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WHAT’S ON: Free Grantham event will demystify contemporary dance

If you ever wondered what contemporary dance is all about, but were too afraid to ask, then Chantry Dance Company are coming to Grantham to help.

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Tom Binns is the headline act.

WHAT’S ON: Award-winning Binns to top the bill at next Grantham comedy night

Funhouse Comedy Club is back at the Guildhall Arts Centre ballroom on Thursday, June 29, with another great line-up of comedians.

Theatre and Comedy
Lovitt art at Corby Glen gallery.

WHAT’S ON: Art – you have to ‘Lovitt’ at Corby Glen gallery

An art exhibition began at Willoughby Memorial Trust Gallery, Corby Glen, on Wednesday and will run until July 12.

Theatre and Comedy
Volunteers: Retail Director Alison Paxton and Exhibitions Director Christine Robbins are both volunteers at the museum.

Vintage clothes in Grantham museum exhibit

Visitors to Grantham Museum can take a trip down memory lane as part of the venue’s latest travelling exhibition.

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Blue Plaque to Arthur Storer to be unveiled outside King's School, Grantham.

Grantham-educated astronomer honoured with own blue plaque

A mathematician and astronomer who studied alongisde Sir Isaac Newton at King’s School is the latest to have a blue plaque installed by the Grantham Civic Society.

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Scene Setter : Grantham Museum.

Grantham college design students to showcase projects in show

Graphic design students will be taking over the second floor at Grantham museum later this month to showcase their final presentations in a cutting edge show.

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WHAT’S ON: Ukulele ‘Strummers’ to perform at Grantham care home open day

Harrowby Lodge Nursing Home, in Harrowby Lane, Grantham, is taking part in the National Care Home Open day on Friday (June 16).

Music
All-girl rock group Sex P*ssed Dolls will be playing this year's Knipfest at Woodnook.

WHAT’S ON: Tickets on sale for Knipfest at new venue just outside Grantham

Due to its increasing popularity, Knipfest has a new venue for this year’s annual celebration of live music in aid of charity.

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Ed Marchewicz

WHAT’S ON: Multi-talented Marchewicz will take to stage at Grantham Conservative Club

Multi-talented and experienced jazz and folk musician Ed Marchewicz will be performing at Grantham Conservative Club on Thursday (June 15).

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Perfect picture: Annie took up painting again in 2006.

Grantham Journal Big Interview: Artist hopes her work will raise cancer awareness

What started as a simple painting hobby for mum-of-three Annie Samuel, 64, from Newton Way in Grantham, has since become a fully fledged career, which has seen her not only scoop several top awards for her work but also get to showcase her work in galleries, online and in exhibitions across the country. Despite facing her fair share of challenging times, including losing her husband to cancer three years ago, Annie is looking ahead and spoke to the Journal about how she hopes to raise awareness of prostate cancer through her art.

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WHAT’S ON: ‘Wrinkly Rockers’ will headline nostalgia night at Grantham College

A great summer charity night of 1950s and 1960s themed nostalgia is promised at Grantham College refectory on Saturday, July 1.

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'Not So Ordinary' will be performed by Grantham College's performing arts students at Guildhall theatre next week.

WHAT’S ON: College performing arts students will showcase their talents at Grantham Guildhall

‘Not So Ordinary’, a night of comedy, drama, music and dance, with songs and scenes from the musicals, is on at the Guildhall Arts Centre theatre next Wednesday and Thursday (June 14 and 15).

Theatre and Comedy

WHAT’S ON: Grantham students’ art exhibition is at St Wulfram’s

Students from three Grantham College Higher Level Art and Design Courses (BTC Foundation diploma level 3/4 and HNC/HND level 5, 6) are holding their end of year exhibition at St Wulfram’s Church from June 14.

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Cartoonopolis

WHAT’S ON: Grantham Guildhall offers Digance and a one-man play

Performances at the Guildhall Arts Centre this week include a one-man play and a comedic singer-songwriter.

Theatre and Comedy

WHAT’S ON: Hi-Notes will perform Songs from the Musicals at Grantham church

A special evening concert of Songs from the Musicals of stage and screen will be given by popular local group Hi-Notes at Christ Church, in Finkin Street, on Saturday, June 17.

Music
Top award: Derrick Smith is dedicating his award to his two brothers and son-in-law who also fought in the war.

Great Gonerby veteran dedicates award to family

A D-day veteran who has just been awarded with the insignia of Chevalier de la Legion, is dedicating his award to his late family.

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Join in the fun at Grantham Lions Club Annual Charity Barn Dance.

WHAT’S ON: Grantham Lions barn dance will feature ceilidh band

Grantham Lions Club is holding its Annual Charity Barn Dance at Hill Top Farm, Harrowby, on Saturday, June 10.

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The Moon & Me

WHAT’S ON: Half-term fun for all the family at Grantham arts centre

Guildhall Arts Centre is putting on two family-orientated shows for the half-term holidays next week.

Theatre and Comedy

WHAT’S ON: Vale of Belvoir artists on show in Bottesford all weekend

The first Bottesford Art Trail opens today (Friday) and runs across three venues at various times until Monday.

Arts
Could you star in Peter Pan?

Youngsters invited to Grantham pantomime auditions

Polka Dot Pantomimes is once again looking for children who live in the Grantham area to take part in this year’s Guildhall pantomime, Peter Pan.

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