Tag Archives: Lincolnshire County Council

Early cancer checks “save lives” in Lincolnshire

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Students are being urged to check for signs of cancer by a Lincolnshire cancer prevention charity.

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Lincoln hacker says people should learn to code to protect themselves from cyber crime

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A Lincoln hacker says people should learn to hack and create viruses on their own websites to protect themselves and their websites.

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Campaign to tackle bullying is underway

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Written by Natasha Bourke. This week marks Anti Bullying week across England with the main focus being on empowering children and raising awareness for people who are being bullied. The theme for this year is ‘Make a noise about bullying’.

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Have your say on Lincolnshire libraries

Lincolnshire County Council invites the public to have their say on the future of 30 libraries in the county. Photo: Åsmund Løvdal

  The County Council is opening a second round of consultations on the future of public libraries.

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Votes passed to slash library services

A demonstration earlier this year to 'save Lincolnshire libraries'. Photo: Chris Gray

Written by Angeline McCall. After months of debate, Lincolnshire County Council members have voted to cut library services. The county reported that the change is needed to make £1.7 million government savings.

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Schools losing their religion

Religious Education is among the worst taught subjects taught at schools like pictured above. Photo: Jonathan Ah Kit (via Flickr)

Written by Luke Thompson. Religious education is one of the worst taught subjects in Lincoln schools, according to a public body.

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Lincoln public show support for Save Lincolnshire Libraries

A demonstration earlier this year to 'save Lincolnshire libraries'. Photo: Chris Gray

The “Save Lincolnshire Libraries” group today handed over a petition of 23,000 signatures in protest against the cut in Lincolnshire library services. A council representative is handed the petition. Photo: Chris Gray In a short ceremony outside the County Council offices, protestors gathered to show their support as the signatures were passed to a council representative.

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In pictures: Flooding in Lincoln

The flooding caused problems for vehicles driving along the Brayford Waterfront. Photo: David Wriglesworth

Lincolnshire County Council has sent out a warning following the risk of flooding. David Wriglesworth reports.

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Conference to highlight benefits of renewable energy

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A renewable energy conference to be held in Lincoln has sparked a debate between Lincoln Greenpeace and Lincolnshire politicians. Aaron Faunch reports.

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Snowbody panic: Lincoln prepares for snowy conditions

The snow has fallen in Lincoln but there is no need to worry as the university and the county are fully prepared for the winter conditions.

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