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Egg man won’t be beaten by Sahara challenge

It’s shaping up to be an ‘egg-treme’ challenge in Sahara dessert heat so hot you could fry an egg on a car bonnet.

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Chapel St Leonards beach

Pottery find in Chapel St Leonards points to lost Roman settlement

The discovery of Roman pottery on Chapel St Leonards’ beach near Skegness could point to the site of a lost Roman settlement, experts say.

Arts

VIDEO: 50 Sniffs’ frontman covers ‘Three Lions’ song to support England football team

The frontman of Boston’s comedy rap act 50 Sniffs has recorded a version of ‘Three Lions’ (Footballs Coming Home) to support England as they head into the World Cup Quarter Finals.

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The Safeguard infographic showing the top 'staycation' resorts.

Skegness tops the charts as a ‘staycation’ destination

Skegness has topped a chart looking at which UK holiday destinations are best for a so-called ‘staycation’.

Lifestyle
Codie-Lei with his dad Grant on their way down to the film set in London. Image supplied.

Boston boy lands top role in Will Ferrell’s new comedy Holmes and Watson

Landing a role in a Hollywood film is something most actors can only dream of - but a Boston boy has done just that - on his first ever audition.

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A 'Brimstone' moth. Image supplied.

Spot moths at night-time nature event

Nature lovers will be attracted to this free event like moths to a flame - which is just as well, given that it’s being held to mark National Moth Night.

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The couple's memorial angel bust, which was stolen from their front garden.

Heartless thieves steal babies’ memorial bust

A couple have been left devastated after a memorial statue was stolen from their garden in Skegness.

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In Pictures: Young farmers entertain crowds at rally

From sheep shearing to egg throwing - young farmers from the county demonstrated their competitive spirit to entertain the crowds on Saturday.

Lifestyle
A still from the music video by 50 Sniffs.

Comedy rappers’ video on Skegness goes viral with over a million views

They are local celebrities in their home town of Boston - but now 50 Sniffs are enjoying UK-wide notoriety as their music video goes viral online.

Music
Lincs Wildlife Trust aims to get a copy of the book The Lost Words in every primary and special school across the county. Images supplied.

Campaign to get ‘lost words’ omitted from children’s dictionaries into schools

Fears that common countryside words will forever disappear from children’s vocabularies has inspired a campaign by Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust.

Arts
The field where Anderby Rocks is to take place this summer.

Family music event planned for Anderby

Excitement is building for a new family music festival set to take place at Anderby this summer.

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GALLERY: Rare and beautiful birds spotted at Skegness nature reserve

May has seen a bird-spotting bonanza at Gibraltar Point with over 100 species seen daily - including rare visitors not normally found in the UK.

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The ruins of Bolingbroke Castle.

Archaeologists hope to uncover the ‘mysteries’ of Bolingbroke Castle

A new research project will see archaeologists uncover the ‘mysteries’ of the Bolingbroke Castle site - and the public can get involved.

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Spilsby firefighter Bob Green is to take on the Boston Marathon in full kit. Photo by John Aron.

Fireman to tackle 13 mile race in full kit

A fireman from Spilsby used to battling the flames in his job is to face a different kind of heat - by running 13.1 miles in his thick firefighting suit.

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A photo of a sea mouse washed up near Gibraltar Point NNR - photo by Rob Watson.

PHOTO GALLERY: Sea creatures wash up in their thousands in Skegness

Thousands of sea creatures have washed up along the Skegness coast due to the high tide and strong winds.

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Lincolnshire man Gary Drayton, second from left, pictured in the trailer for the new History Channel show The Curse of Civil War Gold.

Oak Island treasure hunter joins TV search for ‘cursed’ Civil War gold

A TV treasure hunter from Lincolnshire is to appear in the new History Channel show airing tomorrow (March 6).

Offbeat
Members of East Coast Steampunks UK at The Royal Oak in Candlesby, with group organiser Christina Gee pictured front row, third from left.

New Steampunk group near Spilsby welcomes the ‘steam-curious’

A new ‘Steampunk’ group has been set up to celebrate the sub-culture’s love of Victorian-inspired science fiction, invention and creativity.

Lifestyle
A family portrait of Emily Langton-Massingberd. Image courtesy of National Trust.

FEATURE: Gunby Hall’s women’s rights campaigner who dressed like a man

On the 100th anniversary of women over 30 getting the right to vote - we look at the life of Gunby’s Emily Langton-Massingberd

Arts
Evie Toombes giving a talk to children at Tetford Primary School.

Inspriational teenager from Skegness becomes an ambassador for hidden disabilities

A showjumping teenager from Skegness with a hidden disability has been inspiring others with her courage, determination and positivity.

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Stephen Briggs who claims to have seen numerous ghosts and other entities in Skegness and Horncastle. Photo by Nick Johnson.

Man claims he was ‘punched’ by a ghost in Skegness

A man who claims to have seen dozens of ghosts and entities in the Skegness area is hoping to write a book about his terrifying experiences.

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