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Evening of music from talented duo

Belshazzar’s Feast, featuring Paul Sartin and Paul Hutchinson, are set to perform at Lincoln Performing Arts Centre.

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Lincolnshire Chief Constable speaks to reassure public on raising of terror threat level to ‘critical’ and armed police on streets

Chief Constable of Lincolnshire Bill Skelly has spoken to reassure people in the county after the terrorist threat level was raised to ‘critical’ last night, meaning a further attack could be imminent following the Manchester Arena bombing on Monday.

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Events for children during half term

Belton House, a National Trust property near Grantham, is holding half term events.

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Flags lowered at organisations around the county in respect for Manchester bomb victims

The flags were flying at half mast in Lincolnshire yesterday (Tuesday) after Monday night’s horrific bomb attack in Manchester Arena.

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Increase in armed police and military support at key locations and events as terror threat level raised to ‘critical’

Increase in armed police and military support at key locations and events as terror threat level raised to ‘critical’

With the UK terror threat level being raised to ‘critical’, police are continuing to urge residents to be vigilant.

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Jack Harvey on ninth row for dream Indy500 debut

Racing driver Jack Harvey has qualified for the 101st running of the Indianapolis 500 and will start from the ninth row for the world-famous race.

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Sickened by war grave damage

There have been expressions of shock and outrage at news that a headstone on a war grave in Sleaford Cemtery has been vandalised and broken.

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Walking to raise vital funds

Sleaford woman, Margaret Harding, along with family and friends, will be walking a marathon through the district on Saturday in support of people suffering from Motor Neurone Disease (MND).

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New KFC opening at Sleaford

A KFC restaurant looks set to open in Sleaford in the coming months as a national chain launches its recruitment drive for new staff.

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Ruskington bookend mixed week with whitewash wins

Ruskington Bowls Club had a busy week scheduled, but with three of the seven matches cancelled, the club served up two good wins and two losses.

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Skegness cabbie hailed a hero after terror attack in Manchester

A taxi driver from Skegness is being hailed a hero after spending two harrowing hours searching for local lads caught up in the terror attack in Manchester which claimed the lives of 22 people.

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Former Mayor of Sleaford resigns

Former Mayor Garry Titmus handed in his resignation as Town Councillor for the Quarrington Ward on Thursday having served on the authority for six years.

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Chance to get rid of unwanted items

A car boot sale will be held in Ancaster, near Sleaford, this Sunday, May 28.

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Breathless weekend for Tri3 Sleaford Triathlon Club

An action-packed week for Tri3 Sleaford Triathlon Club started with the first of the club’s three aquathon events (swim–run) hosted at Sleaford Leisure Centre.

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Two vehicle collision on A15 causing disruption on A15 at Leasingham

A two vehicle collision has been reported on the A15 this morning (Tuesday) thought to have occurred some time around 7.50am

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Sleaford cadets win third regional athletics title

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There's a big day of cricket in store at Hove

Lincs CCC top their KO Cup group following victory against Northumberland

Lincolnshire County Cricket Club travelled to Jesmond to face Northumberland, knowing that their place in the Unicorns Knockout Trophy quarter-finals was virtually guaranteed, having won all three of their opening group stage matches in convincing style.

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Warning over fake BT ‘WannaCry ransomware’ email

Warning over fake BT ‘WannaCry ransomware’ email

Fraudsters are using the recent WannaCry ransomware attack as a way to get people to click links in a BT-branded phishing email.

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Opereration Tropic will tackle modern slavery and human trafficking in the county

Man in hospital with head injury after incident behind Sleaford pub

Police cordoned off an area at the rear of the Bull and Dog pub in Sleaford in the early hours of this morning (Monday) after reports of an alleged incident.

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