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Guest column: Sit back and relax, it’s summer in the garden

June is a lovely month to be in the garden.

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GARDENS: Frost, wind and drought...and maybe some summer sometime

GARDENS: Frost, wind and drought...and maybe some summer sometime

In March I wrote of the dangers of late frosts and the damage they cause.

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New pet bedding with build in protection against fleas, ticks, flies and mosquitoes

UK pet-bed specialists Scruffs® www.petslovescruffs.com have announced a new partnership with Insect Shield®, to develop a collection of pet bedding and accessories integrated with built-in protection.
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COMMUNITY: Misterton Brushstrokes

COMMUNITY: Misterton Brushstrokes

Members of Misterton’s art group, Brushstrokes, are exhibiting at Retford Arts Festival at The Hub, Churchgate, over the Bank Holiday weekend, Saturday, May 27 to Monday 29.

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COMMUNITY: All Saint’s Church, Gainsborough

COMMUNITY: All Saint’s Church, Gainsborough

All Saints’ Parish Church, Gainsborough will be holding a craft fair on Bank Holiday Monday, May 29, from 11am to 3pm.

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COMMUNITY: National Croquet Day

COMMUNITY: National Croquet Day

The second national croquet day takes place at various croquet clubs throughout the UK, including Lincolnshire.

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Ton Wilsdon, Creative Director, Graham Wilsdon, Owner and Josh Wilsdon, Manager, pictured at Thai at the Sal. Picture: Marie Caley NDFP Thai at Sal MC 1

FOOD REVIEW: Authentic cuisine served up at new Thai restaurant

Foody fans of all things Thai will not be disappointed with a visit to a new restaurant which has opened its doors in Doncaster.

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COMMUNITY: Laughton Women’s Institute

COMMUNITY: Laughton Women’s Institute

President Joy Bannister welcomed everyone to the May meeting when Gainsborough-based Podiatrist, David Cartwright, gave an illustrated presentation on ‘Podiatry in the 21st Century’.

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COMMUNITY: Allotments available in West Stockwith

COMMUNITY: Allotments available in West Stockwith

There are allotments available in West Stockwith for green-fingered residents – or those wanting to learn more about gardening.

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COMMUNITY: Forces Veterans’ Breakfast club

COMMUNITY: Forces Veterans’ Breakfast club

The next meeting will be held on Sunday, May 28, at Trentport Crown Carvery, Ramper Road, Gainsborough commencing from 9.30am.

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Good cause event for new Lotto postponed to allow more people to attend

The North Lincolnshire Community Lottery ‘Lincs Lotto’ good cause event that was due to take place today (Tuesday May 23) has been postponed until Tuesday June 27 to allow more people to attend.

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COMMUNITY: Women’s Institute

COMMUNITY: Women’s Institute

Morton & Gainsborough: Make friends, bring friends, be friends, these forward thinking, innovative, fun meetings are held on the last Thursday of every month.

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Watercress gazpacho with Manchego croutes.

What’s for dinner?

Watercress Gazpacho with Manchego Croutes

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COMMUNITY: Ten Days of Prayer

COMMUNITY: Ten Days of Prayer

The Archbishops of Canterbury and York have invited every parish to join in ‘Ten Days of Prayer’ between Ascension Day on Thursday, May 25 and Pentecost on Sunday, June 4.

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Sheffield café date for Canadian star

Erin Costelo is an artist who is mining the truth – through writing, arranging, producing and masterful live performance.

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The Nice Day rose is an ideal plant for containers

The Potted Gardener: Roses are perfect plants for pots too

Having a perfumed garden in an excellent way of improving well-being and making your outside space feel even more special.

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COMMUNITY: Gainsborough Probus

COMMUNITY: Gainsborough Probus

The Probus Group has regular Monday meetings, 10am at Morton village hall.

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GARDENING: The prickly subject of cacti

Busy lives means one of nature’s toughest plants is now back in vogue.

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COMMUNITY: Epworth Men’s Society

COMMUNITY: Epworth Men’s Society

A highly entertaining and amusing speech was given at the May meeting of the Epworth Men’s Society by former Isle headteacher Bob Fish, who related some of funny incidents that befell him over the years.

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Step back in time with a visit to trolleybus museum

It was all aboard for a trip to a jewel in the Isle’s crown over the bank holiday weekend.

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