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Lack of publicity blamed for fall in county’s recycling rates

The chairman of Lincolnshire Waste Partnership (LWP) blamed a lack of publicity for the county’s fall in recycling rates.

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Sandbags in the River Rase are yet to be dealt with

A Market Rasen man has expressed his ‘disappointment’ that despite assurances that there was an active investigation, nothing has been done about more than 20 sandbags placed in the River Rase.

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Chance to have your say on waste consultation

Chance to have your say on waste consultation

Residents in Lincolnshire are being encouraged to have their say on a draft consultation released today (Wednesday) which outlines future plans to improve how waste is dealt with in the county.

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Flood alert for River Rase

A flood alert has been placed on in the River Rase and River Ancholme catchment areas this afternoon (Monday, April 2) following the heavy rainfall experienced over the past 12 hours.

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Free family events celebrate Lincolnshire chalk streams

The Lincolnshire Chalk Streams Project is running free events next week, supported by the National Lottery and Lincolnshire County Council.

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East Midlands going green, with 31,000 trees

The Woodland Trust’s last mass distribution of trees for the 2017/18 planting season is well underway.

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Call for Lincolnshire Volunteers to record sightings of Britain’s mammals

Wildlife charity People’s Trust for Endangered Species (PTES) is calling for volunteers to take part in its annual Living with Mammals survey.

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Drop-in event for future of Caistor building

If you are interested in being part of the future of the former Co-op building in Caistor Market Place get along to the town hall tonight (Wednesday) to see how you can get involved.

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Awards celebrate environmentally friendly businesses, communities and schools

The search is on to find Lincolnshire’s most environmentally friendly businesses, communities, farms and schools.

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District is soon to go green as waste collections start

West Lindsey residents are being urged to sign up to make sure they don’t miss out on the new garden waste subscription service.

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New life set for old Caistor building

Local volunteers have begun to work to secure Heritage Lottery funding to bring Caistor’s former Co-op store back into use.

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Study shows people are reluctant to change gas and electricity provider

New research shows that Brits are missing the opportunity to save hundreds of pounds by switching their gas and electricity provider.

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Middle Rasen residents calling on council to fix flooding

A Middle Rasen woman has called on Lincolnshire County Council to take responsibility for a ‘blocked pipe’ which she says causes flooding on a lane residents refer to as ‘Water Road’.

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‘Unsightly’ sandbags ruining River Rase

A Market Rasen man has criticised various organisations for failing to doing anything about more than 20 sandbags being placed in the River Rase, and described their lack of action as ‘a crying shame’.

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Rasen business leads plastic revolution

Plastic is a hot topic at the moment, with reports showing up to 12million tonnes of plastic waste end up in the sea each year.

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Kate captures sensational supermoon shot

All eyes were skyward last week to see the Blue Moon Super Moon - larger and brighter in the sky than a regular full moon - and one Rasen Mail reader captured this stunning shot.

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Help shape and preserve the special landscape of the Wolds

Last chance to have your say on future of Lincolnshire Wolds

There are only a few days remaining to comment on a draft plan regarding the Lincolnshire Wolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB).

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Garden Design Competition to Celebrate Horse Charity’s 50th Anniversary Year

Do you fancy trying your hand at designing a stunning garden? Then why not enter the Bransby Horses 50th Anniversary Garden Design Competition?

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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.

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