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UPDATE: Peterborough and Stamford hospitals critical incident ends after appointments and operations cancelled

Lincolnshire County Council news.

BREAKING NEWS: Devolution plans in tatters as county councillors vote ‘No’

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Car stolen from Uffington after key taken during break-in this morning

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BREAKING: Outpatient appointments cancelled at Peterborough City Hospital and Stamford Hospital this morning

Health 1

UPDATE: Outpatient appointments at Peterborough and Stamford hospitals cancelled for rest of the day

Health 2

Decision on 240-homes plan for Market Deeping is deferred by council


Luxury boatbuilder creates 20 jobs after success at international boat shows

Business 1
Some the 36 bronze statues stolen from Rutland Garden Classics, in Oakham EMN-161019-163210001

Bronze statues worth tens of thousands of pounds stolen from Oakham business

Community news.

South east Lincolnshire groups can bid for ‘Great Ideas’ fund

BAD VASE DAY: Centre Sam Harby scored both of Bourne's tries in their 38-15 defeat at Nottingham Moderns in round two of the Midlands Junior Vase.  Photo by Simon Perkins.

MATCH VERDICT: Bourne save their worst for Vase loss at Moderns

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Leicester Tigers' Dan Cole and Ellis Genge tackle Glasgow Warriors' Tim Swinson during the European Champions Cup, pool one match at Scotstoun Stadium, Glagsow. Photo: Craig Watson/PA Wire EMN-161018-092109001

RUGBY: Inside the Tigers’ Den - Record defeat in Europe for Leicester

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MATCH VERDICT: Deepings set sights on cup glory after ending Huntingdon 2nds jinx

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Action from Stamford AFC's replay victory away at Wrexham on Tuesday. Photo: John Evely EMN-161019-101934001

FOOTBALL: Duffy delivers magic FA Cup moment for Stamford AFC


FOOTBALL: Players’ passion the key to Stamford’s FA Cup success says Drury

Football 1

FOOTBALL: Stamford AFC earn place in FA Cup first round with shock win over Wrexham


FOOTBALL: Stamford AFC ready to do battle with Wrexham again in FA Cup replay



Engaging, entertaining and enormously talented folk-rock singer-guitarist Flossie Malavialle who has given up full-time teaching of both French and English to become a prolific touring and recording artist, having released 12 albums  between 2002 and 2016.

CONCERT REVIEW: Why on earth is this ‘La Vie En Rose’ not a global star?

Wonder Circus at Embankment EMN-161019-133935009

Big Top, big fun as Wonder Circus arrives in Peterborough

Whats on
Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare is out on November 4th

Console Corner: Things about to get beta for COD fans

Jim Trevor and son James.

Restaurant boss Jim’s £10,000 charity trek

Eating Out
The Handful of Harmonies team on Eggheads. ANL-161020-112438001

Choir members from Bourne, Spalding, Deepings and Langtoft on Eggheads


300 Lincolnshire toddlers a year admitted to A&E for burns and scalds.

Study reveals the keys to a perfect marriage proposal

Study reveals the keys to a perfect marriage proposal

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