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Mark and Sarah Le Sage
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

AUGUST
SATURDAY 1st AUGUST
Bingo

7.30pm
eyes down
Long Sutton Church Hall
Spalding Christadelphians
10am-6pm.
The Bible Today exhibition,
The Christadelphians Hall, 29 New Road, Spalding
Coffee Morning And Cake Stall
10am-11.30am
United Reformed Church, Spalding

Table Top Sale
10am-12pm
Tables £5
Gedney Dyke Village Hall

SUNDAY 2nd AUGUST
Fleet Country Show 2015

11am - 5.00pm
Battleford Hall Gardens, Nr Fleet Church, Bensgate, Fleet PE12 8NL
The Fleet Country Show will be holding its fifth annual event, the Produce and Companion Dog Show. This family day out is being held at the beautiful Battleford Hall Gardens, next to Fleet Church. The event runs from 11am - 5pm on Sunday 2 August 2015. There will be market and craft stalls, lawn games a BBQ and bar selling real ale, lager, Pimms and a café serving food and light refreshments. Entertainment will include a band and sideshows. The produce show comprises best vegetable and fruit competition, best flower competition, cake and jam making competitions and of course, the companion dog show; a Kennel Club Licensed event. Our show raises money for local charitable causes.
For more information call 07960 835627
Open Day
10.30 am – 4 pm
Frampton Marsh Nature Reserve
Free Entry Donations Welcome
5 – 12 Years
Email : lincolnshirewashreserves@rspb.org.uk Or Call 01205 724678 For More Details
Junior Church
10.30am
Spalding Baptist Church
Sunday School And Adult Bible Class
10am
Family Worship Services
11am and 6pm
Calvary Baptist Church
Spalding,
For More Information Call 01775 760042

Callum Pite Smile Charity family Fun Day
Pinchbeck Utd Football Club, Pinchbeck Utd v Boston Utd (u18s)
Hog Roast, Swing Boats, Bouncy Castle,
Face Painting, Side Stalls, Car Boot, Live Bands.
THE BIG BOOT
Car Boot Sale
Sellers 10am
Buyers 11am,
Wellington Street, Peterborough, PE1 5DU
Call Tony On 07445 436136 Or Visit www.bizzybootsltd.co.uk

MONDAY 3rd AUGUST
Learn To Play
2pm – 4 pm
Band Room Back Lane Holbeach
Free Entry
For Ages 6 And Over
Call 01775 712420 For More Details
Diamond Luncheon Club
10.30am-3pm
Curlew Centre, Sutton Bridge
For More Information Call 01406 350276
Holbeach Army Cadets
7pm-9.30pm
Church Street, Holbeach
For More Information Call 07909 111462
New Age Kurling
2pm-4pm.
St Norbert’s Church Hall
St Thomas Road, Spalding
Short Mat Bowls
7pm
Ruby Hunt Centre, Donington
Over 50s Mobilisation Class
9.30am
Gedney Hill Village Hall
Craft Club
7pm-9pm
Gosberton Risegate Methodist Church
Bible Survey Study
7pm-9pm 
Calvary Baptist Church, Spalding
For More Information Call 01775 527516
Craft Club
10am-12.30pm
Whapload St Catherine’s Vllage Hall
Line Dancing
6.30pm-9.30pm
Long Sutton Church Hall
For More Information Call 07554 008221

TUESDAY 4th AUGUST
Pond Dipping
10.30am - 11.30am - 1pm - 2pm - 3pm
Frampton Marsh Nature Reserve
£3 Entry
5 – 12 Years
Email:lincolnshirewashreserves@rspb.org.uk Or Call 01205 724678 For More Details

WEDNESDAY 5th AUGUST
Activate

SHDC & LCC Youth Services
Wednesday 5th August – Memorial Park, Gedney Drove End
Wednesday 12th August – Flinders Founders Teen Park, Town Dam Lane, Donington
Wednesday 19th August – Sutton Bridge
11am – 3pm
Free Entry
8 – 19 Years
Email:community@sholland.gov.uk Or Call 01775 761161 For More Details
Artisan
8.15pm
South Holland Centre
Spalding Folk Club in the Lounge Bar.
After appearing at festivals all over the world during the ‘90s,
Artisan officially disbanded in 2005 so they could concentrate on individual ventures.
Now they are back and this gig is part of their much anticipated 10 year reunion tour.
The winning combination of Brian Bedford’s varied and often thought-provoking songs, the group’s beautiful three-part harmonies and entertaining banter made them favourites everywhere.
Tickets:£6 / £5 members, please pay on the door
For More Information Call 01775 764777

