Council launches citizen awards
Misterton Parish Council is seeking nominations for its Citizen of the Year awards – one for under-18s and one for those over 18. The awards recognise a Misterton individual’s contribution to the community, read more
Celebrate the first signs of spring locally with a visit to nearby gardens open and showcasing their snowdrop and spring bulb collections. During the current lockdown, the National Garden Scheme gardens can continue to open to visitors who live in their local area, for exercise. read more
Winter is often a challenging time of the year. As we face the months ahead the feelings of financial pressure, isolation, loneliness and depression that the season already brings to many, may only be worsened by the social limitations and increased stress of the pandemic. read more
Citizens Advice Lindsey is urging people who are struggling due to the pandemic to get in touch online or on the phone.
Their team of staff and volunteers are ready to answer questions on everything from housing, debt, unemployment and benefits issues. read more
Fiona Law, Misterton Parish Church’s organist, has just published her first book of piano compositions. Fiona is also a music teacher, woodwind player, and classical guitarist. She explains how the coronavirus pandemic got her composing: “I started in the first lockdown in May 2020. read more
Every time the organisers of the Charity Nights at The Blues Club Gainsborough feel hopeful they can get back to what they like to do, the prospect seems to get further away. They hope all the acts are still around in six month’s time. read more
With the further lockdown during January and the lack of knowledge on when the restrictions will end, forward planning is almost impossible. Neither Wheatley Local and Family History Society nor its Research Group could meet in January. The offer of assistance to members on research into their family roots is always just an email or phone call away. read more
Trent Valley Mini Owners Club is hoping to be able to stage their popular events in 2021. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all events which had been planned in 2020 had to be cancelled so the club are keen to be able to return to an enjoyable year. The following is a list of dates they have now secured should they be able / allowed to go ahead. read more
Lincolnshire Artists’ Society hope to be able to hold their ‘Art in the Barn’ exhibition from Friday 14th May to Monday 31st May 2021 at the Stable Yard Gallery, Doddington Hall and Gardens, Main Street, Doddington LN6 4RU.
The exhibition features a wide range of artwork from some of Lincolnshire’s most talented artists. Many paintings and sculptural art will be for sale. read more