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Dominic Raab - why tougher penalties for those who bring death and destruction to our roads are needed

In a split second, someone’s life can be changed forever.

Crime
Lincolnshire Police news.

Man and woman charged in connection with fatal A1 collision at Colsterworth

A man and a woman have been charged in relation to a fatal collision on the A1 yesterday.

Crime
Lincolnshire Police news.

Two men die in A1 Colsterworth collision

Two men were killed this morning when their car was in a collision with a lorry on the A1 at Colsterworth.

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UPDATE: A1 open in both directions after fatal collision at Colsterworth

UPDATE: A1 open in both directions after fatal collision at Colsterworth

Both carriageways of the A1 are now open following a fatal collision this morning at Colsterworth which closed the road in both directions.

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Anne Bourne (front third left) with committee members and supporters of the Lincs Road Victims Memorial at Westgate Wood, Wyberton.  Photo supplied by Boston Borough Council.

Pathway cleared for road crash victims’ memorial in Wyberton

A £40,000 permament memorial for victims of road crashes is finally taking shape in Wyberton through the determination of a bereaved mother and aunt.

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Summit to address Lincolnshire’s road deaths

Summit to address Lincolnshire’s road deaths

The county’s first ever road safety summit to address the tragic number of serious injuries and deaths on Lincolnshire’s roads will take place this autumn.

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Katie Addison-Snart with husband Rob, son Hugo and Ben the dog.

Great Ponton mum talks of horrific A1 incident when metal plate smashed through her windscreen

A woman is recovering at home less than two weeks after sustaining life changing injuries in a freak car accident.

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A red and white glider made an unexpected landing in a field off Station Street, Rippingale, on Saturday.  Photo supplied.

Glider makes an unplanned landing in Rippingale

The rural tranquility of Rippingale was interrupted on Saturday when a red and white glider made an unexpected landing in a field.

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CallConnect have launched a new online booking service

Travel around Lincs for only a pound

A one-way ticket for your choice of destination in South Holland and Lincolnshire will cost just a pound for every Monday in August, Lincolnshire County Council has announced.

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Flying Scotsman near Deeping St James level crossing

Cameras ready for Flying Scotsman

It’s been more than a year since the world-famous Flying Scotsman returned to steam after a decade-long restoration but the interest doesn’t appear to be fading.

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Transport minister Chris Grayling (Picture Ian Hargreaves)

‘Time for ministers to stop washing hands of Southern industrial dispute’

Brighton MPs have called on the Government to ‘stop washing their hands’ of the Southern industrial dispute.

Transport

‘Ballooning is a way of life but I 
wouldn’t have it any other way’

A bright red hot air balloon peacefully floating across a perfect blue sky is one of the sure signs that Summer has arrived.

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Lincs & Notts Air Ambulances flew a casualty to Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham, after a crash on the A15 in Northorpe, near Bourne, on Friday.  Photo supplied.

Five casualties from two crashes in Bourne area

A number of people needed hospital treatment after two separate crashes in the Bourne area at the weekend.

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Emergency services were called to a two-car crash outside Dawsmere Kennel and Cattery on the A151 Spalding Rd, between Bourne and Twenty, just after 4.10pm today (Saturday).  Photo: SG190115-107TW.

Casualty cut free after two-car crash in Bourne

One person had to be cut free by firefighters after a two-car crash on the edge of Bourne today.

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Mark Brailsford, Brightons political satirist and director of the Treason Show, singing the Southern protest song at Brighton station

‘Imagine there’s no Southern’: Rail protest song goes viral

A video of a Southern protest song performed at Brighton Railway Station went viral this weekend, with more than 30,000 views on social media.

Politics
The Lincolnshire Road Victims Memorial Fund

Lincolnshire group in bid to build memorial to those who have lost their lives on the county’s roads

A group looking to erect a memorial that will honour those that have lost their lives on Lincolnshire’s roads has received backing from an East Midlands housebuilder.

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The scene of the crash on the A1 near Tickencote this morning. Photo: Lee Hellwing

UPDATE: Traffic moving slowly on southbound carriageway of A1 following accident at Stamford

Traffic is now moving slowly after the A1 southbound carriageway was closed this morning following an accident involving three vehicles.

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Accident news.

Three collisions this morning on icy roads

Officers from Lincolnshire Police have been busy responding to a number of road traffic collisions this morning.

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Report highway faults to Lincolnshire County Council online

Lincolnshire County Council is asking people to report potholes, faulty traffic lights or any other highways issue via its online reporting system.

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The highways reporting system

Report highways issues online and save taxpayers’ cash

‘Be our eyes and ears on the roads,’ is the message to drivers in the area from the county’s highways department.

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