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South Willingham

Reel to Reel - The next film to be shown to the Reel to Reel Group in the Parish Hall on Tuesday, November 12, is Repulsion, an X-rated horror drama which won the 1965 Berlin International Film Festival.

Roman Polanski’s first English language movie turned its back on swinging 60s London to show a young woman besieged on all sides by the demons of her past.

Arts and crafts - South Willingham Art and Craft Group is holding an exhibition and sale in the Parish Hall on Saturday and Sunday, November 16 and 17.

Admission is free and the hall will be open from 12noon to 5pm each day.

For more information call Chris on 01507 313244 or Celia on 01507 313207.

Back to the Sixties - It’s fun, food and dancing all to a 60s theme at the Parish Hall on Friday, November 15.

And everyone is encouraged to add to the party atmosphere by dressing to the theme.

Tickets are available from Maureen on 01507 313584.


Community Gardeners - Jo Dennison will be giving advice on growing peonies at the next meeting of Wragby Community Gardeners Club in the Town Hall on Tuesday, November 12.

The meeting starts at 7.30pm and visitors are always welcome to attend for a small charge, which includes refreshments at the close.

Coffee morning - A coffee morning will be held in Wragby Surgery on Saturday, November 9 from 9.30am to raise money for the Surgery Equipment Fund.

Coffee and biscuits will be served and there will be a range of stalls, including home made cakes, toys, bric-a-brac, tombola and raffle.

Organisers Dot Sandaver and Anne Buffham will be very pleased to accept donations of tombola prizes or home made cakes.

They can be contacted on 01673 858380 and 01673 858574, or take items along on the morning.

Family bingo - The popular Saturday Night Family Bingo sessions continue in the Town Hall, with the next this Saturday, November 9; eyes down at 7.30pm for good cash prizes.

Children, who must be accompanied, receive a free raffle ticket with a draw at the end of each bingo game with sweet or chocolate prizes.

More details from Margaret Kane on 01673 858067, who organises the bingos on behalf of Wragby WI as their contribution to the Town Hall.

There is also a weekly Thursday night adult only bingo session, with eyes down at 8pm; details from Pat Steel on 01673 885492.

Whist winners - Results of the Friday Night Whist Drives held in the Town Hall are: Ladies - 1 Mrs P Brammer and Mrs R Dixon, 3 Mrs S Collins and Mrs M Abelwhite; Gents - 1 Mrs L Swift, 2 Mr M Swift, 3 Mrs T Humberstone and Mr R King; Lowest Score - Mrs M Needham; Most 6s - Mrs M Horton; Miniature - Mrs L Swift and Mrs R Dixon. And at the previous drive: Ladies - 1 Miss E Hotchin, 2 Mrs M Needham, 3 Mrs P Brammer; Gents - 1 Mrs A Hodgson, 2 Mrs T Humberstone, Mrs M Treadwell and Mrs M Horton; Most 3s - Mrs B Blades; Most 2s - Mr J Bartlett; Miniature - Miss E Hotchin and Mrs M Horton.