A new exhibition celebrating the 200th anniversary of the births of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert opens at The Collection and the Usher Gallery, Lincoln this month. Lincolnshire Life had a preview of some of the exquisite objects and works of art on loan from the V&A.
Priory Pembroke Academy is an 11-16 academy located in Cherry Willingham village, three miles east of Lincoln. In this issue, Year 7 and 8 students review children’s books which they firmly believe will appeal to readers of all ages.
This month sees the return of the Lincoln Book Festival, a week-long literary celebration which this year will honour the bicentenary of the birth of Queen Victoria.
Laura Cumming’s mother was kidnapped as a child from the beach at Chapel St Leonards. The incident is at the centre of a remarkable new book, which blends mystery, memoir, art criticism and Lincolnshire history. Interview by Yusef Sayed.
An exhibition at Doddington Hall is showcasing contemporary ceramic art alongside the historic house’s own extraordinary collection gathered over 300 years. Caroline Bingham went to meet Susanna Gorst, of Oxcombe Pottery, who has selected the work on show by Lincolnshire based ceramicists.