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Events listing for Rasen, Caistor and Brigg areas

Wednesday, October 17

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

l Shopping extravaganza in The Brocklesby Suite, Market Rasen Racecourse, 6.30pm – 9.30pm. Entry £10 including bubbly and canapes. Proceeds to Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research. Details: 07775 664447 or e-mail sue@graphafarm.com

l Market Rasen and District Dancing Club American Supper in the Festival Hall, 7.30pm - 10.45pm. Organist Mark Spafford. More details: Stephanie 01673 849522, Ann 01673 842188 or Ann 01522 827040.

Thursday, October 18

l Humberside International Women’s Club at Nettleton Village Hall, 10am. Speaker: Hazel Burnham – Making Decorative Glass.

l Shopping extravaganza in The Brocklesby Suite, Market Rasen Racecourse, 10am – 3pm. Entry £5. Proceeds to Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research. Details: 07775 664447 or e-mail sue@graphafarm.com

l Concert at Caistor Primary School - children performing with Ashley Hutchings and Blair Dunlop - 6.30pm. Free admission. Donations to school welcome.

l Harvest Supper and auction at Market Rasen Scout Hut, Kilnwell Road, 7pm. Tickets £3, including soup and a roll. Donations of items for auction from 5pm.

l Caistor Civic Society in the town hall, 7.30pm. The Royal British Legion - Ms J Ticehurst. New members and visitors welcome. Annual membership £2; meeting fee members £1, non-members £2.

Friday, October 19

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

l Journeying - Paul Sutherland, at 28 Plough Hill, 7pm - 9.30pm. Launch of his latest collection of work, with readings and discussion. Free entry.

l Market Rasen Group Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust meeting in Caistor Town Hall, 7.30pm. Speaker Geoff Trinder - Winter in Japan. Entry £1.50.

l Live music at Nettleton Village Hall, 7.30pm. Buffalo Gals - old-time country string band music accompanied by percussive step-dancing. Tickets £8 pre-paid from 01673 828478 (£9 on door) - accompanied children free. Bar available.

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 Caistor and District Lions race night and supper at Caistor Sports and Social Club, 8pm. Tickets £7 from Caistor Paper Shop, Sports and Social Club and any Lions member.

Saturday, October 20

l Table top sale at Barnetby Village Hall, 10am - 1pm. Details: 01652 688540.

l Jumble Sale - with cakes, tombola and raffle - at Wragby Town Hall. Doors open 2pm. Admission 20p. Proceeds to Wragby and District Swimming Pool. Details: 01673 858713.

l Gainsborough Amateur Dramatic Society at The Broadbent Theatre, Wickenby, 7.30pm. Singing and dancing songs from the shows. Tickets £8.50 and £7 from www.broadbent.org or 01673 885500.

Sunday, October 21

l Annual Ploughing Tournament at Northwold Farm, Worlaby Top, near Brigg, 10am - 4pm. Classic and vintage classes, static display, clay pigeon shooting, refreshments, trade stands. Details: 01469 530741.

l Live theatre at Caistor Yarborough Academy. The Fitzrovia Radio Hour - zany comedy from professional touring company, 7.30pm. Tickets £10 from Caistor Post Office. Part of Lincolnshire Rural Touring programme. www.iartsco-caistor@btinternet.com

Monday, October 22

l Caistor Grammar School presents Les Miserables - school’s edition - in the town hall, 7pm. Tickets £6 and £3 from the school 01472 851250.

Tuesday, October 23

l Caistor Grammar School presents Les Miserables - school’s edition - in the town hall, 7pm. Tickets £6 and £3 from the school 01472 851250.

l Market Rasen Gardening Club meeting in the Methodist Schoolroom, 7.15pm. Speaker: Loretta Rivett - Lincolnshire Historical Plants and their uses. Details: 01673 842363

l Brigg & District Flower Society in the Angel Suite, Brigg, 7.15pm. Speaker: Doug Stewart from Radio Humberside. All welcome. Details: 01652 650158.

Wednesday, October 24

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

l Scrabble Club at Caistor Multi-Use Centre, 2pm - 4pm. Details: 01472 851173.

l Caistor Grammar School presents Les Miserables - school’s edition - in the town hall, 7pm. Tickets £6 and £3 from the school 01472 851250.

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, October 25

l Caistor Heritage Trust in Caistor Arts and Heritage Centre, 7.30pm. Metal detector finds evening. Details: 01472 851605 or email alan@28ploughhill.co.uk

l Quiz night at Caistor Sports and Social Club, 8pm start.

Friday, October 26

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

l Evening with Pollyanna Pickering - Land of the Thunder Dragon - at Market Rasen methodist Church, 7pm. Tickets £5, inc light refreshments, from 01673 849222 or 01652 678365.

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.

Saturday, October 27

l National hedge laying championships in Brocklesby Road, Great Limber/Brocklesby, 9am - 4pm.

l Brigg Farmers’ Market, 9am - 3pm. Details: 01652 657053.

l Craft Fair at Trinity Methodist Church Hall, Barton, 10am - 3pm. Refreshments and light lunches, raffle, tombola.

l Evening of ghostly ghouls dinner and stories at Caistor Arts and Heritage Centre. Details and booking 01472 851605.

Sunday, October 28

l Mutts and Monsters Spooky Sponsored Walk from 12 noon at Jerry Green Dog Rescue, Broughton. Details: 01652 650886.