In the year 2020 the Banks Society will be commemorating the bi-centennial of the death of Sir Joseph: a small team are already looking at ways to mark this auspicious occasion – the team are in contact with many other organisations who have an interest in Sir Joseph with a view to collaborative events.  News of these events and progress on developments for 2020 will be posted on the Future Events & News Page of this website.


If you have any suggestions or comments to make regarding 2020, please contact the Society’s Vice Chairman Jean Shaftoe in the first instance, as she is heading up the events planning team.  Jean’s direct email is   or of course enquiries can be made via the Banks Centre in Bridge Street, Horncastle.