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Secret World Wildlife Rescue

A Second Chance for Solo the Swan

December 12, 2017

An orphaned swan has found a new home and family just in time for Christmas. Solo the cygnet was brought into Secret World Wildlife Rescue in East Huntspill after a freak accident killed his entire family. Luckily his story has a happy ending: Solo has made a full recovery and … Continue reading

The Elite Fish and Chip Company

Ding Dong Merrily on Pie!

December 8, 2017

A Lincolnshire chippie is getting in the festive spirit by offering up a Christmas treat in the shape of battered mince pies.  The award-winning and family-run Elite Fish & Chip Company is making sure customers are feeling festive by offering up the traditional treat with a twist. Operations Manager at … Continue reading

OrderWise

OrderWise Welcomes Five More Faces to the Firm

December 7, 2017

Award-winning Saxilby-based software specialist OrderWise is showing no signs of slowing down – it’s added five new members of staff to its expanding team. Following award wins regionally and nationally this year, the company is continuing its expansion to strengthen resources across the business. Director and founder of OrderWise David … Continue reading

LACE Housing

LACE Housing Applauds Dedicated Volunteers and Staff

December 4, 2017

Housing charity LACE Housing celebrated the achievements of staff and volunteers at its 18th annual awards evening. Certificates and trophies were presented to seven winners who have demonstrated their outstanding contribution to the association during a ceremony held at the Bentley Hotel in South Hykeham on Friday (1st December). Nick … Continue reading

Evo Services Ltd

Evo Services is Home to the Best Team in Boston!

December 4, 2017

The admin team at Lincolnshire-based recruitment specialist Evo Services Ltd is celebrating after being crowned Best Team at the Boston Standard Business Awards. Hosted by Melvyn Prior from BBC Radio Lincolnshire, the awards took place on Thursday evening (30th November) at the Duckworth Jaguar Land Rover showroom in Boston to … Continue reading

Lincoln Enterprise Park

Demand for Commercial Property Sparks Park Expansion

December 4, 2017

In response to an increase in demand for high-quality commercial property, an independently owned Lincolnshire business park is undergoing further expansion. Following the completion of Phase 4 in 2015, which consisted of seven 975 sq ft units, Lincoln Enterprise Park (LEP) on the A46 near Thorpe on the Hill has … Continue reading

Truelove Property

Truelove Lines Up a New Draughtsman

December 4, 2017

Lincoln-based house builder Truelove Property & Construction has appointed a new architectural technician to join the team. Matthew Turner (28) from Lincoln graduated from Nottingham Trent University with a BSc honours degree in architectural technology in 2013, before securing full-time positions in the architectural field. Delighted with his new appointment, … Continue reading

Tanglewood Care Homes

Green Light for New Care Home in Lincoln

December 4, 2017

Work is set to start on a brand new 72-bed residential care home on Long Leys Road on the edge of Lincoln. Tanglewood Care Homes, an established family business which already runs five other care homes in Lincolnshire, expects to create between 50 and 60 new jobs at the new … Continue reading

Mon Ami

Yet More Awards for Mon Ami Nurseries

December 1, 2017

An outstanding group of Lincolnshire children’s nurseries is celebrating today after being named Business of the Year in the Boston Business Awards. Samantha Britton, owner of Mon Ami Children’s Nurseries, also won the Business Person of the Year at the ceremony last night (Thursday) organised by the Boston Standard newspaper. … Continue reading

Greater Lincolnshire LEP

Lincolnshire at the Forefront of New Skills Initiatives

December 1, 2017

Greater Lincolnshire has a key role to play in two schemes announced yesterday (Thursday) by the Government which aim to improve skills and learning. Greater Lincolnshire has been invited to participate in the first wave of a Career Learning Pilot and has been named as one of seven areas which … Continue reading

Shooting Star

Shooting Star Takes PRide in Double Award Win

December 1, 2017

PR and marketing specialist Shooting Star has strengthened its position as one of the leading small consultancies in the UK after winning two Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) awards. The agency, which was first established in Lincolnshire in 2006, won gold at the South of England and Channel Islands … Continue reading

Greater Lincolnshire LEP

Team Lincolnshire Launch Creates a Buzz

November 30, 2017

Over 100 Lincolnshire business people created a buzz at the launch of the Team Lincolnshire Ambassador programme today (Thursday). The Greater Lincolnshire Local Enterprise Partnership and Lincolnshire County Council relaunched the scheme at the Doubletree by Hilton hotel in Lincoln and encouraged Lincolnshire business people to sign up as ambassadors … Continue reading

Shooting Star

Shooting Star Seeks Charity to Champion

November 30, 2017

Award-winning PR and marketing agency Shooting Star is searching for a charity of the year to promote and support throughout 2018. The Lincolnshire-based agency is urging charities and not-for-profit organisations that need help with PR and marketing to get in touch. Kate Strawson, Director of Shooting Star, said: “As a … Continue reading

Mon Ami

Double Award Win for Mon Ami Nurseries

November 28, 2017

Two Lincolnshire nursery practitioners are celebrating after winning national awards at a ceremony in London on Saturday. Kristina Johnson and Julie Crowther from Mon Ami Children’s Nurseries were named as winners at the Nursery Management Today National Nursery Awards 2017. Kristina won the Operations / Regional Manager of the Year … Continue reading

