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Hidden Horncastle garden to open

The Manor House in Manor House Street will open for the first time in aid of the National Garden Scheme this Saturday, from noon to 4pm.

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On this day: March 22 EMN-170321-122653001

What happened this day in history

1774 - ‘Baa Baa Black Sheep’ was published for the first time.

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New Lions set to roar at Woodhall

Woodhall Spa Lions Club were delighted to badge up two new members at their recent club meeting.

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Average Brit spends £1,000 on clothes per year

Average Brit spends £1,000 on clothes per year

The average Brit spends over £1,000 on new clothes every year, shops for new gear every two months - but leaves a third of it hanging in the wardrobe, according to new research.

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Beef, Guinness and oyster pie

RECIPE: Pies are a thing of real beauty

It was British Pie Week last week. I’ve mentioned before in this column that a good British pie is a thing of true culinary beauty and one of our classic dishes. Every week should have a pie in it.

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A new Dawn for the action RPG genre

Console Corner: Horizon Zero Dawn review

New Dawn for the action RPG.

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What happened this day in history

44BC - Roman emperor Julius Caesar was assassinated by senators who conspired against him.

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Nostalgia: Pupils go back to Tudor times

Pupils at Horncastle County Primary

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Pole precision at Spa Afternoon WI

A talk and demonstration of pole dancing delighted members of Spa Afternoon WI.

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West Ashby WI

At the February meeting, president Pam Browne announced the death of a former member, Pat Barker.

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What happened this day in history

1702 - Queen Anne came to the throne after William III died in a riding accident.

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Carp delivery helps put Revesby reservoir on national fishing stage.

Carp delivery helps put Revesby reservoir on national fishing stage

Revesby Estate is building on its carp stocks by stocking several handpicked large carp, in its latest step to put it on the national fishery stage.

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Nostalgia: New trophy donation for Air Cadets

The 1265 Horncastle Air Cadets were presented with a new trophy in 1998 by

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Mutton chops

RECIPE: Mutton chops with mint and capers

When was the last time you ate mutton? Saw mutton even? Mutton has become the ‘chicken and egg’ meat. It’s not in the butchers, so you can’t ask for it – and if you don’t ask for it, your butcher isn’t going to stock it.

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Nostalgia: Horncastle Rotarians’ anniversary dinner

Here is a photograph taken from the Rotary Club of Horncastle’s 24th charter anniversary dinner.

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Horncastle Probus handover

At the Annual General Meeting of the Horncastle and District Men’s Probus Club, retiring chairman Bob Aspinall handed over the chain of office to Richard Mason.

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Brits tuck into 100 million takeaways and ready meals every week

Brits tuck into 100 million takeaways and ready meals every week

At least 79 million ready meals and 22 million takeaways and fast-food and meals are eaten weekly by adults in the UK, according to a new report.

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There  was a national shortage of the  sausages due to their popularity earlier this year.

Dieters furious after Slimming World Porky Whites sausages revealed to be 800% worse than first claimed

Dieters have been angered after low fat sausages they were pigging out were recategorised by Slimming World - as 800 percent worse than initially thought.

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Bernie Buck, left, Charity Steward of the Sir Joseph Banks Daylight Lodge officially handed over the teak bench to Joe Stanhope the Jubilee Park manager. EMN-170226-171232001

Work recognition at Jubilee Park

Freemasons from Horncastle, Spilsby and Skegness have presented a teak bench to Jubilee Park in Woodhall Spa.

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What happened on this day in history

1912 - Suffragettes started a window-smashing campaign in the West End of London.

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