Rise and Shine Retford: Thursday 20th October 2011

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Welcome to your daily round up of all today’s important stuff from Retford and beyond...

WEATHER

Partly cloudy with temperatures dropping to 0 degrees C.

WHAT’S ON

Nellie: Life and Death of a Victorian Child at Bassetlaw Museum. Runs to 5th November. Art exhibition of Nellie was the daughter of T.J. and H. Barker of Sheffield.

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.

Opening times Monday to Saturday 10am-4.30pm.

DAILY JOKE

Q) Why did the golfer wear two pairs of trousers?

A) In case he got a hole-in-one.

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