Author Archives: Adam Allcroft

SU Elections 2016: Candidates splash out

Lincoln SU advice centre (Photo: Gregor Smith)

Nathan Ingram had the most expensive presidential campaign as a number of candidates spent big to try and become ‘student leaders’.

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Lincoln SU apologise for inappropriate tweets

Lincoln SU advice centre (Photo: Gregor Smith)

Lincoln SU have apologised for their social media activity aimed at local MP Karl McCartney. After repeated criticism from McCartney over accusations of bias in the SU election, Lincoln SU used their official Twitter account to say “Zzzzzzzzzz!”.

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Karl McCartney hits out at SU elections

Karl McCartney has slammed the University of Lincoln Students’ Union for perceived bias in its current elections.

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Cathedral Cup: a sneak preview

It’s finally time for the much anticipated Cathedral Cup, where the University of Lincoln mens’ football team will take on their counterparts at Bishop Grosseteste at Sincil Bank tonight (kick off 7:45pm) in their first competitive fixture.

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University football team to stage historic fixture against Bishop Grosseteste

University of Lincoln Men's Football squad, playing football, evidently

The University of Lincoln Men’s Football team are to play Bishop Grosseteste in the first ever Cathedral Cup in February.

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Men’s Football cup match to be replayed

The University of Lincoln’s Men’s Football 2nds have rearranged their cup match against Oxford Brookes 2nds due to the poor facilities presented at the initial fixture.

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Varsity to clash with Hull City match

The annual Varsity Humber Games has been moved to April ‘to make it easier for students to access’ but will instead clash with a home Hull City match.

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Men’s Football Team launch recruitment campaign video

The University of Lincoln Men’s Football Team have launched a campaign video to persuade students to join the society.

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Opinion: Five reasons Karl McCartney won Lincoln

Karl McCartney speaks into various microphones and cameras

Adam Allcroft provides the Linc with the closest thing we’ve ever had to a ‘listicle’, analysing why Karl beat the pundits to stay MP for Lincoln.

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Tributes pour in for rugby coach

Tributes have poured in for Rugby Union coach Michael Beard who died this week after his bike collided with a bus.

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