Rise and shine Retford - Thursday 4th August 2011

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Welcome to your daily round up of all today’s important stuff...

WEATHER

Cloud and outbreaks of rain spreading east to affect most parts of the region. Some heavy bursts are likely, especially in the afternoon, but probably becoming drier and brighter later.

TRAVEL

Chancery Lane in Retford, northbound at the West Street junction is closed, because of roadworks.

Temporary traffic lights are in place on Huntsman Place, Retford until Friday 5th August to allow for gas main repairs.

There will be temporary traffic lights in place on the A638 North Road in Retford from 9am-15.30pm. This is to allow for road marking works.

WHAT’S ON

Wildlife photography at the Idle Valley Rural Learning Centre from 11am-12.30pm.

Join the team and take some photographs around the reserve. Back at the learning centre the best photographs will be chosen to make a collage.

Price is £3 per child. Booking is essential. Call 01777 713945 for more information and to book.

DAILY JOKE

Q - Why don’t mountains get cold in the winter?

A - They wear snow caps.

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