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Mark and Sarah Le Sage
Mark and Sarah have launched Ella’s Project named after their 21-month-old daughter and linked with Mark’s charity. The Rightside Trust.
Mark is asking anyone who has washed, unsoiled and usable clothes for children aged up to five years, to donate them to the appeal.
Clothes can be dropped off at collection points in Spalding at Tulip Radio

Friday 28th - Monday 31st AUGUST
Crowland Abbey Flower Festival "Seasons and Celebrations"
Over the Bank Holiday week-end celebrating the Seasons and Celebrations with a magnificent display of flowers inside our beautiful historic building. Stunning arrangements inside the Abbey, home made refreshments available, stalls, and a grand raffle.  visit our new visitor centre, featuring the history of our Abbey with an audio system, pictures and some old masonry.
Admission and car parking FREE - donations gratefully received
For more information, please contact Mrs V Capes on 01733 210093
Flower Festival and Village Drive Away Sale
10am to 12noon
Free Admission
For more information call Linda Harding on 01406 364127


FRIDAY 28th AUGUST
Flower Festival The Beauty Of Book’s

St Nicholas Church Lutton
Friday 28th – Monday 31st August
10am – 5 pm daily
Free Entry
All Ages
Call 0146 362264 For More Details
50 + Social Club
Castle Sports, Albion Street
9-1pm
More information call Councillor Graham Dark 01775 768923
 RAW
5pm – 6.30pm
Lighthouse Church, Spalding
Live wire
6.30pm – 9.00 pm
Lighthouse Church, Spalding
 Tea dance
Pinchbeck Village Hall
Enquiries Pinchbeck Village Hall
50 plus badminton
9.30 am – 12 pm
The castle
For More Information Call 01406 380481
Baptist Lunch
11.30am – 2pm
Baptist church, Long Sutton
 Adult Youth Club
7pm
Gedney Dyke Village Hall
 Crusaders Youth Meeting
6pm – 9pm
Calvary Church
For More Information Call 01775 527516


SATURDAY 29th AUGUST
Holbeach Town Band

10am – 11am
Learner Group Black Lane
01775 712420
 Charity Bingo
7pm
Village Hall
Weston Hills
 Mega Bingo
2pm
WI Hall
Park Road

Coffee Morning
10 – 11.30am
United reformed Church
Spalding


SATURDAY 29th AUGUST - SUNDAY 30th AUGUST
Spalding's Festival of Food & Drink

Food and Drink orientated events will take place culminating in a weekend of exhibits, display, stall holders and food demonstrations at the SHDC car park on Priory Road Spalding
9am - 6pm
PE11 2XE
Tickets for the Festival cost £3 each (UNDER 16'S GO FREE) and are on sale at the South Holland Centre
www.spaldingfoodfestival.co.uk


SUNDAY 30th AUGUST
Ayscoughfee Hall Summer Band Concert

2 - 4pm
Band to be confirmed'
For more information about the Concerts contact 01775 764555 or the band organiser Cllr. Graham Dark BEM on 01775 768923

Super Sunday
All Evening
Majestic Bingo
£15 for all books
For more information
For More Information Call
01775 723098
Sunday School and Adult Bible Class
10am
Baptist Church Spalding
For More Information Call 01775 760042
Family Worship Services
11am and 6pm
Baptist Church Spalding
For More Information Call 01775 760042
The Big Car Boot
10am Onwards
Wellington Street Peterborough
For More Information Call 07445 436136

Cricket Match an Hog Roast
Tickets for the hog roast and celebrations are still available for only £12.50 for adults (15 years and over), £5 for children (over five) and under five’s free.
Moulton Harrox Playing Field
To obtain or reserve tickets, call Mr Hayes’ constituency office on 01775 711534.
Flower Festival
10am-6pm
St Mary’s Church, Whaplode.
 Car Boot Sale
Halmer Gate, Spalding
More information call 01775 723329.
 Flower Festival
Floral displays, Arts & Crafts, Paintings by Christian Artists, U3A Choir, refreshments and stalls
10:30am - 4:30pm daily, Sunday 2 - 4pm with 'Songs of Praise' at 4:30pm
 Tea Dance
2-5pm
Swineshead Village Hall
More information call  01522 750317
Super Sunday
All Day

