The Last Post: a play about a Lincolnshire family in WW1

http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/media.sirenonline.co.uk/audio/news/drillhallplay.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 4:26 — 4.1MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSThis play taking place at Lincoln Drill Hall and looks at the Beechey family, of which only three out of eight men survived the Great War. Using 300 letters they sent home, the show remembers the courage and sacrifice of a Lincoln family that lost five sons in the…

Armistice Day commemorated in Lincoln

http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/media.sirenonline.co.uk/audio/news/armistice.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 2:34 — 2.3MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSOne hundred years after World War One started, people in Lincoln gathered around the memorial on Lincoln High Street on 11 November 2014 to commemorate the end of it. Two minutes of silence were observed at 11 o’clock by cadets, service personnel, veterans and members of the…