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Ladybird book art exhibition will combine science and art

Ladybird books Credit: ITV Calendar

As part of the festival an exhibition of original artwork used in the iconic Ladybird book series is being put on display at Grantham Museum. Combining science with art the full colour original illustrations will be showcased along with versions enlarged to banner size.

Ladybird book covers enlarged to banner size Credit: ITV Calendar

Festival organisers promote Isaac Newton themed events

A Sir Isaac Newton lookalike has been travelling around Grantham, complete with apple, to promote the upcoming Gravity Fields festival. He has been chatting to members of the public in the shadow of the Sir Isaac Newton statue which dominates the town centre.

Sir Isaac Newton lookalike is watched by Sir Isaac's statue Credit: ITV Calendar

Event organisers have set up a stall giving out free apples to promote the eight day festival which begins on Friday and say they have sensed a buzz around the town as they begin their final preparations.

Event organisers meet members of the public Credit: ITV Calendar
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