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Atkins makes a ‘solid start’ in her ministerial debut

Louth and Horncastle MP, Victoria Atkins, has been praised by several leading political writers after making her ministerial debut at Westminster last week.

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Secretary of State for Defence Gavin Williamson MP in the cockpit of a Typhoon. Photo: John Aron

EXCLUSIVE: Defence Secretary visiting RAF Coningsby today

Secretary of State for Defence Gavin Williamson MP visited RAF Coningsby this afternoon.

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Coningsby residents urged to keep properties secure after ‘suspicious incidents’

Coningsby residents urged to keep properties secure after ‘suspicious incidents’

Lincolnshire Police have urged residents living in the Coningsby area to make sure their properties are secure.

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Video: Fire at Horncastle scrap yard

Horncastle News editor, John Fieldhouse, has captured footage of the ongoing fire at a scrap yard in Horncastle this afternoon (Friday).
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Dozens attend exhibition on plans for new Woodhall Spa homes

Dozens attend exhibition on plans for new Woodhall Spa homes

More than 60 people attended a public exhibition to view McCarthy and Stone’s proposals for new Retirement Living accommodation in Woodhall Spa yesterday (Wednesday).

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George  'Johnny' Johnson is made an MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire) by Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace. (Photo credit: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire).

George ‘Johnny’ Johnson receives MBE from the Queen

Britain’s last surviving Dambuster - Horncastle-born George ‘Johnny’ Johnson - has received his MBE.

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Crime

Attempted break-in at Wragby vets

Horncastle police are appealing for information after an attempted break-in at a Wragby-based vets.

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VIDEO: Fire causes 'extensive damage' at Horncastle joinery

Emergency crews rushed to the scene of a fire at Abbey Joinery in Horncastle this morning (Wednesday, November 1)

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Horncastle news

Councillors to consider ideas to enhance Horncastle

Councillors in Horncastle have produced a raft of suggestions which they believe will enhance the appeal of the town to residents and visitors.

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Work continues at the lake in Stixwould, with the Royal Navy Bomb Disposal Dive Team, Army Bomb Disposal, Lincolnshire Fire & Rescue, EMAS, Environment Agency and Lincolnshire Police on site.

Update - Police find ‘11 boxes’ during Roughton Woods search

Lincolnshire Police have confirmed they have found ‘11 boxes’ in connection with the on-going search of Roughton Moor Woods near Woodhall Spa.

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BAE Systems

BAE Systems to cut almost 2,000 jobs - but no mention of RAF Coningsby

BAE Systems is planning to cut almost 2,000 jobs, it has been revealed.

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Police cordoned off the scene.

Police: ‘Stay away from Roughton Moor Woods’

Lincolnshire Police have urged people to stay away from Roughton Moor Woods near Woodhall Spa following last week’s recovery of mustard gas canisters.

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Police Fire and MOD working hard to ensure the safety of the public in Woodhall Spa. Photo: Lincolnshire Poilice

Royal Navy called in following mustard gas canister discovery

The mystery surrounding the discovery of mustard gas canisters in Woodhall Spa has taken yet another twist..

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Theresa May and Victoria Atkins.

Victoria Atkins MP backs Theresa May - and shrugs off Brexit fears

Louth and Horncastle MP Victoria Atkins has backed under-fire Theresa May and rubbished claims she will be replaced as Prime Minister by Boris Johnson within 12 months.

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Police cordoned off the scene.

Three released on bail over mustard gas canisters

Lincolnshire Police have confirmed that three people arrested in connection with the discovery of mustard gas canisters in woods near Woodhall Spa have been released on bail until October 25.

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Police cordoned off the scene.

Mustard gas canisters in Roughton Woods ‘raise more questions than answers’

The discovery of mustard gas canisters in woodland near Woodhall Spa has ‘raised more questions than answers’ according to a local historian.

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