Heritage Open Day at The Beonna

Heritage Open Day at The Beonna

Discover the story of The Beonna, past, present and future Discover this Grade I listed medieval church, with heritage gems including a rare angel roof. Listen to our talk on the rise and fall of the church, and its resurrection as a community and events centre, and...
Fan Fare Swing Band at The Beonna at All Saints

Fan Fare Swing Band at The Beonna at All Saints

Benington Community Heritage Trust and the We’ll Meet Again Homefront Museum invite you to a fantastic night of music at The Beonna at All Saints. Put on your glad rags (1940s dress optional!) and dance the night away to the big songs of the ears, performed by...

Nostalgic Boston Talk – Roy Hackford

Roy Hackford joins us to share through images and words some of the history of the town of Boston. With art work from George Hackford, a relation to Roy, who during his life painted scenes of Boston, ran a curio shop from Church Keys and took photographs of Boston...
Boston Hanse Day Celebrations 2019

Boston Hanse Day Celebrations 2019

On 25th May Boston celebrates its 4th International Hanseatic Day with medieval music, knights in armour, spinners, medieval cookery and much more. Come and find us at the Ingram Memorial (next to the Market Place) and look out for the parade of Boston’s new...
Neil Wright Talk – The New Poor Law in Lincolnshire

Neil Wright Talk – The New Poor Law in Lincolnshire

In the 17th and 18th centuries each parish was responsible for looking after its poor, who included the elderly, unmarried mothers, and the unemployed. By the early 19th century, the system had become inefficient and expensive. In 1834 an Act was passed to amend the...