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First edition Harry Potter book sells for £60k - here’s how to tell if you have one

A rare, first-edition Harry Potter book sold at auction for a record-breaking £60,000 - more than 5,000 times its original £10.99 price tag.

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Roadworks

Delays expected during five days of roadworks on A153 between Sleaford and Ruskington

There are to be five days of roadworks causing disruption on a busy route into Sleaford next month.

Transport
Ant and Dec with with superfan Rebecca Grice (front) and best friend Katie Holmes (back). Photo Shaun Parkes. EMN-170919-130151001

Ant and Dec superfan on X Factor TV break

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Clean bill of health for most North Kesteven eateries. EMN-170919-171433001

Food hygiene in North Kesteven is ahead of national trends

North Kesteven is bucking national trends when it comes to food hygiene and for the fourth year running the district council carried out 100 per cent of its planned inspections, making sure standards are maintained in premises used for food preparation and sales.

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The full list of Ryanair cancellations and what to do if you’re affected

Ryanair have now revealed the full list of cancelled flights for the next six weeks.

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Salvage Hunters are looking for treasures in Lincolnshire - expert Drew Pritchard (right) and his sidekick Tee. EMN-170919-164124001

Hit TV show Salvage Hunters is coming to Lincolnshire looking for treasures

Salvage Hunters, the popular Quest TV and Discovery Channel show, is heading to Lincolnshire to record a special edition of the programme.

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New ITV game show is looking for the country’s worst singers

New ITV game show is looking for the country’s worst singers

A new television game show is aiming to find the country’s worst singers - and giving them the chance to win a major cash prize.

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This £1 coin is the rarest in circulation according to Change Checker. (Photo: Johnston Press)

REVEALED: The rarest £1 coin you must NOT cash in

The value of the rarest £1 coin in circulation is set to soar when it is taken out of circulation next month.

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Product warning

Disney Frozen socks recalled over cancer fears

A line of Disney Frozen socks have been recalled by their manufacturer due to concerns that it may contain a cancer-causing chemical.

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Tesco recalls biscuits due to allergy fears

Tesco recalls biscuits due to allergy fears

Tesco has recalled one of its own brand of biscuits because of allergy fears.

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From left, sisters Kirsty Kershaw and Katie Mace. EMN-170609-164107001

Leadenham Teahouse makes Small Biz list

Leadenham Teahouse, co-owned by sisters Katie Mace (right) and Kirsty Kershaw (left) has been chosen as one of 100 businesses to be showcased on social media in the run up to Small Business Saturday, on Saturday, December 2.

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Mid UK managing director Chris Mountain shows MP Caroline Johnson around the newly kitted out engineering workshops. EMN-171109-182113001

Recycling expansion provides jobs boost

One of the district’s biggest employers is excited about its continued expansion in the recycling industry which has led to skilled jobs created in the design and engineering sector.

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Cheers! Wetherspoon pub in Sleaford features in Good Beer Guide

A Sleaford pub has been acclaimed for the quality of its real ale – by members of the town’s Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) branch.

Lifestyle
Open for business again - The former Store Twenty One shop in Sleaford. EMN-170914-170816001

Store Twenty One reopens in Sleaford just weeks after closure

Staff at Store Twenty One in Sleaford are delighted to have found re-employment just weeks after the troubled discount clothing and homeware chain was forced to close.

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Call of Duty fund to help veterans expands support to the UK

Call of Duty fund to help veterans expands support to the UK

The Call of Duty Endowment, a fund launched off the back of one of the world’s most popular video game franchises, will be supporting UK veterans.

Lifestyle
Firefighters called in to free two people stuck in lift in Ruskington care home

Firefighters called in to free two people stuck in lift in Ruskington care home

Firefighters were called out to free two people trapped in a broken down lift yesterday afternoon (Wednesday).

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Greenwoods menswear and suit hire retailer has gone into administration. Photo: Barry Robinson. ANL-170914-074841001

High street in crisis again as Greenwoods menswear retailer goes into administration

Owners of one of the oldest menswear and suit hire retailers in Skegness has announced the company is going into administration.

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Rachael Hockmeyer and Christian Slingsby (centre) of Hockmeyer Motors receive their Baldwin Trophy award at the Spar Retail Show. EMN-170913-110929001

Sleaford Spar shop scoops top prize at company’s retail show awards

A Sleaford Spar shop has scooped the top award at a gala dinner to round off the Spar Retail Show.

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Beware of fallen trees

Power cuts in Sleaford area as Storm Aileen hits county

Emergency services teams along with Lincolnshire Highways officials have been on standby overnight in readiness for Storm Aileen to hit.

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Moy Park, Anwick. EMN-171209-160226001

US poultry firm takes over Moy Park business in £1 billion buy out

A major Sleaford area employer has been bought out in a £1 billion take over deal billed to create a ‘leading global poultry and prepared foods company’

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