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Residents worried about return of racecourse

A restoration of the racecourse will cripple Lincoln's traffic flow and parking facilities. Photo: Paolo Camera

Residents in Lincoln’s West End have expressed fear about new Tory MP Karl McCartney’s attempts to force through plans for redevelopment of Lincoln’s racecourse.

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Claim university is “severely lacking” in tackling crime challenged

The university has taken flak for allegedly not doing enough to combat alcohol-related crime in the area. Photo: Shane Croucher

Claims from a local councillor that the University of Lincoln should do more to tackle alcohol and violent crime are being criticised as ‘unfair and ill-informed’.

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Large increase in penalties for anti-social behaviour in Lincoln

Just how many penalties are being issued for anti-social behaviour in Lincoln and how signicant has this risen in the past five years?

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Homeless or helpless?

Lincoln’s only emergency night shelter is busier than ever, but residents have objected to plans to almost double the centre’s capacity. In a period of nationwide hardship, why can’t we relate to the homeless, and where is our compassion?

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Christmas tweets for all!

Simon Burgess is the Lincoln Elf on Twitter.

Festive tradition will take over Castle Square this weekend as the Christmas Market returns, but with a modern twist. The organisers will be updating Twitter with important information for visitors.

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