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Sticks, bug hunts and stargazing - ‘50 things’ kids should do before they turn 12

Sticks, bug hunts and stargazing - ‘50 things’ kids should do before they turn 12

Sticks, bug hunts and stargazing - ‘50 things’ kids should do before they turn 12

27 July 2016

Climbing trees, building a den, hunting for bugs and going stargazing are among the ‘bucket list’ items that children should be ticking off - before they get to the age of 12.


Five things we won’t miss about the VHS video recorder

Five things we won’t miss about the VHS video recorder

Five things we won’t miss about the VHS video recorder

26 July 2016

In a world where the pocket calculator was as close as many of us got to technology, the video recorder seemed like it had come from outer space (or possibly off the set of Tomorrow’s World). A whole world of television viewing opened up in the late 1970s with TV shows and the latest(ish) films available to watch whenever we wanted.


Police warning for Pokemon Go players

Police warning for Pokemon Go players

Police warning for Pokemon Go players

25 July 2016

Police have warned Pokemon Go players to be vigilant after dealing with a string of phone thefts from people playing the hit game.


Laugh your way to health in Spalding with yoga teacher Linda

Laugh your way to health in Spalding with yoga teacher Linda

Laugh your way to health in Spalding with yoga teacher Linda

05 June 2016

People in Spalding are invited to find out about the “the healing power of laughter” at a unique fitness event next week.


Science busts the myth of Friday the 13th

Science busts the myth of Friday the 13th

Science busts the myth of Friday the 13th

13 May 2016

More than one in four streets in the UK don’t have a house with a number 13, where there is one it sells for less than number 12 or number 14 even if identical and high-rise hotels don’t even have a 13th floor.


Ginger gene helps you look two years younger

Ginger gene helps you look two years younger

Ginger gene helps you look two years younger

29 April 2016

A gene that helps you stay looking young has been identified - and it’s the same that produces red hair and a fair skin.


Why Santa may have to mow his lawn this Christmas (well, he would if he lived in the UK)

Why Santa may have to mow his lawn this Christmas (well, he would if he lived in the UK)

Why Santa may have to mow his lawn this Christmas (well, he would if he lived in the UK)

23 December 2015

Forget presents and turkey, we’re all more likely than ever to be mowing our lawns this Christmas.


Dog gets stick wedged in its ‘manhood’ in million-to-one accident

Dog gets stick wedged in its ‘manhood’ in million-to-one accident

Dog gets stick wedged in its ‘manhood’ in million-to-one accident

26 November 2015

A bizarre accident while enjoying ‘walkies’ has left a Lincolnshire dog with a rather peculiar injury.


VIDEO: Man builds underground apocalypse proof bunker in the back garden of his Stamford home

VIDEO: Man builds underground apocalypse proof bunker in the back garden of his Stamford home

VIDEO: Man builds underground apocalypse proof bunker in the back garden of his Stamford home

28 September 2015

A man has started building an underground bunker ahead of the apocalypse...in his back garden in Stamford!


Rare Super Blood Moon to fill East of England skies

Rare Super Blood Moon to fill East of England skies

Rare Super Blood Moon to fill East of England skies

23 September 2015

Experts have quashed bizarre speculation that the world is about to end – as skywatchers across eastern England prepare to observe a Super Blood Moon.


New dictionary additions: do you know what ‘manspreading’ or ‘hangry’ means?

New dictionary additions: do you know what ‘manspreading’ or ‘hangry’ means?

New dictionary additions: do you know what ‘manspreading’ or ‘hangry’ means?

02 September 2015

Britons are offending commuters by manspreading, revelling in bants with their friends at beer o’clock, and having a brain fart while talking about the Grexit, but it’s NBD.


Chance to see rare blue moon this Friday

Chance to see rare blue moon this Friday

Chance to see rare blue moon this Friday

30 July 2015

Stargazers are set to see a rare blue moon phenomenon this Friday in the skies over the East Midlands.


Invasive American signal crayfish dumped at Somerby waste site

Invasive American signal crayfish dumped at Somerby waste site

Invasive American signal crayfish dumped at Somerby waste site

23 June 2015

An invasive species of crayfish, alive and dead, were found dumped at a council-run waste site in Somerby.


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