Six West End theatres will reopen next month with temperature checks, face masks and more legroom as seats are removed to improve social distancing

The venues will use the following measures:The audience will be socially distanced with seats removed, giving patrons more legroom.Patrons will have fill out a health questionnaire before they arrive. if you feel unwell before the play, Nimax will offer you a refund or a change of date until 10am on the day of the performance. Temperature checks […]

Tudor girl-band concert Six set to be first musical to reopen in West End

The vibe among socially distanced audiences in a reduced-capacity Lyric will undoubtedly be different, but the announcement heralds the gradual reopening of an unrecognisably quiet West End, where footfall this summer was down by 63% on the previous year. Next month, Agatha Christie’s The Mousetrap – the longest-running play in London and, indeed, the world […]

Agatha Christie’s The Mousetrap plots socially distanced West End reopening

When it does, the theatre will reduce its capacity of 550 by around two-thirds, depending on the size of household groups attending. The plans have been put together in compliance with stage four of the the government’s five-point “roadmap” for the return of live theatre performances. Stage four will see “performances allowed indoors/outdoors (but with […]

Coronation Street’s Maureen Lipman, 74, thrown into fight scene on her return to the soap

She said: “But we have to remember this industry brings fortunes into the country and we can’t let it sink. We just can’t. We have to look after ourselves as best as we can and keep helping the talent.”

TALK OF THE TOWN: Garrick Club set to end 187-year ban on women

The only problem is he can’t find fish fingers on sale anywhere near his home in Provence. ‘Have you ever tried to buy fish fingers in a gastronomique area of France?’ he says. ‘I did ask and someone just shook their head at me.’

Incredible footage shows cars queueing up for kilometres as terrified Queenslanders rush to get coronavirus tests after fears of a deadly second wave

One of the women has cooperated with Queensland authorities in contact tracing since she arrived back in the state, and any person who could have been exposed to the disease has been notified.

Four-state police operation stops $100,000 of ICE hitting the streets each week as a motorcycle gang drug ring is busted

Those charged include a 45-year-old Chuwar man, believed to be the President of the Gold chapter of the Mongols, a 26-year-old Gold Coast man thought to be the chapter’s Treasurer, and a 29-year-old Gold Coast man who police will allege ‘is the chapter’s enforcer’.

Queensland records just ONE new coronavirus case as prison officers are forced into ‘COVID-19 jail bubble’ – and told to go NOWHERE except home and work

The prime minster believes that increasing movement between states is essential to save the nation’s dying tourism industry, which employs one million workers and is set to lose a staggering $54.6billion this year due to lockdowns and border restrictions.

What’s All the Hype About the ‘Travis Scott Meal’ at McDonald’s? Vulture Investigates.

The first McDonald’s I went to, on West 3rd Street in Manhattan, didn’t even have the Travis Scott Meal, which was strange because the Travis Scott Meal doesn’t include anything that McDonald’s doesn’t already normally carry. I can’t say I was surprised, though; it’s one of those McDonald’s where the ice-cream machine has been busted […]

Gatwick’s ‘ghost town’: Crawley is devastated with 6,000 jobs under threat at area’s biggest employer when furlough ends

Virgin Atlantic axes 1,000 jobs hours after announcing £1.2billion rescue package in another death knell to Gatwick AirportJust days ago, Virgin Atlantic revealed it is set to axe another 1,150 more jobs as it struggles to recover from the coronavirus pandemic.