Discovering Lincolnshire's very own unsung hero of Antarctica



A six-year campaign to get official recognition for one of Lincolnshire's least-known historical heroes has reached fruition. Now the full story of Skegness explorer Jesse Handsley's role as part of Scott of the Antarctic's epic expedition can be told, reports Chris Hall...
The frozen wastes of the Antarctic are a far cry from a quiet corner of the East Lindsey coastline on a sweltering summer day.
But a second ceremony has now been held to officially recognise the role of a little-known Skegness man in the amazing story of Captain Robert Falcon Scott.
Sunday's blessing of a plaque in... read more

 
14 May 2016 in Regional East, Views: 33
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