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ALBUM REVIEW: Bridging the gap between folk and rock unexpectedly

The Walls I Built, Hollie Haines, Self-Released, Out Now

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The Steppin' Stones team up with The Beltonas at Friday's Celidh in Pinchbeck.

What’s on (June 22 - June 28)

Your guide to what’s happening in and around South Holland this week.

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Much-loved performer Vin Garbutt. Photo supplied.

Vin will be sorely missed

The folk music community both here in the UK and much further afield was saddened to hear of the passing of one of its highly-revered and much-loved performers, Vin Garbutt.

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Alan and Naomi Katze of organisers Rainbow Festivals. Photo by Tim Wilson (SG010517-133TW)

Chill out at happy hippy fest in Tydd St Mary

Stilt-walking, hula-hooping and sword-balancing are among the entertainment at the Rainbow Summer Solstice Festival this Saturday (June 24).

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The new showroom at EMG.

In the community with Tulip Events Management

It was a fabulous weekend at the new premises of EMG who celebrated their fresh showroom and workshop at Wardentree Lane, Pinchbeck.

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Hannah Sanders and Ben Savage sing together on their debut album as a duo, Before the Sun, out now on Sungrazing Records.  Photo by Rosie Hardy.

ALBUM REVIEW: Experience the ‘healing power of music’ through Hannah and Ben

Before The Sun, Hannah Sanders and Ben Savage, Sungrazing Records, Out Now

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Bev and Ros Thompson with their 1938 Standard Flying 9 at a previous show. Photo by Tim Wilson (SG270615-136TW).

Something for all the family at show in Gedney Dawsmere

This Saturday (June 24) it’s the third Annual Armed Forces Day Classic and Vintage Vehicle Show in Gedney Dawsmere.

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Spalding acoustic singer-songwriter Meg McPartlin.  Photo supplied.

MUSIC REVIEW: Songstress in contention to star on much bigger stages

Meg McPartlin at The Punchbowl, Spalding

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Geno Washington back on stage at the Spalding Beer and Music Festival. Photo: Tim Wilson (SG270517-179TW)

Chatting with the original ‘soul’ man

Geno Washington is a tricky man to pin down. Still touring and performing at the age of 73 with the Ram Jam Band he’s as busy as ever.

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Young hip hop star Poppy Gill runs her dance classes in Spalding from Monday.

What’s on (June 15 - June 21)

Your guide to what’s happening in and around South Holland this week.

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The Lincolnshire Show is one of the top in the country. Pictured is the cattle parade at last years event.

All the action at Lincolnshire Show

The 133rd Lincolnshire Show returns on June 21-22 and promises non-stop entertainment including show-jumping, breathtaking stunts, dancing diggers and plenty of food and drink.

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Hannah Sanders and Ben Savage were the guests of Spalding Folk Club this month.  Photo by Rosie Hardy.

Chance meeting turns into folk symmetry for a pair of “troubadours” after audiences’ hearts

Hannah Sanders and Ben Savage, Spalding Folk Club at South Holland Centre, Spalding

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A section of Boston Sinfonia perform at The Stump.  Photo by David Compton.

CONCERT REVIEW: Another coming of age for The Stump’s finest music ambassadors

Boston Sinfonia, with guest clarinettist Neil Atkinson, St Botolph’s Church, Boston

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Stax Classics' 60th anniversary is marked with a series of 12-track albums, including one featuring Booker T and the MG's.  Photo supplied by Pomona Books and Music.

Godfathers of northern soul start a 60th birthday gig

Booker T and the MG’s, Stax Classics, Concord Music Group, Out Now

Music
Pinchbeck Carnival was as popular as ever.

In the community with Tulip Events Management

The ever popular Pinchbeck Carnival took place over the weekend and, as always, there was something for everyone.

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The popular Holbeach show is back on Saturday and Sunday. (Photo from a previous fayre) SG200615-112TW

Watch out for flying cabbages in Holbeach at fayre

The always popular Holbeach Town and Country Fayre is back this weekend, promising a return of the world famous cabbage hurling event.

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LEAP OF FAITH: Will Silver in rehearsals at Eastern School of Arts, part of Wildcats Theatre School, in Stamford.  Photo supplied.

THURSDAY TALK: Will’s Silver lining in musical theatre comes into sight

You will get no arguments from Pinchbeck performer Will Silver (17) that he was born to be a star.

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Chris and Gill Eley at their garden in Low Fulney. Photo:  SG120613-TW

Open garden in Spalding to help cancer charity

Kind-hearted couple Chris and Gillian Eley are opening up their beautiful garden to the public to raise funds for charity.

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Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman is, well, simply wonderful

FILM REVIEW:

WONDER WOMAN (12A)

SHOWCASE CINEMA DE LUX PETERBOROUGH, OUT NOW

CAST: GAL GADOT, CHRIS PINE, DAVID THEWLIS, DANNY HUSTON, ROBIN WRIGHT, CONNIE NIELSEN, LUCY DAVIS, EWEN BREMNER, SAID TAGHMAOUI, EUGENE BRAVE ROCK & ELENA ANAYA

RUNNING TIME: 2 HRS 21 MINS

DIRECTOR: PATTY JENKINS

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The Mummy

Oh Mummy! June is looking flamin’ hot for new releases

The sensational Wonder Woman (see review on opposite page) relit the Summer box-office fire this week after some recent blockbusters went up in smoke.

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