Traditional crafts

By POPULAR demand, a smash-hit heritage event returns to Lincoln this month, bigger and better than ever.

On 29th and 30th September, 1,000 Years of Traditional Crafts returns to Lincoln Castle and the Museum of Lincolnshire Life.

The spectacular event will showcase more than 50 heritage skills, including blacksmithing, stone masonry and stained glass.

It will also be the first chance to see inside the brand new Heritage Skills Centre – the first new building inside the castle grounds for 150 years.

Also making a welcome return is the Taste of Lincolnshire Food Fair, with delicious county food in Castle Square and throughout the castle grounds, and cookery demonstrations in Castle Hill car park.

Advance tickets available from or 01522 545458. Adults £8/9, concession £7/8, 5-18s £5/6, under 5s free, family £20/21.