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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.

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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.

Transport

UPDATE: Crossing barriers in Sleaford re-open after being stuck down for over an hour causing traffic chaos at school leaving time

UPDATE: (5.15pm) The Southgate level crossing gates in Sleaford have now been re-opened after being stuck down for nearly one and a half hours due to a fault.

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Armed Police

Enhanced police patrols remain on key commuter stations in county after Parsons Green tube bombing

Sleaford area commuters have been reassured that enhanced patrols will continue during today (Monday) to make them feel safe on railway stations, despite the UK threat level being lowered after two terror suspects were arrested at the weekend.

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UPDATED WITH VIDEO: Live - Panic among commuters as ‘explosion’ leaves ‘many injured’ on London underground

Emergency services were called to a London Underground station after reports of an explosion on a train.

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The A15 close to scene of the collision near Ashby de la Launde. EMN-171209-103746001

Four cyclists injured and driver arrested during endurance event

A man has been arrested and four people hospitalised after a car collided with a group of riders heading towards Sleaford at night during a long distance cycle event.

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Highways Agency reveals list of roads you should avoid during Storm Aileen

Highways Agency reveals list of roads you should avoid during Storm Aileen

Drivers are being urged to take extra care on motorways and major ‘A roads’ tonight and tomorrow morning as Storm Aileen strikes.

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Accident

UPDATE: Driver released under investigation after four cyclists injured in collision on A15 at Ashby de la Launde

Police say they have now released a man they had arrested following a collision which seriously injured four cyclists on the A15 at Ashby de la Launde.

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Road Closed

Four cyclists injured and man arrested after crash on A15 near Sleaford

Four cyclists have been seriously injured in a collision with a VW Scirocco on the A15 at Ashby De La Launde at 2.25am this morning , Sunday September 10.

Transport
Passengers on East Midlands trains should see improvements to their journeys following the ongoing consultation by the Department for Transport.

Plans set to improve train journeys for all

Rail passengers in the Sleaford area can expect to see improvements to their journeys in the near future - with plans for a new franchise holder to take over East Midlands rail.

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The road was shut for some hours

Man killed and 10-year-old son airlifted to hospital after car and double decker bus collide on A15

A man has died in a collision on the A15 at Scampton.

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The main entrance driveway to Sleaford Cemetery. EMN-170831-174532001

Cemetery gates to deter school parents parking

Sleaford Town Councillors are considering spending nearly £4,000 to repair the drive at the main entrance to the town cemetery and install new gates to stop parents using it for picking up children from school.

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Lincolnshire County Highways department is proposing to offer towns and parishes permission to take care of minor roadside maintenance  tasks like weeding and strimming to speed up jobs. EMN-170509-131229001

Parishes’ surprise at offer to sign up to county council self-help scheme to do their own roadside maintenance

Lincolnshire County Council’s Highways Department is turning to parish councils’ goodwill as it struggles to afford day to day roadside maintenance jobs.

Politics
Very slow traffic has been reported following the accident

Air Ambulance called to A17 between Sleaford and Heckington after crash

The Lincs and Notts Air Ambulance has been called to a crash which has closed the A17 Sleaford bypass in both directions this afternoon (Tuesday).

Transport
Police issue further witness appeal over fatal crash at Haceby

Police issue further witness appeal over fatal crash at Haceby

Police are issuing a renewed appeal for witnesses to a fatal crash in which a 47-year-old motorcyclist died.

Transport
Firefighters cut driver out after car crashes into ditch

Firefighters cut driver out after car crashes into ditch

Firefighters had to cut a driver free from a crashed car in a ditch in a little village near Caythorpe last night (Wednesday).

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The crash site near the turning for Leadenham on the A17. Police renew their appeal for witnesses after the death of a woman passenger. EMN-170829-092510001

Mum, 26, killed in bypass smash

A family is believed to have been ripped apart after being caught up in a tragic, three-vehicle smash on the A17 at Leadenham on Friday night, as a 26-year-old woman casualty has since died.

Transport
Very slow traffic has been reported following the accident

Driver arrested in connection with fatal crash on A52 at Haceby

A man has been arrested for leaving the scene of a crash after a male motorcycle rider died from his injuries and a woman is still in hospital after a serious collision on the A52 at Haceby on Monday evening.

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Why drivers could face a ban and a £200 fine for using their phone as a sat nav

Why drivers could face a ban and a £200 fine for using their phone as a sat nav

Thousands of drivers are set to hit the road this weekend to get away for the bank holiday weekend.

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The Flying Scotsman

REVEALED: Timings as world-famous Flying Scotsman to visit Sleaford tomorrow

The world-famous steam engine The Flying Scotsman will return to Sleaford tomorrow, Thursday.

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