Karl McCartney and Lucy Rigby

Lucy Rigby responds to accusations of SU hustings hypocrisy

Lucy Rigby has been accused of not signing a form allowing her to attend an SU hustings, despite criticising Karl McCartney for not doing so either.

Election hustings cancelled as SU sticks to speakers policy

University of Lincoln Students' Union building

A chance for University of Lincoln students to pose questions to the city’s parliamentary candidates has been called off after the Students’ Union refused to make exceptions on its external speakers policy.

Anonymous letters against Article Four are “reprehensible”, say councillors

anonymous Article 4 letter

Anonymous letters distributed in the Carholme area, warning residents of a house price crash if an Article Four direction were implemented, have caused outrage amongst city councillors and permanent residents.

View the solar eclipse without damaging your eyes

A solar eclipse will be visible from Britain on Friday morning.
Photo: Paukrus via Flickr

This Friday we will be able to observe a solar eclipse, but don’t put your eyesight at risk. According to Phil Norton of the Lincoln Astronomical Society, staring at the sun is incredibly dangerous.

Men’s Football prepared to bounce back with cup final

Omar Garcia in action for Lincoln

Last year, the Men’s Football team were the shame of the university. This year, they are the only sports team from the university to go to a cup final.

New scheme to encourage participation in social sport

Social Sport sessions will take place on a Wednesday.

A new scheme aiming to encourage University of Lincoln students to engage in more sport launches on Wednesday.

From Sufferer to Survivor

Brave Cancer Survivor says his diagnosis was the beginning of a new journey for him. Photo: Oliver Samuals

When it comes to unforgettable moments, Oliver Samuals is an expert, as he remembers the August of 2013, and the months that followed, as if they were yesterday. It was the part of his life when time stopped, but his determination and strength never did. Becky Lancashire speaks to him about his epic journey: from sufferer to survivor.

Restaurant Review: Olé Olé

Photo: Victor Bayon, Flickr

Andrew Shaw reviews another restaurant. This time learn about the delights Spanish cuisine Olé Olé at the top of Steep Hill.

BUCS Wednesday: As It Happened


For many, this is the final BUCS match they’ll take part in.

LincSportTalks: Striking problem, who will Hodgson select?

Will captain Wayne Rooney be the focal point of England's attack? Photo: Brent Flanders via Flickr

Roy Hodgson will announce his England side tomorrow for the upcoming European Championships qualifier against Lithuania and friendly versus Italy. 

England’s worst World Cup ever: What went wrong?

Eoin Morgan's first tournament as ODI captain ended in a premature exit. Photo Flickr

Embarrassed, humiliated and eliminated. England exit the Cricket World Cup at the group stage for only the third time in their history, but it is the manner of their departure which leaves such a sour taste in English supporters’ mouths.