Lincolnshire Women who campaigned for Democracy

On 4th October, RHS members and guests were treated to an evening of Art, Literature and Heritage.

The evening started with a ‘meet the artist’ session. Jayne Cooper enlighten everyone with her reasoning behind her work whilst viewing her Art Exhibition called “Rebel Daughters”. After refreshments, Wendy Cadwallader read out her poem which had been inspired by Jayne’s work. 

Chrissie Chapman, then gave an interesting talk on ‘Lincolnshire Women who campaigned for Democracy’ to a packed courtroom.

The Art Exhibition was on show until 27th October.

Hazel Barnard and Chrissie Chapman

Wendy Callwallader reading her poem.


Photographs taken by RHS newest member Adam.

Heritage Open Days

Market Rasen Old Police Station and Magistrates Court was open on Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th September.

Rase Heritage Society and West Wolds U3A  collaborated to provide a pictorial look at the town today and yesterday. There were several photographic slide shows of old photographs, visitors were able to help with identifying some of the people and events.

Local artist Brian Oxborrow painted a heritage photo booth for the event.

Old Police Station and Magistrates Court on Saturday 8th September 2018

The information on Photographers of Market Rasen 1850-1950 can be view by following the links The People – Tradespeople of Market Rasen – Photographers.