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Food History and Historical Cookery

  A 2 session course...12 hours for £48, concessions available (Tuesday 24th & 31st March 2020) Food History & Historical Cookery Join Sadie Hirst, a Food Historian, Columnist, Public Speaker, Tutor and multi award winning artisan baker and qualified chef. She is currently studying full time for her Master’s Degree in Heritage Education at Bishop…
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Riverside and Hedgerow

A 2 session course...12 hours for £48, concessions available (17th February & 24th February 2019).   Riverside and Hedgerow The exploration and practical management of two linear habitat in partnership with the Lincolnshire Countryside Wolds Service and the Lincolnshire Chalk Streams Project. Join us for this brand new course we are offering in Louth and…
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Maps through the Ages

A 2 session course...12 hours for £48, concessions available (3rd & 10th February 2020)   Maps through the Ages The history and everyday application of navigation and map reading in partnership with the Lincolnshire Countryside Wolds Service and the Lincolnshire Chalk Streams Project. This two day course, to be held at Navigation Warehouse, Louth, will…
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Victorian History and Dickens

A 1 session course...6 hours for £24, or free to new learners, concessions available (5th December 2019).   Victorian History and Dickens Join our tutor Roshni Khunti here in Heckington (10am - 4pm) and immerse yourself in the Victorian era; discover how our modern rites and rituals originated from this rapid age of progress over…
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Lincolnshire Customs, Traditions and Folklore

A 2 session course...6 hours for £24, or free to new learners, concessions available. (4th & 11 December 2019)   Lincolnshire Customs, Traditions and Folklore with Tom Lane. Customs and Traditions once common in Lincolnshire often survive in one form or another. But when and how and why did they start, how did they develop…
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Introduction to Leatherwork

A two session course...12 hours for £48, concessions available. (21st & 22nd November 2019)   Introduction to Leatherwork Join Laurence and Jenny, from Shedtime Handcrafted Leatherwork, on this very interesting 2 day course. Over the 2 days you will get hands-on to learn about different types of leather, practice traditional skills and techniques of working…
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Mediaeval Castles & Great Houses

  A 2 session course... 12 hours for £36, concessions available. James Wright is back with us again, following his very popular course on Historic Graffiti. Using architectural history, buildings archaeology, art history and landscape studies the purposes, status and developments of mediaeval castles are scrutinised in depth. Drawing on practical experience of fieldwork and…
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Industrial Heritage of Lincolnshire

A 4 session course...16 hours for £48, concessions available. Join Neil Wright and Chris Lester for a fascinating introduction to the industrial archaeology of Lincolnshire. Led by experts in the subject, you will gain an understanding of Lincolnshire's place in the Industrial Revolution. These interactive sessions will highlight local sites of interest that you will…
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Mediaeval Castles & Great Houses

      A 2 session course...12 hours for £48, concessions available. James Wright is back with us again, following his very popular course on Historic Graffiti. Using architectural history, buildings archaeology, art history and landscape studies the purposes, status and developments of mediaeval castles are scrutinised in depth. Drawing on practical experience of fieldwork…
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The Architectural History of Lincolnshire

      A 4 session course...16 hours for £48, concessions available. 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 architectural history of Lincolnshire, from medieval manor houses and grand country houses, to the vernacular buildings found…
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