Arts & Screen

WATCH VIDEO - Sleaford-born comedienne Jennifer Saunders among top ten East Midlanders immortalised in used train tickets

Sleaford-born Jennifer Saunders is among the portraits by British Artist Ed Chapman, who has recreated a top ten list of greatest ever East Midlanders (as voted for by the public) out of discarded train tickets.

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Rhythm of the Dance returns to Lincoln

Rhythm of the Dance returns to New Theatre Royal Lincoln on Sunday, July 8.

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Cathedral teaches the teachers on heritage

After the success of its wildly popular teacher training day earlier this year, Lincoln Cathedral hosted another free training session last week to help teachers and schoolchildren develop an understanding of their local heritage and its significance.

Now in cinemas, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom.

FILM REVIEW: Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

The dinos are back – but this time they’re in danger.

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A step back in time at Tattershall

With arrows flying and steaming pots, Tattershall Castle travelled back in time 600 years as the Wolfshead Company of Bowmen returned once again to transform the castle into a medieval encampment, immersing visitors in the world of medieval hunting and cooking.

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Lakeside showing for a Big Screen ballet

Pack a picnic, grab a rug and pirouette down to Tattershall Lakes Country Park on June 12 for a free showing of the ballet Swan Lake.


IN PICTURES: Hundreds ride in for Bike Night

Hundreds of bikers converged on Spilsby for the annual Bike Night spectacular.

'I am Not a Witch' is the next show on Louth Film Club's list.

Girl ‘witch’ focus for Louth Film Club showing

A film about a young girl who has been labelled a witch will be shown by Louth Film Club at the town’s Playhouse Cinema on Monday, June 4.


IN PICTURES: Enthusiasts take chance to view fairground memorabilia before it goes under the hammer

A viewing has taken place today (Friday) of more than 800 pieces of fairground memorabilia owned by a Boston-area family which is set to go on sale this weekend.


IN PICTURES: A scrumpy time at Carrington Rally

Organisers have announced a major headliner for next year’s Carrington Rally, which will mark 60 years since the festival began.

Lincs Wildlife Trust aims to get a copy of the book The Lost Words in every primary and special school across the county. Images supplied.

Campaign to get ‘lost words’ omitted from children’s dictionaries into schools

Fears that common countryside words will forever disappear from children’s vocabularies has inspired a campaign by Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust.

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From ‘Dangerous to Delicious’ at Tattershall Castle

The Wolfshead Bowmen are taking up residence at Tattershall Castle for four days of medieval mastery.

Fitsteps is inspired by Latin and ballroom dancing

A fitness class created by two stars of ‘Strictly’ has arrived in Horncastle.

A fitness class created by two stars of ‘Strictly’ has arrived in Horncastle.

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Call in at Horncastle Library to celebrate Elmer

Horncastle Library is inviting children to dress in bright colours and go along on Saturday May 26 to celebrate national Elmer Day.

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Celebrate the royal wedding with free screening at Lincoln Castle

Catch Harry and Megan’s special day live on a big screen in the grounds of Lincoln Castle.


83 amazing photos of royal weddings from down the years

It’s just a day to go until Prince Harry and Meghan Markle walk down the aisle at Windsor Castle.

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Sir Joseph Banks Society stalwarts step down

The Annual General Meeting of the Sir Joseph Banks Society was marked by the retirement of two of the Founding trustees of the Society.

Octangle will be back to entertain at this year's Art and Music Festival in St Mary's Church. Photo: Stefan Urbanowicz

Horncastle church getting ready to showcase the freedom trail

A week-long arts and music festival gets underway in Horncastle next weekend - and best of all it is free.

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A stunning image taken by PCSO Teresa.

Stunning image really is an ‘arresting’ sight

When she is not out and about fighting crime, Horncastle-based PCSO Teresa is a pretty dab hand with a camera - as our picture of the week demonstrates!

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Donate unwanted dresses and support Lincolnshire life-saving charity

The Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire Air Ambulance is on the hunt for quality pre-loved dresses and accessories as part of a week-long event.

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