First film of the year

Morpeth Community Cinema opens its 2016 film season with a screening based on one of the English language’s classics Far from the Madding Crowd on Friday, February 5. The all-star cast of the 2015 film includes Carey Mulligan, Matthias Schoenarts, Michael Sheen and Sam Phillips. The film starts at 7pm and tickets costing £6pm are available from GMDT (01670 530866); the Town Hall; The Chantry TIC or can be purchased at the door.

Other films booked for the season include ‘The Third Man’, ‘The Theory of Everything’, ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’, ‘Suffragette’ and ‘Lady in the Van’.