THURSDAY 6th AUGUST
Pond Dipping

10.30am - 11.30am - 1pm - 2pm - 3pm
Frampton Marsh Nature Reserve
£3 Entry
5 – 12 Years
Email:lincolnshirewashreserves@rspb.org.uk Or Call 01205 724678 For More Details
U3A Monthly Meeting
Doors open from 12.30pm
Surfleet Village Hall, Surfeit PE11 4BW SPALDING
U3A caters for people no longer in full time employment to share educational, creative and leisure pursuits.
Monthly branch meetings held with guest speaker. See list of forthcoming events. Come along today to our OPEN DAY together with Hog Roast and see where Groups are either displaying details of their activities or members entertaining us from theirs.
New Members always welcome.
Today this event is free to Members but a charge will be made forvisitors
For Further Information
Call 01775 766504
Or Visit There Website
www.u3asites.org.uk/spalding

FRIDAY 7th AUGUST
U3A Outing

RSPB Boat Trip 
The cost will be £18.50 for RSPB members and £21 for non RSPB members. 
Please contact Bernice for further information.
Learn To Play
2pm – 4 pm
Band Room Back Lane Holbeach
Free Entry
For Ages 6 And Over
Call 01775 712420 For More Details
Mini Monsters Bug Hunt
11.00am – 12.00am or 2pm - 3pm
Frampton Marsh Nature Reserve
£3 Entry
5 – 12 Years
Email : lincolnshirewashreserves@rspb.org.uk Or Call 01205 724678 For More Details
Quiz Night
7pm for 7.45 start
fenland Airfield club house
Quiz Night, £13.00 per person for two course meal and quiz or quiz olnly £3.00
everyone welcome
For further information
Call 01406 540330
Or
Email events@fenlandairfield.co.uk
Visit There Website
www.fenlandairfield.co.uk

SATURDAY 8th AUGUST 
Spalding Fire Station Picnic and Open Day.

10am – 4pm.
 In support of The Fire-fighters Charity. 
 There will be a BBQ, cupcake competition, a raffle, and games. There will be Fire-fighters Charity souvenirs for sale, and a vintage fire engine on display.  Police and EMAS will also have display stands, and the fire-fighters will demonstrate their skills throughout the day. There will even be a Dakota fly-over! Donations for our raffle are very welcome. Please drop them by at the fire station or call 01775 720 548 to arrange for collection.
 For further information, contact Lou or Petra on 01775 720 548

SUNDAY 9th AUGUST
Rainbow Food & Drink Festival 2015
12 - 5pm
Holbeach Community Centre
Rainbow Festivals next 'delicious' festival celebrating some amazing food & drink is nearly here, so come and allow your taste buds to be tempted! There's a variety of makers & bakers, crafters & creators from the counties that surround us Norfolk, Cambs & Lincolnshire! There will be some exciting & inspirational demos from our locally renowned Rachel Green, Celebrity Chef in the main hall, who will be using some of the local produce. For more information, please visit the Rainbow Food & Drink Festival 2015 page 
https://www.facebook.com/events/1526321370967948
or for full list of exhibitors visit
www.rainbowfestivals.co.uk info@rainbowfestivals.co.uk
For Further Information
Call 01406 259167
Or Visit there website
www.rainbowfestivals.co.uk

TUESDAY 11th AUGUST
Story Time
Spalding Library
2pm – 2.30pm
Free Entry
Pre – school ages

FRIDAY 14TH AUGUST
Summer Reading Challenge – Craft And Story Time
Spalding Library
10am – 1pm
Free Entry
5 – 9 Years

SATURDAY 22nd AUGUST
Climate Change
True or False? - A Christian Response
7pm
An illustrated talk by Philip Foster - followed by discussion
Lighthouse Church, Haverfield Rd Spalding

SUNDAY 23rd 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
Majestic Bingo Charity Wing Walk
Kristina & Donna will be partaking in a charity wing walking in Upminster for Variety the Children Charity
If you would like to donate please call 01775 723098

