What happened this day in history: June 20

1756 - A British garrison was imprisoned in the Black Hole of Calcutta.

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Nostalgia: Things that go bump in the night

Youngsters from New York Primary School were waiting to see if things went bump in the night at their Spooks’ Disco.


EA pleased with crackdown during river course fishing close season

River coarse fishing is back in full swing following a three-month close season from March 15 to June 15.

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Research reveals edible plants which could be in your garden

Home grown garden plants such as sunflowers, carnations and forget-me-nots are all safe to eat, according to latest research.

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Nostalgia: Horncastle PTA in tune

Horncastle County Primary School’s

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What happened this day in history: June 13

1625 - King Charles I married Catholic princess Henrietta Maria of France and Navarre, at Canterbury.

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Nostalgia: Horncastle actors ham it up in murder mystery

Regulars who go to the Lions Theatre are used to the high standards produced by Horncastle Theatre Company, but in 1994 were surprised to learn that the cast of the next production, were deliberately

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Leos litter pick in Coningsby

When Coningsby & Tattershall Leos noticed an accumulation of rubbish near the bus stop by the Lions Den, they decided to do something about it in their efforts to make their community a better place.

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Nostalgia: Circus stories at Horncastle Library

Circus stories provided the theme for

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Big Band night at Aviation Centre

Big Band music is coming to the East Kirkby Aviation Centre in an event organised by Woodhall Spa Rotary Club.

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What happened this day in history: June 6

1683 - The first museum opened, in Oxford. Exhibits included a stuffed dodo and visitors were charged by the length of stay.


In Pictures: Young farmers entertain crowds at rally

From sheep shearing to egg throwing - young farmers from the county demonstrated their competitive spirit to entertain the crowds on Saturday.

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Nostalgia: Saddled up and ready to ride

In 1994, a sponsored horse ride took place

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Nostalgia: Marathon men swim for charity

In at the deep end in 1994 were lifeguards

A photo from last year's rally.

Enjoy some family fun at Lincolnshire Young Farmers’ County Rally

Sheep-shearing, egg throwing, a leap-frog race and tug-of-war are just some of the fun things to see at this year’s Lincolnshire Young Farmers’ County Rally.

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What happened this day in history: May 30

1431 - Joan of Arc was burnt at the stake in Rouen, France, as a heretic.

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Nostalgia: Woodhall Spa fair buzzed to the tune of £280

St Peter’s Church Hall in Woodhall Spa was buzzing with activity in 1994 when WI members held their annual fair.

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Nostalgia: Fun quiz competition winners

In 1994, two lucky winners were given

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10 garden laws you might not know you’re breaking

While gardening might seem the most innocent of pursuits, there are a few factors which could land you on the wrong side of the law when it comes to your outdoor space.

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New restaurant is cooking up a tasty treat for Wragby diners

A Wragby business owner

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