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James Bond: No Time to Die – Cinemas Nationwide

James Bond is finally being released to cinemas on the 30th September 2021 – it’s been a long time coming and we are thoroughly excited! No Time to Die will be the 25th film released of the James Bond series, and it will also be the final film for Daniel Craig. There has been a buzz about this film for the last few years – especially since we found out that Phoebe Waller-Bridge had a key role in the writing of the screen play. We find out what happens five years after the capture of Ernst Blofield. Bond has left active service but is approached by his friend and CIA officer, Felix Leiter for his help in finding a missing scientist. We can’t wait for this!

Sex Education – Netflix

Sex Education season 3 is due to land on Netflix on the 17th September! If you haven’t seen the British comedy-drama series, then we would highly recommend that you catch up on the first two seasons before then! Sex Education follows the lives of the students, their parents, and the staff of Moordale Secondary School as they deal with various dilemmas in their personal lives. It deals with complex subject matters with honesty and humour.

The White Lotus – Sky Atlantic

A black comedy-drama written and directed by Mike White – The White Lotus is set at an exclusive Hawaiian resort and focuses on the lives of the staff and guests over the course of a week. It has already received much acclaim from critics. It features an ensemble cast but clearly the standout performance is by Jennifer Coolidge (Stifler’s Mum from American Pie!) The plot twists and turns and explores sex, class, money, drugs, and death. The dialogue is incredibly witty and cutting, the characters are brilliantly layered, and it is completely hilarious! We loved it!


Magpie – Elizabeth Day

Elizabeth Day is an award-winning journalist and has written four novels and a Sunday Ties bestselling memoir. Magpie, her latest novel, is already being described as the most gripping psychological thriller of the year. It tells the story of Marisa and Jake and their new lodger, Kate. “Something about Kate isn’t right. Is it the way she looks at Marisa’s boyfriend? Sits too close on the sofa? Constantly asks about the baby they are trying for? Or is it all just in Marisa’s head?” Magpie is stylish, thrilling and incredibly well-written – the twists and turns of this novel are exhilarating.

Beautiful World, Where Are You – Sally Rooney

Sally Rooney is finally releasing her follow-up novel after the enormous success of Normal People and it’s already receiving rave reviews. Beautiful World, Where Are You tells the story of Alice, Felix, Eileen and Simon. “Alice, Felix, Eileen and Simon are still young – but life is catching up with them. They desire each other, they delude each other, they get together, they break apart. They worry about sex and friendship and the world they live in. Are they standing in the last lighted room before the darkness, bearing witness to something? Will they find a way to believe in a beautiful world?”


Doing it Right – Pandora Sykes

Season 2 of Doing it Right by Pandora Sykes is finally here! Pandora interviews experts about the trends, the illusions, and the anxieties of modern life. The first season saw Pandora interview a wide variety of guests such as Stacey Dooley, Alain de Botton and Raven Smith. The first guest of season 2 is Amia Srinivasan – the philosopher and author. They discuss dating apps, OnlyFans, why sex education needs to radically improve and why banning porn is a bad idea. Episodes are now coming out every Wednesday for the next 8 weeks.

No Such Thing As A Fish – the QI Elves

No Such Thing As A Fish is a brilliantly witty, interesting and award-winning weekly podcast from the superb writers of QI – Dan Schreiber, James Harkin, Andrew Hunter-Murray and Anna Ptaszynski. They simply discuss their favourite facts unearthed in the last seven days. The podcast is light-hearted, impressive, and genuinely fascinating – there are many, many, bizarre facts (& falsehoods!) discussed such as Dan’s claim that badgers, when cornered in a car park, will burrow into concrete and that in 2003, three people in Mexico died of acne!


Isle of Wight Festival – Seaclose Park, Newport

Thursday 16th September-Sunday 19th September 2021
The legendary Isle of Wight festival is back and better than ever! The theme for 2021 is Peace, Love & Understanding. They are asking festival-goers to channel the harmonious vibes of the 1970s and to come dressed in their colourful rainbow best. Liam Gallagher, Snow Patrol, David Guetta, Kaiser Chiefs, Duran and Duran and loads more guests are performing this year. Watch the sun go down over the Main Stage, watch the fireworks and revel in the magical island atmosphere.

RHS: Chelsea Flower Show

Tuesday 21st September – Sunday 26th September 2021
The world’s greatest flower show is back and for the first time ever – is being held in September. The RHS announced that the Chelsea Flower Show would be divided into sections that will include Show Gardens, Artisan Gardens and Urban Gardens. There will be the usual cutting-edge garden design, incredible floral displays and a variety of delicious food and drink outlets!

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