March 26, 2020 9.10 pm This story is over 50 months old

Lincoln Cathedral turns blue as Lincolnshire pays tribute to NHS

Big love for the NHS tonight

By Local Democracy Reporter

Lincolnshire saluted the work of our NHS during the coronavirus pandemic this evening.

Lincoln’s iconic cathedral lit up in the blue colours of the health service, while the public created a chorus of applause from their homes and streets to honour key workers.

People watch on and cheer as Lincoln Cathedral lights up blue for the NHS. Photo: Steve Smailes for The Lincolnite

The decision was made by the cathedral in an announcement on Monday, March 23 to demonstrate the solidarity of the nation during these tough times.

This occurred while the general public ‘clapped for our carers’ from doorsteps and balconies, following a viral trend that had been shared on social media.

Thank you NHS! Photo: Steve Smailes for The Lincolnite