Discover Lincolnshire’s curious past

THE A-Z of Curious Lincolnshire, Strange stories of Mysteries, Crimes and Eccentrics, written by Stephen Wade is a new book which is jam packed with examples of folklore, eccentrics, and historical and literary events from days gone by.

All the information in the book is from our glorious Lincolnshire and mentions many interesting and curious stories coming from some of the county’s finest areas which includes Louth, Binbrook and Caistor.

The book also proves as a reminder that Lincolnshire does not just represent farmlands and seaside towns but also contains tales that will stand the test of time.

Deep within the pages of this book lies some interesting people from Louth.

They range from famous poet Alfred Lord Tennyson to a healing man called Johnny O’ the grass who was said to have great healing powers.

l The book is on sale now, priced £9.99 and published by The History Press Ltd.