Celebrations for the centenary of the Diocese of Southwell reached their height last month with a Festival of Flowers, Music & Drama in the Minster.

On April 19th the Queen was met at the West gate by the Bishop and Mrs Wakeling.

Mrs Sue Gasson Nottinghamshire's first female firefighter successfully passed the retained firefighters basic course last week.

Tina Hall (12) of Main Street, Morton was chosen to be the first ever Fiskerton-cum-Morton Gala Queen at a disco held at the Arthur Radford Memorial Hall, Fiskerton in April.

'When the going gets tough, the tough get going!' So quoted Ron Pickering , he of athletics fame, when megastar Daly Thompson was facing his awesome challenge in Los Angeles earlier this year.