The Collection

1 Danes Terrace, Lincoln, LN2 1LP

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Poets Laureate Lincolnshire Landscape


Over the past six months four community groups have been working on a suite of artistic responses to Magna Carta and the commissioned poems of Carol Ann Duffy, Gillian Clarke and lmtiaz Dharker. You are invited to join us as the various elements of the project come together for the first time. Recently appointed Lincolnshire Young Poet Laureate, Peter Latimer, will also be reading ‘Divide’, a poem inspired by Human Rights.

Louth Mindfulness Group worked with felt artist Robyn Smith on the creation of a 1m square banner that represents. since illness. their lives.

Boston Lithuanian Community groups have worked with Blueprint Film on the creation of a radio play series.
Boston Police Cadets have been working with musician Liz Lenten on the creation of two songs. Lithuanian Folklore group Saduto will also be performing.

Lincoln Christs Hospital School also worked with Liz Lenten to compose 4 songs. The group of 20, 14 year
olds met up over the summer exploring the journey of Magna Carta from 1215 to 2015.

Group members talk, perform, playback and exhibit their work for the first time.