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  • The ELO Experience

    26 Feb 2015 - 26 Oct 2015
    The Baths Hall
    Doncaster Road, Scunthorpe, South Humberside

    The Baths Hall. A new entertainment venue with a capacity of 2,000. A wide range of performances can be booked at the Baths Hall.

  • Milling Days

    10 May 2015 - 13 Dec 2015
    Cogglesford Watermill
    East Road, Sleaford, Lincolnshire

    http://www.cogglesfordwatermill.co.uk

    Cogglesford Watermill hold special milling days giving visitors the opportunity to see the mill in operation producing wholemeal flour as it would have done over 200 years ago.

    Milling days take place every second Sunday of the month from 11am to 4pm.

    Dates are as follows: 10 May, 14 June, 12 July, 9 August, 13 September, 11 October, 8 November and 13 December.

  • Joseph Banks, A Lincolnshire Gentleman

    5 Jun 2015 - 29 Sep 2015
    Gainsborough Old Hall
    Parnell Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire

    gainsborougholdhall@lincolnshire.gov.uk

    http://www.gainsborougholdhall.com/

    An exhibition depicting the remarkable life of Joseph Banks and his pioneering voyage on the Endeavour.

  • The Machine Gun Corps at Belton

    11 Jun 2015 - 24 Sep 2015
    Belton House
    Belton, Grantham, Lincolnshire

    http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/belton-house

    Tickets: £8, includes light refreshments. The venue for this event is Belton's Old School House. Booking Essential.

    Join Bill Fulton of the Old Comrades Association, accompanied by original artefacts and images. This fascinating talk steps back 100 years to when Belton was the home of the newly formed Machine Gun Corps, also known as "The Suicide Club".

  • Marshalls Men and Machines

    10 Jul 2015 - 4 Sep 2015
    Gainsborough Heritage Centre
    The Old Post Office, North Street, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire

    exhibitions@gainsboroughheritage.com

    http://www.gainsboroughheritage.com

    At its peak, this local firm employed 5,000 people and was the largest factory under a single roof in Europe. In this exhibition we learn about the men, and the machines they built, that were once shipped all over the world.

  • Roman Explorers

    29 Jul 2015 - 26 Aug 2015
    Caistor Arts & Heritage Centre
    28 Plough Hill, Caistor, Market Rasen, Lincolnshire

    admin@28ploughhill.co.uk

    http://www.28ploughhill.co.uk/

    There will be five weeks of activities (every Wednesday):

    29/07/15 - Know your Romans: Roman quiz & handling box. Archaeology dig.
    05/08/15 - Roman invasion of Caistor: Design a roman coin, make a lauriel wreath.
    12/08/15 - Battle for caistor game: Make a standard & dress the Roman soldier.
    19/08/15 - Roman home life: Toga dressing up, making roman jewellery and kids games.
    26/08/15 - Roman entertainment & feasting: food quiz, eat Roman food decorate a plate, Roman games.

  • Summer Reading Art Challenges

    30 Jul 2015 - 27 Aug 2015
    Caistor Arts & Heritage Centre
    28 Plough Hill, Caistor, Market Rasen, Lincolnshire

    admin@28ploughhill.co.uk

    http://www.28ploughhill.co.uk/

    Every Thursday for 5 weeks (30th Jul, 6th Aug, 13th Aug, 20th Aug, 27th Aug)

    30/07/15 - Way to go. Draw a undiscovered island!
    06/08/15 - The big stuff. Longest nose to the biggest bug.
    13/08/15 - Animal magic. Invent a magical creature!
    20/08/15 - People power, who will you draw?
    27/08/15 - Action/adventure,  show people your superpowers!

  • John Harrison

    1 Aug 2015 - 31 Aug 2015
    Caistor Arts & Heritage Centre
    28 Plough Hill, Caistor, Market Rasen, Lincolnshire

    admin@28ploughhill.co.uk

    http://www.28ploughhill.co.uk/

    Celebrating John (Longitude) Harrison, a local hero and inventor who changed the world.

    This exhibition contains displays from the Jerusalem Chamber exhibition, Westminister Abbey, for the unveiling of the memorial stone to John Harrison, 2006.

  • The BIG Family Fun Race Day

    2 Aug 2015 - 2 Aug 2015
    Market Rasen Racecourse
    Market Rasen Racecourse, Legsby Road, Market Rasen, Lincolnshire, LN8 3EA

    http://www.marketrasen.thejockeyclub.co.uk

    FREE children's entertainment including bungee trampolines, circus workshop, soft play area, pony hoppers, face painter, Princess & Pirate fancy dress competition, treasure hunt and lots more!

  • Welbeck Abbey State Room Tours

    3 Aug 2015 - 30 Aug 2015
    Welbeck Estate
    The Harley Gallery Trading Ltd, Welbeck, Worksop, Nottinghamshire

    info@harleygallery.co.uk

    Welbeck Abbey has been home to the Cavendish-Bentinck family from 1607 to the present.

    The Welbeck Estate covers some 15,000 acres, nestled between Sherwood Forest and Clumber Park. At its heart lies Welbeck Abbey, a stately home which dates back to 1153 when it was founded as a Premonstratensian monastery.

    Welbeck was acquired by Charles Cavendish, Bess of Hardwick’s third son, in 1607. Over the next four centuries, the family at Welbeck would collect artworks, commission architecture and combine family names, with, unusually, three females in succession inheriting the Estate. This line of descent includes marriages with the Dukedom of Newcastle, Earldom of Oxford and the Dukedom of Portland, each bringing additional wealth, status and power to Welbeck.

    The tour takes in the grand State Rooms, the Abbey’s reception rooms which have been host to royalty, aristocracy and statesmen. The State Rooms are decorated with objects and artworks from The Portland Collection; an internationally significant collection which includes one of the largest privately owned collections of British portraits. Works on show at Welbeck Abbey include pieces by Sir Peter Lely, John Wootton and Sir Joshua Reynolds.

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