Second defibrillator installed in West Stockwith
Another potentially life saving defibrillator is now in place in West Stockwith, located outside the front door of the Waterfront Inn on Canal Lane in the village. read more
As school starts again, the days shorten and holidays are a distant memory, Kirton in Lindsey Town Hall gets back into full swing and there is an exciting programme of autumn into winter activities:
Getting fit/chilling out
With summer ending you may feel the need to prepare in body and mind for the stresses of the winter season to come. There are lots of classes to help whether it’s getting fitter, losing weight or just keeping calm and carrying on:
We mustn’t forget either our, now legendary, monthly Tea Dances with John at the keyboard every second Monday from 2.00pm to 4.00pm. You can dance away the afternoon with good music and good company. The cost is £3 including refreshments. For more information call Jenny on 01652 640281 or Penny on 01652 640075 or just turn up. 11th September, 9th October and 13th November.
KLIX Community Cinema is back
After the summer break, there are even more great films to look forward to. Last season we enjoyed films as varied as Eye in the Sky, Bridget Jones’s Baby and I, Daniel Blake. Family films were equally wide-ranging from Zootopia to Finding Dory to the beautiful BFG. Here are the screening dates for autumn into winter so make a note now and come along:
If you want to know the details of future screenings simply register with us. You can do this at a screening, online through our website, by contacting Sharron or you can also join the closed Facebook group ‘KLIX’. Details are also available in the foyer of the Town Hall. Membership and entrance are free. The bar and refreshments are available.
Our very own drama group has really taken off and they are planning a Christmas pantomime on Sunday 3rd December which will be a parody on Cinderella. Actors are still required though so, don’t be shy, here’s a chance to try out your acting skills in a safe and supportive environment. The group meets every Thursday at 7.00pm so just pop along or contact Shani Flear on 07955 738663.
Getting the right help
It can be hard to know where to go when you need good advice but maybe we can help. Bell, Wright and Co Solicitors run a free legal advice session every fortnight on a Friday morning and Citizen’s Advice hold a drop-in every Thursday from 9.00am to 3.00pm. No appointment is needed and confidentiality is assured.
For more details about Kirton in Lindsey Town Hall call Sharron on 07752 246255, email email@example.com or see www.kirtoninlindseytownhall.co.uk.
Gainsborough and District Flower Club meets on the fourth Thursday of every month, at the Blues Club, North Street, Gainsborough DN21 2HU, start time 7.15pm. Their next club night is 28th September, when there will be a demonstration by Di Singleton entitled ‘Autumn’s Here’. read more
Monday 17th July found the members of North and South Wheatley Local History Group in the Village Hall acting as a jury in the case of ‘Inspector Hopkinson’s Discovery’. The guest speaker was author, Ian Morgan who had spent a very long time researching and putting together the story that was to unfold this morning. read more
The Lincolnshire Folk Autumn Event will be held on Sunday 17th September at the Old Nick Theatre, Spring Gardens, Gainsborough, from 2.00pm to 5.30pm. This is an opportunity for singers and musicians from all over the county to get together and share music. read more
September 2016 saw the launch of the Gainsborough Heritage Centre’s new permanent exhibitions. The new industrial exhibition space featured on the ground floor is still evolving as new features, recently added in 2017, have created a new atmosphere for visitors. read more