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New Bomber Command Centre & Top Aviation History Sites in Lincolnshire

05/03/2018 Written by: Washingborough Hall

With the 100th Anniversary of the RAF, as well as the opening of the new International Bomber Command Centre, 2018 is set to be a truly special commemorative year for Lincolnshire. Indeed, whether you have a personal or family connection, or simply wish to visit and learn more about the region's role in aviation history, there has never been a better time to visit.

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Wedding Fairs in Lincolnshire

08/01/2016 Written by: Washingborough Hall

Are you thinking of getting married in Lincolnshire? Wedding fairs are an ideal way to discover the regions finest venues and meet with the professionals who make these events sparkle. Keep an eye on our Weddings section and Facebook page for forthcoming events and current ideas and inspiration for your special day. Whether you are looking for a beautiful midsummer celebration or a lavish event for less with one of our special winter wedding packages, we are Lincolnshire's dream setting for romance!

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Outdoor Events and Gardens to Visit in Lincolnshire

12/02/2016 Written by: Washingborough Hall

As we say goodbye to a wet winter and hello to spring, there are plenty of reasons to feel a little rosier looking ahead. Not least of all are the many splendid outdoor attractions, National Trust sites and gardens in Lincolnshire. These places have an almost universal appeal to young and old alike, whether you are looking to unearth some unexpected history, pick up some inspiration for your garden at home or you are simply looking for some space and activities for children in the half term holidays.

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Lincoln Events 2016: Essential Diary Dates, Festivals and Family Fun

15/03/2016 Written by: Washingborough Hall

How many events can you pack into one historic city? With everything from rich cultural happenings to culinary pickings, along with sporting drama and even a steampunk invasion, there are some cracking 2016 events in Lincoln to look forward to. What will you discover on your next visit? Here are a selection of spring and summer events that really stand out, all within easy reach of Washingborough Hall Country House Hotel:

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Music, Comedy and Theatre in Lincoln: Best Live Entertainment Venues

09/05/2016 Written by: Dominic Garnett

Aside from the many shops and visitor attractions of Lincoln, another great reason to visit the city is its lively performing arts scene. Whether you are looking for live gigs, drama, comedy or even a taste of classical music and opera, there is always something to look forward to. In this month’s blog, we take a look at the key live entertainment venues in Lincoln. Situated just a short distance from Lincoln, Washingborough Hall Hotel is the perfect setting to enjoy a taste of the arts and the best of the city, along with a relaxing luxury break.

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From Poppies to Portraits: Exhibitions and Art Galleries in Lincoln

10/06/2016 Written by: Dominic Garnett

For those who like to mix a little culture and creativity into their time off, there are some superb art collections, galleries and heritage attractions in Lincoln. From permanently housed exhibits to seasonal highlights, there is always something to ponder as part of a day out. Indeed, you might describe the City of Lincoln as having some “previous” when it comes to the visual arts. Many centuries of art, to be precise. Here are just some of the highlights turning heads and capturing the imagination this summer, along with the best local galleries and art dealers in Lincoln: 

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10 Great Things to do in Lincoln This Weekend

22/08/2016 Written by: Washingborough Hall

As far as city breaks go, there can be few destinations in the UK that pack so much food, fun and culture into one modest area as Lincoln. With some of the nation's most remarkable history and a deluge of fantastic independent shops, bars and places to visit, is it any wonder the city is becoming one of the top staycation destinations in the UK? If our current special offers on short breaks were not reason enough to discover Lincoln, here are ten delightful ways to make your next short break an enjoyable one: 

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An A to Z of Lincolnshire: Fascinating Facts, Trivia and History

16/09/2016 Written by: Washingborough Hall

Every autumn, Lincolnshire Day is a special diary date to inspire everyone with a special connection to the region. This year, it includes a whole host of events in Lincoln, from Lincoln Food Festival to special music and art shows, with Saturday 1st October the all important date for 2016. All very exciting, but how well do you know our great county? This month we thought we would pay tribute to the land of Magna Carta and Dam Busters with our own A to Z of all things Lincolnshire, from lesser known trivia to fantastic facts, feats and things that make the region tick:

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Autumn Treats and Seasonal Events in Lincoln & Lincolnshire

10/10/2016 Written by: Washingborough Hall

The days might be growing darker and cooler, but autumn is a fantastic time for special events in Lincolnshire. Regardless of whether you are looking for something cultured, spooky or spectacular, this is one of the busiest and best times in the social calendar. Here’s our guide to what’s on in Lincoln and the surrounding area as we head for Halloween, Bonfire Night and the festive period :

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A Taste of "Hygge" Lincolnshire Style at Washingborough Hall

01/11/2016 Written by: Dominic Garnett

As the busy Christmas period approaches, did you ever find yourself wishing things were a little slower paced and simpler? For anyone craving a little festive contentment this winter, the Danish concept of “Hygge” might just hold the key. But what exactly does this entail?

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