Sunken stretch of the A153 at Tattershall Bridge to be closed for repairs

The A153 at Donner’s Corner, Tattershall Bridge, will be fully closed from Monday to Sunday next week while the road is resurfaced.

Operation Drive Insured is a national campaign targeting motorists who drive whilst uninsured.

Police mount national operation to tackle uninsured driving in Lincolnshire

Lincolnshire Police is getting behind Operation Drive Insured, the first ever campaign to promote motor insurance enforcement.

Sleaford Market Place.

Remember Poppy Parade car park closures

The Market Place car park in Sleaford will be closed on Sunday, November 13, to allow the annual Remembrance Day Parade to run smoothly.

Road accident

Collision on A17 Sleaford bypass

Police have reported a collision on the A17 Sleaford bypass, causing traffic hold-ups.

William Alvey Primary School, Sleaford. EMN-150416-154537001

School to benefit from CCTV van to deter bad parkers

A new mobile CCTV pilot scheme will help catch those parking illegally or dangerously outside a Sleaford school from January.


County MPs push for funding for spread of ‘Boris Bikes’ and a sustainable transport hub for Skegness

Lincolnshire MPs have sought a commitment from Government ministers to continued investment in the county’s cycle network, as well as pushing for a cycling Hub for Skegness and an expansion of the ‘Boris bike’ cycle hire scheme to North Kesteven and East Lindsey.

Rail transport news.

Rail service disruption predicted during Lincoln Eastern Bypass works

Rail services will be disrupted for around seven months while construction workers on the new Lincoln Eastern Bypass tunnel under the line between Sleaford and Lincoln.


Temporary overnight road closures on section of A17

A section of the A17 between East Heckington and Swineshead Bridge will be closed overnight from tonight (Thursday) for a week of road repairs.

Road accident

UPDATE WEDNESDAY 8.05AM: Sleaford pensioner named as victim of fatal crash near Leasingham

An elderly man who died after a two-car crash on the A153 near Leasingham has been named by police as Kenneth Grief (78), from the Sleaford area.

The railway near Green Lane, Spalding
, where a 28-year-old was fatally struck by a train on Saturday morning.  Photo by Tim Wilson.

UPDATE MONDAY 4.15PM: Woman found near rail line in Spalding is named by police

Police have today named a woman whose body was found near a train track in Spalding on Saturday morning.

Road accident

Collision causes blockage on A153 Ruskington road near Sleaford rugby club

There have been reports on social media of a multiple vehicle collision on the A153 near Sleaford Rugby Club this morning causing congestion.

The Scots Guardsman pulling the Derbyshire Children's Holiday Centre anniversary holiday express to Skegness, passing through Sleaford at midday today. Photo courtesy of John Taylor. EMN-160925-161436001

Children’s centre celebrates 125 years with steam train to Skegness

Steam fans have been treated to a spectacle today (Sunday) as a special anniversary excursion passed through Lincolnshire to Skegness.

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Road accident

Two vehicle collision on A52 at Spanby

There were no casualties from a three-vehicle collision on the A52 at Spanby yesterday evening (Thursday).

Memorial site, Five Houses Lane Wyberton
Communications manager Lincs Road Safety Partnership John Siddle ANL-160705-195248001

New survey asks drivers if they have broken the law

People in Lincolnshire taking part in a new road safety survey are being asked to own up if they have committed a crime.

Virgin trains. Photo: Simon Williams EMN-160802-154207001

Major delays for Grantham rail passengers on East Coast line

Passengers on the East Coast mainline are suffering major delays this evening because of problems with overhead lines between Retford and Newark.

Sleaford train station has had its accreditation under the Secure Stations scheme renewed

Scheme honours four stations

Sleaford, Ruskington, Heckington and Metheringham train stations have been recognised for their safety and security.


UPDATE: Police name 17-year-old killed in hit and run on A1 at Grantham

The teenager killed in a hit and run on the A1 at Grantham on Tuesday has been named.

CallConnect bus. EMN-160318-101301001

Celebrate Lincolnshire Day – travel for a pound!

People are being invited to celebrate Lincolnshire Day by travelling on the bus for a pound.

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UPDATE: Man bailed after 17-year-old is killed in hit and run on A1 at Grantham

A 52-year old-man has been released on police bail pending further investigations after a 17-year-old boy was killed in a hit and run on the A1M at Grantham.

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