UPDATE: Missing Lincolnshire man rushed to hospital after being found by police in freezing conditions

A Lincolnshire man who went missing from his home has today been located by police and rushed to hospital for treatment.

Photo Credit: Paul Bagworth

Can you get sued for clearing snow and ice from your paths and driveways? Expert advice

Despite snow falling on most of the region, many residents are still nervous about clearing it for fear of getting punished.

Police news

Police investigating Boston death name victim as Skegness man

Police investigating the death of a man in Boston have named him as Lee Rawle, from Skegness.

Court news

Ex-Horncastle Primary School business manager avoids jail after £21,800 theft

A former business manager at Horncastle Primary School has been handed a suspended prison sentence after pleading guilty to stealing over £21,800 from the school.

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Concern growing for Lincolnshire man missing from home in freezing conditions

Concern is growing for a Lincolnshire man who has not been seen since Sunday and may need medical assistance.
QEGS Alford - Christmas hampers.

Alford pupils give homemade Christmas hampers to the elderly

Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar, Alford, presented homemade Christmas hampers to members of Alford’s Day Centre last week.

household recycling

Calls to recycle right this Christmas

Lincolnshire’s Waste Partnership is asking county residents to take extra care with recycling over the Christmas period to ensure it is not contaminated.

Lincolnshire Police

Lincolnshire Police rated as 'Good' by inspectorate but still 'requires improvement in the way it treats its own staff

Lincolnshire Police has been assessed overall as ‘Good’ in the latest HMICFRS report on police legitimacy published today, Tuesday.

Take extra care on untreated roads

Ice warning issued by Met Office for Tuesday morning as motorists warned to be prepared for big freeze

With temperatures set to plummet well below zero degrees tonight the Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for ice for the evening and tomorrow morning.

Chapel Town Crier Peter Keeffe with Susan Shaw of Chapel St Leonards at the Feed 1000 event for pensioners taking place this week at the Grosvenor House Hotel in Skegness. ANL-171112-185859001

Festive Joy for 1,000 pensioners in Skegness

Christmas has come early for more than 1,000 pensioners who will be tucking into turkey and all the trimmings throughout the week.

Police will name convicted drink-drivers over the festive period. Photo: stock.

“We will name you” - force’s Christmas promise to drink-drivers

Lincolnshire Police has warned convicted drink-drivers that they will be named and shamed ahead of a county-wide campaign over the festive period.

Boston Saturday League.


Dale Atkinson rounds up this week’s action...

Lincoln Crown Court

Skegness man remanded in custody over murder charge

A 39-year-old man accused of murder was today (Monday) remanded in custody following a hearing at Lincoln Crown Court.

A cool looking mini snowman. Taken by the team at Sandilands Golf Club, Sutton-on-Sea.

Formula for building the perfect snowman

In the wake of the heavy snowfall that descended on the UK over the weekend, experts have today (Monday) revealed the formula for building the perfect snowman.

This week's Reader Picture.

READER PICTURE: Changing seasons at Tower Gardens

This photograph of Tower Gardens, in Skegness, with its autumn leaves collecting on the ground, was shared with the Standard by Natalie Barratt.

The latest local sports news.

Skegness United downed in crunch clash with Woodhall Spa

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Snow fell across the region yesterday and more is possible today. Photo: Stephen Pollard

Ice and snow warning further extended across eastern counties by Met Office today

The Met Office is warning there may be more snow on the way in eastern and south Midland areas today and have extended the area and timeframe where it may fall.
Skegness is in the Top 10 destinations for Christmas getaways. Might be a bit too bracing for swimsuits though. ANL-170812-162802001

Skegness in top 10 destinations for Christmas

Skegness is among the best affordable UK destinations for Christmas getaways, according to leading UK travel site!

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