Bastions in the Air - Calendar of Events 2018

As part of a year long programme of celebration and commemoration there will be a whole host of events around the county with a travelling display and exhibitions.

Various dates and locations are detailed below please check with the varius venues for opening times

The Heroes of the Airfields travelling exhibition examines the air threat to the United Kingdom in the First World War and the British response, focusing on the contribution made to the nation's defence by Lincolnshire airmen.

The Heroines of the Home Front exhibition examines the different ways women contributed to the war effort during 1914-18, and focuses on changes in their social status before, during and after this period.


18 November 2017
Time 11:00 – 14:00
  Heroes - Discovery Day
  Waters Edge

06 to 29 January 2018
  Heroes of the Airfields
  Gainsborough Heritage Centre
 
20 January 2018  
  Discovery Day
  Gainsborough Heritage Centre
 
01 February 2018 to 09 March 2018
  Heroines of the Home Front
  Gainsborough Heritage Centre
 

06 February 2018 to 01 March 2018
  Heroes of the Airfields
  Ayscoughfee Hall. Spalding
 T: 01775 764555
 
05 March 2018 to 19 March 2018
  Heroes of the Airfields
  Louth Golf Club
 
 
03 April 2018 to 02 May 2018
  Heroes of the Airfields
  Boston Guildhall
 
05 April 2018
  Bastion in the Air Launch
  RAF Scampton
 
 
06 April 2018 to 24 August 2018
  Bastion in the Air Public Exhibition
  RAF Scampton
 
 
10 April 2018 to 28 April 2018
  Heroines of the Home Front
  Waters' Edge, Barton-upon-Humber
 
 
 
02 May 2018 to 22 May 2018
  Heroines of the Home Front
  Grantham Museum
 
 
05 May 2018 to 08 May 2018
  Heroes of the Airfields
  Lincoln Castle
 
 
11 May 2018 to 15 May 2018
  Heroes of the Airfields
  St Michael & All Angels, Brookenby
 

 
18 May 2018 to 21 May 2018
  Heroes of the Airfields
  West Lindsey tbc
 
 
25 May 2018
  Bastion in the Air Launch
  The Collection
 
 
26 May 2018 to 09 September 2018
  Bastion in the Air Public Exhibition
  The Collection
 
 
29 May 2018 to 27 June 2018
  Heroines of the Home Front
  Boston Guildhall
 
 
29 June 2018 to 14 July
Heroes of the Airfields
  St Marks Shopping Centre, Lincoln
 

 
07 July 2018 to 10 July 2018
  Heroines of the Home Front
  SKDC -Harlaxton tbc
 
 
13 July 2018 to 21 August 2018
  Heroines of the Home Front
  St Marks Shopping Centre, Lincoln
 
 
23 July 2018 to 28 August 2018
  Heroes of the Airfields
  Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre
 
 
28 August 2018 to 08 October 2018
  Heroines of the Home Front
  Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre
 
 
05 September 2018 to 13 September 2018
  Heroes of the Airfields
  Scampton Airshow
 
 
25 September 2018 to 01 October 2018
  Heroes of the Airfields
  Gravity Fields, Grantham
 
 
29 October 2018 to 20 November 2018
  Travelling Exhibition 
  St Botolph's, Boston Stump
 

 
05 November 2018 to 04 december 2018
  Travelling Exhibition
  Waters' Edge Visitor Centre, Barton-upon-Humber