Tag Archives: Lincolnshire

LIVEBLOG: Lincolnshire Police & Crime Commissioner elections

The 2016 Police & Crime Commissioner election count at the Drill Hall (Photo: Gregor Smith)

The sun is shining bright over Lincoln, which means the end of local election counting and the beginning of the Police and Crime Commissioner count.

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The Nobody People

The Nobody People book cover, written by Richard Daniels.

The Nobody People represents the growing trend of indie authors who are bypassing traditional publishing routes in order to offer the reader an alternative, according to author Richard Daniels.

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Researchers’ hunt for heritage

Lincoln Cathedral hosts one of only four remaining originals of the Magna Carta. In February you can be able to see them all together if you are chosen in a ballot. 
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Researchers at the University of Lincoln have launched a new project to unearth Lincolnshire’s forgotten heritage.

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Lincoln tea room shortlisted for award

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A Lincoln tea room has been shortlisted for a county-wide award based on its food and drink offering.

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Schools should teach students more styles of music

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One music college in Lincoln, Access to Music, believes more should be done by schools across the county, to support young people who wish to progress into the music scene by teaching them more contemporary styles.

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Sausage festival returns this weekend

It is all about the bangers at Lincoln Castle this Saturday. 
Photo: Roger Ward via Flickr

  October 25 sees the Lincolnshire Sausage Festival return for its 12th year running, writes Danielle Hoe.

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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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New Lincolnshire advice service pledges to help students

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Finding advice in a new town can be “very difficult and time consuming” for students, according to the Lincolnshire Advice Network, who have launched a simple new advice service that brings together over 250 organisations.

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Lincolnshire train company disputes low satisfaction figures

One of East Midlands Trains' trains. Photo: Firing up the quattro (via Flickr)

A survey of train passengers published this week revealed that East Midlands Trains, the rail company that operates trains throughout Lincolnshire, has passenger satisfaction rates of just 50 percent.

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Unseen film footage of Lincoln to be made into a film

This new film will showcase unseen footage from the Media Archive for Central England. Photo: Past Lives

Unseen amateur film footage of life in Lincolnshire from the 1930s to the 1970s is going to be made into a film that will become a part of a live cinematic experience at Lincoln’s Performing Arts Centre on Thursday, March 8th.

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