Truelove Property

Truelove Sticks With Supporting Ice Hockey Stars

November 27, 2017

Lincoln-based Truelove Property & Construction has announced a sponsorship deal with ice hockey stars the Nottingham Panthers for a sixth year. The family-run business, which builds homes in Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire, has been supporting the Nottingham Panthers professional ice hockey team since 2011 and has signed up to another year … Continue reading

Bournemouth Kawasaki

Hillier to Fly the Flag for Quattro Plant JG Speedfit Kawasaki

November 25, 2017

It’s been confirmed that James Hillier will return to international road racing in 2018 under the new banner of Quattro Plant JG Speedfit Kawasaki.  This will be the ninth consecutive year that 32-year-old Hillier has competed for Pete Extance’s Bournemouth Kawasaki Racing team in the Isle of Man TT and at … Continue reading

Greater Lincolnshire LEP

Lincolnshire Goes Online with New Marketing Website

November 23, 2017

It’s become easier for businesses to shout about Lincolnshire and everything the county has to offer thanks to a new website. marketinglincolnshire.com has been launched as an online toolkit for Lincolnshire businesses, helping them to create tailored content to showcase the best things about living, working, visiting and investing in … Continue reading

Greater Lincolnshire LEP

Join Local Businesses to Promote Greater Lincolnshire

November 23, 2017

An ambassador programme which aims to promote Lincolnshire to the wider world is set to be expanded. Until now Team Lincolnshire has been an informal group of business people who help to promote Lincolnshire, particularly at the annual MIPIM property show in Cannes. But on Thursday 30th November the Greater … Continue reading

Shooting Star

Sell-Out Chippy Quiz Raises Funds for Two Charities

November 21, 2017

A record number of teams gathered at The Elite Fish & Chip Company in Lincoln last night (Monday) for Shooting Star’s fifth annual Quiz, Chips & Mushy Peas event in aid of two charities.  The award-winning PR and marketing agency welcomed over 70 guests to the Tritton Road restaurant for … Continue reading

Washingborough Hall

Lincolnshire Hotel Named Best in East of England

November 20, 2017

Washingborough Hall near Lincoln was at the prestigious Best Loved Hotel Awards in Gloucestershire recently to receive the trophy for Hotel of the Year in the East of England region.  The Best Loved Hotel Awards are designed to celebrate and showcase excellence across Best Loved properties throughout Britain and Ireland. … Continue reading

Butlers

Butlers’ Charity of the Year 2018 Appeal

November 20, 2017

Electrical firm Butlers is appealing for charities in Sleaford and the surrounding area to put themselves forward to be the company’s first ever Charity of the Year. In the past the Sleaford-based firm has helped lots of different local good causes through volunteering, sponsoring events and loaning out equipment free … Continue reading

Children's Bereavement Centre

Show You Care by Funding a Comfort Bear This Christmas

November 16, 2017

The Children’s Bereavement Centre in Newark has enlisted the help of its special teddy bears to launch its Christmas fundraising campaign during Children’s Grief Awareness Week. The charity, which supports hundreds of children and their families each year, is asking the public for donations of just £6 – the equivalent … Continue reading

Evo Services Ltd

New Staff Boost Client Support at Evo Services

November 15, 2017

Lincolnshire-based recruitment specialist Evo Services Ltd has boosted its operations team with the introduction of a new role and the appointment of three new members of staff. Edgar Geglis (25) and Mindaugas Andrulionis (28), both from Boston, recently joined the company as shift co-ordinators, working directly with clients across the … Continue reading

VisionDrive

Emma Shines as VisionDrive’s New Apprentice

November 15, 2017

VisionDrive, a Lincolnshire-based logistics company specialising in single vehicle movements, has launched an apprenticeship scheme and hired its first successful candidate.    Emma Roberts (20) has joined VisionDrive to complete a two-year apprenticeship in business and administration. She fought off competition from dozens of other applicants for the position.     Joining account manager Terri Lamb and directors Jack … Continue reading

Truelove Property

Truelove’s Matt Puts His Stamp on Scothern

November 14, 2017

The third generation of house builders from Lincoln-based family-run business Truelove Property & Construction has been granted permission for a new development in Scothern near Lincoln. Matt Truelove, the son of Truelove Property & Construction co-director Paul Truelove, is set to begin work on the village development in February. Matt … Continue reading

Greater Lincolnshire LEP

Food and Housing Experts Sought to Join LEP Board

November 13, 2017

Two dynamic individuals with an understanding of business and a taste for a challenge are being sought to help drive forward the work of the Greater Lincolnshire Local Enterprise Partnership.  Two existing LEP board directors – farmer Mark Tinsley and Andy Orrey, Chief Executive of housing partnership Ongo – are … Continue reading

OrderWise

OrderWise Named Family Business of the Year 2017

November 10, 2017

Fighting off stiff competition, Saxilby-based software specialist OrderWise has won the ultimate accolade at the Midlands Family Business Awards. Topping off an already record year for turnover and awards, the firm has been named Family Business of the Year. Director and founder of OrderWise David Hallam said: “We are absolutely … Continue reading

Butlers

Leanne Lights the Way for Female Sparkies

November 10, 2017

Electrical installation firm Butlers has recruited its first female ‘sparky’. Twenty-eight-year-old Leanne Artley has joined the Sleaford-based firm as an approved electrician having spent 11 years working in the profession. Leanne, who is originally from Sleaford, was inspired to follow in her father’s footsteps and, aged 17, applied to do … Continue reading

