Fracking well in Colorado, USA. Photo: James Wengler via Flickr

Will Lincolnshire start fracking?

  The extraction of shale gas using hydraulic fracturing, commonly known as fracking, has sparked an energy revolution in the United States. Inspired by this success, some politicians and energy companies, including Prime Minister David Cameron, wants to introduce fracking in Britain.

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Opinion: Support our mental health campaign

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This week Lincoln Labour Students launched a campaign, ‘REVISE’, in order to introduce awareness of mental issues, reduce stigma, and improve services for mental health conditions both nationally and on campus, writes Karman Hussain, a member of Lincoln Labour Students.

Lincoln grad raises £300 in Christmas appeal

Lincoln graduate Daniel Baker raised £300 for charity by wearing X-mas jumpers every day of December. Photo: Private

The beginning of January means that Daniel Baker finally can wear something that is not a Christmas jumper. Throughout December he wore a festive sweater every day to raise money for Alzheimers Society and Cancer Research UK in memory of his late grandparents.

Osca – Blood Review


Written by Emma Barnett London based Osca who have just released their first EP are currently flying under the radar, but hopefully not for much longer.

Christmas Cocktails

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Written by Caitlin Lyth and Rebecca Marrow. Learn how to be merry and celebrate the season with this cheeky cocktails.

City Council votes in article 4

Lincoln's West End, a popular residential area. Photo: Luke Pennington via Flickr.

At a meting this week the Executive of Lincoln City Council voted to implement Article 4 in the city.

Join The Linc!


The Linc are always looks for enthusiastic students from The University of Lincoln to join our team of writers. 

Lincoln grad’s advent Christmas jumper challenge

Daniel Baker

When it comes to Christmas jumpers, this Lincoln graduate goes all in.

December Style Update


Harriet Stevenson provides an essential update on this month’s latest trends.

Preview: Improving Imps travel to Kidderminster

Sincil Bank will play host to tonight's FA Cup replay

Lincoln City travel to Kidderminster Harriers on Saturday, 3pm kick-off, knowing that a win would move them to within a point of their opposition in the Conference table. 

University of Lincoln student death is being treated as unexplained

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An 18-year-old University of Lincoln student died in the early hours of this morning.