Bricks and Bones Heritage Activities 2018

We are very excited to announce that the next phase of the Bricks and Bones project is now underway!

All Bricks and Bones 2018 events are bookable via Banks Newton Heritage’s page.

Banks Newton Heritage are please to be able to offer another chance to enjoy a variety of FREE heritage events in the Wigford area of the Lower High Street, Lincoln. There are a variety of events planned, open to all ages (please see individual events for more details).

We are delighted to be able to offer Children’s University Stamps for our activities. For each of our ‘drop in’ sessions 1 stamp will be available.

Scroll down to have a look at the dates available and please get involved.

The Wigford Big Dig was a great success, thank you to all who attended!
You can see what we got up to by visiting the Gallery Page.

Experimental Archaeology – Smokehouse Construction (originally 17th & 18th October 2018).


Due to unforeseen circumstances this event has been postponed and will be re-scheduled as part of the Heritage Food Festival next Spring.

Heritage Food Festival

This event has now been postponed due to unforeseen circumstances, we apologies for any inconvenience.

We are now planning to hold this event in the Spring of 2019. Details of the new date will be listed soon.


Heritage Walk No. 3 Monday 29th October 2018

Another chance to participate in the “Forgotten Lincoln” guided walk – discover the history and heritage of the Lower High Street.

We are delighted to offer a FREE guided walk along the High Street (Lincoln) from St Mary-Le-Wigford Church (next to the railway station) to St Catherine’s Church at South Park roundabout exploring the area’s rich heritage, architecture and culture.
The walk will be roughly 2 hours long with a number of stops along the way. The route has no accessibility issues and there will an opportunity for refreshments half way through the walk.

Meet at St Mary-Le-Wigford church at 10am.