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Events in Holbeach, Spalding, the Deepings from Thursday, July 9 to Wednesday, July 15


RSPB Wash cruise: meet 9.15am lock keeper’s office, Witham Bank East, Boston, PE21 9JU, 07531 495521.


Quiz: 7pm, Spalding Grammar School.

Evening of clairvoyance: with Christine Stewart, 7.30pm, Ivo Day Centre, Albion Street, Spalding, 01775 724514.

Flower festival: until Sunday, Sutton St James Baptist Church, PE12 0EE, 01406 424556.


Fete: 2.30-5pm, Weston Hills Primary School, PE12 6DL.

Fete: live band, 4-8pm, Marjorum Hall, Gosberton Risegate, PE11 4ET.

70s disco party night: 7.30pm, Gedney Hill Memorial Hall.

Schools Will rock You: performed by Bourne Abbey Primary School, 2pm and 7pm, Bourne Grammar School, www.ticketsource.co.uk/event/93027

Mega bingo: doors 1pm, Women’s Institute Hall, Park Road, Holbeach, 01406 425947.

Bingo: 8.30pm, Lamb and Flag, Whaplode.

Redeemed auditions: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat, 12.30-1.30pm All Saints Church, Holbeach, 2-3pm Long Sutton Church Hall, 01775 766921.

Summer fayre: Battle of Britain Dakota flypast, Ukulele Orchestra and Retrospekt, St Norbert’s Primary School, Spalding, 01775 713674.

Drive sale: 30 households and table top sale in village hall, 9am-1pm, Sutton St James.

Fancy dress 70s/80s night: 7.30pm, South Holland Centre, Spalding, 07533 259541.

John Clare Society Festival: AGM, talks, dancing, lunches, acoustic guitar concert, John Clare Cottage/St Botolph’s Church, Helpston, PE6 7DT.

Lincolnshire’s great exhibition: part of Magna Carta celebrations, until September, at museums across Lincoln including The Collection, Usher Gallery, Lincoln Cathedral’s Wren Library and Lincoln Castle.


Deepings Carnival: vintage vehicles, car boot, Battle of Britain flypast, parade 11am from Deeping Leisure Centre to John Eve Field, car boot 9am Glebe Field, Market Deeping, 07980 148958.

Craft afternoon: activity day making scarecrow decorations for Britain in Bloom window display, 2.30-4pm, Bookmark, The Crescent, Spalding, 01775 769231.

Tractor run: 10.30am from Fleet Road industrial estate, Holbeach, 07825 609575.

Car boot: sellers 6am, public 8am, Spalding Rugby Club, St Thomas’s Road, Spalding, 07786 984950.

Spalding Ramblers: medium walk, meet 10.30am near Skillington church, 01406 371492.

Bingo: 7.30pm, Long Sutton RBL, 01406 362076.

Summer praise: children’s activities, Broad Street Methodist Church Music Group, 2pm, Ayscoughfee Hall gardens, Spalding, 01775 762201

Toy collectors fair: 10am-3pm, Springfields Events Centre, Spalding.

King’s Lynn Festival: European Union Chamber Orchestra, festival walk, Shakespeare’s songs, Andrew Graham-Dixon, various times/days to Wednesday, 01553 764864.


Britain in Bloom: judges visit Spalding.

Sportivate initiative: exercise classes for 16-25 year olds encouraging young people to participate in sport, continuing for six-eight weeks, Tonic Health, Broadgate House, Westlode Street, Spalding, book 01775 725059.

Stamp Club: non-philatelic items, 7.30pm, Fraiser Room, Surfleet, 01775 762661.


Charity 80s day: free use of facilities and classes, Castle Sports Complex, Albion Street, Spalding, 01775 762178.

Spalding Ramblers: short walk, meet 7pm, Deeping Lakes nature reserve, Deeping St James, 01775 768359.

Sing South Holland: community choir workshop, 6.30pm, St Thomas’s Chapel Schoolroom, St Thomas’s Road, Spalding, 01406 420218.

British archaeology: discover medieval Boston, until July 25, Boston Guildhall, South Street, PE21 6HT, 01205 365954.


South Holland Centre

A Royal Night Out, Thursday 11am; Mad Max: Fury Road, Friday, Saturday, Monday 7.30pm.

For more information visit www.southhollandcentre.co.uk

Peterborough Showcase

For times visit www.showcasecinemas.co.uk


Thursday: Spalding Folk Club: tune session, 8pm, Lincoln Arms, Bridge Street, Spalding.

Saturday: Addisons Uncle, 8pm, Palmers Ale House, Long Sutton, 01406 365554; Jet, 7.30pm, Moulton Chapel Methodist Church, 01406 381429; James Courtney, 8pm, Donington RBL, 01775 821112; Mark Diamond, 8.30pm, Long Sutton RBL, 01406 362076.

Sunday: Tommy Curtis and Steve Baxter, 8pm, Donington RBL, 01775 821112.


South Holland Centre, Spalding

Andy Fairweather Low and The Lowriders, Thursday 8pm.

Key Theatre, Peterborough

London Swing Orchestra, TGS – Destination Unknown.

Stamford Corn Exchange

One for the road big band night.

Tolethorpe, Stamford

Henry V, Tom Jones.