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Stourton Estate Visit

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  • June 23, 2013
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Following a talk at one of the WI meetings we were invited to visit the Stouton Estate by Antony Strawson. We had a brilliant time and saw the wonderful work … Continue Reading →


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The History of Lace

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  • November 3, 2012
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On the 12th November we will be given a talk on the history of lace and its humble beginings. The talk is given by our treasurer Janet Ann Sutton.


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We’re in a Spin

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  • September 22, 2012
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On the 8th October we will be in a spin when we are joined by Judith Penneck who will be with us to give a talk and demo called ”From … Continue Reading →


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Gunby Hall & It’s Outstanding Beauty

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  • August 12, 2012
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The visit to Gunby Hall was an absolutely glorious day out. The sky was blue and the sun was shining. We enjoyed a private tour around the house and gardens … Continue Reading →


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The Nicholson Group Embroiderers at The Museum of Lincolnshire Life

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  • August 12, 2012
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The Museum of Lincolnshire Life is holding an exhibition of The Nicholson Group Embroiderers. The exhibition coincides with a selection of craft based workshops that will be taking place throughout … Continue Reading →


Transmitter Receiver, The Persistence of Collage

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  • August 12, 2012
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The new Arts Council Collection touring exhibition Transmitter/Receiver traces some of the uses of collage in British art from the first influences of the Parisian avant-garde to the present day … Continue Reading →


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Gunby Hall Visit – 11th August

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  • July 1, 2012
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We will be visiting the National Trust property Gunby Hall on the 11th August 13:00 – 17:00. The Hall is nestled in the Lincolnshire Wolds and was the regular haunt of … Continue Reading →


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W.I. Are Watching – CCTV Visit

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  • June 28, 2012
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We are being watched!!!  What an eye opener and how privileged were we to be allowed to do this visit to Skegness police station on the 12th July 7:00pm.  I … Continue Reading →


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July Meeting – In Wildlife We Trust

Rachel Shaw from Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust will be giving a presentation about the invaluable work the trust does to support our local wildlife. If the weather improves for July (fingers crossed) … Continue Reading →


A Ghostly Night

Paul Scott, local historian, who works at the Joseph Banks Centre, educated us on the ghostly past of the town. The tour of one of Englands most ancient and haunted towns took … Continue Reading →