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A decade of dining at Bishop Norton

A decade of dining was celebrated at Bishop Norton Village Hall recently.

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James Waller-Davies

TV COLUMN: The ethics of live news coverage are complex

Our television columnist James Waller-Davies gives his thoughts on the television coverage which surrounded the tragic bombing in Manchester earlier this week.

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ELECTION 2017: Lib Dem manifesto – who is it for exactly?

ELECTION 2017: Lib Dem manifesto – who is it for exactly?

The 2015 general election left the Liberal Democrats on a precipice. The party was reduced to just eight MPs, a much shrunken local government base, and had been dethroned from its traditional position as the third party of British politics.

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Musings of the Borrowdale Hermit at Wickenby

Meet a true English eccentric, the self-styled Professor of Adventure at the Broadbent Theatre in Wickenby this week, in a one man show celebrating his unique outlook on life , his philosophy and his continuing quest for freedom.

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Baron welcomed to Wragby

Wragby Methodist Church helpers and visitors also welcome the beekeeper Baron during the open weekend held as part of the West Lindsey Churches Festival.

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Missing: Sharon Simpson.

Police ‘very concerned’ for Louth woman who has been missing for almost a week

Lincolnshire Police are appealing for help in tracing a missing Louth woman, who has not had contact with her family since Saturday (May 20).

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Dirty Dancing Tour is stopping off at Grimsby.

REVIEW: Dirty Dancing: The Classic Story on Stage at Grimsby Auditorium

The cast and crew delivered everything the audience could wish for and more in Grimsby Auditorium’s highest grossing show of all time.

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Ant and Dec super-fan from Sleaford gets surprise visit from her idols

An Ant and Dec super-fan from Sleaford has described the ‘incredible’ and ‘surreal’ moment she met her idols.

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Steampunk to Scouting at Binbrook WI event

Binbrook WI held a successful showcase event, with a mix of crafters, artists, writers and hobbyists taking part.

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Are you unknowingly breaking the law on the road?

Are you unknowingly breaking the law on the road?

One in four motorists admit to regularly ‘taking risks’ on the road, a study has found.

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Church listing

Services in the area from Sunday, May 28

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Rain

Weather warning for heavy rain issued for Lincolnshire as county heats up this weekend

The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for heavy rain for Lincolnshire this weekend.

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Jim Gillespie.

Gillespie retains Midlands athletics title

Jim Gillespie retained his Midlands Throws Pentathlon title at Derby despite some stiff opposition.

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(left to right) Axiom Housing Association Chief Executive, Alan Lewin, and Longhurst Group Chief Executive, Julie Doyle.

Longhurst Group and Axiom Housing Association announce exciting new partnership

Two housing associations that own and manage thousands of homes across Lincolnshire have come together to form an exciting new partnership.

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ELECTION 2017: Fact Check - if 30% more people under 25 vote, could the Conservatives lose the election?

ELECTION 2017: Fact Check - if 30% more people under 25 vote, could the Conservatives lose the election?

An article on The Independent is being widely shared on social media suggesting that a 30% increase in turnout among 18 to 24-year-olds would make the election of a majority Conservative government on June 8 rather unlikely. It followed a tweet by Alan Firth, a linguist at Newcastle University, commenting on an article by the vice president of the National Union of Students, Shelly Asquith. When contacted by The Conversation, Firth said that the calculations made in The Independent article reflected his own.

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Greater Manchester Police warn of fraudulent online fundraising pages following bombing

Greater Manchester Police warn of fraudulent online fundraising pages following bombing

In the wake of Monday‘s terrorist attack, Greater Manchester Police (GMP) is warning people to be cautious of online fundraising pages.

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‘Something for whole family’ at Rasen’s bric-a-brac day

Market Rasen Town Council’s next big event could be the chance for you to make a profit from your spring clean!

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Anglian Water

Anglian Water: ‘Keep cool and carry on - using water wisely’

With a bank holiday scorcher in store, Anglian Water has come up with some top tips for using water wisely while still having fun in the sun this weekend - while adding that a hosepipe ban is ‘not on the cards’ for our area this summer.

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Kick-off for Caistor Walking Football Club

A new sports group in Caistor is hoping to inject a buzz into the regime of retirement.

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St Barnabas skydive

Take to the sky for St Barnabas birthday

St Barnabas Hospice is looking for 35 people to take the ultimate leap to help them celebrate their 35th birthday.

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