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New look Farmers and Craft Market Launch Success!

More than twenty traders joined the line up at the newly re-launched Farmers’ and Craft market on Gainsborough’s Market Street on Saturday – and the crowds and sunshine turned out to support them.

Both old and new producers took part in the market with a fantastic range of locally produced food and handmade crafts from the monthly event’s events new location on Market Street, linking Marshall’s Yard shopping centre with the towns’ Market Place where the twice weekly market is held.

Town Crier Roger Merrett was on hand to officially launch the market in its new location and the displays put on by the traders really gave him something to shout about.

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Fundraising 1940s dance to repair stonework at the Gainsborough Heritage Centre

The Gainsborough Heritage Association is celebrating its twenty-fifth anniversary this year and as part of the celebrations, they will be holding a 1940s themed dance evening taking place on Saturday 18 May. The evening will feature Room 21 Big Band, a 22-piece band with the Axholme Sisters as a special tribute to the Andrew Sisters playing some of the very best forties tunes.

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Gainsborough Farmers’ Market to Re-launch in New Location

Gainsborough’s popular monthly Farmers’ and Craft Market is being re-launched this month – with a brand new location and a great line up of local traders.

The market will have a fresh new look and brand as well as a new location on Market Street in Gainsborough where it will be held on the second Saturday of every month. The first market in the new location will be on Saturday 13th April.

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Free dance performances and workshops in Gainsborough this May

A series of playful, imaginative and moving dance performances and workshops, from multi award-winning choreographer Katie Green, come to Gainsborough in May. The Imagination Museum: Mayflower 400 is about determination and the extraordinary things that it makes ordinary people do, and is part of a three-year project leading up to the 2020 anniversary of the sailing of the Mayflower. Many of the passengers on board the Mayflower were from this area.

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Channel 4’s ‘Location, Location, Location’ is back for a new series and is planning to come to Gainsborough and West Lindsey!

Yes, that’s right! Property experts Kirstie Allsopp and Phil Spencer will be helping people find their dream home this spring 2019.

Are you or somebody you know a chain free buyer struggling to find that perfect property? If so, we’d love to hear from you!

Perhaps you’re upsizing or downsizing, buying your first property or hoping to find your ideal forever home? Do you have to move or relocate for work? Does the property market make you nervous?

Whatever your property puzzle, Kirstie and Phil may be able to help.

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Gainsborough gears up for special summer festival

A fantastic weekend of gardening and foodie fun is being planned in Gainsborough this June with activities taking place across the town.

The Gainsborough Garden and Food Festival will be held on Friday June 7th to Sunday June 9th with a packed programme of demonstrations and a range of traders from the popular Continental Street Market event, as well as a host of local and regional producers.

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Meet Gainsborough’s new Butchers

A brand new butchers is set to open on Market Street in Gainsborough in the newly refurbished shop units delivered by Dransfield Properties and West Lindsey District Council.

This is the second unit to open up on Market Street this year, after the Bamboo Nail Spa, located next to the brand new Travelodge Hotel opened last month.

The Meat Storr headed up by Michael Storr and Natalie Powell from Gainsborough is set to open to the public on Saturday 16th February.

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