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All indoor meetings start at 7.30pm and are held at Kirton in Lindsey Town Hall unless stated otherwise.
In 2019 John Allen told us the amazing story of Jack Binns - a local boy who became a radio operator on the SS Republic in 1909 and saved over 1,500 lives (still the largest high sea rescue to date). He was later offered a position on the Titanic which, fortunately for him, he refused. Interest in the sunken vessel still goes on, as it was reputably a `treasure` vessel delivering gold to the Tsar of Russia. This is the film…Find out more »
The Dejardin Lecture Jean Townsend returns to take us on a journey looking for old religious houses in this area of Lincolnshire.Find out more »
Tom Lane and friends visit again to take us through the farming year with local folklore, songs and stories.Find out more »
Loretta Rivett takes a trip back in time looking at how gardening was done; with added Lincolnshire dialect!Find out more »
Plough Plays (or Jags) were a tradition throughout the East Midlands where on the nearest Monday to January 6th, the local agricultural workers (particularly lads) would drag a plough around the neighbourhood, dress up and sing songs in return for money, food or drink. The practice rapidly died out during the 2nd half of the 19th/early part of 20th century but some villages hung on to their traditions and these have been revived and perpetuate into the present day. Ruairidh…Find out more »