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Marc Jones.

New Lincolnshire Police and Crime Commissioner to appoint deputy

Newly elected Police and Crime Commissioner for Lincolnshire, Marc Jones has announced his plan to appoint a Deputy.

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Sir Ian McKellen filming Mr Holmes in Hailsham Pavillion EMN-160517-151318001

What happened this week in history

In 1850, the first hippo arrived in Britain.

Fire and Rescue news.

Fire Service issues warning on telephone advertising scam

Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue Service is issuing a warning to businesses not to be taken in by a bogus telephone advertising scam.

Victoria Atkins MP at the Scarecrow Festival in Tetford.

MP joins in the ‘straw poll’ fun at Tetford Scarecrow Festival

Victoria Atkins MP recently joined visitors at the celebrated Scarecrow Festival in Tetford.

Councillor Martin Trollope-Bellew was elected the new Chairman for Lincolnshire County Council on May 20.

New Chairman of Lincolnshire County Council

Councillor Martin Trollope-Bellew has been elected as the new Chairman for Lincolnshire County Council this week.

Announcements rss

: Obituary

Published in the Horncastle News on 06 November 2013

: Obituary

Published in the Horncastle News on 06 November 2013

: Obituary

Published in the Horncastle News on 06 November 2013

Roger Mcnamara : Birthday memorial

Published in the Horncastle News on 06 November 2013

Becks . : Obituary

Published in the Horncastle News on 06 November 2013

Weddings rss

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Jean and Brian Berry surrounded by their family - grandson David Berry, granddaughter Kayleigh Berry and her partner Tom, and son Brian Berry - on their special day EMN-160420-080059001

A ‘Berry’ happy occasion for Horncastle diamond couple

A couple celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary were treated to a special party, complete with cake and singer.

Nostalgia rss

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What happened this week in history

In 1152, Henry II married Eleanor of Aquitaine.

Pam St Clement EMN-160505-113220001

What happened this week in history

In 1811, the first recorded Siamese twins, Chang and Eng Bunker, were born.

Appeal-Home Guard

I’m trying to research the Home Guard of Horncastle & District and would ask anyone with anecdotes and/or old photographs to contact me.

Thorpe Camp is taking part in the Museums at Night event EMN-160205-113826001

Thorpe Camp throws open doors at night

Staff at the Thorpe Camp Visitor Centre near Tattershall Thorpe will be throwing open the doors for a special nighttime event.

Tony McCoy wins his 4000th race, in the 3.10pm at Towcester. EMN-160426-121359001

What happened this week in history

In 1471, Edward IV defeated a Lancastrian Army and killed Edward of Westminster, Prince of Wales at the Battle of Tewkesbury.

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