Warm temperatures and some heavy, thundery showers over the past few days have meant that our eagle-eyed lawn experts are spotting Red Thread on some customers' lawns.

Since moving to his new premises on King Street in April, it has been non-stop for Andy from RODE Cycles. As a one-stop shop for all your cycling needs, customers have been busy seeking out new bikes and accessories as well as taking advantage of the repair service on offer.

Are your carpets or upholstery in need of some TLC? With the increased awareness surrounding hygiene and sanitisation is it time for your carpets and soft furnishings to be treated to help create a more hygienic environment? As a result of carpets carrying an average of 200,000 bacteria per square inch Public Health England recommend regular professional cleaning of them.

Look out for the launch of Studio Lingerie & Resort's NEW online shop in the next couple of weeks at www.studiolingerieandresort.com

OPENED last November, Soak Southwell has quickly established a loyal following from local residents, keen to enjoy sustainable, vegan, plastic free bathing and cosmetic products.

The Hyde Barker Travel team would like to thank everybody who supported the Southwell Travel Show in January and made it such a tremendous success.

Looking to get yourself back into shape in 2020? Or maybe achieve a new fitness goal? At Studio 121 we have a proven track record in delivering results to a wide range of clients. Our team of fully qualified personal trainers are driven and passionate about helping you achieve your goals.

With days left before Santa arrives and the festive celebrations begin why not take the pressure out of any last minute shopping by visiting the tearoom and treating your friends or family to a gift voucher whilst regrouping your 'To do list' and enjoying a coffee?

As ever Southwell Racecourse never has a quiet winter period and the last few weeks of 2019 are no different, with meetings on 15th, 19th, 20th and 29th December.

LOOK no further than Southwell's independent shops this winter for all your Christmas present ideas and solutions. Our shops are full of inspiration to tempt and delight you. Here is a small selection, but visit soon to explore all that is on offer on your local high street. Season's greetings and happy shopping!  #ShopSouthwell

SOUTHWELL is lucky to have a wide range of unique and independent shops.  Conveniently nestled between King and Queen Street, Bull Yard is home to some of these fantastic businesses, offering the local shopper a refreshing alternative to chain stores and online retailers.

Oh Baby Photography is excited to announce the launch of Southwell's very own Photographic Studio Space.

Barry Slawson Managing Director and founder of Nottingham based East Midlands Ceramics (EMCTILES) is celebrating forty years in business with a new role as Group Company Chairman – and the appointment of his three sons as directors.

Local optometrist Mariam Bhojani of Pinders Opticians in Southwell hopes to encourage people to take better care of their eye health during National Eye Health Week (23 – 29 September) with the launch of a guide to healthy vision.

Painter and Decorator Dave Sargent (The Gentleman Decorator) has undertaken many roles during his working life.

Summer is here and despite the recent heavy rainfall, events such as the Great Notts Bike Ride mean it is time to get those bike wheels turning.

With summer days on the horizon and more British grown seasonal produce available from our local suppliers, All Mine Cakes by the Lake has launched its latest Lunchtime menu.

Babyballet® has arrived in Southwell! Run by Leah Mcsherry this warm and welcoming class is just the thing for you and your little one to enjoy together.

The team at Southwell Wellbeing Centre is excited to be opening its doors this month. Conveniently located next to St Michael's Court on the Ropewalk opposite Southwell Co-op, the Centre is run by Claire Tavernor in partnership with a number of well known local health, fitness and beauty professionals.

STUDIO Lingerie in Southwell will be celebrating its first anniversary at the end of this month.

SOUTHWELL photographer, Anna Elias is now offering dog shoots in her studio on Westgate.