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    Mon 20 - Sun 26 Jan: From the British Wildlife Photography Awards Exhibit to a talk on Anne Frank and children's theatre there's something for everyone this week in our 'hood.

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    Mon 13 - Sun 19 Jan: Jimmy Carr comes to Watford Colosseum, Adam Kay performs his new stand-up and in the Big Smoke there's an awesome exhibition on Tutankhamen.

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    Mon 6 - Sun 12 Jan: January is in full swing with The Wizard of Oz at Hertford Theatre, a wedding fair, meditation and a NT Live screening of Noel Coward’s Present Laughter.

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    Mon 30 Dec - Sun 5 Jan: Christmas has been and gone, but there's still loads of fun to be had in this be-twixt-mas week, from pantos and exhibitions to comedy.

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      Mon 23 - Sun 29 Dec: It's Christmaaaaas! There's plenty to do other than scoffing mince pies and mulled wine including The Wizard of Oz, perky pantos and more.

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      Mon 16 - Sun 22 Dec: Lots going on the whet the Christmas appetite this week including The Nutcracker, The Christmas Extravaganza at Watford Colosseum and Santa everywhere!

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        Mon 9 - Sun 15 Dec: It's an absolute whopper of a week with Adam Kay's Diary of a Junior Doctor, NT Live, ballet, Christmas shows, trails and walks.

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        Mon 2 - Sun 8 Dec: December is here and brings with it festive sing-alongs, Santa Claus, The Snow Queen, The Nutcracker, A West End Christmas and more.

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          Mon 25 Nov - Sun 1 Dec: Feeling festive? See The Snow Queen at Hertford Theatre or Santa at Mead Open Farm. Waiting until December hits on Sun? There's The Jungle Book in Bedford.

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          Mon 18 - Sun 24: Talks from adventurer Ben Fogle and comedian Alexander Armstrong, plus festive frolics such as The Big Band at Christmas and reindeer in Hertford.

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