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Buckingham Palace Tickets
Buckingham Palace serves as both the office and London residence of Her Majesty The Queen, as well as the administrative headquarters of the Royal Household. It is one of the few working royal palaces remaining in the world today...
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Afternoon Tea in London
Enjoy a traditional Afternoon Tea in one of our carefully selected range of luxury hotels, fine restaurants and dining venues. With lashings of jam and cream - and a glass of champagne for the truly decadent - the classic English afternoon tea is the perfect treat for your loved ones, or a divine indulgence for yourself....
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Top Attractions Sellers (01/03/12 - 14/03/12):
1. The London Eye, 2. Discount Combo - The Original Tour, EDF London Eye and Madame Tussauds, 3. Madame Tussaud's, 4. London Flower Shows, 5. Discount Combo - EDF London Eye, Circular River Cruise and London Aquarium

Diary: Scientists to invent a laser that can erase Branislav Ivanovic

There's a line from the song Mississippi where Bob Dylan laments the "so many things that we never will undo", a sentiment everyone must feel at some point, like last night when I chucked beer all over the TV after Chelsea's Branislav Ivanovic scored his team's winning goal.

But now, from the world of science, there's hope that we will be able to undo those moments of madness, starting off with things we write.

Brain-boxes at Cambridge University's Low Carbon Materials Processing Group have discovered that "with the right laser, it is possible to remove toner from paper to enable its re-use".

Great for the environment and great for bad proof-readers, obviously, but also great for the good people of the future.

If there's a "right laser" to remove toner, it stands to reason there must be a right laser to blitz anything else, so poor old crazy boxer Derek 'looking back, it would have been better had I stayed at home' Chisora would get his wish and erase those unfortunate happenings in Germany and I would have a clean TV and a full glass of Tyskie. Even better if someone had pointed the relevant laser at Branislav Ivanovic and wiped out his goal, though.

David Clee


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- Cinema

We Bought A Zoo. 20th century Fox  
Blockbuster of the Week: We Bought A Zoo (PG)
Starring: Matt Damon, Scarlett Johansson
Glossy Hollywood fiction slathers on the emotional syrup in We Bought A Zoo, a shamelessly sentimental tale of a father's struggle to revitalise an ailing animal sanctuary in the aftermath of his wife's death...
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Jonah Hill in Columbia Pictures 21 Jump Street. Sony Pictures Releasing  
Critics' Choice of the Week: 21 Jump Street (15)
Starring: Channing Tatum, Jonah Hill, Rob Riggle, Brie Larson, Dave Franco, Johnny Depp, Ice Cube
Morton Schmidt and Greg Jenko enrol at police academy and work together to ensure they complete the physical and academic elements of the final exam. Following graduation, their first bust ends in embarrassment...
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Action Movie of the Week: Contraband (15)
Starring: Lukas Haas, Diego Luna, Mark Wahlberg, Jaqueline Fleming, Giovanni Ribisi, Kate Beckinsale
Chris Farraday and best friend Sebastian Abney were "the Lennon and McCartney of smuggling" but both men have gone straight. Chris now works on the right side of the law, installing security alarms to provide a steady income for his wife Kate and children...
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- Classical and Dance

Matthew Bourne's Play Without Words, Sadlers Wells. Information and tickets.  
Matthew Bourne's Play Without Words - Sadlers Wells
Chelsea, 1965. Behind the privileged facade of domestic social order lies a struggle for power, territory and sexual domination. In a suave Chelsea home an urbane master and his beautiful fiancee welcome their new manservant, Prentice...
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Top Classical and Dance Sellers (01/03/12 - 14/03/12):
1. Ballet Revolucion, 2. Coppelia, 3. Midnight Tango, 4. My First Sleeping Beauty, 5. Rigoletto

- Comedy

Al Murray the Pub Landlord at the Beck Theatre, London. Information and tickets.  
Al Murray the Pub Landlord - Beck Theatre
Britain's most irrepressible Innkeeper will be serving up his premier brew of ale-inspired acumen and bar-room buffoonery at a Theatre near you this autumn as part of his 2012 The Only Way is Epic tour...
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Top Comedy Sellers (01/03/12 - 14/03/12):
1. Michael McIntyre, 2. Richard Herring, 3. Stewart Francis, 4. Frankie Boyle, 5. Lee Nelson

- Music

Bombay Bicycle Club at the Alexandra Palace, London. Information and tickets.  
Bombay Bicycle Club - Alexandra Palace
North London's finest, Bombay Bicycle Club, have sold out of more than 10,000 tickets to their local homecoming gig at Alexandra Palace on Saturday April 28 2012. In recent years the legendary venue has become famous for hosting notable shows by the likes of Jay-Z, Arcade Fire and Arctic Monkeys while their date follows on the heels of shows there by The Black Keys and Florence & The Machine...
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Top Music Sellers (01/03/12 - 14/03/12):
1. Lionel Richie, 2. Imelda May, 3. V Festival, 4. Sting, 5. Westlife

- Theatre

The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe, The threesixty Theatre. Information and tickets.  
The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe - The threesixty Theatre
Open the door and enter a spectacular new world with Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy as they journey through the magical land of Narnia...
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Top Theatre Sellers (01/03/12 - 14/03/12):
1. Thriller - Live, 2. The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe, 3. We Will Rock You, 4. The Wizard Of Oz, 5. The Lion King


Charles Dickens Boxset Competition  
Charles Dickens Boxset Competition
In celebration of the bi-centenary of Charles Dickens' birth, three famous adaptations of his classic tales are being released in the Charles Dickens DVD Boxset, available from 6th February 2012 courtesy of ITV STUDIOS Home Entertainment...
Prize: Win one of two copies of Charles Dickens DVD Boxset.
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London Accommodation

The Berkeley, Knightsbridge. 5 Star Hotel  
The Berkeley - Knightsbridge (5* Hotel)
The hotel is superbly located for both shoppers and tourists alike with Knightsbridge, Sloane Street and famous landmarks such as Hyde Park, Westminster Abbey and Buckingham Palace all within walking distance...
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Thistle Westminster, Westminster, London (4 Star Hotel).  
Thistle Westminster - Westminster (4* Hotel)
The hotel is just a short walk from Buckingham Palace, the Royal Mews and St. James' Park and within easy reach of Trafalgar Square, the Houses of Parliament, Westminster Cathedral, the West End theatres and shops...
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Fitzroy Hotel, Marylebone, London (2* Bed and Breakfast)  
Fitzroy Hotel - Marylebone (2* Bed and Breakfast)
Situated just minutes from Regents Park and Madame Tussauds, you can stay in a simply furnished centrally heated single, twin, double or triple room with ensuite shower, toilet and wash basin...
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Southside Halls, Kensington (Quality Rooms)  
Southside Halls, Kensington (Quality Rooms)
Southside Halls London is ideally placed in an amazing location just a short walk from South Kensington Tube Station and a number of tourist attractions like the Victoria and Albert Museum and Science Museum...
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Top Hotel Sellers (01/03/12 - 14/03/12):
1. West Cromwell Hotel - Earls Court (3 Star B&B, 2. Montana Hotel - Kings Cross (3 Star B&B), 3. Normandie Hotel - Paddington (3 Star B&B), 4. Lexham Gardens Hotel - Earls Court (3 Star Hotel), 5. Queens Hotel London - Crystal Palace (2 Star Hotel)

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