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Lincoln student petitions to change blood donation rules

Thomas Kohler who is setting up the petition. Photo: Kay Clark

A petition has been set up by a University of Lincoln student to change the rules concerning the eligibility of homosexual and bisexual men donating blood.

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New research suggests flu vaccinations could reduce risk of stroke

An Influenza jab (pictured above) is said to reduce the chances of having a stroke. Photo: U.S Army Corps of Engineers Europe District (via Flickr)

Having the seasonal vaccination against influenza could reduce the risk of stroke in the same flu season by 24%, researchers have found.

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Police warning over Royal Mail scam

Police have warned against a Royal Mail email scam. Photo: Paul Battison

Police are urging people to be wary of emails purporting to be from the Royal Mail after a malicious scam email has been discovered.

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Are sports putting players at risk of long term brain damage?


It’s the 77th minute of Tottenham’s match against Everton, and Everton striker Romelu Lukaku is chasing down a long ball.

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Simpson anticipating tough game

Lincoln place Simpson on 'gardening leave' following poor results. Photo: Paul Battison

Written by Jon Ashby Lincoln City manager Gary Simpson has stressed that Saturday’s opponents Welling will pose a stern test for his Imps side, whilst concerns over recent form were brushed to one side.

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Organised crime gangs target Lincoln clubs

Phones are being targeted in clubs by organised crime gangs. Photo bronskiwantsyou2012 (via Flickr)

Police have made an urgent appeal for information following the theft of five mobile phones at the Moda Warehouse Party on Saturday 19th October.

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LincSport talks

greg dyke

This week LincSport is discussing the Greg Dyke’s committee. The question is, “Has Heather Rabbetts open criticism discredited Greg Dyke’s committee to solve English football?

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Simpson predicts an open game

Gary Simpson has agreed terms on a three year contract at Lincoln City Football Club.

Following back to back draws against Nuneaton and Tamworth, Lincoln City boss Gary Simpson is expecting Saturday’s opponents Aldershot to pose a different kind of threat to what the Imps have recently faced. Simpson ready for open game.

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Lincoln City: Reasons to be hopeful

Lincoln travel to Torquay this weekend.

It has once again been a summer of change for Lincoln City. Seven players have departed from the Imps this summer, while no fewer than ten players have made Sincil Bank the next step in their professional careers. The difference this season to previous seasons however? Hope.

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