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

SATURDAY 29th AUGUST - SUNDAY 6th SEPTEMBER
Spalding's Festival of Food & Drink

Food and Drink orientated events will take place over nine days, culminating in a weekend of exhibits, display, stall holders and food demonstrations at the SHDC car park on Priory Road Spalding
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

MONDAY 31st AUGUST 
Majestic Bingo Monday Funday 

BBQ, Bouncy Castle, Live Music and much more
Regent Bingo Car Park, Westlode Street
More information call 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
                                      Moulton Mill Will Be Open For Tours, Refreshments And Purchases From The Shop.                                  
For More Information Call 01406 373237
Or Visit www.moultonwindmill.co.uk

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 ChallengeLong Sutton Library
Free Event
5 -12 Years
Visit www.lincolnshire.gov.uk For More Details

Craft TableLong Sutton library
Free Event
5 -12 Years
Visit www.lincolnshire.gov.uk For More Details

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

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

Thursday 30th
Pond Dipping
10.30am - 11.30am - 1pm - 2pm - 3pm
Frampton Marsh Nature Reserve
£3 Entry
5 – 12 Years
Email : lincolnshirewashreserves@rspb.org.uk Or Call 01205 724678 For More Details

Thursday 30th JULY -  6th and 27th August
Summer Fun Arts And Crafts
11am – 3pm
Ayscoughfee Hall
4 – 11 Years
Visit www. Ayscoughfee.org Or Call 01775 764555 For More Details

 Friday 31th July 
Mini Monsters Bug Hunt
11.00am – 12.00am or 2pm - 3pm
Frampton Marsh Nature Reserve
£3 Entry
5 – 12 Years
Email : lincolnshirewashreserves@rspb.org.uk Or Call 01205 724678 For More Details

 Sunday 2nd August
Open Day
10.30 am – 4 pm
Frampton Marsh Nature Reserve
Free Entry Donations Welcome
5 – 12 Years
Email : lincolnshirewashreserves@rspb.org.uk Or Call 01205 724678 For More Details

 Monday 3rd – Friday 7th August
Learn To Play In a Week
Holbeach Town Band
2pm – 4 pm
Band Room Back Lane Holbeach
Free Entry
For Ages 6 And Over
Call 01775 712420 For More Details

 Tuesday 4th And Thursday 6th August
  Pond Dipping
10.30am - 11.30am - 1pm - 2pm - 3pm
Frampton Marsh Nature Reserve
£3 Entry
5 – 12 Years
Email:lincolnshirewashreserves@rspb.org.uk Or Call 01205 724678 For More Details

 Wednesday 5th – 19th August
Activate
SHDC & LCC Youth Services

Wednesday 5th August – Memorial Park, Gedney Drove End
Wednesday 12th August – Flinders Founders Teen Park, Town Dam Lane, Donington
Wednesday 19th August – Sutton Bridge
11am – 3pm
Free Entry
8 – 19 Years
Email:community@sholland.gov.uk Or Call 01775 761161 For More Details

Friday 7th August
Mini Monsters Bug Hunt
11.00am – 12.00am or 2pm - 3pm
Frampton Marsh Nature Reserve
£3 Entry
5 – 12 Years
Email : lincolnshirewashreserves@rspb.org.uk Or Call 01205 724678 For More Details

Sunday 9th August
Listen To The Band
2pm – 4pm
Ayscoughfee Hall
Free Entry
All Ages
Visit www. Ayscoughfee.org Or Call 01775 764555 For More Details

Tuesday 11th August
Story Time
Spalding Library
2pm – 2.30pm
Free Entry
Pre – school ages

Friday 14th August
Summer Reading Challenge – Craft And Story Time
Spalding Library
10am – 1pm
Free Entry
5 – 9 Years

Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th August
1940’s Weekend
Ayscoughfee Hall Museum
10.30am – 4pm
Free Entry
All Ages
Visit www. Ayscoughfee.org Or Call 01775 764555 For More Details

 Sunday 23rd August
Fabulous Band Concert
2pm – 4pm
Ayscoughfee Hall
Free Entry
All Ages
Visit www. Ayscoughfee.org Or Call 01775 764555 For More Details

Thursday 27th August
Family Fun Day
Ayscoughfee Hall Museum
10.30am – 4pm
Free Entry
All Ages
Visit www. Ayscoughfee.org Or Call 01775 764555 For More Details

Friday 28th – Monday 31st August
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







EVENTS:
AUGUST - SEPTEMBER

EVERY THURSDAY
Students Night

Unlimited Bowling
7pm Till 11pm
£5 Per Person
Minimum Of 4 People To A Lane.
(In The Event That There Are Fewer Than 4, The Lane Can Still Be Booked; However The Party Would Have To Pay For 4 People)
PLUS
BUY ONE GET ONE FREE ON ALL DRINKS
(*Excluding Wine & Champagne)
No NUS Membership Required


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.

