News archive from 24 May 2012, page 10

Lincolnshire Sausage Association launches objection against protected status refusal

Lincolnshire Sausage Association launches objection against protected status refusal

It would have meant that the sage sizzler could only be made within the county by local butchers, to a set recipe. But last week, the application for PGI was turned down by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra). The LSA have...

 
Council considers future of The Lawn complex in Lincoln

Council considers future of The Lawn complex in Lincoln

The authority has invited private bids. Businessman Jonathan Pass, who owns the Charlotte House Hotel, has submitted a seven-figure bid and has a multi-million pound vision which includes a conference centre and hotel with a restaurant, bistro and...

 
No extra days will be added to 'crowded' Lincoln Christmas Market

No extra days will be added to 'crowded' Lincoln Christmas Market

About 335,000 people were counted in the upper High Street during the week of the market - around 30,000 more people compared to the last event in 2009. The 2011 market was back after a two-year absence due to snow in 2010 and ran from December 1 to 4...

 

New hopes for future of Birmingham Central Fire Station

BIRMINGHAM'S disused Central Fire Station could be brought back to life as a transport museum or luxury hotel after controversial plans for a 23-storey skyscraper were rejected. A new range of alternative proposals for the listed site at Lancaster...

 

New hopes for future of Birmingham Central Fire Station

BIRMINGHAM'S disused Central Fire Station could be brought back to life as a transport museum or luxury hotel after controversial plans for a 23-storey skyscraper were rejected. A new range of alternative proposals for the listed site at Lancaster...

 
Two men charged over arson attack on speed camera in Lincolnshire

Two men charged over arson attack on speed camera in Lincolnshire

Rowlands faces one charge of arson and another of conspiracy to commit arson. Luty is charged with conspiracy to commit arson and perverting the course of justice. Both men have been bailed to appear at Lincoln Magistrates' Court on June 12.

 
Google CEO Larry Page showcases Project Glass in UK

Google CEO Larry Page showcases Project Glass in UK

Google's futuristic new technology has been causing quite a stir since it was unveiled last month, offering the prospect of augmented reality.Speaking at the Google Zeitgeist event in London yesterday, Page wore a pair of the prototype glasses and...

 
Diablo III is fastest-selling PC game ever

Diablo III is fastest-selling PC game ever

Action role-player Diablo III has become the fastest-selling PC game ever, with the biggest game launch in history for the format. Over 3.5 million copies were sold in the first 24 hours, not including 1.2 million players who got the game 'free' as...

 

Man charged in crane driver murder

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Man charged in crane driver murder

A 25-year-old man arrested in Italy has been charged with murdering a crane driver whose body was found in his burnt-out car in Britain. Arben Lleshi, of Onslow Road, Southampton, was detained in the capital Rome on May 11 in connection with the death...

 

Man charged in crane driver murder

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Eugene Polley, inventor of TV remote control, dies aged 96

Eugene Polley, inventor of TV remote control, dies aged 96

TV fans the world over have the former Zenith engineer to thank for being able to effortlessly switch TV channel while remaining comfy on their sofa. Polley's remote, which was known as the 'flash tuner', first appeared with a Zenith TV in 1955...

 

Man charged in crane driver murder

A 25-year-old man arrested in Italy has been charged with murdering a crane driver whose body was found in his burnt-out car in Britain. Arben Lleshi, of Onslow Road, Southampton, was detained in the capital Rome on May 11 in connection with the death...

 
On the hunt for Yeti DNA

On the hunt for Yeti DNA

By Damian Fantato Oxford University scientists will be examining potential Yeti DNA. Since 1951, when explorers on an Everest expedition returned with pictures of giant footprints, there has been speculation that the Himalayas and areas like the...

 
Willows take blows in

Willows take blows in

The classic comedy Wind In Ihe Willows will be performed by a star-studded cast in Stonesfield. Toad, Mole, Badger and Ratty will be brought to life by the Stonesfield Players at Stonesfield Village Hall. Thirty-one actors of all ages and local rock...

 


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