£15 for ALL of your books and there are
8 Chances to win £50
4 Chances to win £150
And the last full house pays out £250
Majestic Bingo
Spalding
For More Information 01775 723098


MONDAY 31st AUGUST 
Majestic Bingo Monday Funday 

BBQ, Bouncy Castle, Live Music and much more
Regent Bingo Car Park, Westlode Street
For More Information Call 01775 723098

Bank Holiday Monday Buddy Bingo
You are given a number which you share with another customer.  When you win they win, when they win you win
There are 12 chances to win £25 and 10 chances to win £50
The Main Session is only £7.50

Majestic Bingo
Spalding
For More Information 01775 723098
Flower Festival The Beauty Of Book’s
St Nicholas Church Lutton
10am – 5 pm daily
Free Entry
All Ages
Call 0146 362264 For More Details
Summer Bank Holiday

10-4pm (Last Tour Of Day 3pm)
Moulton Windmill, High Street, Moulton PE12 6QB
         For More Information Call 01406 373237Or Visit www.moultonwindmill.co.uk
Walking For Health
10.45 am
South Holland Centre
For More Information Call 01775 764777
New Age Kurling
2pm – 4pm
St Norbert’s Church Hall

3rd Spalding  Boy’s Brigade
6pm – 9 pm
United Reformed Church
Pinchbeck Road Spalding
For More Information Call 01775766 403
Tea Dance
2pm 4.30 pm
Crowland Royal British Legion Hall
Girl’s Brigade
6pm Explorers and Juniors
7.45 Seniors and Brigaders
Baptist Church Long Sutton
Craft Club
10am -12.30pm
The Village Hall, Whapload st Catherine
Family Fun Day
Halmer Gate, Spalding
More information call 01775 723329.
 Fun Dog Show
11am-3pm
 Lawrence Park, Thurlby.


SEPTEMBER
TUESDAY 1ST SEPTEMBER
Godspell-The Concert
7.30pm
Crowland Abbey
Free Admission
For more Information 07702596260
Give Blood Session
1pm - 7pm
South Holland Centre
More information call 03300 1232323
Pond Dipping
10.30am, 11.30am, 1pm, 2pm & 3pm
RSPB Frampton Marsh Nature Reserve, PE20 1AY
More information call  01205 724678
 Flower Festival
10am-2pm
Hog roast and Grand Draw 6.30pm
St Mary’s Church, Whaplode.
 Macmillan Coffee Morning
11am-3pm
 Cowbit Village Hall
More information call 01406 380266
Boy Brigade Spalding
5.50pm – 9pm
Baptist church
Girls Brigade Spalding
5.50pm – 7.30 pm
Baptist church
Coffee Morning
10am - noon
Stables hall fleet
Girls Brigade
6.00pm
United Reformed Church
Spalding

WEDNESDAY 2nd SEPTEMBER
Line Dancing
improver/intermediate
Surfleet Village Hall
For More Information Call 07936 430356
Coffee Morning
Calvary Baptist Church, Carrington Road
For More Information Call 01775 528516
Bourne Borderers, Morris Dancers Meeting
8pm – 10pm
Edenham Village Hall, Church Lane
For More Information Call 01476 550489
Walking for Health
Crowland Library
For More Information Call 07933 627011
Beginners Cheer
5pm – 6pm
The Umbrella, Westlode Street
For More Information Call 01775 712359
The Zone
The Umbrella, Westlode Street
For More Information Call 01775 712359
Line Dancing
St. Mary’s Church Hall
For More Information Call 01406 350732
Handful of Harmonies
Priory Church Hall, Deeping St. James
For More Information Call 01778 345857
Pop-in in Coffee Groups
10 am
Holbeach St. Mark’s Village Hall
For More Information Call 01406 422860
Short Mat Bowls
2pm
Holbeach St. Mark’s Village Hall
For More Information Call 01406 420260
French Class
Reading rooms, Holbeach
For More Information Call 07947 789578
Marching Ambassadors
7pm
United Reformed Church
Spalding

