Heckington may be classed as a village because of its size and population, but its character and facilities are more akin to that of a small town.
The historic, picturesque Lincolnshire village is renowned for being a peaceful rural retreat with a sedate pace of life. But 2016 is a time of celebration for the developing community for a number of reasons.
Though located in the shadow of the busier and bigger city of Lincoln, you will find lively communities with excellent amenities right on the doorstep.
The historic village of Tattershall, which lies between the Fens and the Wolds, may be small in size but it is big in stature when it comes to attracting visitors from far and wide.
Alford may be a small rural market town at the foot of the Lincolnshire Wolds but it has a big heart, a neverending spirit and a sense of togetherness which makes it unique.