Music in the Garden: Cottage Museum

Music in The Garden is back at the Woodhall Spa Cottage Museum!

Two unmissable afternoons coming up:

Sunday 28 July : Live music in the garden featuring the Jazz flavoured duo: COLIN AND GERRY – guitar & sax, clarinet etc. This will be their third visit to the venue starting off some great weekends of live performances.

Sunday 4 August:  MIKE WARWICK with hits from the 50’s thru to 90’s.
Mike is a popular club singer with a wide repertiore of popular songs to suit all tastes.
Great backing trax compliment his forceful vocals and he tends to get everyone joining in with every song.

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Midnight swim at Jubilee Park

Come and enjoy a midnight swim under the stars at Jubilee Park. Our heated outdoor pools are a balmy 29 degrees Celsius. Starting at 11 pm on the 3rd August and finishing at 1 am on the 4th August. Booking in advance is essential. This is a family-friendly event.  Adult £7, Child/Senior £6, Family (2+2) £24. Book online here.                     Continue reading

Songs and Brass in the bandstand

If you are in or near Woodhall Spa on Sunday July 21st, head over to Jubilee Park and enjoy “Songs and Brass” in the bandstand, presented by The Spa Singers and the Lincolnshire Hospitals Band between 2pm and 4pm. Bring a chair and a picnic and join us in the Rose Garden. This is a free event! Continue reading

Lunchtime concerts in Horncastle

Horncastle’s weekly lunchtime concert series makes a welcome return, following a successful run last year. These free concerts feature an eclectic mix of music and the pick of local musical talent. So if you love music and you are in the area, make make tracks for St Mary’s church any Thursday at 1.15 pm from today until September 12th. Details below.           Continue reading

From the Woodhall Spa notice boards, July 2019

Understandably, most new notices this month have something to do with next weekend’s famous 1940s festival. If you are planning to take part, you can find out more about this major event here

Here are some alternative attractions that caught my eye:


July 10

Sing for Britain

A concert by the Spa Singers, at St. Peter’s Hall, 7.30pm, admission £5 (£3 under 18s). Call 01526 860373 | Email

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Countdown to Woodhall Spa forties weekend 2019

40s_police_box_150Once again Woodhall Spa braces itself for the annual journey back in time that is Forties Weekend. This year the festival is scheduled for this weekend (July 13 / 14.) Mostly the fun is free; there is a charge of £7.50 for Park and Ride and some concerts and dances are ticket only. For all the latest news, visit the forties weekend home page. If you haven’t been before, here’s a taste from 2017:

Petwood events
Mad about the forties
Last year

The Petwood Hotel is proud to be a Leading Ally again this year.

International Bomber Command D-Day Concerts

As part of the commemoration of the 75th anniversary of D-Day the International Bomber Command Centre is pleased to present a weekend of concerts.

Saturday the 8th June sees a celebration of all things 40’s – tributes to Vera Lynn, George Formby, Flannagan & Allen, Gracie Fields, Andrews Sisters, G.I. Frank Sinatra, Windsor Davis & Don Estelle, with Air Raid Warden as host & Compere, delivered with five piece band for full show. The evening will also include sketches and skits from It Ain’t Half Hot Mum and Dad’s Army. Tickets are £25.00 per adult (Children free).Parking at £5 per car. Book online now.
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