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It’s chocks aways for next phase of filming Sleaford area wartime feature film

Sleaford filmmakers at work on their first feature-length production have moved into the next phase of the project after stretching the budget to include a £6,000 piece of kit.

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Ursula Lidbetter, chairman of the Great Lincolnshire Local Enterprise Partnership.

Could you help shape future of visitor sector?

People who work in the visitor economy in Greater Lincolnshire who want to help boost its value in the area are being encouraged to apply to be a member of a new board.

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Local news.

Free tips and tricks for town businesses

Retail businesses in Sleaford can benefit from a free two-hour workshop with tips and tricks to help them increase footfall and custom.

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The fallen tree on the line at Ruskington. EMN-170224-165959001

East Midlands Trains resume full service after Storm Doris disruption

East Midlands Trains has said it is back to running a full service today following disruption caused by Storm Doris yesterday (Thursday).

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Council tax increase

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

Lincolnshire county coucillors today (Friday) agreed to a council tax increase of £44.59 per year for owners of a band D proprerty.

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Police

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

Storm Doris is continuing to cause disruption on roads in the Sleaford area.

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Charlotte Frisby is opening her photographic business as a pop-up shop. EMN-170220-142325001

Third business to open up in Sleaford ‘pop-up shop’ scheme

A photographic business has been selected to be the next business to benefit from North Kesteven’s ‘Pop-up Shop’ initiative in Sleaford.

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Politics

UNITARY AUTHORITY: Leader of West Lindsey District Council

Jeff Summers, Leader of West Lindsey District Council, has given his views on plans for a unitary authority for Lincolnshire.

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Martin Hill

UNITARY AUTHORITY: Council leader explains why referendum ‘now won’t be possible’

Leader of Lincolnshire County Council, Martin Hill, has explained why a poll on transforming local government in Lincolnshire won’t now be possible – although some form of consultation “could still happen”.

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Politics

UNITARY AUTHORITY: Labour calls for ‘end to shambles’

This Friday (February 24) at Lincolnshire County Council, the Labour Party opposition is planning to vote against plans for a unitary authority in Lincolnshire.

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

Lincolnshire’s ‘Super Council’ plans plunged into chaos

Ambitious plans for a new ‘Super Council’ to govern Lincolnshire have been plunged into chaos.

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Al Henderson and Elle Richardson are opening Henderson's Cocoa House. EMN-171002-154743001

Ghost town? Still plenty of spirit - we meet new entrepreneurs keen to open up in Sleaford

There are concerns from some quarters that Sleaford’s high street might be under threat with Argos pulling out of Homebase (while keen to keep a presence in the town).

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Nokia to re-launch the 3310

Nokia to re-launch the 3310

Nokia has announced it will re-launch the world’s most loved mobile phone - the Nokia 3310!

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Celebrate Valentine’s with a FREE Subway at Lincolnshire branches today

Celebrate Valentine’s with a FREE Subway at Lincolnshire branches today

If you’re hungry today and not got a three-course meal dinner-date lined-up tonight, you can head along to Subway and feel the love with a FREE sub.

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Hayley Handford-Brown

Sleaford businesswoman makes jump from retail to wine tourism

Fresh, fruity whites, smooth reds and a sense of adventure have led a Sleaford woman to a new career in wine tourism.

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Four in ten British workers think they will never be able to retire

Four in ten British workers think they will never be able to retire

Four in 10 workers fear they will never be able to retire, according to new research.

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The front cover of Richard's book entitled All Roads Lead East. EMN-170302-172329001

Book follows journey of Sleaford writer

A retired archaeologist from Sleaford has published his first book, All Roads Lead East.

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Resident Evil: The Final Chapter.

FILM REVIEW: Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (15)

“We’re here today to talk about our destiny. We’re here to talk about the end of the world. One way or another, our world is coming to an end. The question is, will we end with it?”

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Fresh vegetable packs recalled by Sainsbury’s over salmonella fears

Fresh vegetable packs recalled by Sainsbury’s over salmonella fears

Supermarket giant Sainsbury’s has recalled seven of its fresh vegetable stir fry products because they may contain salmonella.

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Fire & Rescue news.

Fire crews called to chimney fire in Helpringham and chemical leak at Belton

A fire crew are dealing with a chimney fire reported at a house in Helpringham this afternoon (Wednesday).

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