Isle news in brief

• Stepping Stones Pre-School in Birchfield Road, Epworth, is holding an open morning on Thursday, December 20.

Staff and committee members will be at the open morning from 9.30-11.30am. The event is open to all existing and new parents who are considering options for pre-school/early years education.

• New times of pilates classes held by Jill Allen. Monday: 6.45pm-7.45pm, Belton Pavilion; beginners, 8-9pm improvers. Tuesday: 9.30-10.30am, Imperial Hall, Epworth, mixed ability. Wednesday: 9.30-10.30am, Crowle Fieldside Methodist Chapel Thursday: ‘back aware’. 6.45-7.45pm Belton Pavilion, 8-9pm improvers. Cal 07903 384 065.

• A GLOSSY book commemorating 60 years of the Vulcan bomber has been released.

Vulcan Diamond Jubilee 1952-2012: Celebrating 60 Glorious Years tells the story of the iconic cold war jets, which were based at sites in Lincolnshire and South Yorkshire.

Log onto to buy the 130 page book.