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THERE will be a Prom Fayre at the Village Hall on Saturday, February 16, 9.30am to 4.30pm. Prom dresses and ball gowns by Cranfields Proms, tiaras, gemstone jewellery, hairdressing, make up, nail demos, flowers. Admission £1. For enquiries ring 01775 822734 or 01775 820784.

JUMBLE Sale in Village Hall on Saturday, February 23 at 1pm.

THERE will be a fashion show by Lincs Fashion on Wednesday, March 27 at 7.30, in the village hall, proceeds to village hall funds.

Crowland

NETWORK, the ladies’ group in the Methodist Chapel, is meeting today at 2.30pm.

CROWLAND Methodist Chapel is holding a Remembrance Service at 11am on Sunday for friends and families who have lost loved ones during the past year.

THE Royal British Legion Club presents an evening of music and entertainment with the popular Kirton Brass Band on Saturday, March 9 at 7.30pm in the Legion Hall. Tickets £6 (£7 on the door) available at the bar. Contact Brian on 01733 210737. Lions Bus available.

CROWLAND Town Society meets on Monday at 7.30pm at Reform Street Methodist Centre.

CROWLAND Women’s Institute is holding its annual meeting on Tuesday at the British Legion Hall at 7.30pm. The competition is for a hand knitted item – to be worn.

CROWLAND Amateur Dramatic Society present Peter Pan at University Academy, Crowland on Friday, February 15 at 7.30pm and Saturday, February 16, at 2pm and 7.30pm. Adults £7, children and OAPs £5. Tickets from Bridge Hardware.

donington

DONINGTON Community Centre Association is holding a public meeting on Tuesday, February 26 at 7.30pm. For more information contact the secretary 01775-821781

gosberton

GOSBERTON group of churches are offering confirmation classes to both adults and young people. These are usually held weekly or fortnightly in the months prior to the confirmation service. It is hoped to hold a confirmation service in November, so classes might start about Easter. For details contact Rev Ian Walters on 01775 840694.

THE mobile library is in Gosberton on tomorrow at Field Close from 10am to 11am and then on to Godfrey Avenue from 11.05am to noon. For more information contact the customer service section on 01522 782010.

GOSBERTON Women’s Institute next meets in Gosberton Public Hall on Tuesday at 7.15pm Speaker will be Judy Byrne on the Butterfly Hospice and the competition is Spring Bloom. There will be a bring and buy stall. For full details contact Eileen Johnson on 01775 750553.

A POLICE surgery will be held in the Gosberton Church Hall between 10am and noon on Wednesday. If you need to report a crime or incident phone 0300 111 0300.

NEXT meeting of the Gosberton Ladies Circle is on Thursday, February 14 at 7.30pm at Gosberton Methodist Church with a talk on stained glass by Gillian Wing. £3 per meeting.

THERE is a teapot service at the Gosberton Methodist Church on Sunday, February 17 at 4pm which consists of favourite hymns and afternoon tea. For more information contact John and Enid Parson on 01205 357832.

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Clough and 
Risegate

MANY of the Gosberton Clough and Risegate residents go along to the beetle drives in Gosberton, and the Gosberton Public Hall Trustees are holding one together with a sausage and mash in the Public Hall on Saturday, February 23, 5.45pm for 6pm start. Entrance is by ticket only and are £6 from Ray Noble on 01775 840372.

THERE are always a number of residents from Gosberton Clough and Risegate at the coffee mornings organised by Lorna Webb and her team of helpers. On Shrove Tuesday, February 12 they are holding a coffee and pancake morning from 10am to noon at Mrs Webb’s home, 2 Poachers Gate, Pinchbeck. Cakes, pastries, preserves, plants and vegetables are just some of the goodies to be on sale and there will also be a raffle. Proceeds are for the St Barnabas Hospice’s Jenny Freeman Lodge at Spalding.

Holbeach

A NOTE for your diaries – a special Easter bingo for Macmillan Care will be held on Friday, March 15 at Holbeach Community Centre. Good prizes and cash games, starts 7pm.

AT the recent charity auction held at the Horse and Groom for the Youth Cancer Trust, £407.50 was raised. Sue and David Stubbs would like to thank everyone who donated goods, bid for goods or helped on the night. Also Nick and Tracey at the Horse and Groom.

HOLBEACH Town Band’s next monthly bingo is at the WI Hall, Holbeach, tomorrow. Eyes down at 7.30pm.

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PINCHBECK Women’s Institute’s next meeting at the village hall is on February 11 at 7.30pm. Subscriptions etc. will be collected. Speaker is Sergi of Sergi’s Deli. The competition is for a Valentine cupcake. Visitors are welcome.

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LADIES Group are in need of new members to join a group which meets every last Wednesday of each month. Meetings start at 7.30pm and include talks/demonstrations from interesting persons, light refreshments available during the session. If you are interested to come along to an event, please telephone 258304 for details.

A NOTE for your diaries – a special Easter bingo for Macmillan Care will be held on Friday, March 15 at Holbeach Community Centre. Good prizes and cash games, starts 7pm.

Spalding

BINGO will be held at St Paul’s Church Hall, Fulney, on Monday at 7pm.

WESTON HILLS

BINGO will be held on Saturday at 7pm in the village hall.

THE village hall committee meets on Tuesday at 8pm.

THERE will be no more pilates and matwork Mondays and Wednesdays in the village hall as it is now taking place in Bourne.

ASH Wednesday will take place at 10am at St Mary’s Church in Cowbit.

It is a combined service with St John’s Church in Weston Hills.