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Commuters will be using this temporary footbridge assembled to span the tracks at Sleaford railway station

Work to create a temporary footbridge to cross the tracks at Sleaford railway station is all but complete.

Transport
Grantham Road car park. EMN-170626-173828001

Extended early opening at Grantham Road Car Park

A long-stay car park in Sleaford is opening for longer to make it easier for people catching early trains and wanting to get ahead at work.

Politics
60103 the Flying Scotsman seen passing through Burton Pedwardine en route to London Kings Cross with a charter train from Scarborough on Saturday, taken by Stewart Wilson. EMN-170626-115234001

VIDEO: Flying Scotsman steams through Sleaford area

Lots of people positioned themselves at points along the line to catch a glimpse of the historic Flying Scotsman as it steamed through the Sleaford area on Saturday.

Transport
Colin Self in the long grass at the A17 junction with Boston Road, Heckington which he claims obscured his view, leading to a potentially serious crash. EMN-170619-141229001

Drivers put at risk by grass cutting policy - claim

A Heckington motorist fears county council cost cutting by reducing the amount of roadside grass verges it cuts and the frequency per year could have contributed to a potentially serious crash.

Transport
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Motorcyclist in collision with car blocks A15

The A15 between Sleaford and Lincoln was blocked on Saturday morning after a collision involving a motorcyclist and a car.

Transport
UPDATE: Times for Flying Scotsman passing through Lincolnshire tomorrow (Saturday) have changed

UPDATE: Times for Flying Scotsman passing through Lincolnshire tomorrow (Saturday) have changed

The rail tour operators behind a train pulled by the legendary Flying Scotsman have announced an amended timetable for those interested in seeing it as it passes through the Sleaford area.

Transport
The Flying Scotsman passing through Market Rasen. EMN-170616-103432001

Flying Scotsman to pass through Sleaford, Ruskington and Metheringham

The famous Flying Scotsman locomotive will be passing through Metheringham, Ruskington and Sleaford on Saturday, June 24.

Transport
Lincolnshire tractor driver faces jail for seriously injuring woman in collision

Lincolnshire tractor driver faces jail for seriously injuring woman in collision

A tractor driver was today (Wednesday) warned he faces jail after admitting a dangerous driving charge when he appeared before Lincoln Crown Court.

Crime
Unveiling their new footbridge mosaic at Sleaford rail station. Children from Ancaster School's Class Jamaica with, from left - Clive Yates of East Midlands Trains, local artist Louise Hill, Community Rail Partnership Officer Kay Robinson and Sustrans Schools Officer Jon Moody. EMN-170613-170218001

School children give mosaic makeover to Sleaford rail station

Artistic pupils from Ancaster Primary School have brightened up Sleaford railway station’s footbridge.

Transport
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A17 closed after motorcycle crash between Sleaford and Heckington

A male motorcyclist was airlifted to hospital with serious injuries following a crash yesterday (Sunday) that blocked the A17 between Heckington and Sleaford.

Transport
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Police appeal after schoolgirl (12) injured in collision with car on The Drove in Sleaford

Police are appealing for witnesses after a collision on Monday morning between a car and a school girl.

Transport
Driver training school up for sale

Driver training school up for sale

The former North Kyme Primary School has been up for sale this last month after it closed as a driver training centre for the Lincolnshire Road Safety Partnership.

News
Are you unknowingly breaking the law on the road?

Are you unknowingly breaking the law on the road?

One in four motorists admit to regularly ‘taking risks’ on the road, a study has found.

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UPDATE: Road re-opened after collision between car and motorcycle blocked A17 at East Heckington

A collision between a motorcycle and a car caused tail backs in both directions on the A17 at East Heckington this morning (Thursday).

Transport
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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

Transport
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One casualty freed by firefighters after collision on A52 Horbling

Three fire crews attended a two vehicle collision on the A52 at Horbling on Saturday morning.

Transport
The new Scenic Rail Britain website features Poacher Line through Ancaster, Sleaford and Heckington. EMN-170516-174004001

Lincolnshire community rail group helps to launch national campaign promoting scenic and sustainable tourism by rail

A Lincolnshire-based community rail group – the Poacher Line Community Rail Partnership – is today (Wednesday) helping to launch a nationwide campaign to encourage people to explore scenic parts of Britain by rail.

Transport
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Road collision on A17 Sleaford bypass

We are receiving reports of a minor crash causing traffic delays on the A17 Sleaford bypass approaching Holdingham roundabout on the dual carriageway from Boston.

Transport
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Man freed by firefighters from car crash in Boothby Graffoe

Emergency services were called to a collision on Broughton Lane in Boothby Graffoe yesterday evening (Wednesday).

Transport
A plaque to Private George Freeston who died aged 19 in the First World War. EMN-170428-121124001

Village street names in honour of heroes

A parish council which began a tradition of naming new roads after fallen heroes listed on its war memorial is to add information plaques.

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