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Love and affection for Joan

Joan Armatrading in concert at Symphony Hall, Birmingham

Grammy-nominated singer, songwriter and guitarist Joan Armatrading is coming to Wolverhampton as part of her last major tour. Heather Loat asked her for a chat and found that she was open to persuasion . . .

Mansion is a cut above

Nick Malenko and Royston Blythe

Style and glamour is a way of life for celebrity hairdressers Royston Blythe and Nick Malenko, writes Eileen Wells.

Promise of fun

Members of Halfpenny Green Air Scout Group

Youngsters simply can’t wait to join the adventure at Halfpenny Green Air Scout Group, which is celebrating 50 years this month, writes Heather Loat.

The taste of Italy

Service with a smile at Rocco in Wolverhampton

A new Italian restaurant has opened in Wolverhampton – putting simplicity and a love of good food at its heart, writes Heather Loat.