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Residents face 4 per cent hike in County Council share of tax bills

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Snowdrops and aconites at Haverhome Park by Jan Spooner. EMN-170220-105423001

First signs of spring on its way at Haverholme Park.

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The scene of the crash on the B1188 near Ruskington

Lorry driver rescued by Lincolnshire’s Deputy Police and Crime Commissioner wielding a hammer and fellow motorist using a false leg after Storm Doris wreaks havoc on county roads

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East Midlands Trains resume full service after Storm Doris disruption

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Exhibition honouring artist’s memory

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North Kesteven District Council’s increase to Council Tax bill lowest in the county

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UPDATE: A17 and B1188 reopened following overturned lorries in Storm Doris.

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Lincolnshire County Council offices in Lincoln. Photo: Rob Foulkes EMN-161219-160126001

Lincolnshire County Councillors agree to public consultation on unitary authority

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Walking Football sessions in Sleaford are proving a big success.

On the ball for over 55s sport sessions

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Walking Football sessions in Sleaford are proving a big success.

On the ball for over 55s sport sessions

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Wayne Rooney. Photo: Shutterstock

RUMOUR MILL: Rooney’s China moves hinges on cup final place | Conte signs Chelsea extension | Koeman to splash cash on Oxlade-Chamberlain |Spurs set to move for Isco

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Fiona (right) with part of the championship-winning Icicles team EMN-170216-164625002

Sleaford schoolgirl wins British ice skating crown

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Boston Saturday League: Pointon and Ruskington beaten in Premier

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Sleaford Town blow Cogenhoe away with Millard’s first-half hat-trick

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Wyberton edge out Coningsby to book place in the county cup final

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BOSTON SATURDAY LEAGUE: Round-up

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James Waller-Davies

TV COLUMN: SS-GB, SAS: Rogue Warriors, Has Political Correctness Gone Mad?

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Snowdrops and aconites at Haverhome Park by Jan Spooner. EMN-170220-105423001

First signs of spring on its way at Haverholme Park.

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Azalea watercolour by Muriel Elliott. EMN-170217-095032001

Exhibition honouring artist’s memory

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Walking Football sessions in Sleaford are proving a big success.

On the ball for over 55s sport sessions

Football
Roast monkfish with Puy lentils

RECIPE: Roast monkfish with Puy lentils

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World champion boxer Barry McGuigan was guest at Sleaford and District Lions Club's sportsman's dinner in 1992. EMN-171002-084744001

RECENT NOSTALGIA: boxing champ Barry McGuigan floored the guests with his repartee at Sleaford and District Lions Club

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