Down Your Wold project

Written on Thursday 18th June 2015

Welcome to the Down Your Wold project.   A community heritage project hosted by Heritage Lincolnshire and funded by Heritage Lottery Fund and Lincolnshire Wolds Countryside Service.

The heritage of the Lincolnshire Wolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is rich and diverse, but not a lot of it is well understood. In most of the Lincolnshire Wolds heritage assets have developed over multiple periods, Down Your Wold hopes to get people to be able to see these layers within the landscape through discovering and exploring heritage assets in the field and through specialist talks. 

We want you to take part in Down Your Wold. This is a project which gives you the chance to make an important contribution to the understanding and survival of your heritage. In some cases these heritage assets are the last evidence of millennia gone by. 

Down Your Wold is your chance to discover more about the heritage of the villages, landscapes and people who have shaped the Lincolnshire Wolds and in turn been shaped by their surroundings. 

The project aims to get you out into the Lincolnshire Wolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) to learn about this unique landscape through learning to: 

·         Research its history, people and buildings. 

·         Read its features and see how it has changed over the centuries. 

·         Celebrate the local fashions and materials that give the Lincolnshire Wolds their distinctive character. 

Down Your Wold will give you the opportunity to take part in a variety of events that are fun, engaging and educational for all ages. You could: 

The most exciting part is that we want to hear from you, with your suggestions on what you would like to discover and explore about the heritage in your area. 

Whatever your interests might be, Down Your Wold has something for everyone

Down Your Wold has a dedicated project officer who is coordinating this two year HLF funded project under the guidance of a steering group.

Please contact us for more information.  It would be appreciated if you let them know you heard about them through Kay Books website :)

Lincolnshire Wolds Countryside Service 
Navigation Warehouse
Riverhead Road
LN11 0DA

Phone: 01507 609740


This post has 0 comments.

Comment on this post

Fields marked with an asterisk * are required.

Previous Posts...

The Silent War

Our Price: £8.99

Festung Alderney; The German Defences of Alderney

Our Price: £0.00

The Story of Boston

Our Price: £17.99

The German Occupation of the Channel Islands

Our Price: £14.99

Images of Lincolnshire Farming by Alan Stennett

Our Price: £0.00

Echoes of Time: The Guernsey Novels - Book 5

Our Price: £7.99

The Lincolnshire Seaside

Our Price: £12.99

A Century of Golf at Woodhall Spa

Our Price: £5.85

Lincolnshire Villains: Rogues, Rascals and Reprobates

Our Price: £9.99

'Spirituall Concupiscence': John Cotton's English Years, 1584-1633

Our Price: £26.25

Sir Joseph Banks - Rooted in Lincolnshire

Our Price: £15.00

A Lincolnshire Journey

Our Price: £9.99

The Betrayal: The Guernsey Novels - Book 6

Our Price: £7.99

Perry's Official Guide to Guernsey

Our Price: £7.95

Female Occupations: Women’s Employment 1850 - 1950

Our Price: £12.99

Barking Mad: Confessions of a Dog-Sitter

Our Price: £9.99

The History & Archaeology of Jethou

Our Price: £20.00

Guernsey As It Used To Be: A tour of the town in Victorian Times

Our Price: £14.99

Finding Mother: The Guernsey Novels - Book 2

Our Price: £7.99

Pubs in Lincoln: A History - The City's Inns, Public Houses, Beerhouses, Breweries and Maltings

Our Price: £7.50

Bomber Command. The Victoria Cross Raids

Our Price: £14.95

A selection of views in the county of Lincoln

Our Price: £30.00

Swineshead at War

Our Price: £7.99

The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

Our Price: £7.99

Lincolnshire A Dog Walker's Guide.

Our Price: £7.95

Wild Child: Coming home to Nature

Our Price: £16.99

The A-Z of Curious Lincolnshire

Our Price: £9.99

German Tunnels, in Guernsey, Alderney and Sark

Our Price: £15.95

Aircraft made in Lincoln

Our Price: £4.95


Our Price: £3.45

Sylvia Pankhurst - Everything is possible. DVD

Our Price: £20.00

A Short History of Guernsey

Our Price: £9.99

Beautiful Guernsey

Our Price: £2.00

All Things Lincolnshire

Our Price: £25.00

Quiz of the World

Our Price: £16.95

Crimson Skies

Our Price: £3.50

Bonneville – Go or Bust

Our Price: £15.99

Lincolnshire's Farm Animals. A Brief History

Our Price: £8.95

Katherine Swynford

Our Price: £4.95

Nobbut a Yellerbelly

Our Price: £6.99

Dangerous Waters: The Guernsey Novels - Book 1

Our Price: £7.99

British Motorcycle Racing Circuits

Our Price: £15.00

Monk's Road: Lincoln's East End through time.

Our Price: £5.95

Lincolnshire Natives and Others

Our Price: £8.50

Guernsey Green

Our Price: £3.75

Guernsey Retreat: The Guernsey Novels - Book 3

Our Price: £7.99

For Better For Worse

Our Price: £8.95

(Pocket) Guide to Lincolnshire Pub Walks

Our Price: £5.95

Victor Hugo’s St Peter Port

Our Price: £12.99

Lincolnshire Murders

Our Price: £14.99

The Family Divided: The Guernsey Novels - Book 4

Our Price: £7.99

Channel Island Occupation Review No. 40

Our Price: £9.75

Lincolnshire Bells and Bellfounders

Our Price: £50.00

Hanged at Lincoln

Our Price: £12.99

The Military Airfields of Britain, East Midlands

Our Price: £16.99

Tennyson Poems in Lincolnshire Dialect - CD

Our Price: £4.95


Our Price: £8.99

CIOS Review 22: The German Defences - Methodism Occupied

Our Price: £4.50

The Scandal of Nathaniel Thorold

Our Price: £9.50

Lincolnshire Railways (Stennett)

Our Price: £16.99

Frithville to Fricourt – and Back

Our Price: £8.50

Ruskington: As I Remember It

Our Price: £9.99

Boston, Lincolnshire. Historic North Sea port and market town

Our Price: £14.99