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COMMUNITY: Youth club

Are looking for volunteers for a couple of hours each fortnight to run the youth club in Hemswell Cliff.

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COMMUNITY: Mobile christian church

Twice monthly on Sunday afternoon.

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COMMUNITY: Martial arts class

Hemswell Cliff School, Thursdays 6pm to 7pm for five-years upwards and 7pm to 8pm for adults.

Community event.

COMMUNITY: Flower club

Gainsborough & district flower club meet ten months of the year (Feb-Nov) on the last Thursday of the month at the Blues Club, Gainsborough, from 7.15pm.

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COMMUNITY: Folk club ukulele group

Are offering an opportunity to beginners to “try before you buy”.

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COMMUNITY: Gainsborough Bowmen

Thinking of getting out and trying something different then why not come along to Gainsborough Bowmen and try your hand at archery?

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COMMUNITY: West Lindsey Confidence building workshop

Voluntary Centre Services, West Lindsey is offering free confidence building workshops on August 2 and 9, at The Guildhall, Marshall’s Yard, Gainsborough, DN21 2NA.

Community event.

COMMUNITY: Misterton Art group

Brushstrokes continues to meet throughout the summer.

Community events.

COMMUNITY: Lincoln library music events

Lincoln Central Library is launching the first of three music evenings on Thursday, July 28, from 6pm to 7.30pm.

Community event.

COMMUNITY: Gainsborough U3A

David Bussey from Radio Lincolnshire came to talk to the group on “A Life in Radio”. Seventy members assembled at the regular monthly meeting to hear this amusing and informative speech.

Community event.

COMMUNITY: Gainsborough Ramblers

Meets alternate Sundays of the month at the Roseway car park in Gainsborough to car share before setting off. Substantial footwear, weatherproof clothing and a packed lunch are needed for all day walks.

Community event.

COMMUNITY: Lunch time concerts

Tuesdays at 1.05pm, at All Saint’ Church, Gainsborough.

Community events.

COMMUNITY: New Gardener’s Club

Like-minded green-fingered residents will be getting together, meeting for the first time on Monday, August 1 (and thereafter monthly on the first Monday of the month) in the church room, Church Lane, from 7pm to 9pm. For further information, contact Dorothy on dorothy744@btinternet.com or Sandy on sandra.lonsdale@btinternet.com

Community events.

COMMUNITY: Financial support for Over 60s

Financial assistance is available for a specific need, for example disability/mobility aids or household goods/furniture, for people aged 60 and over who live in the former Retford Rural District area, which includes Misterton.

Community events.

COMMUNITY: Misterton Car Scheme Plus

If you have difficulty using public transport, then Car Scheme Plus could be the answer.

Community events.

COMMUNITY: Misterton Art Group

Brushstrokes, continues to meet throughout the summer. Brushstrokes meets on Friday mornings in the church room, Church Lane.

Community events.

COMMUNITY: Gainsborough Ramblers

Meets alternate Sundays of the month at the Roseway car park in Gainsborough to car share before setting off. Substantial footwear, weatherproof clothing and a packed lunch are needed for all day walks.

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COMMUNITY: Morton Probus

Continues to meet weekly at Morton village hall, 10am. There is a varied programme of presentations and entertainment.

Community events.

COMMUNITY: Gainsborough Musical Theatre Society

Presents GMTS in concert featuring favourite songs from musicals and films at Blyton village hall on Saturday, July 16, at 7pm.

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COMMUNITY: Retford Alzheimer’s Society Memory Group

For Hallcroft, meets at Hallcroft Community Centre on Randall Way, DN22 7GR on the second Wednesday of the month from 10.30am to 12.30pm.

Community events.

COMMUNITY: Minibus for use

The Bassetlaw Community Minibus is a wheelchair-friendly minibus that is available to local community groups and individuals, who need flexible, affordable, and accessible transport. The minibus is operated by Bassetlaw Action Centre (BAC) and is available to non-profit making community groups and individuals. Individuals can also book onto a wide range of trips organised by Bassetlaw Action Centre. For more information on what trips are being run, look at BAC’s website: www.bassetlawactioncentre.org or ring 01777 709650. Alternatively, email: minibus@bassetlawactioncentre.org.uk.

Community events.

COMMUNITY: Mobile Christian Church, Hemswell Cliff

Twice monthly on Sunday afternoon: Louisberg Road 2pm to 3pm, car park off Capper Avenue 3pm to 4pm.

Community events.

COMMUNITY: Chat & Chew

Dementia support group has changed venue.

Community events.

COMMUNITY: Evergreens

Every other Thursday, 2pm to 4pm at Blyton Village Hall.

Community events.

COMMUNITY: West Stockwith Church Needs Treasurer

St Mary’s Church is urgently seeking a treasurer as the current post holder has retired for health reasons.

Barnsley Pals faces of Somme victims engraved on panels which will be lit at night outside the Town Hall.

VIDEO & 360 PHOTOS: Barnsley Pals back from Somme in art unveiled at centenary memorial video

Barnsley Pals who died in the Battle Of The Somme 100-years ago are back home and on parade - their faces engraved on panels outside the Town Hall.

Community events.

COMMUNITY: Morton Feast

July 8-10, 7pm.

