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Stone Carving Taster Day

A one session course FREE to new learners from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm on Monday 14 May at the Heritage Skills Centre, Lincoln Castle, Castle Hill, Lincoln LN1 3AA. Join experts from the Heritage Skills Centre and learn how to use a chisel with this taste of stone masonry. This short course offers a…
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Discover Weaving with Wool

      Join an experienced tutor at the Heritage Skills Centre, Lincoln Castle learning how to weave with wool. Full details will be added shortly. This 1 session course, on 8th November is free to new learners or costs £18, concessions available. Tea, coffee & biscuits provided. Booking is essential. For an enrolment form…
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Conserving Historic Stonework: a homeowner’s guide

A one session course, FREE to new learners, 10:00-4:00 on 12th July at Stamford Arts Centre, 27 St Mary's Street, Stamford, PE9 2DL. As part of Heritage Lincolnshire's Stamford 50 celebrations join Kelly Appleton, the charity's buildings conservation officer, to find out what causes historic stonework to decay and what we can do to prevent it. This course will provide an…
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Architectural History of Lincolnshire

A one session course, FREE to new learners, from 10:00 - 4:00 pm on Tuesday 13th June at Stamford Arts Centre, 27 St Mary's Street, Stamford, PE9 2DL. As part of Heritage Lincolnshire's Stamford 50 celebrations join Liz Bates, the Trust's CEO and expert on local historic buildings, to discover the diverse architectural history of the county. This course will introduce the…
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Roman Britain: History & Archaeology

A two session course FREE to new learners beginning at 5:30-8:30 on Thursday 8th June and continued the following week on Thursday 15th June at Fydell House, South Street, Boston, PE21 6HU. Ever wondered what the Romans really did for us? Join Dr Ian Marshman from Heritage Lincolnshire in the historic surroundings of Fydell House to find out…
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Understanding the Significance of Historic Buildings

A one session course FREE to new learners 9:30-4:30 on Monday 15th May at the Heritage Skills Centre, Lincoln Castle, Castle Hill, Lincoln LN1 3AA. More information to follow. Tea, coffee & cake provided. Booking is essential. For an enrolment form please email htladmin@heritagelincolnshire.org or telephone 01529 461499. This lifelong learning course is part of the Grow programme organised by the Lincolnshire…
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Fault Finding: Basic Condition & Maintenance Surveys for Historic Buildings

A one session course FREE to new learners from 10:00am-4:00pm on Thursday 27th April at the Heritage Skills Centre, Lincoln Castle, Castle Hill, Lincoln LN1 3AA. Join Kathryn Banfield, Manager of the Heritage Skills Centre and Kelly Appleton, Buildings Conservation Officer at Heritage Lincolnshire to learn how to uncover common faults in historic buildings. This short course is designed…
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Creative Tapestry Weaving

A one session course from 9:30-4:30 pm on Wednesday 12th April at the Heritage Skills Centre, Lincoln Castle, Castle Hill, Lincoln LN1 3AA. More information to follow. Materials and equipment will be provided. Tea, coffee & cake provided. This course is free to new learners. Booking is essential. For an enrolment form please email htladmin@heritagelincolnshire.org or telephone 01529 461499.…
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Discover Spinning & Dyeing Wool

A three session course from 2:00-5:30pm on Friday 10, 17 & 24 February at the Heritage Skills Centre, Lincoln Castle, Castle Hill, Lincoln LN1 3AA. Come and learn how to dye and spin your own wool. These are two of our oldest crafts and remain very relevant today as a satisfying way to create individual and special…
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