Washingborough Hall

Double Award Win for Washingborough Hall Hotel

November 10, 2017

Staff at Washingborough Hall near Lincoln are celebrating after winning not one but two awards at the Taste of Excellence Food & Drink Awards 2017.  The country house hotel, which just last month won the East of England category in the Best Loved Hotel Awards, was named Wedding Venue of the Year for the third year running while Head Chef Mark Cheseldine was awarded … Continue reading

Secret World Wildlife Rescue

Secret World Launches Christmas Shoebox Appeal for Wildlife

November 9, 2017

The days are getting shorter, it’s getting colder, and our British wildlife is preparing itself for the winter. Secret World Wildlife Rescue in East Hunstpill, has made an appeal for donations for the animals in the winter months. Samantha Hannay, Head of External Relations said: “We are encouraging members of … Continue reading

Allen Signs

Allen Signs Invests in Cutting-Edge Technology

November 9, 2017

Lincolnshire signage, vehicle livery and print business Allen Signs has invested £90,000 in a new machine as part of an ambitious strategy for growth.    The Protek Unico TT digital cutter and router is the latest addition to the firm’s impressive print and production facility based at its premises in North Hykeham near Lincoln.  Manufactured in Italy, it is unique because it is a print-finishing digital cutter and production router in one. It is capable … Continue reading

LACE Housing

LACE Housing to Celebrate Volunteers and Staff Service

November 9, 2017

Accommodation and support service provider LACE Housing will be celebrating the achievements of staff and volunteers during an awards evening on 1st December. Certificates and trophies will be awarded to seven winners who have demonstrated their outstanding contribution to the association during its 18th annual presentation evening. More than 20 … Continue reading

St Hugh's Hospital

Quality Shines Through for St Hugh’s

November 7, 2017

Almost 100 per cent of patients said they would recommend HMT St Hugh’s Hospital in Grimsby, according to figures published in its latest Quality Account. Despite a recent Care Quality Commission (CQC) report on the state of the health and care sector in England warning that health and care services … Continue reading

Greater Lincolnshire LEP

LEP Takes Food Sector Issues to Parliament

November 6, 2017

Brexit, labour supply and high-tech innovation in the food sector were all on the agenda last week (1st November) when politicians and business leaders met at the House of Commons to discuss the Greater Lincolnshire food industry. Members of the Greater Lincolnshire Local Enterprise Partnership’s Food Board convened as guests … Continue reading

Secret World Wildlife Rescue

Holy Auction, Batman!

November 3, 2017

Secret World Wildlife Rescue in East Huntspill will be putting a lifesize replica of Batman (Arkham Knight) up for auction to raise funds for its bat rescue work. When staff at the LOUD shop in Leicester heard that Secret World had recently rescued a very rare grey long-eared bat, they … Continue reading

Beatson Clark

Magnifico! Beatson Clark Taps Into Italian Craft Beer Market

November 3, 2017

The craft beer sector is booming in Italy, so the new CRAFT BEER ITALY conference and exhibition in Milan is a perfect opportunity for Beatson Clark to showcase its products and services.  Beatson Clark is a leading UK manufacturer of glass packaging and already makes beer bottles for a number … Continue reading

OrderWise

Jessica’s Hard Work Rewarded at OrderWise

November 3, 2017

Saxilby-based software specialist OrderWise has underlined its commitment to staff after rewarding one of its team members with an internal promotion.   Jessica Davy began her career with the company as an accounts software specialist two and a half years ago. After rising through the ranks, she has made the … Continue reading

Bishop Grosseteste University

Tree-mendous Event Will Plant Seeds of Knowledge for Future

November 2, 2017

Two trees will be planted at Bishop Grosseteste University in Lincoln and school children will learn about the importance of trees and forests at an event marking the 800th anniversary of the Charter of the Forest. On the same day The Woodland Trust, a national charity based in Grantham, will … Continue reading

Andrew & Co

New Solicitor at Andrew & Co is Hot Property

October 31, 2017

Andrew & Co Solicitors is continuing to expand with the appointment of commercial property solicitor John Roper. Having qualified as a solicitor in 2004, John has experience in a wide range of commercial property work including landlord and tenant law, sales and acquisitions, options, pre-emption agreements and conditional contracts. He … Continue reading

Secret World Wildlife Rescue

Get into the Christmas Spirit with Secret World this December

October 31, 2017

Secret World Wildlife Rescue in East Huntspill will be holding a series of festive events and activities this December to help young and old get into a jolly mood for the holiday season. With a Santa’s grotto, craft workshops and carol singing, the wildlife rescue charity will be catering for … Continue reading

Supporting Minds

Watch Out, There Are Worry Monsters About!

October 31, 2017

A sold-out craft session at Supporting Minds has given children the chance to create their own ‘worry monster’ in time for Hallowe’en. The workshop, part of a series of creative activities at the counselling service based in Lincoln, aimed to give children the option of creating their own worry monster … Continue reading

Butlers

Butlers Leads the Charge for Electric Vehicles in Lincolnshire

October 30, 2017

A firm in Sleaford has become the first in North Kesteven to install an electrical vehicle chargepoint for public use. Drivers who own an electric vehicle and live or are driving in and around the town can now charge it up at Butlers in Enterprise House on Lions Way. The … Continue reading

Greater Lincolnshire LEP

LEP Welcomes Report’s Call to Embrace Future Technologies

October 30, 2017

The Greater Lincolnshire Local Enterprise Partnership has today welcomed a report which calls on the UK to lead the Fourth Industrial Revolution by embracing digital technology. Professor Juergen Maier, CEO of Siemens, today published the Industrial Digitalisation Review: Made Smarter UK. The report is the result of eight months’ work … Continue reading

