Europe’s biggest Steampunk festival returns to Lincoln

The weekend of the 12th – 14th saw Europe’s biggest steampunk festival return to Lincoln.

Fresh-ers food tips

Pasta Credit to : Emma Tinson

New Lincoln technical college opens to students

Greestone Centre, as seen under maintenance for Lincoln UTC

Lincoln joined the growing list of cities with a University Technical College (UTC) this week, as the doors of Chad Varah House opened to Lincoln UTC’s first intake of 14 to 19-year-olds on Monday.

Government postpones cuts to Disabled Students’ Allowance

anti-cuts protesters outside the Bishop Grosseteste Students' Union building

Reforms to DSA, which currently supports 61,000 disabled students in higher education, have been postponed until after the next general election. Yet for the 2015/16 academic year, those with disabilities will have to start contributing their own money towards specialised equipment.

Join a sports team at Fresher’s Week Societies Fayre

The Engine Shed, venue to both fairs.

The University of Lincoln’s annual Societies Fayre will take place during Fresher’s Week.

U2: Songs of Innocence Review


Rebecca Gleave plugged in headphones and gave U2′s new, surprise album a listen.

Lincoln grab late winner in Lincolnshire Derby

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In what has to be one of the best Lincolnshire Derby in recents times, Lincoln City won their first game in three securing a 3-2 win over bitter rivals Grimsby. Grimsby came into the game much the better in form with 9 points from their last four games including a 6-1 win and 7-0 against […]

Anxiety and Depression Revealed: Part 1

Depression and anxiety is the most common mental health illness. Photo: Ryan_M651 (via Flickr)

With depression and anxiety being a largely misunderstood issue, The Linc spoke to a sufferer who shares her account of these disorders in Part 1 of this interview.

Lew’s Lemon Cake

lemoncake credit to Lewis Woollard

It’s September, and we can feel winter drawing us in! But never fear, Lewis Woollard helps to cheer us up with this summery, fruity lemon cake recipe to stop those post-summer blues!

New Lincolnshire advice service pledges to help students

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Finding advice in a new town can be “very difficult and time consuming” for students, according to the Lincolnshire Advice Network, who have launched a simple new advice service that brings together over 250 organisations.

Bishop Grosseteste expands degree choices for 2015

Sibthorp library entrance, Bishop Grosseteste University, Lincoln (Photo: Paul Stainthorp)

While building work has been going on at the University of Lincoln’s Brayford Campus, Lincoln’s uphill university, Bishop Grosseteste, has also been working on plans for their expansion. They plan to offer several new undergraduate courses, including Health and Social Care and Psychology, for the 2015/16 academic year.

The perfect Yorkshire Pudding recipe

Credit to Lewis Woollard

Lewis Woollard tells us how to create the perfect addition to your obligatory Sunday Roast.