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Find out what's on at Cogglesford Watermill including . You can also email news and events. If you would like any further information please call us on 01529 413671 during opening hours or the NKDC tourism team on 01529 308102


All events that take place at the Mill are FREE entry unless otherwise stated, however donations are always very welcome.

The mill holds regular milling days on the second Sunday of the month March to December. Watch the mill in operation making stone ground flour. Dates for 2018 are:

9 December - Festive Milling Day!

Visit us during on one of our milling days and get your FREE bag of bran(500g)!

There's plenty of uses for bran including substituting it with flour for baking. It's rich in fibre and protein and has very little fat. ...

Here's some great recipes to get you started -

Christmas Present Trails, Saturday 1 to Friday 21 December

Help Molly the Mill Mouse, Dora the Duck and Charlie the Crane find their lost presents. Each venue has its own family trail - so explore these fascinating places looking for clues before claiming your own Christmas gift.

50p per trail

Festive Milling Day, Sunday 9 December, 12noon to 4pm

The mill will be rumbling into action for the last time this year. Join us for a festive milling day and enjoy a complementary mince pie and glass of sherry. Everything you need to get you in the festive mood!

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To celebrate the 25th anniversary of Lincolnshire’s Heritage Open Days this year, artists Mark Steadman and Graham Elstone have been commissioned to create temporary, accessible artworks inspired by the rich histories of two beautiful heritage mills. Mark Steadman is creating artworks for Cogglesford Watermill, Sleaford, and Graham Elstone will design a site-specific, interactive artwork for Moulton Windmill in South Holland, Spalding.

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North Kesteven District Council is looking for enthusiastic volunteers to join their tourism team.

The tourism team at North Kesteven District Council are looking for new, enthusiastic volunteers to join their team.

Opportunities are available at Cogglesford Watermill, Cranwell Aviation Heritage Museum and Navigation House.

There are no minimum hours required and times are flexible to suit you. Minimum age for all volunteers is 17 years old.

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer, and would like an informal discussion, please contact 01529 308102 or email


When in Sleaford... Arts & Heritage trail

The When in Sleaford... trail features artworks which take their inspiration from Sleaford's rich history. Eighteen bronze roundels, created by artist David Mackie, are sited on walls and in pathways in and around Sleaford, leading you to discover historic buildings, visitor attractions and existing artworks in the town.

Bronze roundel

Pick up a free trail map from Navigation House, The National Centre for Craft and Design, Sleaford Museum or Cogglesford Mill, or visit to download a map. Children's sticker packs are also available to purchase for a small charge.

Call 01529 410 595 for more information.