WEDNESDAY 1st - 30th JULY
Valerie Tyler exhibition

Another fabulous exhibition in the Geest Gallery showing the work of this local artist.
Opening hours

SUNDAY 9th AUGUST
Ayscoughfee Hall Summer Band Concert

2
- 4pm
Performances by the Kings Lynn Brass Band
For more information about the Concerts contact 01775 764555 or the band organiser Cllr. Graham Dark BEM on 01775 768923
Listen To The Band
2pm – 4pm
Ayscoughfee Hall
Free Entry
All Ages
Visit www. Ayscoughfee.org Or Call 01775 764555 For More Details

SATURDAY 15th - SUNDAY 16th AUGUST
Ayscoughfee Hall 1940's Weekend

Commemorate the ending of World War II

THURSDAY 30th JULY - 6th AND 27th AUGUST
Summer Fun Arts And Crafts
11am – 3pm
Ayscoughfee Hall
4 – 11 Years
Visit www. Ayscoughfee.org Or Call 01775 764555 For More Details

SATURDAY 15th - SUNDAY 16th AUGUST
Ayscoughfee Hall 1940's Weekend

Commemorate the
ending of World War II
Jointly organised by South Holland District Council and Spalding Remembrance Association, the event has previously attracted over 2,000 visitors. Organisers are currently looking for wartime re-enactors, memorabilia collectors and enthusiasts to play a part in the proceedings.
There will be a chance for people to have their own vintage style stalls and displays. 
The event will also feature a spectacular flypast, remembrance parade and live music.
 Anyone interested taking part should contact Ayscoughfee Hall on 01775 764555 between 10.30am and 4pm from Wednesday and Sunday or alternatively email museum@sholland.gov.uk.

THURSDAY 27TH AUGUST
Family Fun Day

Ayscoughfee Hall Museum
10.30am – 4pm
Free Entry
All Ages

Visit www. Ayscoughfee.org Or Call 01775 764555 For More Details


LIVE PERFORMANCES:

WEDNESDAY 5th AUGUST
Artisan

Spalding Folk Club in the Lounge Bar
WEDNESDAY 26th AUGUST
RSC Live: Othello Book

A live screening direct from the Stratford upon Avon stage


CINEMA:
FRIDAY 31st JULY - THURSDAY 13th AUGUST 
Minions (U)

The minions adventure you’ve all been waiting for…

SATURDAY 1st - THURSDAY 6th AUGUST
Jurassic World (12A)    

The Dinosaurs are back with a vengeance

FRIDAY 7th - MONDAY 10th AUGUST
Magic Mike XXL (15)

Comedy drama sequel about a team of male strippers

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


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

SEPTEMBER

SATURDAY 5th & SUNDAY 6th SEPTEMBER
Anglia Motel Military Weekend 

Hunstanton Green 
For more information call 01406 422766

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
 
SATURDAY 11th & SUNDAY 12th SEPTEMBER
Heritage Open Days

10am - 4pm
Admission FREE
Pode Hole Pumping Station and Pinchbeck Engine Museum

SUNDAY 12th SEPTEMBER
Music Quiz

7.30pm
 Join us for a fun evening and test your musical knowledge. From 1950's to date, including different genres, and some fun categories, with a few twists along the way. Maximum 6 per table. Cost £3.00 per person to include food at half-time. Bar available plus tea, coffee and cakes! Cash prize for the winners, and a booby prize for the lowest score!
All proceeds to Gedney Drove End & Dawsmere Royal British Legion.
More information call Sue Mitchell 01406 550612

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

SATURDAY 26th & 27th SEPTEMBER 
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

OCTOBER

FRIDAY 9th OCTOBER
Spalding Pumpkin Parade 2015

Spalding Town Centre

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 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

SUNDAY 19th NOVEMBER
Spalding Business Awards

Springfields Conference Centre

SATURDAY 28th NOVEMBER
Spalding Christmas Market

Spalding Town Centre

DECEMBER
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