Rise and Shine Retford: Wednesday 26th October 2011

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

WEATHER

A mostly fine and dry day with a good deal of sunshine for most parts, but a few heavy showers may develop by the afternoon, especially over hills in the west.

TRAVEL

There are no problems on the roads of Retford this morning.

WHAT’S ON

Nellie. Life and Death of a Victorian Child.

A fascinating insight into mourning in Victorian times is provided by a poignant collection of the belongings of young Nellie Barker who died from TB at age 12 on December 27th 1890.

The exhibit is held at the Bassetlaw Museum from 10.00am-4.30pm and runs until 5th November,

DAILY JOKE

Q. What do you call a fish with no eyes?

A. A fsh

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