Bishop Grosseteste University

Awards for Heritage Sites Where Learning Comes First

October 30, 2017

Writer, historian and TV presenter Dr Lucy Worsley will celebrate the best in heritage education when she presents the Sandford Awards 2017 next month. Palaces, castles, cathedrals and museums are among the 39 UK heritage attractions that have won an award celebrating their excellent educational programmes. Dr Worsley, who is … Continue reading

Children's Bereavement Centre

Children’s Charity Under Threat Following Funding Cut

October 30, 2017

The Children’s Bereavement Centre, which supports children struggling to cope with the loss or death of a loved one, is appealing for help following a decision to cut some of its funding. The charity, based in Newark, works with children and adults living in Nottinghamshire and parts of Lincolnshire, and … Continue reading

St Hugh's Hospital

St Hugh’s Steps In to Save Grimsby Netball Team

October 27, 2017

A netball team which brings together women from the North East Lincolnshire community has been given a fighting chance thanks to a financial throw-in from HMT St Hugh’s Hospital. Kerry Telford, a receptionist at the hospital in Grimsby, approached her colleagues for help after her netball team’s previous sponsor withdrew … Continue reading

OrderWise

OrderWise to Give Expert Advice at Smarter Business Tech LIVE

October 27, 2017

Saxilby-based software specialist OrderWise is hoping to shine a light on the challenges faced by companies when choosing business management software at the Smarter Business Tech LIVE exhibition next month. OrderWise will be exhibiting on the 15th and 16th November at the Manchester Central Complex, providing small and medium-sized businesses … Continue reading

The Elite Fish and Chip Company

Have You Got the Bottle to Name Elite’s New Anniversary Brew?

October 27, 2017

A Lincolnshire chippie is celebrating its anniversary with a bottle of specially brewed beer – and it’s asking its customers to come up with a name for the commemorative brew. The Elite Fish & Chip Company, a family-run fish and chip chain based in Lincolnshire, is calling on its customers … Continue reading

Bishop Grosseteste University

Celebrating a Year of Improving Access to Higher Education

October 26, 2017

A scheme which aims to double the proportion of disadvantaged young people going to university will celebrate its achievements so far at an event in Woodhall Spa next week. LiNCHigher is led in Lincolnshire by Bishop Grosseteste University and is part of a wider national initiative (NCOP) funded by the … Continue reading

Freshtime

Freshtime Four in Line for Quality Award Wins

October 26, 2017

Four of the products created for the Co-op by Freshtime UK have been shortlisted in the prestigious Quality Food Awards which take place next month. The Co-op’s Irresistible King Prawn, Mango & Coconut Noodle Salad and its Vegan Falafel and Houmous Salad are in the running for an award in … Continue reading

Greater Lincolnshire LEP

Robots Take Centre Stage at LEP Business Live

October 23, 2017

Robots and automated machines were the stars of the show at LEP Business Live, which attracted over 400 business people – the highest number ever – to the Lincolnshire Showground on Friday (20th October).  Titan the Robot made an entertaining host and the event featured high-tech exhibits ranging from electric … Continue reading

Secret World Wildlife Rescue

Secret World’s Staff and Supporters Had a Ball!

October 20, 2017

Secret World Wildlife Rescue in East Huntspill held its annual charity ball at the Webbington Hotel earlier this month and raised over £8,000. This year’s event was themed as The Ugly Bug Ball and celebrated the charity’s 25 years of wildlife rescue and rehabilitation work. Mike Dilger, best known for … Continue reading

Greater Lincolnshire LEP

High-tech Businesses Flourishing in Greater Lincolnshire

October 20, 2017

The number of high-tech businesses in Greater Lincolnshire increased by 20% to 1,500 between 2010 and 2015 as the region continued to embrace new technology. In the same period approximately 1,600 jobs were created in high-tech sectors, bringing the total number of high-tech jobs in Greater Lincolnshire to around 10,000. … Continue reading

Greater Lincolnshire LEP

Affordable Housing Scheme to Open in Skegness

October 19, 2017

The latest development in a scheme to provide much needed affordable rural housing will be opened in Skegness next week. Saxon Fields consists of 168 new homes and a community hub facility which has been made possible thanks to the Unlocking Rural Housing Programme run by the Greater Lincolnshire Local … Continue reading

St Hugh's Hospital

Grimsby Cycling Community Rides with the Pros

October 19, 2017

Professional cyclists from six teams joined more than 70 avid cyclists of all ages and abilities on a ride through the Lincolnshire Wolds on Saturday 14th October. JLT Condor rider Graham Briggs and his former teammate Dean Downing were joined by Connor Swift (Madison Genesis), Tom Stewart (ONE Pro Cycling), … Continue reading

OrderWise

OrderWise Director Named Business Person of the Year

October 18, 2017

Saxilby-based software specialist OrderWise is celebrating after Managing Director and founder David Hallam was named Business Person of the Year at the Lincolnshire Media Business Awards 2017. Businesses from across the county gathered for a dazzling ceremony at the EPIC Centre at the Lincolnshire Showground, before being presented with their … Continue reading

VisionDrive

Prestigious Startup Award for Lincoln Logistics Specialists

October 18, 2017

Celebrations lasted long into the night as Lincoln-based vehicle specialist VisionDrive took home the Startup Business of the Year title at the Lincolnshire Media Business Awards yesterday (Tuesday). Facing stiff competition from across the county, the company exceeded expectations by bagging the award after just 14 months in business. VisionDrive, … Continue reading

