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YJA meets Kathryn Hughes

YJA meets Kathryn Hughes

Kathryn Hughes spent twenty years of her academic career researching the Victorians, before realizing that she didn’t know what it felt like to be a Victorian. She knew the facts, the dates and the statistics. She was able to analyse the political uprisings of the Chartists and assess Britain foreign policy, but unsure what it would feel […]

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Life as a Victorian Servant

Life as a Victorian Servant

Horncastle news team visited Normanby Hall in Scunthorpe to find out about the lives of those employed in large houses to serve the families that lived there in Victorian times. With the long working hours and physically tiring jobs, needless to say they were quite happy that it’s no longer a job for young girls […]

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And Action!

And Action!

It’s all go for YJA teams at the moment!

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Fun at the Museum

Fun at the Museum

World War experts, tanks, Victorians and herbal remedies all under one roof at the Museum of Lincolnshire Life.

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Louth goes Victorian

Louth goes Victorian

Children were mesmerised by Punch and Judy show, this and a Hurdy Gurdy really brought an old fashioned atmosphere to the streets.