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Regulator needed to rein in rule-flouting bailiffs, Citizens Advice Lindsey says

3rd January 2019
Citizens Advice Lindsey

Citizens Advice Lindsey is throwing its weight behind a campaign for an independent regulator to crack down on bad-behaving bailiffs. New figures from Citizens Advice England and Wales and debt charity StepChange reveal 850,000 of the 2.2 million people contacted by a bailiff in the last two years were victims of bailiffs breaking the rules. read more

Junior rugby in Gainsborough

31st December 2018
Gainsborough Junior Rugby Club

Parents, are you fed up of the children glued to the Xbox or Playstation? Want them to work off all of those Christmas treats? If they are 15 and under and fancy being the next Owen Farrell, then why not have a look at the Gainsborough’s Junior Rugby Club, The Gainsborough Wasps. read more

Blitz Table Tennis Club’s ‘Bat and Chat’ sessions

30th December 2018
Blitz Table Tennis Club

Blitz Table Tennis Club’s ‘Bat and Chat’ sessions have now started and they are attracting an increasing number of participants of differing ages and abilities.  This is already a well-established local club, benefitting from professional coaches and standards that range from beginner to England representation, being supported by Table Tennis England to provide Table Tennis facilities on a ‘Bat and Chat’ basis, for people locally and over 50. read more

What’s on at: Trinity Arts Centre

29th December 2018
Trinity Arts Centre

An exciting programme of theatre, film, music, live streams and other events awaits you at Trinity Arts Centre, Gainsborough’s premier picturehouse and theatre. There is something for everybody this January and we look forward to welcome you all to your Trinity Arts Centre.

Saturday 5th January, 7.00pm
André Rieu 2019 New Year’s Concert from Sydney
Thursday 10th January, 7.30pm
Roy Chubby Brown (SOLD OUT)
Friday 11th January, 8.00pm
Peterloo (12A)
Saturday 12th January, 8.00pm
Mama Mia (12A) Sing-a-long (12A)
Tuesday 15th January, 7.00pm
The Tragedy of King Richard – Live Streaming
Thursday 17th January, 8.00pm
Gainsborough Comedy Club
Friday 18th January, 8.00pm
Widows (15)
Sunday 20th January, 3.00pm
La Bayadere – Bolshoi Ballet – Live Streaming
Monday 21st January, 1.00pm
André Rieu 2019 New Year’s Concert from Sydney (Silver Screening)
Friday 25th January, 8.00pm
Juliet, Naked (15)
Saturday 26th January, 8.00pm
Live & Local Bands
Sunday 27th January, 3.00pm
Antony & Cleopatra – National Theatre
Tuesday 29th January, 7.00pm
Everybody’s Talking About Jamie

You can book by calling the Box Office on 01427 676655, online by visiting (£1.50 booking fee per transaction) or by calling in at The Guildhall, Marshall’s Yard, Monday to Friday from 9.00am to 5.00pm. The box office at Trinity Arts Centre is open approximately one hour before every performance.

Perfect day for Barnardo’s volunteers

24th December 2018
Barnardo's Gainsborough

Barnardo’s holds an annual competition for stores called ‘Perfect Day’ which is a shop standards and presentation competition. The charity is delighted to announce that Barnardo’s Gainsborough won this award which was presented by area manager Nigel Kirk and regional manager Jayne Laing on Friday 30th November. read more

Charity nights at The Blues Club

23rd December 2018
The Blues Club Gainsborough

Well, what a good night to end the year with for The Boys — Giant Hogweed supported by Motown Mickey were outstanding. Thank you to everyone for supporting their charity events at The Blues Club Gainsborough throughout the year and a special thanks to the people that donated raffle prizes, it is very much appreciated. read more

Gainsborough Life December 2018 edition competition winners!

21st December 2018

Congratulations to our competition winners from our December 2018 edition! read more

Gainsborough and District Flower Club

20th December 2018
Gainsborough and District Flower Club

The club meets on the fourth Thursday of every month, at the Blues Club, North Street, Gainsborough DN21 2HU, start time 7.15pm. Our final club night for 2018 was in November. We have a break during December and January and our 2019 programme starts on 28th February 2019, with a floral demonstration by Rachel Poole entitled ‘Forage, Weave and Create’. We welcome visitors for whom there is a small charge of £5.00. read more

A plea for help

19th December 2018
Community Focus

Hello my name is Debbie and I live in Canberra, Australia and recently discovered my great, great, great grandfather was, according to his passenger record to Australia, a native of Laxton, and I was given the link to the Laxton History Group website. read more

Volunteers wanted at Citizens Advice

18th December 2018
Citizens Advice Lindsey

Citizens Advice Lindsey are currently looking for volunteer Advisers to join the team in Gainsborough, on Mondays and Wednesdays. Advisers help provide an effective and efficient advice service to members of the public and help influence government and other organisations by informing them of the effect of their actions on the lives of clients. read more