Heckington Windmill receives almost £1m lottery grant

Heckington Windmill. Credit: Heckington Windmill Trust

The Heckington Windmill Trust has received a £990,200 grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund.

The money will go towards purchasing and restoring the wider mill site in Heckington, Lincolnshire to turn it into a world visitor attraction.

Ownership of the site by the trust will secure it as a heritage landmark for future generations.