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Dancehall Concert Cancelled After Hundreds Storm Venue

Police surrounded one of London’s biggest music venues after fans allegedly tried to storm a sold-out concert by Jamaican dancehall singer Alkaline. Roads around the O2 Academy Brixton were closed from 8pm with witnesses likening the scenes to a “warzone”. The MOBO-nominated star’s headline slot was cancelled at the last minute with promoters citing fears…
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BENEFITS CUT

RIO FERDINAND has criticised the Government for cutting benefits for widowed parents. Ahead of his BBC1 documentary, the 38-year-old spoke on the the new Bereavement Support Payment, saying it was unfair to put a time scale on the grieving process. Speaking to Emma Barnett on BBC Radio 5 live, the father of three said: “I…
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Luton Cultural Quarter

Luton Culture is an arts and cultural charity which provides exceptional and meaningful public engagement with museums, arts centres and libraries across the town. In the LCQ we provide performance and exhibition spaces, studios and a year-round theatre and events programme at The Hat Factory. Over the next five years Luton Culture plans to build…
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Sanchez busy year

Several shows and a new album for Sanchez this year. Long careers are a rarity in reggae, especially among dancehall artistes. With over 30 years in the music business under his belt, Sanchez has more than earned his stripes. The 50-year-old singer has had a banner year, after a relatively quiet 2015. He has appeared…
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