What’s on: May 6 - May 17, 2015

What's On
What's On

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

Thursday, May 7

Charity coffee morning in Middle Rasen Methodist Church, from 10am. Proceeds to Lincs & Notts Air Ambulance.

Rase Heritage meeting in Market Rasen Library, 7.30pm. William Sargeant - The Lincolnshire Chair.

Caistor WI in the town hall, 7.30pm.

Friday, May 8

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

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

Live music: Country music night at Ludford Village Hall with Back in the Saddle, 8pm. Details: 01507 313475.

Saturday, May 9

Exhibition comparing 1945 to 20145 at 30 South Street Caistor (Wrack’s Shop), 9.30am - 3.30pm. Free entry; refreshments available.

Live music: Market Rasen & District Choral Society present Zimbe! in De Aston Sports Hall, with children from local schools, 7pm. Tickets £10 on the door or in advance on 01673 842619, The Gift Horse’ and ‘Jacques Hardware’ in Market Rasen, and ‘The Post Office’ in Caistor.

Celebration of 70th anniversary of VE Day at Great Limber Village Hall, 7.30pm. Auction, raffle and entertainment by The Elderly Brothers - in aid of British Legion. Details: 01469 560233.

Family Bingo in Wragby Village Hall, 7.30pm. Details: 01673 858067.

Saturday May 9 and 
Sunday May 10

West Lindsey Churches Festival, east area - including:

Bishop Norton - display of old photographs and poets corner, 10am - 4pm both days

Glentham - 10am - 4pm both days

Hackthorn - floral and kneeler displays, genealogy, part of organ trail (recital Saturday 2pm - 2.30pm), 10am - 4pm both days

Owmby by Spital - craft display, part of organ trail (recital Saturday 11am - 11.30am), 10am - 5pm Saturday, 10am - 4pm Sunday

Snitterby - display depicting ‘family life’, 10am - 5pm Saturday, 11am - 4pm Sunday

Spridlington - part of organ trail (recital Saturday 12noon - 12.30pm), 10am - 4pm both days

Waddingham - light refreshments 10am - 3pm both days, open to 4pm

Full details: www.churchesfestival.info

Sunday, May 10

Open garden at Dunholme Lodge, Dunholme, 11am - 5pm, in aid of the NGS. Admission £2.50, children free. www.ngs.org.uk

Tea Dance in Wragby Town Hall, 2pm. Cost £2, including refreshments. Details: 01673 858070.

Live music: Wartime singers ‘The Covergirls’ at a show to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the end of WWII in Howsham Village Hall. Tickets £6.50, including supper. Wartime dress optional. Call 01652 678974 or 07469 962672.

Monday, May 11

Nettleton and District Gardening Club in Nettleton methodist Chapel, 7.30pm. AGM and plant sale

Tuesday, May 12

Caistor Heritage Trust in the town hall, 7.30pm. “The Early Days of Caistor Hospital and Social Welfare in the C19th” Admission £3.

Thursday, May 14

West Wold U3A in the Festival Hall, Market Rasen. Coffee at 9.45am, followed by speaker. Colin Lusby - Photography with Morning Coffee & Afternoon Tea.

Brigg Lions Beer Festival, 7pm - 11pm, at The Nelthorpe Arms Barn.

Caistor Lions Bingo in the town Hall, eyes down 7.30pm.

Friday, May 15

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

Bugtastic Crafts, free drop-in session, at Market Rasen Library, 10.30am - 11.45am.

Brigg Lions Beer Festival, 7pm - 11pm, at The Nelthorpe Arms Barn.

Musical comedy: CATS present ‘Life on the Waves’ at Caistor Town Hall. Tickets £12, including fish & chip supper plus dessert, from Caistor Post Office or 01472 851212. Door and Bar open 7pm; curtain up 7.30pm.

Live rock music at Caistor Spirts and Social Club, 8pm - midnight. Adults only. Admission £4.

Saturday, May 16

Christian Aid Caistor coffee morning, stall, lunches.

Brigg Lions Beer Festival, 11am- 11pm, at The Nelthorpe Arms Barn.

Launch of Lincolnshire Wolds Walking Festival at Welton le Wold. Festival runs to May 31. www.woldswalkingfestival.co.uk

Fashion Show in support of four local charities, in Middle Rasen Village Hall, 2pm. Tickets £3 from Peter Rhodes Electrical and Something Special in Market Rasen or call 01673 842099.

Live theatre: The Unlikely Dads - Badapple Theatre Company, at Keelby Village Hall, 7.30pm. Tickets: 01469 560040.

Resdev Market Rasen Band Spring Concert in the Festival Hall Market Rasen, 7.30pm. Admission £6.

Saturday May 16 and 
Sunday May 17

West Lindsey Churches Festival, west area. Details: www.churchesfestival.info

Sunday 17 May

TSW Printers Border Classic Car Run – Brigg Market Place, from 8am. Cars leaving at 10am at one minute intervals, Details: 01724 347223 or www.bordermotorclub.co.uk

Open garden, Quinneys 1 Dunstan Hill and 1 North Cliff Road, Kirton in Lindsey, for Lindsey Lodge Hospice, 1pm - 4pm. Joint admission £3, accompanied children free.