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Experts reveal 30 new species of moths have arrived and settled in the UK

Moth experts have revealed that an increasing number of new month species are arriving and settling in the UK.

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Earth the seal is recovering at Natureland in Skegness.

‘Earth’ is saved from death caused by coastal litter

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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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Have your say on waste overhaul

A consultation has been launched into a major review of waste collection services across the county.

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The Big Co-op Clean is back.

Help spruce up outdoor space

A call has gone out for volunteers to come forward and help spruce up an open space near Skegness.

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New charges brought in at town’s two bird reserves

An important wildlife charity, which sees more than 80,000 visitors a year, is hoping people will still flock to support the town’s two local reserves, despite new charges being brought in to help support the work it does.

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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.

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An avocet attacking an egret. Picture: Neil Smith

COLUMN: An elegant wader

Hello there! This is Chris from the RSPB nature reserve at Frampton Marsh, here again with a look at the best of this season’s local wildlife.

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Butlins resort in Skegness.

Last straw in fight against plastic pollution

Butlin’s is to end the use of plastic straws on all three of its seaside resorts including Skegness by early June 2018.

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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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Council needs ‘millions to 
fix potholes’

Lincolnshire County Council has admitted hundreds of millions of pounds of extra funding would need to be ploughed into its coffers to make a ‘massive difference’ to plans for repairing roads.

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This picture of loaves of bread and half eaten sandwiches dumped by Bank Holiaty visitors to the Skegness coast was posted on social media. ANL-180805-094709001

Call to join Bank Holiday clear-up in Ingoldmells

Volunteers are gearing up to clear a stretch of beach where visitors have dumped litter over the Bank Holiday.

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Princes Parade car park in Skegness is to close while the Environment Agency commences sea defence work at the flood gate. ANL-180105-064237001

Car park in Skegness closes for sea defence work - including Bank Holiday

A Skegness car park is closing while the Environment Agency commences sea defence work.

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Plans for Skegness area go to to council

The following planning applications are to be considered by East Lindsey District Council.

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Litter picks grow pride in Spilsby

Residents of Spilsby are taking more pride in the town since a litter pick last year, according to organisers.

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Expert questions Denmark to Lincolnshire power cable Viking Link viablity

A renewable energy expert has questioned the cost and feasibility of moving ahead with the Lincolnshire to Denmark power cable project known as the Viking Link.

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Plans for Skegness area go to council

The following planning applications are being considered by East Lindsey District Council.

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New caravan park plan in Skegness wins approval

New caravan park plan in Skegness wins approval

Plans have been approved for the creation of a 29 static caravan park in Skegness.

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Spring REALLY IS in the air at Skegness Eco Centre

It may seem like Spring has only just arrived, but the signs have been awakening at Skegness Eco Centre for some time.

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800th seal to be released by Natureland in Skegness

Skegness Natureland is proudly releasing its 800th seal today watched by three generations of the family who have run the sanctuary.

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