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Scrap man carrying two fridge freezers on his van roof fined over £1,000 for not having proper licence

A Newark area man who was stopped by police at Cranwell with a van so laden with scrap it had two fridge freezers strapped to the roof has been ordered to pay more than £1,000 in fines and costs after admitting not having the proper licence.

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Chris Pettinger, Tesco store manage,r with Jeanette Morley, service manager, and  Paul Marshall. ANL-170315-114234001

Support for beach clean volunteers in Skegness

A Skegness supermarket is helping to keep our beaches clean by supporting the volunteers who go out litter picking.

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VIDEO: Construction begins of new coastal observatory at Chapel Point

Construction of the new North Sea Observatory at Chapel Point has finally begun - just days after another Second World War bomb was found on site.

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Martin Lacey  and Spilsby Fen county councillor Victorian Ayling who are backing  a campaign to fight against diesel vehicle users being penalised. ANL-170703-091319001

Diesel charges will hit Santa’s reindeer from Spilsby area

A Spilsby businessman who delivers Santa’s sleigh and reindeer to events across the country on the run-up to Christmas is backing a petition calling on Prime Minister Theresa May to protect the drivers of diesel vehicles.

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Chapel Point where a bomb was discovered yesterday. ANL-171203-071014001

‘The bang was fierce’: Another bomb found at Chapel Point

Another Second World War bomb has been discovered at the site of the new Coastal Observatory in Chapel Point.

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Lincolnshire Chalk Streams Project launches poetry competition

Are you inspired by the natural world? Then why not enter the Lincolnshire Chalk Streams poetry competition?

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Plans for a new �9.5m luxury holiday village in Ingoldmells have been submitted. Photo: Supplied by Stuart Hardy from a summary document.

£9.5 million luxury holiday village for Skegness - to bring year-round employment

A major £9.5 million project to create a luxury holiday village in Ingoldmells along the coast aims to attract new visitors for generations to come.

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If you spot solidified palm oil on the beach, Skegness Aquarium says please call the council. ANL-170603-105841001

Warning to dog walkers: Solid oil deposits on Skegness beach ‘poisonous’

Skegness Aquarium is warning dog walkers to be vigilant after small amounts of poisonous solidified palm oil has been reported on the beach. A spokesman said: “If you spot it please call the council.

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The plus-size fashion retailer is closing its store in Crawley

CLA: ‘Stronger action needed to combat scourge of fly-tipping’

CLA East is calling for stronger enforcement of legal action to help prevent fly-tipping, which they say is ‘blighting’ the countryside.

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Roadworks on Roman Bank, Skegness. ANL-170103-113049001

More delays on roads around Skegness: ‘But it will be worth it’

Roadworks are driving motorists travelling around Skegness crazy - and, with caravan parks now opening for the season along the coast, delays are set to get worse for at least another month.

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VIDEO: See the baby sharks at Skegness Aquarium

They may only be six inches long, but the first baby sharks born at Skegness Aquarium have proved a masssive attraction during the half-term holidays.

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Video: How Storm Doris greeted the high tide in Skegness

Skegness beach was almost deserted this afternoon as Storm Doris hit the resort ahead of the high tide.

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Gibraltar Point Nature Reserve in Skegness. ANL-170223-112846001

Gibraltar Point near Skegness in property Oscars bid

Skegness’ newest attraction at Gibraltar Point nature reserve is set to go against some of the region’s best projects in the East Midlands in the RICS Awards 2017

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A beach clean is taking place in Skegness tomorrow. ANL-170217-160104001

Be a litter hero in Skegness and protect marine life

An opportunity to enjoy fresh air by the sea and do an important job to protect marine life is taking place in Skegness tomorrow.

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Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust receives £50,000 contribution amidst pollution allegations

Integrated Waste Management (IWM) has agreed to pay £50,000 to the Horncastle-based ‘Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust’ following allegations of pollution in Winteringham.

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Fill up your feeders: it’s time for the RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch 2017

Fill up your feeders: it’s time for the RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch 2017

The RSPB is asking people in our county to watch and count their garden birds this weekend for this year’s Big Garden Birdwatch.

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A �2.5 million pothole fund will benefit local road-users. ANL-170116-142443001

MP welcomes £2.5m fund to repair potholes in Skegness area

A £2.5 million pothole fund that will benefit local road-users has been welcomed by Boston and Skegness MP Matt Warman.

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VIDEO: Skegness safe for now as first Spring tide brings no flooding

It threatened the worst but the first Spring tide in Skegness peaked without flooding.

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VIDEO: Skegness on Red Flood Warning

Skegness is now on Red Flood Warning, according to the Environment Agency.

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VIDEO: Soldiers warn residents on Skegness coast of flood risk

Soldiers and police officers have begun knocking on doors to warn the public of possible flooding early tomorrow morning.

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