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  • Alternative Voices - Conscientious Objectors of WW1

    1 Feb 2016 - 30 Jul 2016
    Gainsborough Old Hall
    Parnell Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire

    gainsborougholdhall@lincolnshire.gov.uk

    http://www.gainsborougholdhall.com

    An exhibition telling the story of conscription and the experiences of local conscientious objectors of WW1.

  • Heather Burton Exhibition

    2 Feb 2016 - 29 Feb 2016
    Caistor Arts & Heritage Centre
    28 Plough Hill, Caistor, Lincolnshire, LN7 6LZ

    manager@28ploughhill.co.uk

    http://www.28ploughhill.co.uk

    Much of Heather's work is inspired by the dramatic coastlines and countryside of Yorkshire and Scotland. Heather specialises in palette knife work, applying many layers of acrylic to capture the ever-changing moods and atmosphere of some of her favourite locations. Heather has no formal art training and bean with portraiture and figurative work - which she continues to develop - before experimenting with other subjects and mediums to develop her own dstinctive style. "There's something very spontaneous and exhilarating about working with a knife and I'm always discovering new techniques and finishes", says Heather. "I use acrylics because they are so fluid and forgiving, yet they dry so quickly that it's possible to layer the colours to create all kinds of amazing effects."

    Meet the artist on the 6th February 11:30 - 13:30.

  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens (12A)

    12 Feb 2016 - 13 Feb 2016
    Trinity Arts Centre
    Trinity Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire

    tac@west-lindsey.gov.uk

    http://microsites.lincolnshire.gov.uk/tac

    Friday 12th Feb: 19:30
    Saturday 13th Feb: 14:00

    Director: J J Abrams
    Starring: Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher

    Set approximately 30 years after The Return of the Jedi this mega-movie reimagining of arguably the greatest franchise in film history reawakens some of the characters from the very start of the adventure via the discovery of Luke Skywalker's lightsaber. The ultimate in fantasy sci-fi is finally back on the big screen.

    Running time: 2hrs 16mins

  • The Lady In The Van (12A) - Extra Screening

    13 Feb 2016 - 13 Feb 2016
    Trinity Arts Centre
    Trinity Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire

    tac@west-lindsey.gov.uk

    http://microsites.lincolnshire.gov.uk/tac

    Director: Nicolas Hytner
    Starring: Maggie Smith, Dominic Cooper, Jim Broadbent

    Maggie smith portrays an aging transient who makes her home in an old van parked outside a writer's London home and couldn't give a fig what the world thinks. Alan Bennett's smash-hit National Theatre play is given a winning big-screen treatment that's both magically entertaining and so very, very British.

  • Lincolnshire Branch Lines: Louth-Bardney, Horncastle-Woodhall Junction and Spilsby

    17 Feb 2016 - 17 Feb 2016
    St Hugh's Hall
    St Hugh’s Hall, Monks Road, Lincoln LN2 5AQ

    Presented by Alf Ludlam

    Members free – Non-members £3.00

    Everyone Welcome

  • Carol (15)

    19 Feb 2016 - 19 Feb 2016
    Trinity Arts Centre
    Trinity Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire

    tac@west-lindsey.gov.uk

    http://microsites.lincolnshire.gov.uk/tac

    Director: Todd Haynes
    Starring: Cate Blanchett, Rooney Mara

    Set in the 1950's, Therese is a young woman working as a clerk in a New York department store who meets Carol, a mature married woman. An immediate connection sparks between them and the innocence of their first encounter dims, over time a loving relationship blossoms between the two women. Carol leaves the confines of her marriage, her husband then begins to question her competence as a mother as her involvement with Therese and close relationship with her best friend Abby comes to light.

    Running time: 1hr 58mins

  • An Evening with Anita Harris

    20 Feb 2016 - 20 Feb 2016
    Trinity Arts Centre
    Trinity Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire

    tac@west-lindsey.gov.uk

    http://microsites.lincolnshire.gov.uk/tac

    Anita Harris has had a breathtaking career spanning over fifty years.

    She has been a film star, television star, graced the top of the pop charts, become a pantomime legend as Peter Pan, starred in Cats in the West End and featured in 7 Royal Command Performances.

    She has never stopped performing and has worked alongside legendary names in the world of entertainment such as Harry Secombe, Phil Silvers, Morecambe and Wise, Tommy Cooper, magician David Nixon and Clive Dunn.

    Join her and her pianist Peter Gill in an intimate evening as she sings her favourite sounds and regales you with stories from her fascinating life.

  • The After Hours Quintet

    20 Feb 2016 - 20 Feb 2016
    Nettleton Village Hall
    Nettleton Village Hall, Moortown Road, Nettleton, Lincolnshire, LN7 6AA

    http://www.theahq.com

    Practice your 'Charleston' and 'Shimmy' and dance the night away as 'The After Hours Quintet' bring the sounds of the roaring 20s to the county. The band perform a range of classic swing tunes (along with some more recent songs) with vocals and an array of instruments including guitar, bass, drums/washboard, clarinet/sax and trumpet. Bring your dancing shoes as the rhythm in this fun and upbeat show are pretty hard to resist!

  • Victor and albert Present An A - Z of Britain

    20 Feb 2016 - 20 Feb 2016, Grasby Village Hall

    janellie@tiscali.co.uk

    Join comic twins Professor Victor and Dr Albert for an uplifting and hilarious evening of discovery of all things British. An A - Z of what makes us what we are in these Isles - perhaps you can help them discover a few new things too! Victor and Albert are skilled musicians (who also happen to have top notch singing voices). Expect a great evening of fun, comedy, games, music and song - all delivered with a little magic!

  • Market Rasen Races - Sunday 21st February

    21 Feb 2016 - 21 Feb 2016
    Market Rasen Racecourse
    Market Rasen Racecourse, Legsby Road, Market Rasen, Lincolnshire, LN8 3EA

    http://marketrasen.thejockeyclub.co.uk/

    Join us for an afternoon with exciting racing!

    Why not enjoy the afternoon from the comfort of your very own private hospitality suite with our Winter Hospitality Sale for only £60 inc VAT per person. To book or for more information please call the office on 01673 843434.

    Enjoy our picnic car park, this is accessible from Legsby Road at a charge of £5.00 per car or £10.00 for mini buses (plus Lawn Enclosure admission per adult occupant). This is only available to purchase on the day.

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