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1000+ school children to take part in Construction Week Taster Events 21 Sep

The 27th, 28th and 29th of September will see the Lincolnshire Showground buzzing with the activities of 'small builders'. The Lincoln Group Training Association, in partnership with The EBP and Construction Industry Training Board is giving over 1,000 local school children the chance to take part in a number of construction challenges ranging from designing a lighthouse to constructing a bridge.

These three days will give year 6 to year 11 students from Lincolnshire schools a taste of the variety of careers available in the construction industry. Students are allocated four activities from the menu of twenty plus on offer, and will be introduced and guided through the events by professionals working in the industry today. They will not only have the opportunity to try out different disciplines, but also the chance to question the activity leaders about how they got into the industry and what it's like on a day-to-day basis!

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The story of the Lincolnshire Food & Gift Fair
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The Lincolnshire Food & Gift Fair is organised by the team at the Lincolnshire Agricultural Society...

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Applications now open for businesses to 'Grow with the Show'!
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Are you a talented young person aged 18 - 35? Have you started a business within the last three years, and are you based in Lincolnshire?

04 Feb
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03 Jan
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Barrie will light up Lincolnshire Food and Gift Fair 2015 with a special appearance from a miniature Coca Cola truck.

13 Nov
Behind the scenes in the Sports Zone
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The Sports Zone, run by Lincolnshire Sport, offers visitors to the Lincolnshire Show the opportunity to take part in a huge variety of sports and activities.

01 Jun
Food & Gift Fair - everything you need to know
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With only a week to go until this year’s Lincolnshire Food and Gift Fair, the Lincolnshire Showground is busy decking its halls and getting in the Christmas spirit, ready to welcome more than 8,000 visitors through its doors.

22 Nov
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With Countryside Lincs just around the corner, we’ve caught up with one of returning sponsors and keen supporters of the event, Western Power Distribution, to find out more about them and what to look out for when visiting their stand at the event.

29 Mar

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We are open for essential meetings & training

Following confirmation from the government that essential meetings can go ahead, our Epic Centre meeting suites remain open for small meetings and training. 

If you can’t visit the venue in person, view our virtual tour here or contact us to book a virtual guided tour here.

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