Your weekly what’s on guide

Our guide to what’s going on in the Market Rasen Mail area.

Caistor diary dates provided courtesy of Alan Caine - 01472 851674 alncn100@gmail.com

For other areas call 01673 844644 or email rasenmail@jpress.co.uk

Wednesday, October 31

l Pumpkin party for under 8s at Market Rasen Children’s Centre. Take along pumpkin to carve, fun and games. Drop in between 9.30am and 11.30am.

l Drop-in Craft Club in The Hub, Union Street, Market Rasen, 2pm-4pm, cost £2.50 per session. Pumpkin bottles. Details 01673 844556.

l Bright Light Bash at Caistor Methodist Church Hall, 5pm to 7pm. Games and crafts, hot dogs and baked potatoes, followed by a short informal service. Free admission. Details: 01472 851965.

l Brigg Ghost Walk, 7pm from the White Horse Pub, Wrawby St. Tickets £3 from Brigg Tourist Information Centre. 01652 657053

l Market Rasen & District Dance Club in the Festival Hall, 7.30pm. More details: Stephanie 01673 849522, Ann 01673 842188 or Ann 01522 827040

l Brigg Operatic Society present Carousel at Westmoor Hall, Vale of Ancholme Technology College, 7.30pm. Runs to November 3. Tickets: Brigg Beds, Princes St or 01652 651828 / 01724 330874.

l Caistor Goes..... events committee meeting in the Multi-Use Centre, 7.30pm. Help needed for this Christmas season - lights, trees etc. Go along to find out more or call Brenda Hartill on 01472 851577.

l Six-week course begins on Royal Gardens at Nettleton Methodist Hall, 7.30pm - 9.30pm. Tutor Andrew Sankey. Organised by Nettleton WEA. Details and bookings: Jean 01472 859347.

Thursday, November 1

l Caistor WI in the town hall, 7.30pm. An evening of craft - cards with fabric.

l Brigg and District Horticultural Society, 7.30pm, at Methodist Church Hall, Barnard Ave, Brigg. Talk on Potted History of Scothern Nursery. Members free, non-members £2. 01652 653985.

Friday, November 2

l Country Market in the Salvation Army Hall, John Street, Market Rasen, from 9am-1pm.

l Limelight Theatre Group at Brookenby Theatre from 7.30pm. New members, aged 11 years upwards, welcome. Details Ann 01472 852952 or Martin 01673 849809.

l Jonny Kearney and Lucy Farrell play live at Caistor Sports and Social Club. Doors open 7.30pm. Tickets £10 in advance from 07540 116967, email neilrbenn@aol.com, Caistor post office and the Caistor sports club. Entry on door £12.

l Live theatre at Osgodby Village Hall - comedy classic The Titfield Thunderbolt - 7.30pm. Tickets from 01673 843575, on line at www.amicitouringtheatre.co.uk or from Indulgence, Queen Street, Market Rasen.

l Nettleton and Moortown WI Any Questions Evening in Nettleton Village Hall. Open to all, admission free. Bar and light refreshments available, plus raffle.

Saturday, November 3

l Market Rasen MR BIG monthly market, 9am - 4pm. Children’s themed Monster Market, with lots of fun, tricks and fiery treats - including a pumpkin carving competition.

l Autumn Fayre at Caistor Town Hall, 9.30am - 12.30pm. Raffle, tombola, produce, games, bric-a-brac, books and refreshments. Proceeds to St Thomas More RC Church.

l Xmas craft market by Market Rasen Country Market in the Salvation Army Centre, 10am - 2pm. Christmas gifts, stocking fillers, orders taken for Christmas hampers etc, plus usual baking and preserves.

l Poppy Appeal coffee morning at Walesby Village Hall, 10am - 12 noon. Coffee, cake and biscuits, cake stall,bric-a-brac and raffle - all in aid of the Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal.

l Craft Fair at Tealby Village Hall in aid of St Barnabas Hospice and Tealby WI, 10am - 4pm. Raffle, light refreshments and stall. Free entry.

