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Council in bid to save Rasen’s green land

Market Rasen council has objected to a plan for a 50-home development in the town, saying they want to retain the land for the community.

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What happened this day in history: January 17

1773 - Captain Cook’s ‘Resolution’ became the first ship to cross the Antarctic Circle.

Lifestyle
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Calls for safer working on farms, as over 1,000 overhead power lines incidents are reported over five years

Northern Powergrid has joined forces with fellow UK electricity network operators and the Energy Networks Association (ENA) to ensure those working in the agricultural industry understand the dangers of working near power lines.

News

Picture special: Tractors roll for annual charity run at Middle Rasen

Almost £900 was raised for Cancer Research UK on Sunday as the annual Middle Rasen tractor road run headed off on its rural route.

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Golf is the world's most boring game, according to a recent survey

Market Rasen Golf Club: Latest ladies and seniors news

The ladies of Market Rasen Golf Club welcomed 2018 with two old favourites – the New Year March and a match between the Snow Queen and Jack Frost.

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What's On

What’s on: January 17 - January 28, 2018

Email dates for inclusion to: dianne.tuckett@jpress.co.uk or call 07803 505588

Whats on
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Rise in West Lindsey flytipping contributes towards £480,000 clean-up costs in Lincolnshire

The shocking cost of clearing up fly-tipping in our area has been revealed - as the number of incidents continues to rise.

Environment
Fire

Fire crew tackles car blaze in Binbrook

A Binbrook fire crew was called out to reports of a vehicle fire yesterday evening (Monday).

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Iceland take a stand against plastic

Iceland announces plastic-free packaging plan

Frozen food retailer Iceland has announced it will become the first major retailer globally to eliminate plastic packaging from all of its own brand products by the end of 2023.

Environment
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Market Rasen races: Richard Johnson to ride in Alan Swinbank memorial race

Champion jump jockey Richard Johnson is targeting a ‘home’ win in a new race at Market Rasen Racecourse’s opening fixture of 2018.

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County firefighters break all records with festive fundraising

Lincolnshire Fire & Rescue are sending their sincere thanks to residents who helped them break all their fundraising records, with more than £30,000 being raised for charity over Christmas.

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Football

Market Rasen Town move within two points of top spot

Market Rasen Town Reserves moved to within a point of the East Lincs Combination Division Three summit on Saturday.

Football
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Market Rasen and Louth RFC sunk by Peterborough barrage

A slow start cost a much-changed Market Rasen and Louth RFC dearly as they fell to a 47-12 home defeat to Peterborough.

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Damaging winds predicted to bring power cuts and travel disruption across the region this week as Met Office issue weather warning

Damaging winds predicted to bring power cuts and travel disruption across the region this week as Met Office issue weather warning

Very strong winds will affect most of England this week with a new yellow weather warning issued by the Met Office today.

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Lincs League.

LINCS LEAGUE: Results

This weekend’s scores...

Football

VIDEO: More than half of workers believe they have caught a bug from a poorly colleague

More than half of UK workers believe they have caught a bug from a poorly colleague, a study found.

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Video: Middle Rasen tractor road run

The annual charity road run in aid of Cancer Research UK headed out from the Nags Head at Middle Rasen.

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Education

Consultation on ‘special educational needs and disabilities’ vision for Lincolnshire

A consultation has been launched on new proposals to address many of the challenges pupils with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) and their families face when trying to access the right education, in the right place at the right time.

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Health

Future doctors in Lincolnshire need you!

Medical students at Lincoln County Hospital and Pilgrim Hospital in Boston are looking for volunteer patients to help them become better doctors by assisting them with their training.

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New diabetic foot clinics helping to prevent amputations in Lincolnshire

New one-stop foot clinics in Lincolnshire are already seeing results, just weeks after being set up to help prevent amputations in people with diabetes.

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