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ENTRY is now open for the Dearne Carnival road race which will raise money for MacMillan Nurses.

The June 4 race will be run over a four and a half mile course around Thurnscoe while a one and half mile fun run will also be held.

Entry for the road race is open to over 16s only at a cost of £5 with £1 going towards the charity.

Adult entries to the fun run are also £5 with under 16s at £3, again with a £1 going to MacMillan Nurses.

The road race begins at 11am with the fun run starting at 12.30pm.

Entry forms are available from Ian Ball by calling 07979762937 or emailing

THE Mexborough and Rotherham Lions Clubs will hold their charity golf day at Wath Golf Club on September 23.

The format will be a better ball stableford with 3/4 handicap. Handicap limits are 24 for males, 36 for females.

Entry is £30 including a bacon sandwich, coffee and a two course carvery meal.