Events in the week ahead

Spalding Pumpkin Parade'Connor Newell parades his pumpkin'Photo: SG 051012-184TW
Spalding Pumpkin Parade'Connor Newell parades his pumpkin'Photo: SG 051012-184TW
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Listings from Thursday, October 10 to Wednesday, October 16


Geology talk, by Dave Evans, on how it affects Bourne Wood and local land use, 7.30pm, Bourne Abbey Church Hall, Church Walk, 07760 468052.

SADMAS at Mablethorpe, 2pm, Spalding and District Stamp Club, Constitutional Club, Broad Street, Spalding, 01775 762661.

Spalding Folk Club tune session, 8pm, Lincoln Arms, Spalding.

Beauty and shopping evening for charity, beauty treatments, arts and crafts, stalls, 6-9.30pm, Towngate Inn, Market Deeping, 07855 945698.


Spalding pumpkin festival, all day, parade 6.30pm, fireworks 7.30pm, 01775 761161.

Priory Singers first rehearsal, 7.30pm, Spalding United Reformed Church Hall, Pinchbeck Road.

Holbeach Town Band bingo, 7.30pm, WI Hall, Park Road, Holbeach, 01775 712420.

Messy Church, 3.30pm, St Margaret’s Church Hall, Main Road, Quadring.

Miniclassics by The Classic Buskers, 7.45pm, Morton Village Hall, near Bourne,


Pumpkin party, 7-11pm, disco, competitions, fancy dress, Moulton Chapel Community Centre, 01406 380551.

Meccano show, 10am-4pm, Moulton Mill, 01406 373237,

Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust coffee morning, bric-a-brac, stalls, 10am-noon, Pinchbeck Village Hall, Knight Street.

Bingo, 7pm, Weston Hills Village Hall.

Craft fair, 40 stalls, 10am-3pm, St Mary’s Church, Swineshead.

Transported Night of Festivals, 11am-10pm, Central Park and Market Place, Boston, 07747 271820,

Feed the birds, 9.45am, RSPB Freiston Short Nature Reserve, 01205 360858.

‘Classwork 2013’, art exhibition, and tomorrow, 11am-5pm, Riverbank Studios, Spalding.

The Wash birdwatching cruise, 9.45am, meet at 9.15am outside the lock keeper’s office, Witham Bank East, Boston, book on 01775 764777.

St Barnabas Hospice craft fair, refreshments, 10am-3pm, Broad Street Methodist Church, Spalding, 01775 722817.

Coffee and chat, 10am-noon, Donington Church Hall.

10k sponsored walk around Spalding and tombola, for Motor Neurone Disease, 10am from Wardentree Lane, Pinchbeck, 07411 093113.

Pure Vinyl (retro disco), classics from the 60s, 70s and 80s, 9pm, Riverside Bar, Sutton Bridge.

Autumn fair, 10am-2pm, Ruby Hunt Centre, Donington, reserve table/car space on 01775 820620.

Holbeach Town Band and SADOS present music from the musicals, 7.30pm, Spalding Grammar School, 01775 712420.


Meccano show, 10am-4pm, Moulton Mill, 01406 373237,

Spalding Ramblers, medium walk of North Norfolk coastal path, meet 9.30am Hamilton Road Post Office, Old Hustanton, take bus pass, 01775 680404.

This is Your Life (Jesus of Nazareth) by Redeemed Theatre Company, 6.30pm, All Saints’ Church, Holbeach, 01775 766921.

‘Music, poetry, art: land and sea, a celebration’, a three-hour collaboration of music from The Cello Company, 2pm, The Art Barn, Woodlands Farm, Wash Road, Kirton,

Transported Night of Festivals, 11am-5pm, Central Park and Market Place, Boston,

Harvest decorated church, from 1pm, Songs of Praise 3pm, Christ Church, Gedney Drove End and Dawsmere.

Harvest lunch, 12.30pm, Donington Church Hall, book on 01775 821515.

Harvest service, 3.30pm, meal 5pm, Holy Trinity Church, Gedney Hill, book on 01406 330441.

Elizabeth Harrison playing the Compton and Wurlitzer theatre organs, 2.30pm, Burtey Fen Collection, Pinchbeck, 01775 766081.

The Three Musketeers, performed by Barbershopera, 7pm, Market House, Long Sutton,


Whaplode Drove Community Choir meet, 7pm, Whaplode Drove Church Porch, 01406 540892.


Spalding and District Stamp Club auction, 7.30pm, Constitutional Club, Broad Street, Spalding.

Spalding Ramblers AGM, 7.30pm, St Nicolas Hall, The Vista, Spalding.


Bingo, 7.30pm, Saracen’s Head Village Hall.

Fairtrade coffee morning, 9.30-11.30am, South Holland District Council offices, Spalding.

Russells International Circus, 5pm and 7.30pm, until Sunday, Moulton Chapel Road, Cowbit, PE12 0XD, 07752 218805.

Sing South Holland Community Choir workshop, 6.30pm, St Thomas’s Chapel Schoolroom, St Thomas’s Road, Spalding, 01406 420218.

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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.