Butlers

Shooting Star Sparks Butlers’ Interest

October 18, 2017

Following a recent rebrand, Lincolnshire-based electrical installation business Butlers has appointed Shooting Star to promote its services to both commercial and domestic clients. Butlers, or Ray Butlers Ltd as it was formerly known, is a family-owned business which provides electricians, electrical engineers and electrical installation services to homes and business … Continue reading

Team Ricky & Ryan

Ricky and Ryan End Championship in Third Place

October 16, 2017

Ricky Stevens and Ryan Charlwood were unable to race in the last round of the Hyundai Heavy Industries British Sidecar Championship but still managed to finish the season in third place overall.  Driver Ricky, from Portsmouth, and passenger Ryan, from Dover, have had a challenging championship marred by technical difficulties. … Continue reading

JG Speedfit Kawasaki

High-speed Crash Ends Leon’s Fight for 2017 Championship

October 15, 2017

Leon Haslam’s bid for the 2017 MCE British Superbike Championship ended in heartache at Brands Hatch earlier today when bad luck saw him finish the season with a broken wrist and ankle and third place overall in the championship standings. In what proved to be a disappointing weekend, Haslam posted … Continue reading

Beatson Clark

Apothecary Range is Perfect Fit for Booming Craft Spirits Sector

October 13, 2017

The craft spirits sector is booming in the UK – and more and more artisan distillers are turning to Beatson Clark’s apothecary range of bottles to ensure their product stands out on the shelf. Forty-five more distilleries opened in 2016, taking the total to 273, as consumers develop a taste … Continue reading

Secret World Wildlife Rescue

Bristol Children Go Nuts for Secret World!

October 13, 2017

Nature-loving children from Bristol have been foraging seeds and nuts for the animals at Secret World Wildlife Rescue in Somerset. Greenbank Forest School Childminding was founded in 2014 by Mike Williams and Charissa de Zeeuw. The couple operates a childminding practice with a forest school ethos which means they take … Continue reading

Greater Lincolnshire LEP

Hockey Star to Speak at LEP Property Dinner in London

October 13, 2017

Lincolnshire’s Olympic gold medallist Georgie Twigg MBE will be the guest speaker at a dinner hosted in London later this month by the Greater Lincolnshire Local Enterprise Partnership. The LEP is to host its annual property dinner on Thursday 19th October at the Mayfair Hotel in London during MIPIM UK, … Continue reading

Washingborough Hall

Washingborough Hall in Line for Best Loved Hotel of the Year

October 13, 2017

Washingborough Hall near Lincoln has been shortlisted for Hotel of the Year in the Best Loved Hotels Awards 2017/18 after winning the East of England category. Best Loved Hotel Awards are designed to celebrate and showcase excellence across Best Loved properties throughout Britain and Ireland. Nominations opened in June 2017 … Continue reading

LACE Housing

Multiple Nominations for Nick at LACE Housing

October 13, 2017

LACE Housing Chief Executive Nick Chambers has been announced as a finalist in the Business Person of the Year category of the Lincolnshire Media Business Awards. Nick, who has worked at LACE Housing for more than 25 years, was nominated for the accolade by his colleagues and peers in recognition … Continue reading

Bishop Grosseteste University

Mystery Plays Archive Finds New Home at BGU

October 12, 2017

An archive tracing the Lincoln Mystery Plays back to their modern revival in 1969 has been launched at Bishop Grosseteste University in Lincoln. The Lincoln Mystery Plays Archive (incorporating the Keith Ramsay Collection) has now been preserved, catalogued and curated by Susan Rodda, Collections Librarian at BGU, and Claire Lamb. … Continue reading

Supporting Minds

Tea and a Chat to Celebrate Three Years of Supporting Minds

October 12, 2017

They say there’s not much that can’t be solved with a good cup of tea and a chat. So that’s just how Lincoln-based counselling service Supporting Minds celebrated World Mental Health Day (Tuesday 10th October) as it reached its third birthday. To coincide with World Mental Health Day 2014, owner … Continue reading

Secret World Wildlife Rescue

Go Wild at Secret World this Half-Term

October 11, 2017

Secret World Wildlife Rescue in East Huntspill, Somerset, has planned a series of events to entertain animal-loving children and their parents this October half-term. The wildlife charity will be opening its doors for three days during the school holidays and providing lots of fun for children who want to explore … Continue reading

St Hugh's Hospital

Dementia Choir Sings for its Supper

October 10, 2017

A Cleethorpes choir, which is supported by HMT St Hugh’s Hospital in Grimsby, is appealing for more volunteers so it can continue to help people living with dementia. The Memory Lane Choir, run by North East Lincolnshire community group Friendship at Home, was inspired by the Musical Memories Choir in … Continue reading

Truelove Property

Open House as Truelove Celebrates Colwick Development

October 10, 2017

Lincoln-based Truelove Property & Construction is set to pop the champagne corks as it opens the doors of its latest housing development in Colwick, Nottingham this weekend. The company is unveiling 15 new four-bedroom homes at open day events on Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th October. The homes, at Daleside … Continue reading

OrderWise

OrderWise Goes from Strength to Strength with New Appointments

October 10, 2017

Adding to its already impressive year of award nominations and wins, Saxilby-based software company OrderWise is continuing its long-running trend of expansion with four more new recruits. In line with the company’s nomination for the Education, Training and Skills Award at this year’s Lincolnshire Media Business Awards, and the announcement … Continue reading

JG Speedfit Kawasaki

JG Speedfit Kawasaki Prepare for Title Fight at Brands!

