• May 20, 2022 2:33 am

    Lincoln Beer Festival Returns

    After a hiatus of a couple of years, the ale will be flowing at Lincoln Beer Festival from Thursday 26 May – Saturday 28 May. The team at CAMRA and their army of volunteers are set to turn our hall into an Aladdin’s Cave of delicious beverages, showcasing over 100 real... View Article

  • April 15, 2022 8:43 am

    Brand New Youth Theatre Launches

    The Drill has partnered up with local theatre company Egg Box to launch a brand new youth theatre for the city. This experienced team have previously run youth theatre groups for Lincoln Performing Arts Centre (LPAC), Nottingham Playhouse and Zest Theatre and make a wonderful addition to our vibrant new... View Article

  • April 1, 2022 9:00 am


    On Friday 25 March The Drill rocked to a fantastic line-up of local bands, raising much needed support for the crisis in Ukraine. Craig Morrow, The Drill’s theatre manager, said: “We’ve been talking a lot internally about what The Drill could do to help and we were aware that similar... View Article

  • March 9, 2022 12:00 am

    The Butterfly Club is BACK and on the BBC

    After two years the Butterfly Club returns to Lincoln’s historic Drill Hall.  The popular disco night for those with with learning and physical disabilities has been without a home since the pandemic, but with the venue’s refurbishment and new ownership under Lincoln College Group, this vital opportunity to socialise in... View Article

  • March 8, 2022 10:30 pm

    The Sherlocks Raise The Roof At Opening Night

    The Drill was packed to the rafters on Saturday 26 February, as indie-rockers The Sherlocks played to a sell-out crowd in a special one-off gig celebrated the re-launch of Lincoln’s historic Drill Hall. Supported by Manchester’s The Lottery Winners, and local favourites the Kev Richardson Band and Vigilantes, the event... View Article

  • February 11, 2022 7:51 pm

    Sherlocks and Huey help launch the new Drill

    The revamped Drill Hall, now known as The Drill will open its doors to the general public on Saturday 26th February with an amazing line-up of acts. Owners Lincoln College hope loyal supporters of the venue will join new fans to check out its £1m facelift, courtesy of the Lincoln... View Article

  • October 21, 2021 10:15 pm

    Cast of ‘Aladdin’ make Lincoln’s wishes come true this Christmas at The Drill

    After more than a year of lockdowns and isolations, the cast of this Christmas’s spectacular pantomime ‘Aladdin’ are preparing to bring some much-needed magic to Lincoln! For the past fourteen years, local company Jamie Marcus Productions Ltd have been entertaining the city with their spectacular traditional pantomimes at Lincoln Drill.... View Article

  • October 21, 2021 8:47 pm

    Lincoln College take over The Drill – and the panto’s back!

    Lincoln College Group has taken ownership of Lincoln Drill Hall and plans to reopen it to the public in time for this year’s much-loved panto. Responsibility for the Drill Hall has transferred from the Lincoln Arts Trust to Lincoln College Group (LCG) and LCG is delighted to announce that the... View Article