THURSDAY 3rd SEPTEMBER


Sailing for Disabled
Rutland Sailing Club
10am - 2pm
For more information call Ros on 07957 223039
Youth club
6.30pm - 9pm
Market house
Long Sutton
Youth club
6pm (age 7 – 11)
7pm (age 12 and up)
Curlew centre
Sutton Bridge
Jolly Spaldonians
1.45 pm – 3.45pm
St John ambulance rooms
For More Information Call 07860 690748
Post Office Groceries And Fresh Veg Sale
2pm – 4pm
Gosberton Clough and Risegate village hall
Social Short Mat Bowls
4.30pm – 7.30pm
Surfleet village hall
For More Information Call 01775 681 214
Kirton Brass Band
6.30pm – beginners
7.30pm – main band
Methodist church hall
www.peterboroughhivc.org.uk
Line Dancing
6.30pm 4.30 pm
Long Sutton church hall
For More Information Call 07554 008221
Line Dancing
7.30pm – 9.30pm
Weston village hall

FRIDAY 4th SEPTEMBER
Back To School Party
All Evening
Majestic Bingo
£10 for all books
£10 gets you all the books for the session and there are 28 £25 prizes and 9 £50 prizes.
For More Information 01775 723098
50 plus badminton
9.30 am – 12 pm
The Castle
For More Information 01406 380481
Baptist Lunches
11.30am – 2pm
Baptist church
Long Sutton
Adult Youth Club
7pm
Gedney dyke village hall
Crusaders Youth Meeting
6pm – 9pm
Calvary church
For More Information 01775 527516

RAW
5pm – 6.30pm
Lighthouse church
Live Wire
6.30pm – 9.00 pm
Lighthouse church
Tea Dance
Pinchbeck village hall
Enquiries pinchbeck village hall

FRIDAY 4th - SUNDAY 6th SEPTEMBER
Wigtoft Flower Festival
St Peter & St Paul's Church, Wigtoft
4th September - 2-6pm, 5th & 6th September - 10am-4pm
SATURDAY 5th & SUNDAY 6th SEPTEMBER
Anglia Motel Military Weekend
Hunstanton Green
For More Information
01406 422766
SATURDAY 5th SEPTEMBER
Holbeach town band

10am – 11am
Learner group black lane
For More Information 01775 712420
Charity bingo
7pm
Village hall
Weston hills
Mega bingo
WI hall
Park road

SUNDAY 6th SEPTEMBER
Sunday school and adult bible class

Baptist church Spalding
For More Information 01775 760042
Family worship services
11am and 6pm
Baptist church Spalding
For More Information 01775 760042

MONDAY 7th SEPTEMBER
Lancôme Paris at Hills Department Store
Fortunato Benavoli invites you to his master class, sharing expert advice, tips and techniques for all skincare and make up needs.
Secure your tickets,  which includes champagne and nibbles with £20 deposit, £15 redeemable against any Lancôme purchase on the evening
Places are limited – so book in store today!
More information call 01775 767155
Walking For Health
10.45 am
South Holland Centre
For More Information Call 01775 764777
New Age Kurling
2pm – 4pm
St Norbert’s Church Hall
3rd Spalding  Boy’s Brigade
6pm – 9 pm
United Reformed Church
Pinchbeck Road Spalding
For More Information Call 01775766 403
Tea Dance
2pm 4.30 pm
Crowland Royal British Legion Hall
Girl’s Brigade
6pm Explorers and Juniors
7.45 Seniors and Brigaders
Baptist Church Long Sutton
Craft Club
10am -12.30pm
The Village Hall, Whapload st Catherine

