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All change as new £1 coin poised to enter circulation – but companies unprepared

It will be all change in Britain on Tuesday when the new £1 coin enters circulation but millions of commuters could be left facing fresh chaos as it emerged 11 out of 18 rail providers had not upgraded their machines and would be unable to accept the new tender.

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Millions of energy customers could roll back bills to 2008 prices

Millions of energy customers could roll back bills to 2008 prices

Millions of Big Six energy customers are still overpaying for their energy but could get their prices back to 2008 rates according to the latest research from consumer watchdog Which?.

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33 is the magic number - the age when Brits think they can afford a house

33 is the magic number - the age when Brits think they can afford a house

The average age when Britons living in rented accommodation think they’ll be able to afford their own house is 33.

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Lincolnshire Co-op is investing �570k in their Market Rasen store. Work will be completed by mid May. EMN-170327-104522001

£570k investment for Rasen store ....and parking limits

Lincolnshire Co-op is investing £570,000 in the town’s food store.

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Product warning

Baby teething necklaces recalled due to choke hazard

Amber necklaces and bracelets, wooden teething rattles and teething clips have been recalled after Trading Standards test results revealed them to be a choking hazard.

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Tesco to cut petrol and diesel prices by 2p ahead of Mother’s Day

Tesco to cut petrol and diesel prices by 2p ahead of Mother’s Day

Tesco is to cut the cost of petrol and diesel by two pence per litre at all of its petrol stations this afternoon, Friday March 24.

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BREAKING: Horncastle’s NatWest branch to close

The Horncastle branch of NatWest bank is set to close in September, it has been revealed today (Thursday).

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The Jo Malone candle, left, with one of the Aldi candle's, right.

Aldi candles selling for big money on eBay after selling out nationwide within hours

A collection of Aldi Mother’s Day candles are being flogged for up to 11 times the retail price on eBay, after being compared to luxury bath and body brand Jo Malone, and selling out in just minutes.

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Lindt recall

Lindt Easter eggs recalled over health risk

Two Easter eggs, made by a popular premium chocolate brand have been recalled after it was revealed that they could pose a health risk to some customers.

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Channel 4 TV casting call for kids from Lincolnshire

Channel 4 TV casting call for kids from Lincolnshire

A popular TV show is looking for children to take part in a new Channel 4 TV series.

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Planning

Goulceby ‘glamping pods’ get green light

A Goulceby pub has been granted permission to site two ‘glamping pods’ and two Arctic huts at the rear of the property, at an ELDC planning meeting last Thursday (March 9).

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Highways has announced they will push for better train services in the county - but the focus is away  from  Rasen. EMN-170130-141957001

County battles to boost Rasen rail services

Lincolnshire County Council has confirmed it is pushing for improvements to be made to rail services in the Market Rasen area - including an end to overcrowded trains.

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The ‘face of Saint Andrews’ sets up support service

A well-known local face is launching a new service offering a lifeline to families, after spending more than 20 years at St Andrew’s Hospice.

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What national insurance is – and where it goes

What national insurance is – and where it goes

A tax called national insurance has become the centre of a row within Britain’s ruling Conservative Party

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Shoppers turning to discount supermarkets to beat the budget

Shoppers turning to discount supermarkets to beat the budget

Shoppers are turning to discount supermarkets more than ever, according to new data.

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Rasen business set to move

One of Market Rasen’s longest established businesses will be moving from the premises it has occupied for the past 50 years.

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Market Rasen market place EMN-170703-143555001

Market Rasen Town Council: try our market for free!

Market Rasen Town Council is inviting new traders to come and try out the town’s weekly markets - completely free of charge.

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VIDEO: Anglian Water warn homes face at least another 24 hours without water in Lincolnshire Wolds

Anglian water was today, Wednesday March 8, still battling to restore mains water supply to around 200 people in Lincolnshire Wolds villages.

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Clintons to pull “disgusting” x-rated birthday card from shops following Twitter complaint

Clintons to pull “disgusting” x-rated birthday card from shops following Twitter complaint

A “disgusting” x-rated birthday card has been removed from all Clintons shops following an online complaint.

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Supermarket confirms nationwide store closures - but Woodhall Spa branch survives

It has been confirmed today (Tuesday) that 36 Budgens stores are facing closure, as the company that bought the stores has gone into administration.

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