Events in the week ahead

Helen Vaitkevicius and Sally Sneath with Pets as Therapy dogs Harry and Harriette: hear about the scheme in Spalding on Wednesday.Photo: SG061212-153TW
Helen Vaitkevicius and Sally Sneath with Pets as Therapy dogs Harry and Harriette: hear about the scheme in Spalding on Wednesday.Photo: SG061212-153TW

Listings from Thursday, October 31 to Wednesday, November 6


Pinchbeck Photographic Group, New Zealand by Tim Wayman and members’ own travel/holiday images, 7.30pm, Pinchbeck Primary School, Fennell Road.


Craft fair, 9.30am-1pm, Long Sutton Baptist Church.

Live action firework theatre and Christmas lights switch on, 6pm, Springfields Outlet Shopping, Spalding,

Firework extravaganza, fairground rides, stalls, gates 6pm, fireworks 7.30pm, Deepings Rugby Club, Deeping St James, or 07837 556442.

Halloween party, 7pm, Gedney Drove End Village Hall, 01406 550752.

Gentlemen’s Society lecture, ‘Biodeterioration of ancient monuments by Prof Mark Seaward, 8pm, Spalding Grammar School Hall.

Messy Church, after school-5.30pm, Gosberton Clough Methodist Church.


Holbeach Community Centre 30th anniversary celebration, The Apple Core Beatles, Treble Nine Roadshow, hog roast, Fishpond Lane, Holbeach, 01406 426080/490379.

Halloween fancy dress karaoke, 8pm, Bell Inn, Weston Hills, 01406 371306.

Firework display, 6pm, St John’s Primary School, Hawthorn Bank, Spalding, 07801 445560.

Firework evening, 6pm, Hovenden House, Fleet.

Sausage and mash supper and musical evening with the Haven Singers, 5.30pm, bring your own drinks, Whaplode Village Hall, 01406 370961.

Karaoke, 9pm, Turpins Wine Bar, Long Sutton, 01406 365554.

Lunch in memory of Rosemary Pilgrim, noon, Springfields Events Centre, Spalding, e:

Coffee morning and snack lunches, 10am-1pm, Broad Street Methodist Church, Spalding, 07598 386674.

Vicars and tarts ball, 7pm, Sutterton Village Hall, 01205 460443/460459.

Cats Protection table top sale, 11am-3pm, Curlew Centre, Sutton Bridge, 01406 350646.


Craft fair, 11am-3pm, Victory Hall, Gedney, 01406 362545.

All Souls’ Service to remember the departed, 4pm, All Saints’ Church, Holbeach.

Memorial Service to remember the departed, 4.30pm, Weston Church.

Memorial Service to remember the departed, 10.30am, St Bartholomew’s Church, West Pinchbeck.


IDEA fireworks night, doors 6pm, fireworks 7pm, Donington Community Centre.

Bethany Support Group for the Bereaved, 2.30pm, St Nicolas Hall, The Vista, Spalding, 01775 767165.


Bonfire and fireworks, 7pm, Lawrance Park, Thurlby.

REME Association (Lincs branch) meeting to discuss future plans, 7.30pm, Drill Hall, Main Ridge West, Boston, 01754 874200.

SACS demonstration in acrylics by Brian Steventon, official artist at Black Country Museum, 7.30pm, Pinchbeck Village Hall.


Fenland Flywheelers, ‘From bandages to rotor blades’ with Lincs and Notts Air Ambulance, 7.30pm, United Services Club, Church Street, Holbeach, PE12 7LL, 07941 471802.

Bingo, 7.30pm Saracen’s Head Village Hall.

Midweekers talk on pets as therapy, 7.30pm, Broad Street Methodist Church, Spalding.

Spalding and District Stamp Club, non-philatelic items, 2pm, Constitutional Club, Broad Street, Spalding, 01775 762661.

Bingo, 7.30pm, Whaplode St Catherine Village Hall.

Probus Club, ‘Putting the house in order’, speaker Brenda Harper from National Trust, 12.15pm, South Holland Centre, Spalding.

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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.