Lincoln’s £100,000 educational boost

A NEW museum in Lincoln has received a &#163 100,000 donation from Lincolnshire Co-operative Society. The grant will be used for an education section of the building to...

A NEW museum in Lincoln has received a &#163 100,000 donation from Lincolnshire Co-operative Society.
The grant will be used for an education section of the building to be called the ?Lincolnshire Co-operative Education Suite&#039.
Terry Wilmer, society President, said: "We are delighte in this way. Lincolnshire Co-operative works with young people through our Kidz Club and Club 12 to 16 and I&#039m sure that when the new museum opens a number of our events will be run there."
The suite will have views Lincoln Cathedral and contains three education rooms of various sizes as well as storage for educational materials and toilet and cloakroom facilities for visiting groups.
PICTURED: Terry Wilmer (right), presents the cheque to (l-r) Cllrs Bryan Powell and Ric Metcalfe.

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