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Horncastle man, 21, sentenced for exposing genitals to dog-walker

A 21-year-old university graduate made sexual suggestions to and twice masturbated in front of a 41-year-old woman as she walked her dogs in Horncastle’s Spa Trail, a court has been told.

Hertfordshire Police is looking into the incident

Tractor stolen from Horncastle Cricket Club

Lincolnshire Police are appealing for witnesses after a tractor was stolen overnight on April 25-26.


Don’t forget your prescriptions for the Bank Holiday

With another bank holiday approaching on Monday (May 1), Lincolnshire East Clinical Commissioning Group is reminding patients to order repeat prescriptions in plenty of time.

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Trust in court after patient died having been impaled on hospital equipment, jury hears

A hospital patient died when he fell while in a lifting hoist and was impaled on part of the equipment, a jury heard.

Picture: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire

McDonald’s will roll out its new UK home delivery service this summer

Hold onto your hats fast food lovers - you will soon to be able to have your Big Mac and McFlurry delivered straight to your front door.

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BREAKING: Louth man Shaun Coles (24) jailed for child sex offences

A Louth man who committed a sex offence against a 12 year old girl was today (Wednesday) jailed for 30 months at Lincoln Crown Court.

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Easter fun at Tanglewood in Horncastle

An afternoon of fun was had at Tanglewood Care Home in Horncastle as staff, residents and friends enjoyed an Easter Fair, organised by the activities team.


East Midlands ‘most tolerant’ of migrants but ‘hate EU budget’ according to new report

A new report has claimed that people in the East Midlands are the only English region to be pro-European-immigration, but says that residents ‘hate funding Brussels’.

One third of Brits have sleepless nights worrying about debt

One third of Brits have sleepless nights worrying about debt

A new survey has revealed that 93 per cent of us believe the UK has an issue with arrears, with a quarter of Brits agreeing that debt is now just a part of everyday life.

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Public invited to Lincolnshire East CCG Governing Body Meeting

Patients and the public are invited to the next meeting of NHS Lincolnshire East Clinical Commissioning Group’s Governing Body, which takes place tomorrow (Thursday April 27) in Woodhall Spa.

Police made arrests last week in connection with the controlling of prostitution in the area

Burglars targeted house ‘just 24 hours after the occupant passed away’

Burglars targeted a house in the Fulstow area last night (Monday), just one day after the elderly resident who lived in the house passed away.

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Opposition parties join the battle to become Louth and Horncastle’s next MP

Major political parties are expected to throw their hat in the ring in a bid to become Louth & Horncastle’s next MP in the June general election.

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Wragby widow skydives for local hospice in memory of husband

Julie Swift took the plunge to raise money for St Barnabas Hospice after they cared for her husband at home

Millions of Brits no longer using a pen

Millions of Brits no longer using a pen

Millions of Brits are no longer using a PEN- with a third admitting they barely write anymore, according to new research.

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E4’s Tattoo Fixers looking for ink disasters in Lincolnshire

Do you have an embarrassing tattoo? Well you could be in luck as Channel 4’s Tattoo Fixers are looking for people from Lincolnshire to appear on the show.

Tarot cards at the ready: The Rev Shelley Mayes at her recently opened shop in West Street, Horncastle. Photo: John Aron

New Horncastle shop is really bewitching

It’s amazing what you can buy in Horncastle’s West Street these days.


VIDEO: Typhoons take off on NATO mission

Four RAF Typhoon fighter jets took off from RAF Coningsby earlier today (Monday) to reinforce NATO patrols above the skies of Eastern Europe.

Girls bike stolen from a West Street outbuilding

Girl’s bike stolen from Horncastle outbuilding

Lincolnshire Police have reported that two cycles were stolen from a West Street outbuilding between 5pm on April 11 and 1.45pm on April 12.

Some of the 'Fighting 4 Louth Hospital' campaigners at a previous meeting last month.

Louth hospital campaign meeting this week

A campaign group, which is fighting for the future of Louth County Hospital, is preparing to hold its next meeting this Wednesday (April 26) - and everyone with an interest in the future of healthcare in the town is urged to attend.


Car windows smashed in Horncastle

Lincolnshire Police are appealing for witnesses after car windows were smashed in Accommodation Road over the weekend.

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