l Combined councillor surgery at Caistor Multi-Use Centre - town council, district and county - 10am - 11.30am.

l Coffee morning at West Rasen Hall and Heritage Centre, 10am to 12 noon.

l Meet the artist - Jill Marschner - at Caistor Arts & Heritage Centre, from 11am. Entry free.

l Brigg Operatic Society present Carousel at Westmoor Hall, Vale of Ancholme Technology College, 2.30pm and 7.30pm. Tickets: Brigg Beds, Princes St or 01652 651828 / 01724 330874.

l Lions Bonfire event at Caistor from 6.30pm. Main display approximately 7.30pm.

l Live theatre at Caistor Town Hall - comedy classic The Titfield Thunderbolt - 7.30pm. Tickets from 01673 843575, on line at www.amicitouringtheatre.co.uk or from Indulgence, Queen Street, Market Rasen.

Sunday, November 4

l Festive Farmers Market and Country Fair at Wragby Town Hall, 10am - 2pm. All indoors, ample free car parking. Hot and cold food available from Carole’s Cafe. Stall bookings to Vivian Moss on 07905 781150.

Tuesday, November 6

l West Rasen Heritage Centre meeting, 7.30pm. Traidcraft stall for Christmas, with introduction by Mrs Stephenson of Wragby. All welcome. Details: 01673 843206.

l South Kelsey Wives Group at Hall Farm Park tea rooms, 7.30pm. Speaker Tom Wislocki - Western Front. Visitors and new members welcome. Details: 01652 678019 or 678208.

l Illustrated talk on The Gunpowder Plot, by Linda Hotchkiss, at BASH (Brigg Amateur Social Historians) in Brigg and District Servicemen’s Club, Coney Court, 8pm. Details: 01652 657053.

Wednesday, November 7

l Free first aid courses from St John Ambulance at Caistor Arts and Heritage Centre: First Aid for Parents 9.30am - 11.30am, Save a Life 1pm - 3pm. Details: 01472 851605.

l Drop-in Craft Club in The Hub, Union Street, Market Rasen, 2pm-4pm, cost £2.50 per session. Take along your own project. Details 01673 844556.

l Market Rasen & District Dance Club in the Festival Hall, 7.30pm. More details: Stephanie 01673 849522, Ann 01673 842188 or Ann 01522 827040

Thursday, November 8

l Caistor art class in the Methodist Church Hall, 12.30pm - 4pm. Cost £6. Details 01472 851616

l Holton le Moor WI meeting in The Moot Hall, 2.15pm. Speaker Sue Allan - Lady Rose Hickman of Gainsborough Old Hall. Visitors welcome. Details: 01673 828674.

l Caistor Town Council meeting in the town hall, 6.45pm.

l Nettleton and Moortown WI in Nettleton Methodist Church Schoolroom, 7.30pm. Speaker Ruth Andrews - History of the Panto Dame. Visitors and new members welcome. Details: 01652 678365.

l Fashion Show in aid of the RNLI-Lifeboats at Binbrook Village Hall, 7.30pm. Doors open 6.30pm. Tickets £4, including a glass of wine, from 01472 399641 or 01472 851076.

l Frank McCaffrey in concert at Market Rasen Methodist Church, 7.30pm. Tickets cost £8 from 01673 844214.

Friday, November 9

l Prize bingo at Great Limber Village Hall. Doors open 7pm, eyes down at 7.30pm.

Saturday, November 10

l Caistor Farmers’ Market, 9am - 1pm.

l Jumble sale at Wragby Town Hall. Proceeds to Barkwith Group of Parishes.

l Market Rasen Resdev Band Proms to Poppies Concert at the Festival Hall, 7.30pm. Admission £6.

l Montessori race night at Great Limber Village Hall, 8pm - 11pm. Tickets £12 from 01472 859050.

Sunday, November 11

l Guided walk around Roman Caistor, with Caistor Heritage Trust, 2pm. Details: 01472 851605 or alan@28ploughhill.co.uk