October 9, 2017

Leon Haslam and the JG Speedfit Kawasaki team are preparing for the title fight of their careers this weekend (13th to 15th October) as they head to Brands Hatch for the final round of the MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship. The Derbyshire rider has finished second in BSB three times … Continue reading

Greater Lincolnshire LEP

Robots to Take Over LEP Business Live This Month

October 9, 2017

Visitors to LEP Business Live on 20th October will get a glimpse of a high-tech future as robots and high-tech machines take over the EPIC Centre at the Lincolnshire Showground. Star of the show at the Greater Lincolnshire Local Enterprise Partnership’s annual conference and networking event will be Titan the … Continue reading

The Elite Fish and Chip Company

The Elite Makes Call For Marine Sustainability

October 9, 2017

“It’s time for fish and chip shops to become more sustainable!” That’s the message for National Seafood Week from The Elite Fish & Chip Company, the Lincolnshire-based and family-run fish and chip chain that currently runs four out of the five sustainable chippies in the county. The Elite is Marine … Continue reading

Secret World Wildlife Rescue

Secret World Rescues Rare Bat

October 5, 2017

A rare grey long-eared bat has been rescued by Secret World Wildlife Rescue in East Huntspill, Somerset. Secret World recently admitted the young bat that had been found grounded by a member of the public and handed over to a vet in Williton. Upon closer inspection, the bat was found … Continue reading

Team Ricky & Ryan

Ricky and Ryan’s Podium Ambitions Cut Short by Accident

October 2, 2017

Sidecar duo Ricky Stevens and Ryan Charlwood crashed out of Sunday’s race in dramatic fashion, putting an end to their dreams of a Dutch win. The double British F1 Sidecar champions were racing at the TT circuit in Assen in the Netherlands this weekend in the penultimate round of the … Continue reading

Andrew & Co

Andrew & Co Solicitors Raise the Bar for Charity

October 2, 2017

Wearing novelty jumpers and baking cakes aren’t normally part of the day job for a solicitor, but staff at Andrew & Co Solicitors have done all this and more in aid of the Children’s Bereavement Centre in Newark. They have raised £2,500 for the charity which provides support to hundreds … Continue reading

Secret World Wildlife Rescue

Charity Guitar Auction Ends on a High Note

October 2, 2017

Secret World Wildlife Rescue in East Huntspill, Somerset, is set to receive a donation to the tune of £800 following the sale of an electric guitar signed by Brian May. Red Badger Records auctioned 10 electric guitars signed by Queen guitarist Brian May earlier this month in aid of 10 … Continue reading

JG Speedfit Kawasaki

Haslam Extends Lead at the Top of the Table by Ten Points

October 1, 2017

Leon Haslam and the JG Speedfit Kawasaki team edged one step closer to the 2017 MCE British Superbike Championship at TT Circuit Assen earlier today (Sunday). The Derbyshire rider claimed first and third place finishes to extend his lead in the title race from 22 to 32 points with just … Continue reading

East Lindsey District Council

New Films to Boost the Beautiful Wolds

September 29, 2017

As Lincolnshire Day approaches (1st October), East Lindsey District Council has today launched three new films to help boost tourism in the area.  The short films, made by Lincoln-based video production company Electric Egg, were premiered at a private screening at the Kinema in the Woods, Woodhall Spa in front … Continue reading

Secret World Wildlife Rescue

JN Bentley Team Comes to the Rescue of Orphaned Rabbits

September 29, 2017

An animal carer from Secret World Wildlife Rescue in East Huntspill, Somerset, is currently hand-rearing three orphaned rabbits which were found on a construction site in Yeovil. While working on a National Grid Valve project in Yeovil, a JN Bentley crew found some baby rabbits close to where they were … Continue reading

Bishop Grosseteste University

Trainee Teachers On their Toes for Visit from Strictly Judge Darcey

September 29, 2017

Ballerina and Strictly Come Dancing judge Darcey Bussell CBE will be passing on some dance tips to trainee teachers at Bishop Grosseteste University in Lincoln on Monday (2nd October). Darcey will be visiting the university to promote DDMIX for Schools – a full-body aerobic workout for children based on a … Continue reading

Secret World Wildlife Rescue

Injured Swan Given a Second Chance

September 27, 2017

An injured swan that was found by chance and brought into Secret World Wildlife Rescue in East Huntspill, Somerset, has earnt herself the nickname Serendipity. Serendipity, which means ‘events happening by chance in a beneficial way’, was found alone in the middle of a road in Glastonbury at around 7am … Continue reading

Bournemouth Kawasaki

Bournemouth Kawasaki Racing Announces Rider Line-up for 2018

September 27, 2017

Bournemouth Kawasaki Racing (JG Speedfit Kawasaki) has today (27th September) announced that Leon Haslam and Luke Mossey will remain with the team and spearhead its assault on the 2018 British Superbike Championship.  2016 BSB runner-up and current leader of the 2017 MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship Leon Haslam has signed … Continue reading

JG Speedfit Kawasaki

Haslam Looking to Extend Championship Lead at Assen

September 25, 2017

This weekend the JG Speedfit Kawasaki team make their annual overseas visit to Assen, Holland for the penultimate round of the 2017 MCE British Superbike Championship. Fresh from his win at Oulton Park, Leon Haslam will be looking to increase his 22-point lead at the top of the championship table … Continue reading

