The latest news from Lincolnshire County Council on schools, roads, transport, tourism, housing, planning, environment, health, social care and councillors.
The owner of Kubus in Spalding has been by prosecuted by Lincolnshire Trading Standards for selling non-duty paid and foreign labeled cigarettes.
Lincolnshire Trading Standards have successfully prosecuted the owner of Kubus in Lincoln for selling fake cigarettes and tobacco.
Raise your mugs in support of Macmillan World's Biggest Coffee Morning at Lincoln, Spalding and Donington libraries
Local people are being urged to start the day by standing up to cancer as libraries hold coffee mornings in support of Macmillan.
When did you last get your eyes tested? National Eye Health Week, 22 - 28 September, is the perfect time to give your eyes a check-up.
Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue is working more closely with East Midlands Ambulance Service (EMAS) to respond to life-threatening emergencies.
The Access LN6 team at Lincolnshire County Council has graded how well bikes are locked up in Lincoln city centre.
Lincolnshire County Council’s hirebike scheme has been extended this week, with the launch of a new docking station at Skellingthorpe Community Centre.
A section of Springfield Road in Grantham will be closed tomorrow (Friday) to allow for a structural survey of the railway bridge.
Uncover lost history and help protect war memorials with training from Lincolnshire Remembrance project
Local people are being invited to help create a lasting legacy for Lincolnshire’s fallen by becoming war memorial guardians.
Part of Boston’s Tattershall Road will be closed for two days while resurfacing is carried out.
Young people affected by homelessness are taking part in a charity bike ride next week to raise funds for the Framework bike recycling project.
Jobseekers are being offering one-to-one advice at Holbeach Library.
The Waterside shopping centre is encouraging staff and shoppers to cycle more, by providing new cycle storage and staff showers on site.
A section of the B1192 at Hubberts Bridge, and the footpath which runs alongside it, will be resurfaced in September.
More than 1,000 people will be getting in the saddle over the next four weeks for the Lincs Cycle Challenge, which starts today (Monday 15 September).
Work to improve an existing footpath on the A156 at Knaith, near Gainsborough, will begin on Monday 29 September and last for approximately five weeks.
Lincolnshire’s important contribution to the development of jet and gas turbine propulsion will be revealed in a unique exhibition at the county’s archives on Saturday 27 September. Entry is Free.
Young people in Boston have been helping out in their local community as part of the Prince’s Trust Team programme, run by Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue.
Cyclists and pedestrians will benefit from a new cycle route through Boston, set to start in September and be completed by the end of October.
Investigations have revealed that a famous Lincoln tank is not quite what it seems.
Smokers can sign up to the national 28-day stop smoking challenge with local support from specialist advisors at Phoenix NHS Stop Smoking Service.
Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue will be working up a lather throughout September, in their largest fundraising event of the year.
The junction between West Street, Rutland Terrace and Tinwell Roads in Stamford will be closed for essential road works next week.
Lincolnshire Trading Standards have seized legal highs from a shop in West Street, Boston, as it is feared the products could jeopardise the health of residents.
Lincolnshire Trading Standards is making a splash with an ice bucket challenge for charity, in the hope of keeping more residents safe and savvy.
Broad Street and Newgates in Stamford will be closed for two days while the road is resurfaced.
Three-way temporary traffic lights will be in place on the junction of Newark Road/ Rookery Lane/ Hykeham Road between Wednesday 10 September and Friday 12 September.
Mablethorpe and Skegness Libraries will give away Diary of a Wimpy Kid in partnership with ITV Good Morning Britain to encourage local children to share love of reading.
A Grantham-based tree charity has embarked on a new scheme aimed at growing woodland across Lincolnshire - and now needs the help of local people to help make it happen
Overnight resurfacing will take place on the A17 at Whaplode Manor/ Saracen’s Head, near Spalding, between 17 and 29 September.
A group of ten scouts are planning a 25 mile bike ride to Whisby next week as part of their Cyclist activity badge.
Change to planned road works on Boston High Street
Gainsborough Health Walks organisers will be visiting the town’s library next week to promote their programme of strolls.
Exciting plans have been unveiled for a new £1m visitor centre at Gibraltar Point Nature Reserve.
Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue is reminding residents to have their chimneys swept ready for the winter ahead.
The new Lincolnshire Energy Switch Scheme has opened for business.
Lincolnshire County Council will resurface a section of Marsh Lane in Boston over two nights in September.
The Chairman of Lincolnshire County Council, Cllr Bill Aron has invited businesses from across Lincolnshire to attend a networking event on Thursday 11 September and see some of Horncastle Technology Hub’s latest equipment in action.
An exciting new art exhibition is exploring hidden aspects of textile history.
A grant of £200 from Cllr Stephen Palmer to the Alford Sports Hall Association helped support a summer of fun sporting activities for children and young people over the school holidays.