Rise and shine Retford - Thursday 28th April 2011 and the bank holiday

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A dry day. After a cloudy or misty start in most places sunny spells will develop. Feeling chilly at times in the northeasterly breeze. After a mainly fine start to the evening, cloudier skies will spread west across the region and this cloud is likely to bring showers to some parts overnight.


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

Outgang Lane in Treswell still closed in both directions at the Cow Pasture Lane junction, because of roadworks.

On Monday 2nd May the following roads will be closed from 7.30am to 6pm for Charter Day.

- Bridgegate, Retford, from its junction with Rectory Road to its junction with Market Place. - Grove Street, Retford, from its junction with Beardsall Row to its junction with Market Place. - New Street, Retford, from its junction with Carolgate eastwards for a distance of 92 metres.


Show Me – Chris and Pui from Cbeebies performing at Majestic Theatre, Retford on Thursday 28th April. Shows at 11am and 2pm. For more information 01777 706866.

Comedy Night Out 20011 - starring Frank Carson, Duncan Norvelle and Ian Lees at the Majestic Theatre on Friday 29th April. Starts at 7.30pm.

Tim Bowles Memorial Walk on Sunday 1st May. Join the Retford local group from a walk around Gamston Wood in memory of its former chairman. Meet at 2pm at the reserve. Call Jenny Davies on 01427 880181 for more information.

Charter Day in Retford on Monday 2nd May. Various locations in the town centre - Market Square, Carolgate, Exchange Street, The Buttermarket, Kings’ Park and the Town Hall.


What goes through towns, up and over hills, but doesn’t move?

The road!

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