THURSDAY 10th SEPTEMBER
Janice Sutton Production Proudly Presents: Centre Stage - A Night to Remember Trip
£29.50 for Coach and Fish & Chip Supper
More information call Councillor Graham Dark 01775 768923
SATURDAY 12th SEPTEMBER
Back to School Quiz Night
Tickets are £3 Quiz only
£5 for Quiz and School Dinner
More information call 07868891288
SATURDAY 12th & SUNDAY 13th SEPTEMBER
Heritage Open Days
10am - 4pm
Admission FREE
Pode Hole Pumping Station and Pinchbeck Engine Museum
SUNDAY 13th SEPTEMBER
Ayscoughfee Hall Summer Band Concert
2 - 4pm
Performances by the Banovallum Brass Band
For more information about the Concerts contact 01775 764555 or the band organiser Cllr. Graham Dark BEM on 01775 768923
SUNDAY 20th SEPTEMBER
Italian Market
Spalding Town Centre
FRIDAY 25th SEPTEMBER
Coffee Morning
West Pinchbeck Village Hall 
In aid of Macmillan Cancer Support 
More information call 01775 640953
AGM
South Holland Local History and Archaeology
6.45 pm
St John’s Church Lounge
Spalding
 The Peterborough Workhouse
South Holland Local History and Archaeology
7.30 pm
St John’s Church Lounge
Spalding
50 + Social Club
Castle Sports, Albion Street
9-1pm
More information call Councillor Graham Dark 01775 768923
SATURDAY 26th SEPTEMBER
FENLAND FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY FAMILY HISTORY DAY
10am – 4:30pm
St Peter’s Church Hall, Wisbech
Help from experienced researchers plus Tom Doig
Family History Society stands offering books, CD’s and advice
Special Sessions in Wisbech Library
Wisbech Library: Martin Edwards – Military History Inc Roll of Honour and CWGC
Wisbech & Fenland Museum: our experienced researchers are available
Refreshments – available all day, Admission – a donation, Free car Parking
For more information call 01945 587723
Crowland Scarecrow Festival & Garage Sale Safari
10am to 5pm
Come spend a day walking around historic Crowland. 
Scarecrows will be on show themed to "The Movies". Competition for adults & kids. Scarecrow prizes. 
Running alongside Scarecrows will be garage sale safaris - residents will open up their garages/gardens to sell their stuff! 
Maps will be produced for garage sales & scarecrows. 
For more details please contact Andrea Briggs - email:  crowlandscarecrows@gmail.com or call 07986 022954
TUESDAY 29th SEPTEMBER
 Clairvoyant Night
Women’s Institute Hall, Park Road, Holbeach
Proceeds going to Rebekahs Wish


SUMMER FUN 2015
18th JULY – 6th SEPTEMBER

Artsathlon Conquer All The Arts To Become An Arts Champion Complete Three Activity’s To win a Medal
Bronze - Complete 3 Activities In One Category’s   
Silver - Complete 3 Activities In Two Category’s   
Gold - Complete 3 Activities In Three Category’s  

Summer Reading Challenge 2015 Theme Of Record  Breakers
Long Sutton Library
Free Event
4 -11 Years
Visit www.lincolnshire.gov.uk For More Details

Treasure Trail RSPB
10am – 4pm
Frampton Marsh Nature Reserve
£2 Entry
5 – 12 Years
Email : lincolnshirewashreserves@rspb.org.uk Or Call 01205 724678 For More Details


MONDAY 17th AUGUST - 8th NOVEMBER
Click on the Poster for your Free Entry Form!

WEDNESDAY 2nd SEPTEMBER
Gardening Workshops
10am - 12pm and 2pm - 4pm at Silverwood Garden Centre in Long Sutton.
The head gardener at Silverwood will run a potting workshop in which participants can make a hanging basket of pansies and herbs.
Workshops will also be delivered by Lincolnshire Master Gardeners in Spalding, Crowland, Donington and Holbeach.
Participants can meet and talk with the master gardener and take home free pots to plant in their gardens.
THURSDAY 3rd SEPTEMBER
 3.30pm - 5:00pm at Holbeach Youth Club.
6:00pm – 7.30pm at Crowland Youth Club.

