Join us on April 4th for An Evening With Bill Ramsey – the last Vulcan Captain. At 7pm Bill will be talking us through his truly extraordinary career which includes flying the Lancaster and Dakota with the BBMF, four years as Wing Commander with the Red Arrows and so much more.
This is the first of a series of talks called ‘An Evening With…’ which we will be hosting throughout the year. It is not an event you want to miss! The Petwood will be making a donation from tickets sales to Bill’s chosen charity, The People’s Mosquito.
Boston’s Celebration of Farming Event returns for its third year on Sunday 24th of March 2019. The event will feature a variety of vintage and modern farming equipment and tractors. There will also be stalls selling unique produce and items. Come along for a great family day out.
Free admission 10am-3pm
Boston Market Place Lincolnshire PE21 6EH
Sunday 24 Mar 2019
Here’s our selection of events for the next few weeks:
Coningsby, Tattershall and District History Society: There’s a talk by Michael Credland at 7.30 pm, titled “Tommy Goes to War”, at the New Methodist Chapel, Silver Street, Coningsby. Entrance £2.00. Contact 01526 354954
Michael is a well-respected authority on the role of the Lincolnshire Regiment in the Great War and on war memorials, and has presented his research and expertise in various publications.
On a fine day in December last year, Alan Stephenson, Quarry Operations Manager at the Woodhall Spa Quarry, organised an open afternoon following the recent discovery by local archaeologists of a Roman settlement. It was a fascinating event, led by Lydia Hendry, Community Archaeologist, Heritage Lincolnshire, and her team. She took us round the site in small groups and explained what they had found so far, demystifying numerous trenches, artifacts and data. Lydia has very kindly written an account of the December event:
Now moving into their 4th year, Indie-Lincs is an International film festival that champions low and micro budget films, and their filmmakers. Films will screen in Lincoln from February 14 -16, 2019 at Lincoln Performing Arts Centre. The festival is sponsored by The National Lottery via The BFI Film Audience Network, Lincoln School of Film & Media, Lincoln Performing Arts Centre and Lincoln Film Society.