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What happened this day in history: September 20

1854 - Battle of Alma: British and French troops defeated Russians in Crimea.

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Members of the Barkwith & District Gardeners Association Late Summer Show, pictured with judges and organiser. Photo by John Edwards EMN-170809-143254001

Colourful show at East Barkwith

An abundance of colour, together with quality fruit and vegetables, filled East Barkwith Village Hall for the annual Gardeners’ Association Late Summer Show.

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Nostalgia: Spa teams rise to the challenge

The annual district challenge took place

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Call of Duty fund to help veterans expands support to the UK

Call of Duty fund to help veterans expands support to the UK

The Call of Duty Endowment, a fund launched off the back of one of the world’s most popular video game franchises, will be supporting UK veterans.

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What happened this week in history

122AD - Work began on Hadrian’s Wall.

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What's on in Horncastle

What’s on in Horncastle: September 13 - September 20, 2017

Email your diary dates for inclusion to: dianne.tuckett@jpress.co.uk or call 07803 505588

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Nostalgia: Fete fun at Tanglewood

Tanglewood Nursing Home in Horncastle hosted a garden fete in 1994, which proved to be a great success.

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Nostalgia: All good fun at the fete

Here is an old snap shot from one of Horncastle Primary School’s fetes.

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What happened this day in history

1522 - Ferdinand Magellan’s 17 surviving crew members reached the Spanish coast aboard The Victoria. They had completed the first circumnavigation of the globe.

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Nostalgia: Lions come to children’s aid

In 1994, Horncastle Lions presented Bucknall County Primary School with a special ‘Skills for the Primary School Child’ (SPSC) pack.

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Nostalgia: Wragby pupils learn about recycling

Students at Wragby County Primary School, learnt all about recycling in 1994.

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East Barkwith summer show

Schedules for the Barkwith and District Gardeners Association late Summer Show are now available from David and Sally Ward at the village Post Office or from committee members.

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What happened this day in history - August 30

1860 - The first British tramway was inaugurated by an American, George Francis Train, in Birkenhead.

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Nostalgia: Horncastle welcomes Chernobyl children

Ten youngsters from Russia had great fun at Horncastle Grammar School in 1994 when they visited for the day.

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Nostalgia: Fayre success for council

Woodhall Spa’s first Christma fayre

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WW2 ration pack tempts military historian and researcher

A World War Two ration pack has been opened more than 70 years after it was packaged for use.

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Remembering the 1917 sale at Wragby

A display relating to the 1917 sale of the Panton Estate properties in Wragby, East Barkwith. The large collection of then and now pictures showing buildings, with not much change over the last century, caused a lot of interest.

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What happened this day in history

1305 - Scottish patriot William Wallace was hanged, drawn, beheaded and quartered in London for high treason. The quarters were then sent to Newcastle, Berwick, Stirling and Perth.

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Variety is the spice for younger tea drinkers

Variety is the spice for younger tea drinkers

While builder’s tea - milk, two sugars - may be the stereotypical cuppa for most Brits, it seems that younger consumers are more adventurous in their leaf of choice.

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Nostalgia: Youngsters show off their football skills

Senior pupils ay Wragby County Primary School received the benefit of football training from players of Lincoln City Football Club.

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