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War memorial cleaned for first time in 100 years

War memorial cleaned for first time in 100 years

War memorial cleaned for first time in 100 years

A village war memorial has been cleaned for the first time in almost a century.


Can you identify the mystery plane?

Can you identify the mystery plane?

Can you identify the mystery plane?

A military aeroplane has been flying overhead this evening.


400 years of village life for Frank and his ancestors

400 years of village life for Frank and his ancestors

400 years of village life for Frank and his ancestors

The Wyer family are so ingrained in the history of their village they even have their name carved into the church’s 17th century bell.


'We thought it might be a bit of fun, even if at our expense!'

'We thought it might be a bit of fun, even if at our expense!'

'We thought it might be a bit of fun, even if at our expense!'

A residential close is alive with the sound of music after a retired teacher formed a mini-orchestra to entertain the neighbours.


Giant asteroid set to race past earth

Giant asteroid set to race past earth

Giant asteroid set to race past earth

A two-mile-long asteroid classified by astronomers as "potentially hazardous" is set to become the largest to pass earth this year.


Lucky ducklings saved from drain

Lucky ducklings saved from drain

Lucky ducklings saved from drain

Thirteen, they say, is unlucky for some - and for one family of ducks it brought mixed blessings this week.


Postie brings out the smiles with loo roll outfit

Postie brings out the smiles with loo roll outfit

Postie brings out the smiles with loo roll outfit

When someone covers 20-odd miles dressed as a toilet roll, they are generally doing it for charity.


Plane spotted zig-zagging over Lincolnshire explained

Plane spotted zig-zagging over Lincolnshire explained

Plane spotted zig-zagging over Lincolnshire explained

The reason why a number of planes have been spotted zig-zagging in the skies around the country has been revealed


Did you see lights in the night sky?

Did you see lights in the night sky?

Did you see lights in the night sky?

Several people report seeing strange lights in the sky last night.


Coronavirus lock down prompts people to brave the shave

Coronavirus lock down prompts people to brave the shave

Coronavirus lock down prompts people to brave the shave

As the country heads further into lockdown, people are taking new measures to ensure they still have a 'fresh trim'.


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