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Potted Gardener: Christmas gifts from your winter garden

Your garden gives up some beautiful gifts of its own at this time of year, allowing you to bring the outside into the home with foliage and ‘green’ decorations.

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Rosemary can be grown in a pot in the garden over winter

Potted Gardener: Fresh herbs from the garden throughout the winter

Winter stews and soups taste so much better with fresh herbs .

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COMMUNITY: Misterton - Towpath closed for canal repairs

COMMUNITY: Misterton - Towpath closed for canal repairs

A section of the towpath along the Chesterfield Canal will be closed until Monday, November 27, while repairs are made to the brickwork within the canal wall.

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COMMUNITY: Walkeringham Christmas fair

COMMUNITY: Walkeringham Christmas fair

Walkeringham Village Hall, Christmas fair, Saturday, November 25, 1pm to 4pm.

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Isle siblings launch Christmas appeal for animal rescue

Isle siblings launch Christmas appeal for animal rescue

Three caring Isle youngsters have started their own shoebox appeal - to help animals.

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HOROSCOPES: What do the stars have in store for you?

HOROSCOPES: What do the stars have in store for you?

Your horoscopes with Russell Grant (week beginning November 25).

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John Parr performs at the Keepmoat Stadium in the rain on Friday 20th July 2007 (Picture: Malcolm Billingham D3701MB)

Doncaster rocker John Parr is 65 this month

Doncaster’s St Elmo’s Fire star John Parr is still rocking gigs as he turns 65 this month.

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HOROSCOPES: Your weekly stars with Russell Grant

HOROSCOPES: Your weekly stars with Russell Grant

Here’s your weekly horoscopes...

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Chris Margrave, head gardener at Clumber Park

Clumber Gardener: Pay homage to the humble hardy fern

In days gone by the array of glasshouses on country estates like Clumber would often have included a fern house, where the latest introductions from the Victorian fern craze would have been displayed.

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Start putting food out for winter birds to encourage them to your garden

Guest column: November is the time to get the garden ready for winter

November is all about compost and getting everything ready for winter

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Video: How to make Hallowe’en pumpkin lanterns in 5 steps

Every Hallowe’en, pumpkin lanterns can be seen up and down the land, adorning doorsteps and peeking out of windows.

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Record Review with Kevin Bryan

Record Review with Kevin Bryan

Here is Kevin Bryan, back with this week’s round-up of the new record releases.

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COMMUNITY: Financial support for over 60s

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.

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COLUMN: Hit the road for a break with a difference

COLUMN: Hit the road for a break with a difference

Whenever driving holidays come up in conversation, it’s always the world-famous road trips such as Route 66 in the U.S. and Australia’s Great Ocean Road that spring to mind.

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The pub chain has condemned the tweet.

Wetherspoons issues statement after parody account announces ‘poppy ban’ in pubs

Discount pub chain JD Wetherspoon has issued a statement after a Twitter account announced that staff would be not be wearing poppies ‘due to expanding multiculturalism’.
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Your weekly horoscopes with Russell Grant

Your weekly horoscopes with Russell Grant

What do this week’s stars have in store for you?

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COMMUNITY: Retford Fundraising & mediumship event

COMMUNITY: Retford Fundraising & mediumship event

Mind, Body & Spirit fundraising fair and an evening of animal communication and Mediumship, Saturday, December 2, 10am to 4pm, and 7.30pm to 9pm, at Ranby village hall, 17 Old Blyth Road, Retford, DN22 8HZ, in aid of all Ears Rescue, Elkesley.

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COMMUNITY: All Saints’ Church, Beckingham

COMMUNITY: All Saints’ Church, Beckingham

All Saints’ Parish Church, Beckingham will be holding an especially Christmassy event on Saturday, November 25, in the village hall.

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Grand Central column

Pregnant pause ends with hurrah for Harry

​​Lip balm. Check! Water spray. Check! Fan. Check! Snacks. Check! Drinks. Check! Drugs. Check!
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COMMUNITY: Future shape of fire fighters

COMMUNITY: Future shape of fire fighters

Notts Fire & Rescue Service (NFRS) is consulting on the future shape of fire services.

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