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Steam loco to run to mark RAF centenary

To help mark the centenary of the RAF, the Tornado steam locomotive is set to travel from Lincoln, passing by Sleaford, to London King’s Cross via Sleaford and Peterborough on Tuesday, July 10.

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WATCH VIDEO - Sleaford-born comedienne Jennifer Saunders among top ten East Midlanders immortalised in used train tickets

Sleaford-born Jennifer Saunders is among the portraits by British Artist Ed Chapman, who has recreated a top ten list of greatest ever East Midlanders (as voted for by the public) out of discarded train tickets.

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No way round - the fun fair ride lorry and trailer had no room for maneouvre turning into Sleaford Market Place, causing a traffic jam this morning (Monday). EMN-180618-144609001

Funfair ride holds up traffic through Sleaford town centre

Traffic in Sleaford town centre came to a standstill this morning when a lorry towing a fun fair ride ended up unable to negotiate a tight corner.

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Road closure sign

Road closure finally lifted on busy Sleaford town centre street

Traffic should be back to normal after repairs to an electric cable fault closed a Sleaford town centre street for nearly two days.

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VIDEO: Road closed due to safety concerns for Heckington Mill sails during high winds

Police have closed the road running past Heckington Windmill due to safety concerns in the high winds.
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AA Travel says the collision was first reported at 2pm.

Major traffic delays into Sleaford due to road closure

There is major traffic congestion on Grantham Road heading into Sleaford this morning (Wednesday) due to Westbanks/Watergate being closed to through traffic.

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At last! Potholes on Mareham Lane in Sleaford have finally been filled in by council highways engineers after months of complaints. EMN-180806-134448001

Long-awaited pothole repairs on Sleaford town centre street rubbished by residents

Local councillors and Sleaford residents are not impressed by the job done by highways engineers on potholes that have been waiting for months to be repaired in town.

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At last! Potholes on Mareham Lane in Sleaford have finally been filled in by council highways engineers after months of complaints. EMN-180806-134448001

Potholes filled in on Sleaford town centre street after months of complaints

Sleaford area residents are excited to see a string of large potholes outside a town supermarket have finally been filled in by highways engineers.

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Improvements for rail passengers between Sleaford and Lincoln including those travelling from Metheringham station (pictured). EMN-180706-160006001

Proposed rail improvements for Lincolnshire welcomed

Plans for the future of rail services in the East Midlands have been revealed by the Department for Transport (DfT) - with welcome improvements for passengers using services in the Sleaford, Market Rasen and Skegness areas.

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Roadworks

A52 to undergo resurfacing work at Swaton

Resurfacing works to replace worn out stretches of the A52 at Swaton will start on Thursday.

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Collision on A17 Sleaford bypass - road now clear

Collision on A17 Sleaford bypass - road now clear

Lincolnshire Police report that the road is now clear after an earlier collision on the A17 Sleaford bypass.

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Delays on A17 near Sleaford following crash

Motorists are warned to expect delays on the A17 near Sleaford this morning, Monday, after a car crash.

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Sleaford's A&P Travel celebrate their surprise award win.

Sleaford coach firm is first from county to win at rally

A Sleaford-based coach company has become the first from Lincolnshire to win a top award at the UK Coach Rally.

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Roadworks

Main route through Brant Broughton and Stragglethorpe to undergo resurfacing work

Worn out sections of the High Street through Brant Broughton and Stragglethorpe are set for some much-needed improvements, according to the county council highways department.

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Red Arrows. EMN-181105-180639001

Go to work on a Red Arrow - and maybe visit Lincolnshire to celebrate RAF centenary

It’s not every day you get the chance to sit in a Red Arrow on your way to work – but commuters travelling through Birmingham New Street Station on Wednesday May 16 will be able to do just that.

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Three car collision on A153 at Speedway Corner

Emergency services attended a three-car collision at Speedway Corner, near Ruskington last night (Monday).

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The collision involved a car and motorbike

A17 blocked by two vehicle collision at Beckingham

Emergency services were called to a two vehicle collision on the A17 which blocked the road at Beckingham on Saturday morning.

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Video: Air Ambulance lands in Sleaford after collision between pedestrian and car

The Lincs and Notts Air Ambulance has landed in Sleaford a second time this week after a pedestrian was in collision with a car.
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Highways England: Get your load home in one piece

Highways England has launched a campaign ahead of Bank Holiday Monday to encourage drivers with bulky items to make sure they are properly secure.

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