Willingham is both a parish and a village about 6 miles south-east of Gainsborough and 11 miles south of Scunthorpe. The parish itself is bordered on the north by Upton parish, on the east by Fillingham parish, to the south by Stow parish. The parish covers just over 2,200 acres.
Willingham village is near the River Till, which passes near the east end of the village. If you are planning a visit:
Take the B1241 trunk road at Lea off of the A156 trunk road south out of Gainsborough and head east about two miles, then follow that road as it turns south for about a mile.