How to uncover your village history

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Join the CEO of the Heritage Trust of Lincolnshire Liz Bates to find out how you can uncover the history of your village.

This short course at the Trust’s offices in Heckington will offer an introduction to the methods needed to research the history of a rural Lincolnshire village.

The course will give you hints and tips about the types of documentary resources available for your research. You will learn how a simple survey of a village’s buildings can offer clues to unlock its rich history. Liz will also share some of the stories of Lincolnshire’s villages to help inspire you to look deeper into to the character of your local area.

This two session course will be held at the Old School, Cameron Street, Heckington from 9.30am to 12.30pm beginning on Thursday November 20 and continued on November 27. The course is free to new learners and is part of the Grow programme of lifelong learning run by Lincolnshire County Council.

The course is open to all aged 19 or above. To book a place call 01529 461499 or email: htladmin@lincsheritage.org.