Nostalgia: Award-winning camp for cadets

The cadets of 2292 Market Rasen Squadron Air Training Corps notched up success in 1979 when they were awarded a station plaque and scroll for being the best unit at their annual camp at RAF Locking.

Caistors twinning growing

Caistor twinners grow in number

Several new members went along to the already well-attended annual general meeting for the Caistor Twinning Association to express their interest in joining the Association’s growing numbers of more recent and long-standing ‘twinners’.

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Nostalgia: Museum curator talks at history society

Rodney Cousins, (pictured bottom

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What happened this day in history: February 7

1301 - Edward of Caernarvon (later Edward II of England) became the first English Prince of Wales.

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Nostalgia: Propellor presentation

Lancaster bombers played a vital part in World war Two and 33 years after the war ended (1978), Market Rasen air cadets received a propellor from a Pathfinder Lancaster Mk II, which was shot down during a mission over Germany.

B&M launch new budget friendly wedding range

B&M launch new budget friendly wedding range

Weddings can be expensive affairs but high street retailer B&M has released a new selection of wedding accessories to make your big day that bit more affordable with prices starting at just one pound.

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Nostalgia: Caistor Council

This picture from the Market Rasen Mail archives of 1989 shows Caistor Council holding their first meeting of the year.

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What happened this day in history: January 31

1606 - Guy Fawkes and his associates were hanged, drawn and quartered in London, for plotting against Parliament and King James.

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International women at Nettleton

The latest meeting of Humberside International Women’s Club heard Ann Crossley speak on her ‘14 years Behind Bars’.

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East Barkwith Gardeners

The first meeting of the year for the Barkwith and District Gardeners Association is the annual social evening, with a buffet supper and entertainment by Witless.

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Drive your car hire costs down this half term

New research from holiday comparison website, TravelSupermarket has revealed families looking to hire a car this half term could be paying up to 19 times more for a vehicle purchased at the airport on arrival vs booking the same car type in advance online.

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Nostalgia: Eastern delight at Broadbent

The Lindsey Rural Players are halfway through their current pantomime run of Babes in the Wood.


The future of UK shopping? Revolutionary new Amazon supermarket has no checkouts and no staff

Amazon have welcomed the public into their first supermarket more than a year after opening the space to employees for testing purposes.

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Nostalgia: Caistor footballers

This picture discovered amongst the Market Rasen Mail archives shows the Caistor Town Football Club of 1904.

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Nettleton & Moortown WI

Nettleton & Moortown WI held their first meeting in their new venue of the village hall this month and were pleased to welcome Dr Katy Hewis as their speaker.

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What happened this day in history: January 24

1616 - William Schouten became the first person to round Cape Horn.

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Garden Design Competition to Celebrate Horse Charity’s 50th Anniversary Year

Do you fancy trying your hand at designing a stunning garden? Then why not enter the Bransby Horses 50th Anniversary Garden Design Competition?

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Heroines of the Homefront at Caistor

There is just a few days left to see the Heroines of the Homefront exhibition currently on display at Caistor Arts and Heritage Centre.

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Nostalgia: Feast Week float

One of the highlights in the Market Rasen calendar from days gone by was the annual Feast Week.

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Nostalgia: Beanstalk bonanza at Glentham

It is panto season in the area - oh yes it is - so it seemed the perfect time to travel back to 1989 and see what was being performed.

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