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20th November 2023 | Charity, Community

It was with deep regret that we had to cancel our ABBA night in October. This was due to circumstances beyond our control and we apologise for any inconvenience. We are hoping to re-schedule this event in the spring.

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Sensational Sunflowers

20th November 2023 | Community

For many summers Dave Harris’s colourful sunflowers have delighted and amazed residents and passers-by in Kimberley Street, Kibworth. This year’s display (pictured here) was even more specular. Not just one flower atop the stalk, but stunning multi blooms appeared along its length climbing 5m (over 16ft) skywards from ground to roof top.  Well done Dave.

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Local News from 1854

20th November 2023 | Community

I recently read a copy of the Market Harborough Advertiser dated Monday 2nd October 1854 and found a couple of items relating to Market Harborough and Kibworth that I feel sure will be of interest.

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20th November 2023 | Editorial

The first official census was in 1801, but the 1841 census, run by the new registration service, is regarded as the first modern census.

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Glenfields Optical Pearl

20th November 2023 | Business, People

Optical Assistant Carol Barker celebrates her 30th year with Edmonds and Slatter independent opticians this November, making it her pearl anniversary! She joined the company in 1993 and has remained part of the Glenfield practice team ever since.

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Sustainable Harborough Community

The Dolphin and Us

20th November 2023 | Clubs and Societies, Community

On holiday recently with family at Portwrinkle, on the south coast of Cornwall, I saw a dolphin washed up on the beach. On closer inspection, I noticed strong string wound several times round its back fin and a wooden label on the string, but the address washed off.

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