What’s on in south Lincolnshire in the week ahead

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Listings from Thursday, November 6 to Wednesday, November 12


Firework display: lights and fireworks set to iconic military themed music to commemorate our servicemen and servicewomen from World War One and Two, 6pm, Springfields Outlet Shopping, Spalding, www.springfieldsshopping.com

Spalding Cricket Club: annual meeting, 7.30pm, Sports Club, Rugby Club, St Thomas’s Road, Spalding.

Talk: on the Home Front in Lincolnshire during the First World War by Dr Katherine Storr, 7.30pm, Reading Rooms, Church Street, Holbeach, 01406 701925.

U3A: meeting, 1.30pm, Surfleet Village Hall.

Johnny Cash and The Tennessee Two: 7.30pm, Guild Hall Arts Centre, Grantham, 01476 406158.

Showcase: a friendly competition for those who have attended various member led meetings, prepare up to five prints/five digital images for display for projection, Riverside Hotel, Surfleet.


Race night: Spalding Air Cadets raising money for RBL and Ayscoughfee memorial, Spalding Services Club, 7.30pm, pre-book on 01775 723955.

Swineshead Silver Band: in concert, 7.30pm, Moulton Chapel Methodist Church, 01406 381257.

Craft fayre: 9am-1pm, Long Sutton Baptist Church.

Cake and produce stall: 9.30-11.30am, St Mary’s Church Hall, Long Sutton.

Walk4lifesk: Fen Friday Health Walks Group, meet 10.20am near Sewing Box, main road, Swinsted, 01775 750479.

Barbed Wire for Kisses: story of the war to end all wars, 7.30pm, Guild Hall Arts Centre, Grantham, 01476 406158.


Mega bingo: and presentation to Air Ambulance, doors 1pm, eyes down 2pm, Women’s Institute Hall, Park Road, Holbeach.

Craft fair: over 20 local craft stalls and other attractions, 10.30am-3.30pm, St Mary’s Church, Frampton, PE20 1AH.

‘In the mood’: an evening of nostalgia with Miller Magic, dig out vintage clothing or if you’re in the armed force why not wear your dress suit, Women’s Institute will be providing a ‘war time supper’, 7.30pm, Rippingale Village Hall, 01778 440444, 07973 711746.

Deepings remembers: exhibition about the 300 plus men who left the Deepings to fight in the First World War, and tomorrow, Deepings Community Centre, Market Deeping.

Mad Soundz karaoke: 8.30pm, Whaplode Drove Social Club, Elizabethan Centre, 01406 330315.

Comedy: SADOS present two one-act comedies, 7pm, Broad Street Methodist Church, Spalding, 01775 640381.

Celebrate Surfleet: brass band concert, St Laurence Church, Surfleet.

Coffee morning: Royal British Legion Women’s Section, 9.30am-noon, St Matthew’s Church, Sutton Bridge, 01406 350462

Kidney Research charity ball: 7pm, Springfields Events Centre, Spalding, 07841 420879.

Smetana Trio: performing chamber music, 7.30pm, Stamford Arts Centre.


Fungus foray: a chance to collect fungi in the wood and have them identified, meet 2pm, Bourne Wood main car park, 07747 354318.

Spalding Ramblers: medium walk, meet 10.30am on road near church, Ancaster, 01406 373384.

Christmas craft fair: 10am-4pm, Holbeach St Johns Village Hall, Joys Bank, PE12 8SD, 07946 641681.

Gift and craft fair: 30 plus stalls, 11am-4pm, Anglia Motel, Fleet Hargate.

Fundraising golf day: teeing off 11.02am, The 19th Hole Bar and Restaurant, Gedney Hill Golf Club, 01406 330922.

Remembrance Service: 4pm, Moulton Mill.

Vintage: and collectors’ fayre, Victoria Hall, Oakham.

Milling day: 11am-4pm, Cogglesford Watermill, Sleaford, 01529 308102.

Short service: 10.55am war memorial, Whaplode St Catherine Memorial Hall.


Christmas gift fair: Action Medical Research annual event, 2-9pm, Springfields Events Centre, Spalding.

Long Sutton: Horse and Pony Show committee AGM, 7.30pm, Market House, Long Sutton, 01945 440797.


Christmas gift fair: Action Medical Research annual event, 9am-4pm, Springfields Events Centre, Spalding.

RSPB talk: return of the red kite, 7.30pm, Pinchbeck Village Hall, 01205 724678.

South Wales coast: a talk by Nancy Ford to Surfleet Ladybirds Club, 7.30pm, Fraiser Room by Surfleet Church, 01775 680636.

Retrospective: a talk by Mick Birchall to Spalding Music Club, 2pm, Ivo Day Centre, Albion Street, Spalding, 01775 723435.

Vitality: celebrating the success of its programme of movement and exercise to music classes for the over 60s with awards event for participants and teachers, 10am, Springfields Events Centre, Spalding, 01529 411194.


Act II: performing This Septic Isle, 7pm, Ayscoughfee Hall, Spalding, 01775 764555.

For the regular weekly listings visit www.spaldingtoday.co.uk or see next week’s Lincs 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.