Here's your guide to some of the best things to do in the area this weekend:







  • The Mousetrap

Harrow Times:

The legendary, record-breaking, box office smash hit thriller is celebrating its 60th anniversary, so don’t miss your chance to see it! The scene is set when a group of people gathered in a country house cut off by the snow discover, to their horror, that there is a murderer in their midst. Who can it be? One by one the suspicious characters reveal their sordid pasts until at the last, nerve-shredding moment the identity and the motive are finally revealed.

The Beck Theatre, Grange Road, Hayes from Monday, May 26 until Saturday, May 31. Details: 020 8561 8371,


  • Hot Flush!

Harrow Times:

Temperatures will rise, hormones will rage and pulses will gallop when Lesley Joseph brings the naughtiest comedy musical in town to Harrow. Hot Flush! is a hilarious journey which delves into the friendships , secrets, laughter and tears of four ordinary women – and the many men in their lives.

Harrow Arts Centre, Uxbridge Road, Hatch End, Saturday, May 24, 7.30pm until 9.50pm. Details: 020 8416 8989,


  • Tiny Tina Rock & Blues Band

This high energy five-piece band play all the popular Tina Turner songs as well as a few other favourites along the way. Expect Steamy Windows, We Don’t Need Another Hero, What’s Love Got To Do With It, Nutbush City Limits, Proud Mary and more. Simply the best!

The Three Wishes, Pinner Road, North Harrow, Sunday, May 25, 9.30pm until midnight. Details: 020 8424 8336


  • Dan McHugh

Irish folk singer Dan McHugh bring his blend of country guitar and vocals to Harrow.

Shawl, Northolt Road, South Harrow, Saturday, May 24, 9pm until 11.30pm. Details: 020 8869 1038


  • Hillingdon Artsweek: Eclectic Artists

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Featuring paintings, textile designs and ceramics from a whole host of eclectic artists such as Janice Adams, Jane Edmonds, Dagmar Thompson, Shanti Vadgama and Leslie Parrot. In this exhibition they explore life’s influences using various mediums.

Part of Hillingdon Artsweek at The Compass Theatre, Glebe Avenue, Ickenham, May 24. Hillingdon Artsweek runs from May 24 until June 1. Tickets go on general sale at 9am on Friday, May 23. Details:, 08448 24 48 24, 01895 673200


For the complete guide to local arts and entertainment, see the Freetime page in this week's Harrow Times or click here.