Rise and shine Retford - Tuesday 16th Augustt 2011

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


Most places will start the day cloudy with some occasional light rain or drizzle. Things will improve with skies brightening after midday to give some sunshine. There maybe some showers in the afternoon.


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

Temporary 10mph speed restriction from Ordsall Road, Retford from its junction with Northumbria Drive and West Hill Road, Retford from its junction with Northumbria Drive. The restriction is in place from 8am today until 6pm on Sunday 21st August and is to allow for carriageway resurfacing works.

Lime Tree Avenue in Retford will be closed from its junction with A620 Hospital Road for a distance of 30 metres from 7.30am on Monday 15th August to 7pm on Sunday 21st August. This is to allow for drainage improvement works.


Identifying birds training course at the Idle Valley Rural Learning Centre. The course runs from 10.30am-2.30pm. To book a place call Beccy Lees on 01777 713944 or email rlees@nottswt.co.uk.

Family fun swimming at the pool at Misterton Primary School from 11am to 2pm.

The session may be restricted to an hour depending on demand. Only £2 per person and under fives are free.

For more details ring sports development on 01909 534523 or email sports.development@bassetlaw.gov.uk.


Q - Where do fortune tellers dance?

A - At the crystal ball.

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