Bishop Grosseteste University

BGU Takes Centre Stage as TED Talks Come to Lincoln

September 25, 2017

Lincoln is to host its first ever TEDx event next month – and two academics from Bishop Grosseteste University will be among the speakers. The theme of TEDx Brayford on 28th October will be Past, Present and Future, and the event will take place at The Collection and Usher Gallery. … Continue reading

Team Ricky & Ryan

Ricky and Ryan Eyeing Top Step of the Podium in Assen

September 25, 2017

Double British F1 Sidecar champions Ricky Stevens and Ryan Charlwood will be heading overseas to the TT circuit in Assen in the Netherlands for the penultimate round of the Hyundai Heavy Industries British Sidecar Championship. Sidecar driver Ricky, from Portsmouth, and his passenger Ryan, from Dover, may have failed to … Continue reading

Freshtime

Freshtime Crowned Co-op Community Champions

September 25, 2017

Leading food-to-go and fresh produce business Freshtime has been recognised for its extensive work in the community at the 10th annual Co-op Pioneer Awards. The Boston-based company was awarded Pioneer in the Community at the ceremony, which was held at Manchester Central Convention Complex on Thursday 14th September. Over the … Continue reading

Bishop Grosseteste University

BGU Gets Behind Gothic-themed Lincoln Book Festival

September 21, 2017

The Lincoln Book Festival is ‘Going Gothic’ this year and Bishop Grosseteste University is sponsoring a variety of events during the week from 25th to 30th September.  The festival invites visitors to explore the Gothic at events celebrating the genre throughout the city. Literature, history, art and architecture are all … Continue reading

Mon Ami

Mon Ami In Line for More Awards

September 19, 2017

Lincolnshire’s outstanding childcare group Mon Ami Children’s Nurseries is in line for another raft of awards. The company has been shortlisted in three categories in the Nursery Management Today National Nursery Awards 2017: Nursery Group of the Year, Nursery Nurse of the Year (Julie Crowther) and Operations / Regional Manager … Continue reading

Bishop Grosseteste University

BGU Librarian Shortlisted for Gay Times Honours

September 19, 2017

A librarian at Bishop Grosseteste University in Lincoln is in line for a prestigious Gay Times award for her work to raise the profile of LGBT people working in STEM fields (science, technology, engineering and maths). Dr Beth Hellen, who took up her role as Systems Librarian at BGU last … Continue reading

Washingborough Hall

Washingborough Hall Opens New Six-bed Extension

September 18, 2017

Washingborough Hall near Lincoln has opened a new six-bedroom extension at its Grade II listed country house hotel taking the total number of rooms from 14 to 20. In response to growing demand from leisure and business travellers, owners Edward and Lucy Herring decided to transform their former private residence … Continue reading

Marmalade Trust

Amy Perrin Shortlisted for NatWest Great British Entrepreneur Awards

September 18, 2017

The founder of Bristol-based loneliness charity Marmalade Trust, Amy Perrin, has been shortlisted for the 2017 NatWest Great British Entrepreneur Awards in the Entrepreneur for Good category. Amy said: “I’m really honoured to have been nominated for these awards and with over a 1,000 entries across categories, I am truly … Continue reading

JG Speedfit Kawasaki

JG Speedfit Kawasaki Reignites Championship Challenge

September 17, 2017

Leon Haslam and the JG Speedfit Kawasaki team reignited their MCE British Superbike Championship challenge at Oulton Park this weekend with first and second place finishes reinstating the Derbyshire rider at the top of the championship table.  The changeable weather conditions at the Cheshire circuit again played a major role, … Continue reading

Secret World Wildlife Rescue

Come On Let’s Crawl to Secret World’s Ugly Bug Ball!

September 15, 2017

Secret World Wildlife Rescue in East Huntspill will be holding an extra special charity ball in October to mark its silver jubilee. The annual event, this year themed as The Ugly Bug Ball, will celebrate 25 years of wildlife rescue and rehabilitation work and guests are being encouraged to come … Continue reading

Greater Lincolnshire LEP

LEP Event Looks to the Future of Robotics

September 15, 2017

An international expert in robots will be talking about exciting new developments in robotics, automation and artificial intelligence (AI) at LEP Business Live next month. Mike Wilson, Sales and Marketing Manager for ABB Robotics and Chairman of the British Automation and Robot Association (BARA), has been announced as one of the … Continue reading

Andrew & Co

Andrew & Co Solicitors Bolsters Commercial & Corporate Team

September 15, 2017

Andrew & Co Solicitors has strengthened its Corporate & Commercial team with the appointment of three new legal experts. Paul Simpson has joined the team as Associate Solicitor along with paralegal Elliot Varnam and Natalia Fryda, who started working at the firm in 2014 as a trainee and is due … Continue reading

The Fitness Space

Star Athlete Declan Bennett Partners with Lincoln Gym

September 13, 2017

Record breaking multi-medallist athlete Declan Bennett has partnered with The Fitness Space, Lincoln to train for his next set of challenges. Declan recently won eight medals at the World Transplant Games and another eight at the British Transplant Games while smashing several world records in swimming and track events. Savvas … Continue reading

LACE Housing

Retirement Retreats Set to be a Hit in Skegness

September 12, 2017

Specialist Lincolnshire-based housing provider LACE Housing has officially opened its brand new £2m affordable housing development, which includes its first ever holiday apartment. Chapman Court, comprising 17 affordable retirement apartments and a holiday home for older people, is situated on Scarbrough Avenue in Skegness and was formally unveiled today (Tuesday … Continue reading

