Events in south Lincolnshire in the week ahead

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News from the Lincs Free Press and Spalding Guardian,, @LincsFreePress on Twitter

Listings from Thursday, November 27 to Wednesday, December 3


MaNiFEST: Kirton Brass Band, 7.30pm, Spalding Parish Church, book pre-concert meal on 01775 722772.

Bingo: 7.30pm, Elizabethan Centre, Whaplode Drove, 01406 330388

Bingo: 7.30pm Royal British Legion, Long Sutton.

Final aggregate competition: prints and digital images, Riverside Hotel, Station Road, Surfleet


Christmas lights switch on: Tulip Radio Tulip Queen announced, school choir competition, local talent, Spalding fire crew, late night shopping, from 2pm, lights 7.15pm, Spalding town centre.

Small and mighty sheep trail: have fun in Spalding town centre, entry forms from participating shops, until December 24, completed forms to St Mary and St Nicolas Church, Spalding, 01775 722772.

Christmas dance: ballroom, Latin and popular sequence, live music by Stuart Burr, 7.30pm, Holbeach Community Centre, Fishpond Lane.

Quiz: and supper, Moulton Mill.

MaNiFest: Patrick Hawes, composer, talks about his new album, Angel, afternoon tea, 2.30pm, Spalding Parish Church, 01775 722772.

Shale gas: friend or foe?, Spalding Gentlemen’s Society lecture, with Dr Martin Whiteley, 8pm, Spalding Grammar School.

South Holland History Group: Rodney Lines talking on the life and work of Dylan Thomas, 7.30pm, St John’s Church Lounge, Hawthorn Bank, Spalding.

Toy collectors’ fair: 10am-3pm, Springfields Events Centre, Spalding, 01522 523281.

Christmas tree festival: preview evening, 7-9pm, Gosberton Parish Church, PE11 4EW, 01775 840503.


Winter fair: variety of activities, craft stalls, songs and music, Father Christmas, 10.30am-4pm, Ayscoughfee Hall, Spalding.

Christmas craft market: demonstrations, crafts for sale, Chain Bridge mobile forge, 10am-4pm, Unique Cottage Studios, Fulney Lane South, Spalding, PE12 6FA.

Christmas tree festival: stalls, and tomorrow, Gosberton Parish Church, PE11 4EW.

Christmas fair: 1.30pm, Gosberton Risegate Methodist Church.

MaNiFEST: Lesley Garrett and Cantemus, 7.30pm, Spalding Parish Church, 01775 764777.

Christmas bazaar: stalls, crafts, 10am-2.15pm, United Reformed Church Hall, Pinchbeck Road, Spalding, 01775 722311.

Art on the Map: Angela Daymond (textiles), Carolyn Goodwin (painting, ceramics), Gillian Wing (glass, stained glass), and tomorrow, Unique Cottage Studios, Fulney Lane South, Spalding, PE12 6FA, 07507 917981.

Christmas tree festival: and fayre, stalls, games, quiz for children, 10am-3pm, Broad Street Methodist Church, Spalding.

Art on the Map: Joan Dowling, painting, and tomorrow, 99 High Street, Gosberton, 01775 840577.

Autumn fayre: 1-3pm, St Paul’s Church Hall, Fulney.

Mad Soundz karaoke: 8.30pm, Lamb and Flag, Whaplode.

Shopping event: 30 stands, 10am-6pm, Bourne Corn Exchange.

Art on the Map: Louise Stebbing, print making, and tomorrow, Hannath Road, Tydd Gote, PE13 5ND, 01945 420403.

Christmas fair: 2-4pm, Fosdyke Village Hall, 01205 260642.

Christmas fair: 10am-2pm, Sacred Heart and St Gilbert’s RC Church, Bourne, 07976 747826.

Art on the Map: Mo Teeuw, painting, callagraphs, and tomorrow, 20 High Street, Moulton, PE12 6QB, 01406 370012.

Christmas gift: and craft fair, 11am-3pm, and tomorrow, Memorial Park, Bridge Road, Sutton Bridge, PE12 9SA, 01406 351122.


Christmas market: over 80 festive stalls, 10am-4pm, Spalding Market Place.

Winter fair: variety of activities, craft stalls, songs and music, Father Christmas, Chain Bridge Forge mobile forge demonstration, 10.30am-4pm, Ayscoughfee Hall, Spalding.

Christmas fair: gifts and crafts, games, Santa, 1-4pm, West Pinchbeck Village Hall, PE11 3QG, 01775 640313.

Christmas fair: over 40 stalls, Santa, school band and choir, rides, 10am-3.30pm, Thomas Cowley High School, Donington.

Charity fun dog show: 10.30am, Victory Hall, Gedney, PE12 0BJ, 01553 278894.

Christmas fayre: lots of stalls, 11am-4pm, Holbeach St Marks Village Hall, PE12 8DZ, 07553 459582.

Quality market: 11am-3pm, Stamford.


Spalding Lions Santa: and sleigh: 6-8pm, Donington.

John Lincoln exhibition: 10.30-4pm, until December 14, Geest Gallery, Ayscoughfee Hall, Spalding.


Spalding Lions Santa: and sleigh: 6-8pm, Donington.

Christmas story-time: for pre-school children, followed by craft activities, 2-2.30pm, Spalding Library, 01522 782010.

Tea with Santa: 4.30pm, Springfields Outlet Shopping, Spalding.

REME Association: social evening, 7.30pm, Drill Hall, Main Ridge West, Boston, 01754 874200.


Bingo: 7.30pm Saracen’s Head Village Hall.

Fenland Flywheelers: Chris Coleman on root harvesters, 7pm, United Services Club, Church Street, Holbeach, 07941 471802.

Spalding Stamp Club: feeling blue and monthly competition, 2pm, Constitutional Club, Broad Street, Spalding, 01775 762661.

For the regular weekly listings visit or see next week’s Lincolnshire Free Press.

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.