Blog: lincoln

Conserving Historic Stonework

Join Kathryn Moore, Heritage at Risk Solutions Officer from Heritage Lincolnshire to find out what causes historic stonework to decay and what we can do to prevent it. This course will provide an introduction to how and why historic stone buildings and monuments deteriorate, as well as discuss the methods that can be used to…
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Are You in Lincoln? Come to Our Second “Do Something New” Event

Do Something New Canwick Village Hall Lincoln October 31st 9.30am -12.30pm Come and explore what Heritage Lincolnshire is doing in your community and how you can get involved. Find out about its projects and sample the wide range of activities that volunteers for the Trust are currently involved in. There will be no high pressure…
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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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Book Binding Taster Course

A FREE one session course from 12:00pm-4:00pm on Wednesday 18th January at the Heritage Skill Centre, Lincoln Castle, Castle Hill, Lincoln LN1 3AA. NOW FULLY BOOKED More information to follow. All materials will be provided. Tea, coffee & cake provided. Booking is essential. For an enrolment form please email htladmin@heritagelincolnshire.org or telephone 01529 461499. The cost of this…
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Discover Willow Weaving

A three session course from 2:00-5:30 pm on Tuesday 29th November and continuing on 6th and 13th December at the Heritage Skill Centre, Lincoln Castle, Castle Hill, Lincoln LN1 3AA. On this short course you'll learn the core techniques used in willow working as well as the specific skills needed to create your willow object. This course is aimed at those who…
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How to Find the History on Your Doorstep

A FREE one session course from 10:00am-2:00pm on Wednesday 2nd November at the Heritage Skill Centre, Lincoln Castle, Castle Hill, Lincoln LN1 3AA. Join Dr Ian Marshman from Heritage Lincolnshire to discover how you can find out more about the history and archaeology that survives right there on your doorstep. This short course is designed for anyone with an interest in history, archaeology or the towns and…
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Understanding Historic Buildings Construction

A one session course FREE to new learners from 9:30am-4:30pm on Wednesday 19th October at the Heritage Skill Centre, Lincoln Castle, Castle Hill, Lincoln LN1 3AA. Join Kathryn Banfield the manager of Heritage Skills Centre to discover how the historic buildings of Lincolnshire were built. From the ground up this course will introduce the range of traditional skills involved in the construction…
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Get hands-on with our new courses!

We are pleased to announce our new programme of lifelong learning courses for 2015/16. This year Heritage Lincolnshire will be working in partnership with the Heritage Skills Centre in Lincoln to deliver a range of new courses where people will be able to try their hand at traditional skills such as spinning wool, using lime mortar, and stone masonry. The purpose built centre in the…
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