Magna Carta lecture in Spilsby

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The Magna Carta is the topic of this year’s Winter Franklin Lecture in Spilsby on Saturday, November 22.

Dean of public engagement at the University of Lincoln, Professor David Sleight wll deliver an illustrated lecture,‘799 years of the Magna Carta,’ looking at the history and background of this seminal document. 2015 sees the 800th anniversary of the signing of the Magna Carta, with Lincoln holding one of the few surviving original copies.

The lecture is taking place at Franklin Hall, Spilsby from 2pm. Admission, £5, includes refreshments.