FRIDAY 4th SEPTEMBER
3.30pm - 5:00pm in Ayscoughfee Hall Gardens.
6:00pm - 7.30pm at the Ruby Hunt Centre in Donington.  

For more information contact South Holland District Council’s Community Development team on 01775 761161 or email shoutandabout@sholland.gov.uk.






Ayscoughfee Hall Museum is open from 10.30am to 4pm, Wednesday to Sunday, and Bank Holidays.
Ayscoughfee Gardens are open each day (Monday to Saturday from 8am and Sunday from 10am), and close each day at dusk, and are closed on Christmas Day. Facilities include: Children's Play area, hard surface tennis courts, a bowling green and putting green. Tickets for these are available from the Pavilion.
Ayscoughfee Cafe is open from 10am to 5pm every day between April and September, and from 10am to 3.30pm every day between October and March.




LIVE PERFORMANCES:
WEDNESDAY 26th AUGUST
RSC Live: Othello Book

A live screening direct from the Stratford upon Avon stage
WEDNESDAY 23rd SEPTEMBER - SATURDAY 26th SEPTEMBER
Elton John and Tim Rice’s Aida

An amateur production of Elton John & Tim Rice’s Aida from ACT II Theatre Company's talented youth cast.


CINEMA:
FRIDAY 28th AUGUST - THURSDAY 3rd SEPTEMBER
Pixels

Fans of 1980s arcade games will lap up the nostalgia of this action packed sci-fi adventure.  Imagine an earth where aliens have mistaken footage of classic arcade games as a declaration of war.

For more information about any cinema listing or live event call the box office on 01775 764777


SUNDAY 6th SEPTEMBER
Toy Collectors Fair

10:00am to 3:00pm
Entrance fee - £2.50 adults, £2 concessions, first child £1.50 (subsequent children free)
Early Entry: 7:15am - £5 FREE Parking
Contact: David Webb on 01522 523281 Email: jandjfairs@hotmail.co.uk
SUNDAY 20th SEPTEMBER

Cupids Autumn Wedding Show
Door open - 10;30am to 4:00pm Entrance fee - £4 adults, children free
For more information visit the web site. Contact: Natalie 01775 768661
Web site - www.cupidsweddingshows.com FREE onsite parking

SUNDAY 27th SEPTEMBER
Antiques Collectors & Vintage Fair
10.00 am - 4.00pm
Entry Fee Is £ 2 For Adults Under 16s Go Free Go Free
For More Information Call Peter & Polly Trapmore On 07752625043
SUNDAY 4th OCTOBER
Spalding Model Tractor Show
10.00 am - 4.00pm
Entry Fee Is £ 4 For Adults Under 16s Go Free Go Free
For More Information Colin Boor On 07710321471
SUNDAY 18th OCTOBER
Springfields Autumn Craft Fair
 10.00 am - 4.00pm
Entry Fee Is £ 1 For Adults Under 16s Go Free Go Free
For More Information Inga Maxwell On 01775 724843
SUNDAY 8th NOVEMBER
Toy Collectors Fair
10.00 am - 3.00pm
Entry Fee Is £ 2.50 For Adults £2 For Concessions £1.50 For children
For More Information Call Julie & John Webb On 01522 523281  
MONDAY 9th & TUSEDAY 10th NOVEMBER
Action Medical Research Christmas Gift Fair
Monday 2.00PM to 9.00pm Tuesday 9.30am to 4.30pm  
Entry Fee Is £ 2 For Adults Under 16s Go Free Go Free
For More Information Call Petronella Keeling On 01775722017
SATURDAY 14th & SUNDAY 15th NOVEMBER
Spalding Model Railway Show
10:00 am – 5:00 pm Saturday & 9:30 am – 4:30pm Sunday
Entry Fee £7.00 For Adults £6.00 For Concessions £3.00 For Children £17 For A Family Ticket
Call 01406 426669 Or 07754 057935 For More Information On This Event  
 



