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Battle of Britain parade to be held

A church service and parade to honour the heroes of the Battle of Britain is to be held.

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Lincolnshire County Council news.

Monday deadline to renew your explosives licence, says county council

Businesses in South Holland and Lincolnshire which are licensed to keep explosives are being reminded to renew their right to do so before next Monday’s deadline.

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SKDC news.

Business rate rebates for Bourne and Deepings firms

Business owners in Bourne and the Deepings are among about 1,000 firms to benefit from business rate rebates totalling nearly £600,000.

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Andrew Brown with his grandfather's medals at the commemoration event

Visit honours family’s Great War heroes

A man followed in his military ancestor’s footsteps as he visited Passchendaele to pay tribute to those killed in the First World War battle there.

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RAF staff lend a hand at bakery

RAF staff lend a hand at bakery

Hambleton Bakery has extra hands on deck this week as No 3 Mobile Catering Squadron Chefs from RAF Wittering get stuck in at Rutland’s famous craft bakery.

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It’s a wet start but the Big Clean is now underway

It’s a wet start but the Big Clean is now underway

It was a wet and early start on Wednesday morning but South Kesteven District Council’s Big Clean initiative is now underway.

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South Kesteven District Council news.

Businesses in South Kesteven to get rate rebates

About 1,000 businesses in the South Kesteven district are set to benefit from discretionary rate rebates with a total value of £568,000.

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Jill Hughes, the outgoing High Sheriff of Lincolnshire.  Photo by Phil Crow.

New £5,000 fund for youth groups working to reduce fear of crime

Youth projects in South Holland working to reduce the fear of crime and anti-social behaviour can apply for grants of up to £5,000.

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Coun Dr Peter Moseley, SKDC's Cabinet Member for Environment, and Mark Jones, the district council's Business Manager for Neighbourhoods, in South Kesteven's CCTV control room.  Photo supplied.

Bourne and Deepings CCTV team celebrates 20 years of good work

A team of CCTV operators looking after the Deepings and Bourne is marking its 20th anniversary.

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SKDC's Cabinet Member for Environment Coun Dr Peter Moseley and SKDC's Business Manager for Neighbourhoods Mark Jones in the CCTV control room.

South Kesteven CCTV team celebrates 20 years of keeping streets safer

South Kesteven District Council’s CCTV team is marking 20 years of working with other agencies to keep the district’s streets safer.

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Rutland County Council reaches compromise with Centrebus on Number 19 service between Oakham and Stamford

Rutland County Council has reached a compromise with Centrebus on the number 19 bus between Oakham and Stamford which will now be partially retained.

Transport
the scene at the riverside polling station off sugar way as a quiet start to local election voting took place

Gordon Brown elected in Rutland by-election

Conservative Gordon Brown has been elected to cover Ketton on Rutland County Council.

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Coun Mike King, Cabinet member for Economy and Development at SKDC, with the Consultative Draft Local Plan 2017.

Rural funding day for Bourne and Deepings businesses

Businesses and community groups in the Deepings and Bourne can find out about rural grants at a funding event next week.

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Martin Hill

Lincolnshire soon at ‘breaking point’ without adequate funding, says council leader

Lincolnshire authorities could soon be at breaking point unless they are funded properly, is the stark warning from Councillor Martin Hill, leader of Lincolnshire County Council.

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South Kesteven District Councils Strategic Director Steve Ingram

South Kesteven strategic director becomes President of the Planning Officers Society

A strategic director at the district council has been elected president of a national society.

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MP seeks answers on school’s future

An MP is meet an education trust running a village primary school as he bids to save the facility.

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Lincolnshire Greyhound Trust members at the last-ever Deepings Show in 2013 at Mill Field (Deepings Showground) in Market Deeping.  Photo by David Lowndes.  
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Village green effort is started by new Deepings group

A campaign group has been formed to protect the former Deepings Showground from future development.

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Candidates set to stand in Whissendine and Ketton by-elections unveiled

Candidates have been nominated for the Whissendine and Ketton by-elections, to be held on July 20.

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Coun Mike King, Cabinet Member for Economy and Development at SKDC, with the Draft Local Plan for the district.  Photo supplied by South Kesteven District Council.

Help shape future of Deepings and Bourne at July drop-in days

Bourne and Market Deeping are to host four drop-in events about the future shape of the area to be run by South Kesteven District Council (SKDC) next month.

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the scene at the riverside polling station off sugar way as a quiet start to local election voting took place

Two by-elections to be held

Two by-elections for vacant seats on Rutland County Council are to be held next month.

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