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Fire and Rescue news.

Static caravan and cars damaged by blaze in Skegness

Skegness fire service have attended a fire at a static caravan - used as an office - which had spread causing damage to five cars.

Marooned car in Skegness.

Oops! Car believed to have been stolen marooned on wall in Skegness

A car, believed to have been stolen, has been left marooned on a wall in Skegness.


Uncertain fate for wildlife site in Burgh le Marsh

An uncertain fate awaits a valuable wildlife site on the edge of Burgh le Marsh.

Fire and Rescue news.

Firefighters tackle grassland blaze in Skegness

Firefighters have been called to grassland on fire in Skegness.

Lincolnshire Police news.

Man charged wth being drunk in charge of a mobility scooter

A man in his 60s is due to appear in court charged with being ‘drunk in charge of a carriage’.

Community News rss

Hundleby WI members with the award they won at Lincolnshire Show.. ANL-160108-144946001

WI blooming after show success

Hundleby WI members are blooming after getting the public vote for their display at Lincolnshire Show.

Lincolnshire County Council offices in Lincoln. EMN-150909-170439001

Still chance to have your say over elected mayor for Lincolnshire

There is still time to have your say on proposals for a Greater Lincolnshire elected mayor and devolution of powers from central Government.

Bins being collected.

East Lindsey residents could have to pay £60 to collect green waste

East Lindsey residents are being asked for their views on proposed changes to the green waste collection service operated by ELDC – with one option involving a potential charge of around £60 per year.

Road closed.

Appeal for coucils to think about farmers over road works

Road authorities are being asked to consider their ongoing programme of road works so not to adversely impact on harvest time.

Marc Jones, Police and Crime Commissioner for Lincolnshire.

New blue-light collaboration between Lincolnshire emergency services backed by police chief

Marc Jones, Lincolnshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner, has today (Tuesday) given his backing for emergency services in Lincolnshire to work more closely together.

Announcements rss

Parnham Christine And David : Golden anniversary

Published in the Skegness Standard on 12 November 2013

: Obituary

Published in the Skegness Standard on 06 November 2013

Anthony (Hicky) : Memorial

Published in the Skegness Standard on 06 November 2013

Don Wright : Memorial

Published in the Skegness Standard on 06 November 2013

Pets & Animals rss

Australian Wood Duck on the River Bain, Horncastle, Lincolnshire EMN-160824-132703001

Ay up me duck! Rare Aussie bird spotted in Horncastle video

Bird-lovers could be going quackers and flocking to Horncastle to grab a sight of a rare duck


American Pitbull terriers are among the breeds banned under the 1991 Act. Credit: Shutterstock

RSPCA calls for urgent changes to ‘flawed’ Dangerous Dogs Act

The RSPCA has today released a damning report on the “ineffective” Dangerous Dogs Act and called on urgent reform to a law which indiscriminately targets family pets.


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