Gravity Fields festival

Preparations are being made in Grantham for a new week-long festival celebrating science and the arts inspired by Sir Isaac Newton. Events will begin on Friday 21st September.

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Festival organiser: Newton is one of the most important scientists in the world

The director of the Gravity Fields festival says the inspiration for the event is Sir Isaac Newton who is still considered one of the most important scientists in the world. Rosemary Richards believes the town's connections to him could be as important as Shakespeare is for Stratford-upon-Avon.

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