Events in South Holland in the week ahead

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Listings from Thursday, April 10 to Wednesday, April 16


Spalding Holiday Club Easter egg hunt, party and games, 10am-1pm, The Umbrella, Westlode Street, Spalding, PE11 2AE, 01775 712359.

Follow the tricky trail around RSPB reserve on an Easter egg hunt, suitable for ages four plus, 10am-4pm, until April 21, RSPB Frampton Marsh Reserve, PE20 1AY, 01205 724678.

Spalding Photographic Society annual photographic print exhibition, until April 28 (Wednesdays to Sundays), 10.30am-4pm, Ayscoughfee Hall, Spalding.

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

Mini monsters bug hunt, suitable ages five to 12, weather dependent, 11am-noon or 2-3pm, booking essential, RSPB Frampton Marsh Reserve, PE20 1AY, 01205 724678.

Easter family fun drop-in arts and crafts, no need to book, turn up, 11am-3pm, Ayscoughfee Hall Museum, Spalding, PE11 2RA, 01775 764555.


Quiz night, jacket potato supper, bring your own drinks/nibbles, 7.30pm, Bicker Village Hall, 01775 820220.

Windmill Music Club concert, pianist Vivian Choi, 7.30pm, Swineshead Village Hall.

Pinchbeck Women’s Institute quiz, 7pm, Pinchbeck Village Hall.

Holbeach Town Band bingo, 7.30pm, Women’s Institute Hall, Park Road, Holbeach, 01775 712420.

Fen Friday Health Walk Group, three to four and half mile walk, meet 10.50am Threekingham pub car park, 01775 750479.

Handful of Harmonies workshop, singing songs from Les Miserables, 7.30pm, Langtoft Village hall, 01778 345857.


New organ dedication and concert, recital by Ian Tracey, organist of Liverpool Cathedral, 7.30pm, All Saints’ Church, Moulton, 01406 370805.

Visit SoundLINCS B15 roadshow to find out more about their upcoming 15th birthday celebrations in May, collect music and rehearse, 10am-4pm, South Holland Centre, Spalding,

Mega bingo for Air Ambulance, 1pm, Women’s Institute Hall, Park Road, Holbeach.

Motown and Northern Soul night, 7.30pm, over 16s only, Donington Community Centre, 07546 343128.

Pure Vinyl retro disco, tunes from 60s, 70s and 80s, 8.30pm, The Black Bull, Holbeach.

Burghley House’s private south gardens open for NGS, 11am-4pm, Burghley House, Stamford, PE9 3JY, 01780 752451.

Bourne Choral Society Passiontide concert, supported by soprano soloist Jenny Thompson, 7.30pm, Bourne Abbey Church, Church Lane, Bourne, PE10 9UQ.

Easter fete and car boot sale, 2.15-4.30pm, for residents’ comforts fund, The Bungalow Rest Home, Park Road, Spalding, 07828 109100.

Poetry and drawing day, theme spring, bring along a poem to read, or just listen, draw, stroll around the farm trail, over 16s only, 11am-2pm, booking necessary, Woodlands Farm, Kirton, 01205 724778,

Lincolnshire Daffodil Society, in association with Springfields Horticultural Society, spring flower show, 10am-4pm, Springfields Events Centre, Camelgate, Spalding.

Motown and Soul night, Nick Grattan Treble Nine Roadshow, over 18s, 7.30pm, function suite, United Services Club, Church Street, Holbeach, PE12 7LL, 01406 423134.

Coffee morning, raffle, games, stalls, Pinchbeck School Choir, 10am-noon, Pinchbeck Village Hall.


Friends of Gedney Church End School eggstravaganza, barbecue, parade, games, 1-5pm, Easter bonnet and crown parade 4pm, Victory Hall, Gedney.

Spalding Ramblers eight-mile walk, non-members welcome, meet 10.30am at Wharf Street car park, Stamford, 01775 725531.

Grimsthorpe Castle open gardens for NGS, 11am-5pm, Grimsthorpe Castle, near Bourne, PE10 0LZ, 01778 591205.

Table top sale 10am-2pm, Gedney Dyke Village Hall, 01406 364980.

Burghley Houses private south gardens open for NGS, 11am-4pm, Burghley House, Stamford, PE0 3JY, 01780 752451.

Alastair Kiernan plays the theatre organs, 2.30pm, Burtey Fen Collection, Pinchbeck, 01775 766081.

Palm Sunday parade with pony and palms, 10am from Pinchbeck village Hall to St Mary’s Church for 10.30am service.

Easter Pageant – a musical celebration of the life of Jesus from Palm Sunday to Easter Sunday, concert 6.30pm, St Mary’s Church, Pinchbeck.

Bicker Bowls Club open day, 2pm, Bowling Green, Cemetery Road, Bicker (behind village hall).


Handful of Harmonies workshop, singing Beatles’ songs, 7.30pm, Tinwell Village Hall, 01778 345857.

Kingfishers Model Boat Club meet, 7pm, Avenue Farm, Sutton Bridge. 01406 350968.

Meeting Mr Boom, family music and dance show, with chance to bounce around on the set after the show, 1pm and 3pm, Lincoln Performing Arts Centre,


Spalding and District Stamp Club, display by Frank Wilson, 7.30pm, Constitutional Club, Broad Street, Spalding, 01775 762661

Beales of Spalding and Weight Watchers charity fashion show, raising money for Diabetes UK and Macmillan Cancer Support, 7pm, Beales Department Store, Market Place, Spalding.

Musical three day workshop based on Matilda, ages six-11 9am-noon, ages 12-18 12.30-5.30pm, booking essential, The Umbrella, Westlode Street, Spalding, PE11 2AE, 01775 712359.

Birds for kids, learn how to tell a swan from a sparrow, ages five-15, 10.30am-noon or 1.30-3pm, booking essential, RSPB Frampton Marsh Reserve, PE20 1AY, 01205 724678.


Handful of Harmonies ‘bring a bloke’ workshop, 7.30pm, Royal British Legion Hall, Crowland, 01778 345857.

Bingo, 7.30pm, Gedney Dyke Village Hall.


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

For the regular weekly listings visit or call into our offices in The Crescent to pick up your own personal copy.

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.