Category Archives: Stories

Browse our archive of interview features with the people behind Lincoln’s amazing independent hospitality and tourism businesses.

Louth distillery tour and tasting: inside the home of Pin Gin

We took a tour and tasting at Louth Distillery, Lincolnshire's first distillery and the home


Inside the Robin Hood Theatre: a century-old venue run by volunteers

The Robin Hood Theatre in Averham was designed by a vicar and built by a

Crust restaurant, Lincoln: a rare treasure from a fading era

Victor Vella has run the characterful Crust restaurant in Lincoln for more than four decades.


Inside The Greenhouse: a creative new coffee shop in Boston

Lee and Dan are the owners of The Greenhouse, a new dog-friendly coffee shop in

Street art in Lincoln: the stories behind the city’s murals

The artists behind three stunning pieces of street art in Lincoln tell the stories behind


How the New Theatre Royal Lincoln rediscovered its former glory

Natalie Hayes-Cowley, artistic director at the New Theatre Royal Lincoln, tells the story of the

Old King’s Head, Kirton: restoring an old Lincolnshire village inn as a B&B

A look behind the scenes at Heritage Lincolnshire's beautiful restoration of the Old King's Head

T Lounge: how a healthcare support worker created a Lincoln tea room

NHS worker Anne Reeves tells how she opened a new tea room in Lincoln in

How the Blue Room is taking theatre outdoors in Lincoln

The Blue Room in Lincoln is seeking to bring visitors back to the stage with

The Tiny Tavern: how Lincoln’s newest micropub has survived the pandemic

The Tiny Tavern, a new micropub on Lincoln High Street, opened a week before the