Community events.

COMMUNITY: Flix in the Stix -Lea

Following on from a successful first film night, the next film to be shown at Lea Village Hall will be the classic, ‘The Dam Busters’. This will be shown on Thursday, July 14.

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COMMUNITY: West Lindsey Confidence Building Workshop

Voluntary Centre Services, West Lindsey is offering free Confidence Building Workshops on August 2 and 9, at The Guildhall, Marshall’s Yard, Gainsborough, DN21 2NA.

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COMMUNITY: Photography Exhibition

Exhibition and Sale of landscape photography in Scotter Methodist Chapel on Saturday, July 9, from 10am to 4pm.

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COMMUNITY: New Gardener’s Club at Misterton

Like-minded green-fingered residents will be getting together, meeting for the first time on Monday, August 1 (and thereafter monthly on the first Monday of the month) in the church room, Church Lane, from 7pm to 9pm. For further information, contact Dorothy on dorothy744@btinternet.com or Sandy on sandra.lonsdale@btinternet.com

Community events.

COMMUNITY: Energy Advice

An energy advisor will visit clients at home to give advice on keeping warm and well. This can include:

Community events.

COMMUNITY: Misterton Bassetlaw Action Centre

Has vacancies for a transport administrator and home support workers.

Community events.

COMMUNITY: REME Assocation

Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers - Lincolnshire branch: Drill Hall, Main Ridge West, Boston, Tuesday, July 5, social evening at 7.30pm.

Community events.

COMMUNITY: Lincolnshire Ramblers

Saturday, July 2, railway ramble: to the windmill on the hill.

Community events.

COMMUNITY: Gainsborough Organ Society

The last concert in the current season will be held on Thursday, June 30, when appearing will be the number one Welsh Star, Ian Griffin, who will be making the long treck from Swansea.

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COMMUNITY: Beckingham Family Fun Day & Craft Fair

Sunday, July 3, from 1pm to 4pm at Beckingham village hall.

Community event.

COMMUNITY: Credit Union

Offers access to safe savings, affordable loans and budget support.

Community event.

COMMUNITY: Lea Church Service

A Sunday morning service is held every Sunday in Lea Methodist Church at 10.30am.

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COMMUNITY: Hatha Yoga Classes

Walkeringham Village Hall, Monday 9am to 10am and Thursday 6pm to 7pm. £6 per class. Yoga follows the path of Hatha yoga, which involves the practice of Asana (physical postures) and Pranayama (breathing techniques), along with relaxation and meditation. Practising this way over time gradually brings many preventative and therapeutic benefits to body and mind: building strength, improving flexibility, muscle joint mobility, relaxing and calming mind, body and soul. For more details or to book, contact Carmen Bratton (registered yoga teacher and yoga therapist) on: 07709987228, email: carmen@yogatherapyforyou.co.uk or visit www.yogatherapyforyou.co.uk

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COMMUNITY: Stroke Information

The Bassetlaw Stroke Information Service is a service for residents, funded by NHS Bassetlaw and Notts County Council and delivered by Bassetlaw Action Centre. The service provides advice, information and support to families and carers for as long as it is needed. A case worker is available to assist you to access services that you may require to support your return to day-to-day life. Advice and support is available for practical things like:

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COMMUNITY: Share A Ride in Misterton

Join the 785 people now registered with Bassetlaw Share-a-Ride, with over 250,000 shared journeys a year. Help to do your bit for the environment.

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COMMUNITY: Second Chance Cinema, Retford

Is a chance to catch up on the latest family blockbuster film.

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COMMUNITY: Alzheimer’s Society Memory Group

For Hallcroft, Retford: meets at Hallcroft Community Centre on Randall Way, DN22 7GR on the second Wednesday of the month from 10.30am to 12.30pm.

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COMMUNITY: Gainsborough Organ Society

The last concert in the current season will be held on Thursday, June 30, when appearing will be the number one Welsh Star, Ian Griffin, who will be making the long treck from Swansea.

Community event.

COMMUNITY: Songs from the Shows

Saturday, June 25, 7.30pm. Gainsborough Musical Theatre are returning to Walkeringham Village Hall to perform a selection of popular songs, with the opportunity to join in.

Community event.

COMMUNITY: St Peter’s Summer Fair, Scotter

Saturday, June 25, in the rectory garden (Church Lane, Scotter) from 2pm.

Community event.

COMMUNITY: Parkinson’s & Dementia Exercise & Support Group

Tuesdays, 11am to noon, Morton village hall.

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  • Gainsborough 5-day weather forecast

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    Saturday 23 Jul

    Sunny spells

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    High 24°c

    Low 15°c

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    From South

    Speed 4 mph

    Sunday 24 Jul

    Light rain

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    High 23°c

    Low 13°c

    Wind

    From South west

    Speed 8 mph

    Monday 25 Jul

    Sunny spells

    Temp

    High 21°c

    Low 12°c

    Wind

    From West

    Speed 10 mph

    Tuesday 26 Jul

    Sunny spells

    Temp

    High 21°c

    Low 13°c

    Wind

    From South west

    Speed 10 mph

    Wednesday 27 Jul

    Cloudy

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    High 21°c

    Low 13°c

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    From South west

    Speed 11 mph