Alford is known for its craft market, fine working windmill and its connections to American history. The market town is also home to what is reputedly the largest thatched house in England. Alison Sandilands had a look around…
With a rich heritage to celebrate, the close-knit villages of Heckington and East Heckington also have an equally exciting future ahead of them.
The quintessentially English market town of Bawtry has much more to offer travellers than its ‘Gateway to the North’ label suggests.
The villages that lie on the Lincoln Cliff – or the Lincoln Edge as it is sometimes known – may seem sleepy, rural areas from the outside but at the heart of each is a thriving, pro-active community very focused on the future.
Community spirit is very much at the fore in the quaint, picturesque village of Woodhall Spa. So much so that it has just been voted best in Lincolnshire in its category in the Community Lincs’ Best Kept Village and Small Towns competition, for the first time in thirteen years – an achievement which has pleased residents, businesses and the parish council alike.