s The Lion King leapt on to the West End stage on Tuesday 19 October 1999 at the Lyceum Theatre. Twenty years on and the production based on the 1994 animated film is one of the longest-running musicals in West End history. Debôrah Godchaser is making her West End debut as one of 12 ‘swings’ […]

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Glastonbury Festival footage from 1983 rediscovered

Footage of the Glastonbury Festival in the early 1980s has been rediscovered in the BBC film archives. Back then, a ticket cost £12 and 30,000 people went – compared to 2019 when almost 250,000 people went. The scenes from 1983 show how things have changed at the music festival over the past 36 years. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-gloucestershire-50094576