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Top accolade for manager at Tetford development

The site manager of a new development in Tetford has won a top accolade.

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The junction of the A158 and A153 in Horncastle which  County Council Highways officials have described as one of the                                                 most significant problems to be overcome in the bid for a Coastal Highway

Highway to the coast is on track - and so is a new town bypass

Ambitious plans to create a multi-million pound Coastal Highway in Lincolnshire are on track - and a long-awaited bypass for Horncastle has been described as the most ‘significant part’ of the entire project.

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Lincolnshire crime rates have risen at lower level than national trend

Crime rates in Lincolnshire have risen at a lower level than the national trend, according to the latest independently-produced figures.

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Traffic wardens would be welcome in two town streets. Picture: stock image.

Horncastle residents - ‘We want more traffic wardens’

Usually, they are about as popular a sight as snow in July.

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Connor with nurse Lizzy and his mum Verity at Nottingham Hospital. EMN-180718-131115001

Chance to have your portrait painted and support Horsington man

A local professional artist has come up with a unique way to help a 21-year-old cancer sufferer from Horsington raise money.

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Potholes are being repaired quicker.

Council winning the pothole battle - Coun Richard Davies

Lincolnshire County Council is on course to repair more than 40,000 potholes this year - and surface dress more than 300 miles of roads.

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Lincolnshire Police issue warning over forged bank notes

Police in Horncastle say they received reports of attempts to use forged £50 and £20 notes to pay for goods at Post Offices, stores and possibly public houses and eating establishments in the area.

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Success at Friends of Hagworthingham fete

Success at Friends of Hagworthingham fete

It was smiling faces all round when the the Friends of Hagworthingham held their annual fete at the George Dragon pub in the village.

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Ivan Lintin was critically injured in an incident in which another rider was killed in the Isle of Man on Thursday. EMN-180713-163247001

Lincolnshire motorbike star Ivan Lintin in critical condition

Lincolnshire motorbike star Ivan Lintin was critically injured in an incident in which another rider was killed in the Isle of Man yesterday (Thursday).

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Carol Vorderman attended 75th Anniversary celebrations of ATC,  at RAF Cranwell. Picture: David Dawson. EMN-180713-134505001

Carol Vorderman to ‘tie the knot’ in Woodhall Spa?

Speculation is sweeping Woodhall Spa that TV star Carol Vorderman will get married in the village tomorrow (Saturday).

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Crowders withdraw plans for 500 homes in Horncastle

Controversial plans for the biggest housing development in Horncastle’s history have been withdrawn.

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West Street: Temporary repairs have been carried out but now a full programme of improvements are planned, leading to a closure and concerns about the impact on businesses and residents in the area

Clarity needed over West Street and Langton Hill works

Lincolnshire County Council is expected outline further details of their plans to reduce disruption caused by a major road improvement programme in Horncastle.

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Fabulous 40s Festival was simply ‘best yet’!

‘The best yet!’ That’s how organisers of the fabulous 1940s’ Festival in Woodhall Spa have described this year’s event.

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Mike Woodward captured this image of a Typhoon piloted by Flt Lt Jim Peterson performing a display over RAF Coningsby back in April this year. Picture: MotoAero Photography

Aircraft from BBMF in Coningsby honour centenary of RAF

Aircraft from the Coningsby-based Battle of Britain Memorial Flight (BBMF) were set to take centre stage today (Tuesday) in a series of events to mark the 100th centenary of the RAF.

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Horncastle Town Council demands clarity over planning conditions

Town councillors in Horncastle have written to East Lindsey District Council in a bid to clarify the legal standing of planning conditions.

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The Wong - linked as  a possible site for a community recreation area

Two days left to have your say on future Horncastle recreation area

Youngsters in Horncastle have just two days left to submit their response to a questionnaire which could influence any future sporting and recreational facilities being planned for the town - including a new skate park.

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Horncastle resident warns of ‘accident waiting to happen’ at busy town junction

A Horncastle resident claims someone could be killed at one of the busiest road junctions in the town - because traffic lights are operating incorrectly.

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Everyone had fun in the sun at village fair

Thimbleby’s reputation as one of Lincolnshire’s most popular villages was well and truly endorsed last Sunday as crowds turned out in force for the annual garden fair.

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Students with homemade honey made at Banovallum. EMN-181106-170309001

Why life really is ‘buzzing’ at a very busy Horncastle school

It’s all happening at Banovallum School where students have been busy on a Duke of Edinburgh (DoE) expedition - and setting up their own bee hive!

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Some of the clothes donated by Horncastle's very own super slimmers to raise money for  cancer charity

Horncastle slimmers donate clothes they no longer need

Big-hearted slimmers from Horncastle have raised over £1,750 for charity...by donating the clothes they know they’ll no longer need.

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