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Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue release barbecue safety tips

Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue are calling for county residents to remember top tips before sparking up the barbecue this summer. Community Fire Safety Manager Lee Marsh, said: “Whether you are using a charcoal or gas-fuelled barbecue, the first thing...

today, 18:16 in Regional East

Louth Bowls: Kestrels go clear as rivals falter

Two victories in the Morning Triples League at Louth Indoor Bowls Club saw Kestrels open a two-point gap at the top as their nearest rivals suffered defeats. The leaders just scraped through 10-9 in an excellent game against Matelots who fought back...

today, 14:16 in Sport

Free sessions as top fitness trainers visit Louth leisure centre

Two of the world’s best fitness instructors are coming to Louth’s Meridian Leisure Centre – and you are invited to join them for the ultimate class experience. Les Mills – one of the top brands on the market today – is bringing a free Master Class to...

today, 14:10 in Regional East

Louth Triathlon Club toast success at Doncaster and Skegness

Louth Triathlon Club enjoyed more success as their athletes competing at two separate events on the same day; the Evolve Sprint Triathlon and the Skegness Triathlon. The Evolve Triathlon, held near Doncaster, was the first in a series of three events...

today, 13:35 in Sport

Fraudsters target ‘vulnerable and elderly’ in Louth area

Police have once again received reports of vulnerable and elderly people being targeted by fraudsters impersonating police officers, with the latest attempt taking place in Louth yesterday (Thursday). Elderly members of the public have received calls...

today, 11:43 in Regional East

Northcote Heavy Horse Centre to host medieval tournament event

Northcote Heavy Horse Centre near Spilsby is hosting a charity medieval tournament fundraiser on Bank Holiday Sunday (May 27). The day includes a number of individuals in full medieval attire demonstrating skill at arms, birds of prey, archery, lots...

today, 11:24 in Regional East

Blind archer claims bronze in Andorra

Blind archer Stuart Rodgers enjoyed another podium climb to bolster his chances of shooting for Britain at the World and European Para-Archery Championships. A year after his first visit, Rodgers returned to the mountain region between France and...

today, 10:56 in Sport

Open garden event in Sutton on Sea

Stephanie Lee and John Raby are opening up their beautiful garden at Marigold Cottage in Sutton on Sea this weekend, (May 26-27) to raise funds for the National Gardens Scheme. It will open from 2-5pm on both the Saturday and Sunday. This is a...

today, 10:17 in Regional East

BREAKING: Mablethorpe man dies after Langworth collision

Lincolnshire Police have confirmed that an elderly man from Mablethorpe has died in hospital following a road traffic collision earlier this week. The collision happened on the A158 at Langworth, near the rail crossing, at around 3.30pm on Tuesday...

today, 10:17 in Regional East

Former Louth woman Jane is taking to the skies for charity wing walk

A woman who grew up in Louth will be taking to the skies this Saturday, but instead of sitting comfortably inside a plane - she’ll be standing out on the wing. Jane Mcmanus, (44), who now lives on the Wirral is taking on a charity wing walk at...

yesterday, 17:49 in Regional East

Louth man sentenced after drunken assault on his partner

A Louth man, who came home drunk in the early hours after a night out on his own, slapped his partner’s face during a row between the two. James Gilliatt, 27, of Kenwick Road, admitted assaulting his then-partner by beating when he appeared before...

yesterday, 17:02 in Regional East

Grant funding on offer for children’s activities in Lincolnshire area

The Lincolnshire Community Foundation still has £30,000 to give away to projects in the Lincolnshire area that help young people become active in their communities from the #iwill campaign. Grants of between £1,000 and £5,000 are available and the...

yesterday, 13:41 in Regional East

How police spot a drink driver - even before they’ve stopped your car

Police officers have issued a warning to drink and drug drivers who think they can get away with it: Don’t bother. Despite tip-offs from the public via Crimestoppers, officers still use their skill, intuition and experience to spot drink drivers....

yesterday, 12:00 in Regional East

British Dambuster hero Johnny is back in a Lancaster for emotional flight

According to the privileged few who witnessed it, there was a tear in the eye of a very special passenger when he disembarked the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight’s Lancaster bomber last Thursday. Perhaps that tear was no surprise. Almost 75 years...

yesterday, 10:18 in Regional East

Louth pupils winning designs made into mugs

Artists at Louth Academy have been busy designing their own range of Starbucks-style coffee cups - and the winning designs as voted for by classmates have been made into real life mugs. The project provided an opportunity for students in Year 7 to...

yesterday, 10:18 in Regional East

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