Tag Archives: Lincolnshire County Council

Karen Lee MP reacts as Galliford Try appointed to continue Lincoln Eastern Bypass works

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The company which built the £4.5m pedestrian footbridge over Lincoln High Street level crossing has been appointed to build the eastern bypass after Carillion went into liquidation. Galliford Try has been appointed to oversee the bypass project and arrangements have begun to resume work as soon as possible. Karen Lee MP and Shadow Minister for […]

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Carillion will continue work on the Lincoln Eastern Bypass despite going into liquidation

Lincolnshire County Council has confirmed that Carillion will continue working on the Lincoln Eastern Bypass for the foreseeable future, despite going into liquidation this week.

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‘No link’ between part-night street lighting and crime levels, Lincolnshire Police says

There’s ‘no evidence’ to suggest that Lincolnshire County Council’s street lighting has caused an increase in overnight crime – according to a report by Lincolnshire Police.

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Conservatives win majority in Lincolnshire County Council elections

The Conservatives have gained control of Lincolnshire County Council, after results from the local elections were announced overnight.

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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

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

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

  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

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

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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