Bowthorpe Park Farm

Bowthorpe Park Farm

Bowthorpe Park Farm Attractions | Bourne Set in the picturesque south Lincolnshire landscape lives one of the UK's greatest trees, The Bowthorpe Oak. Rooted in a grass paddock behind the 17th century farmhouse, the majestic oak boasts the largest girth in the UK...
D-Day airborne mission inspires new exhibition

D-Day airborne mission inspires new exhibition

A new exhibition has been launched at Grantham Museum telling the story of an audacious mission launched from RAF North Witham on the eve of D Day. The Tip of the Spear brings to life what happened on June 5, 1944, as aircraft of the United States lX Troop Carrier...
US Veteran Pilot Returns to WWII airfield

US Veteran Pilot Returns to WWII airfield

A veteran American World War II pilot has made an emotional return to a south Lincolnshire wartime airfield, 75 years after he flew from there on a perilous pre-invasion mission on the eve of D-Day. Lt Col Hamilton (96) was met at Grantham station on 2 June by...
St Wulfram’s Church

St Wulfram’s Church

St Wulfram’s Church Attractions | Grantham | Historic The parish church of St Wulfram is a noble building, one of the largest medieval churches in the country, seating around 900 people. Simon Jenkins in his book England’s Thousand Best Churches gave it a...
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