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East Midlands Trains fares to rise in the new year - but less than the rate of inflation

Fares on trains serving the Sleaford area are set to rise by 1.5 per cent in the new year, it has been announced today (Friday).

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Lincs Fire and Rescue news.

Vehicle fire in Sutterton

Firefighters from Donington attended a vehicle fire at Spalding Road in Sutterton during the early hours of this morning (Friday).

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UPDATE: Vehicle fire closes A17

UPDATE: Vehicle fire closes A17

A vehicle fire closed the A17 in both directions yesterday (Wednesday) afternoon as thick smoke billowed across the carriageway.

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UPDATE: Cyclist in his 90s in ‘serious condition’ after collision with car in Boston

A cyclist has been involved in a collision with a car in Boston.

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This footage of a pensioner on a mobility scooter almost struck by a car was captured on Jim Taylor's dashcam.

Motorist films moment when pensioner on mobility scooter nearly collides with car on Grantham road

A motorist has captured the moment when a pensioner nearly collided with a car while crossing a road on his mobility scooter.

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Potholes - which road is the worst?

Extra £2.5 million awarded to fix Lincolnshire’s 46,800 potholes

An estimated 46,800 potholes are to be repaired across Lincolnshire, thanks to an extra 2.5 million worth of government funding.

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DRIVE FOR JUSTICE CAMPAIGN: Killing someone with your car like “manslaughter or even murder”

DRIVE FOR JUSTICE CAMPAIGN: Killing someone with your car like “manslaughter or even murder”

“If you killed someone with anything other than a vehicle, you would be charged with manslaughter or even murder.”

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Road accident news.

Serious crash between van and lorry closes A17

A serious collision between a lorry and a van closed the A17 at Holbeach this afternoon, Friday November 25.

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DRIVE FOR JUSTICE CAMPAIGN: Number of driving bans handed out by courts falls by 62%

DRIVE FOR JUSTICE CAMPAIGN: Number of driving bans handed out by courts falls by 62%

One of the aims of the Drive For Justice campaign is to lobby for greater use of driving bans given out when sentencing and longer bans for those who kill or seriously injure on the roads.

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The Beast will soon be treating Lincolnshire roads in the winter season EMN-161118-105407001

Blessing of county’s gritters

Lincolnshire gritters have once again been given a blessing ahead of the winter season.

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DRIVE FOR JUSTICE CAMPAIGN: Max sentence for death by dangerous driving may be increased to 20 years

DRIVE FOR JUSTICE CAMPAIGN: Max sentence for death by dangerous driving may be increased to 20 years

Speculation is rife that the Government’s long awaited review of dangerous driving offences and penalties may consider the possibility of increasing the maximum sentence for death by dangerous driving from 14 years to 20 years.

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Key road safety charities back our Drive for Justice campaign

Key road safety charities back our Drive for Justice campaign

There is a backlash from families who have lost loved ones to road crashes that justice is not done with lenient sentences compounding their grief.

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Killer drivers must pay the price - new Drive For Justice campaign launched

Killer drivers must pay the price - new Drive For Justice campaign launched

Drivers who kill have been sentenced to an average of just four years in prison with dozens escaping jail altogether, an investigation has revealed.

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Police accident

Boston man killed after crash on A17 at Heckington

A man from Boston has died following a collision on the A17 yesterday, Monday November 21.

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Road accident

Driver seriously injured after collision at Heckington blocks A17

Lincolnshire Police say a male driver has been seriously injured in a crash this afternoon on the A17 at the Heckington junction.

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Roadworks.

Traffic misery across the town as roadworks cause delays

Roadworks at both sides of Boston are causing massive delays in traffic this morning (Friday).

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Tickets on sale for return of Lincolnshire airshow

Tickets on sale for return of Lincolnshire airshow

Tickets are now on sale for next year’s hugely anticipated Scampton Airshow.

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The spillage on the A11.

Tanker spill causing long delays on A11 at Mildenhall

There are long delays on the A11 at Mildenhall this evening after a tanker spilt its load.

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Road accident

Serious crash closes the A17 at Swineshead Bridge

The A17 at Swineshead Bridge has been closed this evening (Monday) due to a serious collision.

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Alexandra Hills ANL-160111-152205001

Police name young woman (21) killed in crash at Gedney

Police have named the young woman who tragically died in a crash at Gedney on Monday morning as 21-year-old Alexandra Hills.

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