Who are we?

Heritage Lincolnshire are a local charity working to conserve the rich history of the county for the benefit of people who live and work in the area.

Founded in 1988 and based in Heckington at the Old School, Heritage Lincolnshire are a local charitable trust which undertakes a range of activities in the promotion and conservation of the County’s heritage.

Our charitable aims are lifelong education, building conservation and archaeological fieldwork and research.  We also have a national reputation for the conservation and re-use of historic buildings and for delivering innovative activities that engage and enthuse local people.

‘’Heritage Lincolnshire has shown itself to be a robust and reliable independent charity capable of safeguarding the County’s heritage in all its many manifestations.  It deserves the support of the people of Lincolnshire’’

Dr Michael Ashton, Trustee

Buildings Preservation

We are the most active Buildings Preservation Trust in the East Midlands offering a wide range of Consultancy services dedicated to preserving and developing historic buildings, providing effective and sustainable conservation plans and working with local community teams to secure funding.

The Heritage Consultancy team also work alongside our commercial archaeological team; Archaeological Project Services who offer a comprehensive range of consultancy and fieldwork services to clients across the construction and development industries, public bodies and private individuals throughout the country.

Meet the team

Greg Pickup
Chief Executive Officer

Senior Management Team

Gail Graham
Senior Manager

Hannah Thompson
Business Manager

Louise Doyle
Office Manager

Stephen Roe
Finance and Business Manager

Matt Bentley
Conservation Project Manager

Conservation Team

Kathryn Moore
Heritage at Risk Solutions Officer

Roshni Khunti
Conservation Projects Officer

Laabiyah Iqbal
Building Preservation Trust Trainee

Layers of History Team

Cola Jennings
Senior Project Officer (Layers of History)

Jim Snee
Project Officer (Layers of History)

Kate Pitman
Administration Assistant (Layers of History)

Property Management

Charlotte Davey
Project Officer (Historic Sites and Projects)

Planning Team

Denise Drury
Senior Historic Environment Officer

Sarah Pritchard
Assistant Historic Environment Officer

Community Archaeologists

Lydia Hendry
Community Archaeologist

Alex Rowbottom
Community Archaeologist

Finance Team

Helen Tidwell
Finance Officer


The Lord Cormack, DL, FSA, FRHistS

Lord Lieutenant of Lincolnshire Mr Toby Dennise

Chair of the board :
Dr Michael Ashton

Board members:
Anne Coltman
Simon Erskine Crum
Caroline Bingham
Charles Pinchbeck
Dorothy Hancock
Francis Dymoke
Richard Johnson
Andrew Clark

Working for Heritage Lincolnshire

We employ a diverse team of heritage professionals with a range of specialisms and experience. Check our vacancies page for details of current opportunities.

Heritage Lincolnshire also recruits volunteers to join our team in a range of roles, all of whom make a vital contribution to achieving our charitable objectives.

Short term work experience placements, bursaries and skills training are also available. Email htladmin@heritagelincolnshire.org for more details.