News & Features

Lincolnshire has a lot to share with visitors from all over the world and here you’ll find all the best news and features from our writers. This is where we share all our insights, hints, tips and experiences to help you experience all the wonders that Lincolnshire has to offer.

  • A Brief History of Boston

    Written by: June Russell on October 8, 2014

    Although there is no mention of Boston in the Domesday Book of 1086, by the beginning of the following century, Boston had developed as an inland port thanks to its position at the head of...

  • Doddington Hall at Christmas

    Written by: June Russell on September 11, 2014

    Doddington Hall is a beautiful Elizabethan manor house, less than 5 miles from Lincoln city centre. At Christmas, Doddington Hall goes festive, with roaring log fires and spectacular decorations throughout. Still a family home, Doddington...

  • History of The Pilgrim Fathers in Lincolnshire

    Written by: June Russell on July 16, 2014

    Although it is widely known that the Pilgrim Fathers set sail on the Mayflower in 1620 from Plymouth in search of a better life in America, how many know of the role both Boston and...

  • Lincolnshire & The Invention Of The Tank

    Written by: June Russell on July 14, 2014

    World War One is credited as being the first ‘modern’ war. Notorious for its huge loss of life, it used machines such as tanks and aeroplanes for the first time. The tank was developed and...

  • Steep Hill And The Strait

    Written by: June Russell on June 28, 2014

    Steep Hill and The Strait are quaint shopping areas packed with great shops and delightful tea rooms. Leading off from Castle Square is Steep Hill: Steep Hill The award-winning Steep Hill – winner of The...

  • Five Beautiful Boutique Hotels in Lincolnshire

    Written by: June Russell on June 26, 2014

    There are times when you’re looking for a getaway that offers you a higher class of accommodation. When you are searching for somewhere to stay in Lincolnshire that is extra-special, then what you need is our guide...

  • Eating Out in Lincoln

    Written by: June Russell on June 19, 2014

    Our favourite tea shops and cafes in Lincoln Lincoln has lots of of excellent cafes to choose from. Here are some of our favourites: Pimento Tearooms A vegetarian café located on Steep Hill serving delicious food....

  • 5 Things To Do in Lincoln

    Written by: June Russell on June 19, 2014

    There’s plenty to do in Lincoln whether your here with family, friends or visiting on your own. Here are five of our favourite: 1. Walking Tours Take one of the fascinating Walking Tours of Lincoln....

  • Boutique Hotels in Lincoln

    10 Things to See in Lincoln

    Written by: June Russell on June 19, 2014

    1. Lincoln Cathedral There is lots to see and do in Lincoln Cathedral. Why not take one of the excellent guided tours and learn about its chequered history; see if you can locate the famous...

  • Spa Days in Lincolnshire

    Written by: June Russell on June 16, 2014

    Feeling stressed and in need of a bit of pampering? Then our Spa Breaks in Lincolnshire guide is here to help. We’ve included 6 of the best spa breaks in Lincolnshire – check them out...

  • 10 Things To Do In Lincolnshire For Free

    Written by: June Russell on June 5, 2014

    Going out for the day needn’t be expensive. Our 10 things to do in Lincolnshire For Free guide contains a wide cross-section of activities that are suitable for families, couples and singles alike. We think...

  • Spa Hotels in Lincolnshire

    Written by: June Russell on May 26, 2014

    Taking a trip around Lincolnshire is often preferred by a number of British holiday makers, since there is plenty to see and do around the area. Many local tourists prefer areas like Scunthorpe or Skegness...