Offering more than 300 titles covering the history and culture of Lincolnshire, the web based bookseller Kay Books is about to celebrate 10 years of selling local history across the globe – but the roots of the business within the county reach back over 40 years.
Inspiration is all around for artist Sandra Peck, but nothing gets her imagination fired up like the beautiful gardens and properties where she is privileged to be artist in residence.
This month Independent Bookshop Week will underline the continuing passion among the nation’s readers for local booksellers with a difference. Lindum Books in Lincoln’s Bailgate is certainly proving itself, with recent recognition in the British Book Awards.
She only took up painting as a hobby while recuperating after a serious accident, but Angela Watson has uncovered a hidden talent which she has been showcasing on a primetime BBC television programme.