Events in South Holland in the week ahead

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Listings from Thursday, April 3 to Wednesday, April 9


Holbeach and District Civic Society, talk ‘History of the Spalding Flower Festival’ by Doug Braybrooks, Reading Room, Church Street, Holbeach, 01406 422266.

Judging and crowning of Moulton Chapel Tulip Time queen, prince and princess, 6.30pm, Moulton Chapel Community Centre, 01406 380551.


Friends of Frampton Churches present Stamford Concert Singers, 7.30pm, St Mary’s Church, Frampton, PE20 1AH, 01205 722879.

Food collection for Holbeach Community Larder, until Sunday, Tesco, Holbeach.


Pot luck evening, ukulele orchestra, 7.30pm, Holbeach Methodist Church.

RSPB walk, 10am, Boston Cemetery, 01205 360858.

Spring fayre, stalls, children’s activities, 10am-2pm, Broad Street Methodist Church, Spalding, 07598 386674.

Evergreen Club table top sale, doors open 10am, 01775 820414.

Stroke awareness day hosted by Rotary Club of Holbeach, free blood pressure testing, 9am-12.30pm, All Saints’ Church, Holbeach.

Long Sutton and District Civic Society collecting information on residents’ histories of ancestors who served in World War One in readiness for commemoration exhibition in July, 10am-1pm, St Matthew’s Church, Sutton Bridge, 01406 362310.

Easter egg hunt, ages four plus, 10am-4pm, RSPB Frampton marsh Reserve, PE20 1AY, until April 21, 01205 724678.


Model tractor show, Springfields Exhibition Centre, PE12 6ET, 07710 321471,

Quality market, 11am-3pm, Victoria Hall, Oakham.

Holbeach Hospital thanksgiving service in celebration of 25 years of the Holbeach and East Elloe Hospital Trust, 3pm, All Saints’ Church, Holbeach.

Small Saints Pre-School Easter fair, face painting, bric-a-brac, toys, games, Holbeach community Centre, 01406 422358.


Churches Together in Spalding and District, Resurrection – Easter, last of a series of scenes from Holy Week and Easter in word, art and music, 7.30pm, Spalding Baptist Church.


Spalding Music Club, lunch with friends, 2pm, Ivo Day Centre, Albion Street, Spalding, 01775 723435.

Holbeach Town Band open day, all ages, try instruments while chatting to band members over a cuppa, training sessions, 10am-4pm, Holbeach Victoria Training Band informal concert 2.30pm, band hall, Back Lane, Holbeach, 01775 712420.

Birds for kids, learn how to tell a swan from a sparrow, ages five to 15, 10.30am-12noon or 1.30-3pm, booking essential, RSPB Frampton Marsh Reserve, PE20 1AY, 01205 724678.

Easter holiday club, ages four to 11, over three days, arts and crafts egg-stravaganza, 10am-1pm, The Umbrella, Westlode Street, Spalding, PE11 2AE, 01775 712359.


Easter holiday club, ages four to 11, Making and decorating Easter nest cakes, 10am-1pm, The Umbrella, Westlode Street, Spalding, PE11 2AE, 01775 712359.

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The information in this column is supplied to us, please ring the organisers where possible to confirm the event before setting out on your journey.