Friday, 30 September 2016

Happy Lincolnshire Day

Lincolnshire Day is celebrated every year on October 1st
and marks the anniversary of the Lincolnshire Rising,
a revolt by Catholics against the establishment of the 
Church of England by Henry VIII in 1536.

Lincolnshire home of the Yellowbelly, Lincolnshire Sausage, Lincolnshire Poacher cheese Batemans Brewery, the Red Arrows, Lincoln Cathedral, the Magna Carta, Sir Isaac Newyon, Sir Alfred  Tennyson, Baroness Thatcher, Mathew Flinders, Sir Joseph Banks, Jim Broadbent, Tony Jacklin

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