THURSDAY 29th OCTOBER 
Springfields
Christmas Light Switch-On
Springfields Outlet Shopping & Festival Gardens Camelgate
Spalding, Lincolnshire PE12 6EU
More information call 01775 760909

THURSDAY 5th NOVEMBER 
Springfields Fireworks Spectacular

Springfields Outlet Shopping & Festival Gardens Camelgate
Spalding, Lincolnshire PE12 6EU
Mor
e information call 01775 760909


OCTOBER


THURSDAY 8th OCTOBER
50+ Social Cabarets

£33 for a 4 course meal
South Holland Centre
More information call
01775 768923


FRIDAY 9th OCTOBER
Spalding Pumpkin Parade 2015

Spalding Town Centre


FRIDAY 16th OCTOBER
Transport Conference
10am lunch provided and finishing at 4pm.
The first Lincolnshire Transport Conference on at Springfield’s Event Centre in Spalding.
“Connecting South Lincolnshire” speakers from rail, road and bus operators, government spokespersons and will inform delegates of the challenges facing our infrastructure and plans to get us better connected.
The event is organised by The Spalding and Peterborough Transport Forum and Spalding and District Chamber of Commerce.
To book your place at just £15, please contact Emily Foreman at Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce on: Tel: 01522 523333 and select the “events” option or e-mail:emily.foreman@lincs-chamber.co.uk


SUNDAY 18th OCTOBER
Nigel Ogden playing the cinema organs at The Burtey Fen Collection

2:30pm - 5pm
The Burtley Fen Collection


FRIDAY 23rd OCTOBER
South Holland Local History and Archaeology Group Meeting
Discussing More Local History Achieve Film with Brenda Harper
7.30pm
St John’s Church Lounge, Spalding


SATURDAY 31st OCTOBER
Rainbows Halloween Wytches & Wizards Fayre
11am
Silverwood Centre, Long Sutton


NOVEMBER


SUNDAY 8th NOVEMBER
Spalding Ramblers

10:30am
A medium length walk to keep in shape this year
Meet at Market Place in Folkingham
For more information contact 01775 680402


WEDNESDAY 11th NOVEMBER
Evening with RAF Swing Wing

£31 includes Carvery or just £19 for the Concert
Springfield’s Event & Conference Centre
More information call 01775 768923


WEDNESDAY 18th - SATURDAY 21st NOVEMBER
 SADOS presents Family Planning

A Hilarious Farce by Frank Vickery.
 South Holland Centre
Tickets £12/£10 Concessions
For More information call 01775 764777


SATURDAY 14th NOVEMBER
Spalding Lights Switch-on 2015

Spalding Town Centre


THURSDAY 19th NOVEMBER
Third Annual South Holland Business
Awards 2015


7pm - 11:30pm
APPLICATIONS are now open for the South Holland Business Awards 2015
The awards are open to members and non-members of the Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce

Businesses can only enter the awards if they are based in the South Holland Area. One business can enter a maximum of three categories
Application forms are available by emailing Alison.Mackfall@Lincs-Chamber.co.uk
Springfields Conference Centre

To Book your place call 01522 523333


 FRIDAY 20th NOVEMBER
South Holland Local History and Archaeology Group Meeting

Discussing Records of Nesting Birds local to Spalding with Keith Seaton
 7.30pm
St John’s Church Lounge, Spalding


SATURDAY 28th NOVEMBER
Spalding Christmas Market

Spalding Town Centre


DECEMBER


  FRIDAY 11th DECEMBER
South Holland Local History and Archaeology Group Meeting
Christmas Social with the Haven Singers
7.30pm
St John’s Church Lounge, Spalding


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