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£20k revamp could be on the cards for popular playground

Children could soon by enjoying new equipment at a playground in Horncastle - provided the town council can raise £20,000. The playground - off Coronation Walk - is popular with families. However, at a meeting earlier this month, councillors were told...

today, 06:09 in Regional East

Competition winner Chloe meets Norman

A Bardney schoolgirl met the new telehandler she named as part of a housebuilder’s competition. Chestnut Homes invited pupils at Bardney Church of England and Methodist School to get their thinking caps on and come up with a name for the lifting...

yesterday, 18:55 in Regional East

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? Supported by Adam Frost of BBC Gardeners’ World, the competition is open to all amateur gardeners aged 18...

yesterday, 17:04 in Regional East

CCTV released after theft of bank card in Alford

Police are appealing for help to identify this man following a theft of bank card in the Alford area. Between midnight and 10am on January 13, a purse was stolen from a house party on Parsons Lane, Alford, with bank cards then being used several times...

yesterday, 14:12 in Regional East

Horncastle private hire driver has operator licence revoked

Boston Magistrates’ Court has awarded East Lindsey District Council with £500 in costs after the owner of Bargain Car, a private hire car company in Horncastle, withdrew his appeal against the Council for revoking his private hire vehicle operator’s...

yesterday, 13:14 in Regional East

CCTV released after theft from elderly shopper in Horncastle Tesco

Police in Horncastle are appealing for help in identifying this man and woman as they may be able to assist with an investigation into a theft of a handbag. On Friday January 19, a man and woman have entered the Tesco store on Watermill Road,...

yesterday, 12:48 in Regional East

AUDIO: Warning as woman calls 999 to ask for advice about broken egg

Broken eggs, a dead fox and someone who wanted us to make them breakfast are some of the inappropriate 999 calls our emergency call handlers have taken in the last six months. East Midlands Ambulance Service answer over 2,500 999 calls every day from...

yesterday, 12:13 in Regional East

Future of CCTV scheme could be in jeopardy

The future of East Lindsey’s seven town CCTV partnership is thought to be in jeopardy amid a series of on-going problems. The seven towns - Horncastle Alford, Louth, Mablethorpe/Sutton on Sea, Chapel St Leonards, Ingoldmells and Skegness - have been...

yesterday, 10:33 in Regional East

Teenagers warned by police after town centre incidents

Horncastle Police say they spoken to two individuals after reports of teenagers deliberately running in front of traffic in the town centre. Councillor David Roark raised concerns about the incidents when he spoke at a town council meeting last...

yesterday, 06:31 in Regional East

Housebuilder gives boost to life-saving charity

A life-saving Lincolnshire charity has received a cash boost from housebuilder, Chestnut Homes. The developer has donated £250 to LIVES, a Lincolnshire-based organisation made up of volunteers who are dispatched to medical emergencies and give...

Monday, 14:33 in Regional East

Gates ready to open on a new season at Tattershall Castle

After a quiet couple of months, the medieval majesty of Tattershall Castle will re-open for everyone to see in February. While visitors may have been absent during the winter closure, there has been plenty going on behind the scenes. Some necessary...

Monday, 12:58 in Regional East

Theft of memorial seats in Mareham le Fen

Horncastle Police are investigating the theft of four memorial seats in Mareham le Fen. The seats were taken from the Memorial Lawn between Monday evening (January 15) and Tuesday morning (January 16). These seats were on loan for the use at the...

Monday, 10:28 in Regional East

Police appeal after theft from Horncastle store

Horncastle Police are appealing for help to identify a man who they believe could provide information about a non-payment incident in a town supermarket. A man wearing a blue jacket and red baseball cap used the self-service checkouts at the Co-op...

Monday, 10:04 in Regional East

No Ill Manors as Racecourse are to host Plan B

The Jockey Club Live and Market Rasen Racecourse are proud to announce Plan B as the first artist for the 2018 summer season, headlining on Friday, June 1. Tickets go on sale at 8am this Friday, January 26, at with a...

Monday, 06:45 in Regional East

Horncastle home to new Hunters branch

One of the country’s leading estate agents has opened a new branch in Horncastle, adding to their fast expanding network. Hunters will be based in East Street and it means the company now has nine branches with offices in Lincoln, Louth, Spilsby,...

Monday, 06:45 in Regional East

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