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Go-to event of the month

Accalia Hipwood, host of Radio 2’s Afternoons with Accalia, gives us her go-to event for the month

By Accalia Hipwood
1 Dec 2015 | 12:00 am
  • Bond fever continues.

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  • If you’re a Bond fan, you’re in for a real treat.

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This month, I’ll be going to the music of James Bond, December 9

“It’s been Bond fever with the recent release of Spectre and what I love even more than Daniel Craig emerging from the ocean in those tight blue swimming shorts is the music; the theme songs are epic and set the tone for each movie. There are now 50 in existence, including Sam Smith’s Writing’s on the Wall. If you’re a Bond fan, you’re in for a real treat as the new season of Abu Dhabi Classics brings the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra back to Al Jahili Fort in Al Ain to perform an evening of Bond classics, from Goldfinger to A View To A Kill and Skyfall. I’ll see you there, shaken not stirred. The things I do for England...”

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By Accalia Hipwood

By Accalia Hipwood