Tag Archives: Sam Hewitt

University library collected £8,000 in fines last year, according to new figures

Around £8,000 has been collected by the University of Lincoln library in fines in 2017, according to information obtained by The Linc.

Posted in News, University | Leave a comment

Universities Minister calls for free speech to be ‘actively promoted’ on university campuses

The Minister of State for Universities and Science, Sam Gyimah, has said he will ensure that the Charity Commission’s rules are ‘clear and don’t discourage student unions from hosting controversial speakers’ in a move to protect free speech at universities.

Posted in News, Students' Union | Leave a comment

University professor “opposes” pardoning the suffragettes as UK celebrates 100 years since women got the vote

A history professor at the University of Lincoln opposes calls to pardon the suffragettes, as the UK celebrates a century since women were given the right to vote.

Posted in News | Leave a comment

Lincoln mother and daughter to trek Everest for St Barnabas Hospice

A Lincoln lady and her daughter are raising money in memory of their dad and grandad this March, with a trek to Everest Base Camp.

Posted in Local, News | Leave a comment

University defends academic degrees over claim that graduates receive “paltry returns”

The University of Lincoln have responded to claims made by the chairman of the Education Select Committee that many graduates receive “paltry returns”.

Posted in Local, News | Leave a comment

Late rally as Lincoln City earn stoppage time draw against promotion rivals Swindon Town

A stoppage time equaliser earned Lincoln City a draw against fellow play-off chasers Swindon Town in a frantic game at Sincil Bank.

Posted in Lincoln City, Sport | Leave a comment

LGBT History Month launches on campus

Staff and students are being encouraged to celebrate LGBT History Month from tomorrow as the Brayford campus readies to fly rainbow flags.

Posted in Local, News | Leave a comment

LincSport Talks: Our reporters name their favourite sporting comebacks

It’s been just over a week since the New England Patriots made one of the most outrageous comebacks of recent times, as they came back from 25 points down to beat the Falcolns 34-28. 

Posted in Sport | Comments Off on LincSport Talks: Our reporters name their favourite sporting comebacks

COLUMN: Can Lincoln City maintain their title challenge until the end of the season?

What a time it is to be a Lincoln City supporter. Top of the National League for Christmas, 17 consecutive games unbeaten, and the league’s top scorers and have only tasted defeat once at Sincil Bank this season.

Posted in Lincoln City, Sport, Uncategorized | Comments Off on COLUMN: Can Lincoln City maintain their title challenge until the end of the season?