Stick Man’s adventures delight young audience

Songs, dancing, puppetry, colourful characters and comical adventures - the children who watched Julia Donaldson's tale of Stick Man brought to life on stage by Freckle Productions in Lincoln today (November 26th) were treated to a particularly fun start to their...

Make all your pantomime wishes come true

Are we ready to enjoy a little panto magic this year?  Oh yes we are! Jamie Marcus Productions Ltd had been entertaining Lincoln with its traditional pantomimes at Lincoln Drill for 14 years until last year its well-loved programme of songs, laughs and visual...

Tale as old as time welcomes new star

A new star and popular favourites were getting ready to take to a Lincoln stage yesterday when the New Theatre Royal hosted its winter pantomime press launch. Jake Quickenden (The X Factor, I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here, Dancing on Ice) will star in Beauty &...

Town to transform into giant playground

Newark is pulling out all the stops for local families this "staycation summer" as it’s set to be overtaken by fun with a town-centre Family Play Day this Sunday (August 15th, 2021). Organised by Newark Creates, there are events taking place from 10am to 3pm at Newark...

Marvellous machines, creating kindness and bedtime stories…

Newark Book Festival 2021

#30DaysWild 2021 – Week One

It's that time of year again when The Wildlife Trusts challenge everyone to do one wild thing each day throughout the month of June. "That’s 30 simple, fun and exciting Random Acts of Wildness". I always intend to be a lot more prepared than I am but as usual any...

Summer season shows set to be back on stage!

Lincoln Performing Arts Centre announces theatre line-up

Ways to inspire your mini ones for Hedgehog Awareness Week

Cute and snuffly, the hedgehog is one of Britain's most-loved wild animals but sadly our only spiny mammal is now officially classed as vulnerable to extinction. Hedgehog Awareness Week 2021 (May 2nd-8th), run by the British Hedgehog Preservation Society, is...

Create, play, read and craft – but, above all, imagine

Newark Book Festival Imaginarium

Chakraji and Calm Callum

The state of children's mental health has been a growing concern in recent years and it is unsurprising that the pandemic's continuing effects have seen the problem grow even worse. Hansa Pankhania, who founded AUM Wellbeing Consultancy, has plenty of experience as a...

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#30DaysWild 2021 – Week One

#30DaysWild 2021 – Week One

It's that time of year again when The Wildlife Trusts challenge everyone to do one wild thing each day throughout the month of June. "That’s 30 simple, fun and exciting Random Acts of Wildness". I always intend to be a lot more prepared than I am but as usual any...

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