Matthew Siveter, Retford born professional singer and his former music teacher, Martin Yates, will present ‘Here’s a pretty how-de-do!’, a charity concert in aid of Bassetlaw Hospice in Retford Town Hall on Friday 13th October. The performance will feature a variety of music from stage, musical theatre and opera, featuring G and S, Lehrer, Coward and Flanders and Swan! The evening begins at 7.30pm, tickets are £8.00 and are available from The Appeal Office, 4 Jubilee Courtyard Retford, 01777 710444.
The ever-popular Bel Canto Singers will present ‘Crafts and Concert’ at Sturton-Le-Steeple Village Hall from 5th to 7th October. There is an opportunity to browse and buy from a range of craft stalls. The doors open an hour before the start of the concert, which begins at 7.00pm in the evening with a Saturday matinee performance at 2.00pm. Tickets are £6.00 including refreshments and available by calling 01636 821915. All proceeds are in aid of Bassetlaw Hospice.
The Challenge Walk/Run on Saturday 7th October passes through the historic estates of Welbeck, Thoresby and Clumber. The circular walks of six, 12, 20 and 26 miles start from Lady Margaret Hall. The six-mile walk is by kind permission of the Welbeck family on parts of the estate not normally open to the public. Entry is £8.00 for the six and 12-mile and £12.00 for the 20 and 26. Entry on the day will incur a £2.00 surcharge. A traditional pie and pea meal is served on completion and the Welbeck Brewery will be on hand to sell a well-deserved locally brewed pint! For further information about this and any of the hospice’s events please contact Debbie at the Appeal Office, Jubilee Courtyard, Retford on 01777 710444 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.