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Check out these brilliant blogs by Trainees on the Historic Environment Skills Project.

From archaeology to stonemasonry, digital engagement to carpentry, the project brought important heritage skills to the forefront.

The Historic Environment Skills (HES) programme engaged people across Lincolnshire and the East Midlands in the skills needed to conserve, protect and help the public engage with their heritage including: archaeology, traditional building skills, project management for building preservation trusts and engagement. This project started in Spring 2018 and completed in November 2021.


Meet our new trainee – Kate Tyler

By Kate Tyler | 24 May 2021

In 2021 Kate Tyler joined the Heritage Lincolnshire team as an HES Digital Heritage Trainee. Here Kate tells us about her interest in heritage, and all the exciting things she’s…

Historic Environment Skills Traineeship Programme

By cdhe | 5 February 2021

  More information Traineeship programme Learn about Historic Environment Skills  

Laabiyah completes traineeship at Heritage Lincolnshire

By Hannah Thompson | 25 March 2020

We are so proud of our Buildings Preservation Trust trainee Laabiyah as she comes to the end of her traineeship and becomes a fully fledged employee of Heritage Lincolnshire. On…

Goodbye to our Archaeology Trainees

By Hannah Thompson | 5 November 2019

Over the last year Asa and Maeya have begun their careers in the built heritage sector and training to become archaeologists.  Maeya has since left APS to go to University…

Heritage Skills Centre seek Trainees

By Hannah Thompson | 17 June 2019

Take the first step towards a historic new career Applications are now being accepted for five new traineeships offered by the Historic Environment Skills (HES) project. Run by the county…

Building Preservation Trust Trainee Update

By Heritage Lincolnshire | 29 March 2019

  Hello everyone, I have hit the 6 month mark of my Building Preservation Trust traineeship. This is part of the Historic Environment Skills project, subsidised by The Heritage Fund.…

Meet our new trainee!

By Heritage Lincolnshire | 29 October 2018

We are delighted to announce that three new trainees have joined us! Historic Environment Skills is a four year long project funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund. A total of…