VisionDrive

Lincoln Vehicle Movement Specialists Move Up a Gear

September 12, 2017

Lincoln-based vehicle specialist VisionDrive is moving up a gear by hiring five new members of staff. VisionDrive, the brainchild of directors Ian Smith and Jack Davies, was founded in August 2016 and operates a vehicle transportation fleet specialising in single vehicle movements. The new recruits are Terri Lamb, who joins … Continue reading

North Kesteven Academy

New Look for Rebranded North Kesteven Academy

September 11, 2017

North Kesteven Academy in North Hykeham near Lincoln celebrated the launch of its new name and new branding today (Monday). Students returning to the former North Kesteven School last week were welcomed with a new logo and bright new signage. The academy has a new motto – ‘Think excellence’ – … Continue reading

Children's Bereavement Centre

Children’s Charity Holds 10th Annual Bereavement Camp

September 11, 2017

A group of young people dealing with the loss of someone close to them enjoyed a well deserved break at the Children’s Bereavement Centre’s residential bereavement camp. On Friday 28th July 21 children and young people aged between six and 18 arrived at the White Hall Outdoor Education Centre in … Continue reading

JG Speedfit Kawasaki

Bittersweet Showdown Decider for JG Speedfit Kawasaki

September 10, 2017

The ninth round of the 2017 MCE British Superbike Championship proved to be bittersweet for JG Speedfit Kawasaki with Leon Haslam securing his Showdown position but Luke Mossey agonisingly missing out. With three races over the course of the meeting at Silverstone, qualifying for Saturday’s race saw Haslam qualify in … Continue reading

Shooting Star

Four Lincolnshire Businesses Hoping for Awards Success

September 7, 2017

Four Lincolnshire businesses are celebrating after hearing they have been nominated for the prestigious Midlands Family Business Awards. Software specialist OrderWise has been shortlisted for two categories – Family Business of the Year and Employer of the Year – and Lincoln-based sign, print and vehicle livery specialist Allen Signs is … Continue reading

North Kesteven Academy

New Look for Rebranded North Kesteven Academy

September 6, 2017

Schools have opened their doors this week after the summer break, and students in North Kesteven are coming back to find a fresh new look in the classroom. North Kesteven School has now rebranded as North Kesteven Academy, and students returning to school this week have been welcomed with a … Continue reading

JG Speedfit Kawasaki

JG Speedfit Kawasaki Prepare to Do Battle in Showdown Decider

September 5, 2017

JG Speedfit Kawasaki’s Luke Mossey is hoping to return to racing in the MCE BSB British Superbike Championship this weekend (8th to 10th September) with the aim of securing a position in the Showdown. For the first time in the history of the championship, there is not a single rider … Continue reading

Truelove Property

Truelove Celebrates Next Barton Phase with Open House Event

September 5, 2017

Lincoln-based Truelove Property & Construction will open the doors of its latest housing development in Barton-upon-Humber this weekend. The company is revealing five of its new homes at open day events on Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th September. This follows the sale of the first phase of four luxury homes … Continue reading

Selectec

Selectec Continues EMEA Expansion Strategy with Foldr Distribution Agreement

September 4, 2017

Select Technology Ltd (Selectec), an award-winning software developer and distributor, has announced it will be distributing Foldr, a hybrid cloud application developed by Minnow IT, that allows unified access to files and folders whether on-premise or in the cloud. Selectec will be promoting the product throughout Europe, the Middle East … Continue reading

OrderWise

National Tech Award Nomination for OrderWise Director

September 4, 2017

To add to an already award-winning year, software specialist OrderWise is celebrating once again as Managing Director and founder David Hallam has been nominated for a Tech Leaders Award. David has been shortlisted for Business Leader of the Year alongside companies such as FDM Group, Semaphone and Adthena. The award … Continue reading

Secret World Wildlife Rescue

IKEA Steps In with Bags of Help for Wildlife Charity

September 1, 2017

When Secret World Wildlife Rescue in East Huntspill, Somerset, put an appeal on social media, the team at IKEA in Reading decided to come to the rescue. On 24th August Secret World put a post on its social media pages asking if their supporters had any IKEA blue bags they … Continue reading

Greater Lincolnshire LEP

Record-Breaking Polar Explorer to Speak at LEP Business Live

August 31, 2017

Polar explorer and motivational speaker Ann Daniels will be the keynote speaker at the annual LEP Business Live conference in October. One of the first women in history to reach the North and South Poles as part of all women teams, Ann is a world record holder and one of … Continue reading

OrderWise

Five New Faces Join the OrderWise Team

August 25, 2017

Continuing its trend of expansion, Lincolnshire-based software company OrderWise has hired five new recruits to join the team. The ever-growing company is one of the UK and Ireland’s leading suppliers of dedicated business management software and its high rate of employment is a testament to its increasing demand within the industry. … Continue reading

North Kesteven Academy

Innovation at North Kesteven Academy Secures Excellent Results

August 25, 2017

North Kesteven Academy students have achieved excellent GCSE results once again. Over 66% of all students achieved five A* to C GCSE passes or their equivalent in the new grading system. English remains a huge strength at NK and, once again, students have performed well above national averages. They achieved … Continue reading

Greater Lincolnshire LEP

Conference to Look to the Future for Manufacturing

August 23, 2017

Manufacturing in action will be the theme for the Greater Lincolnshire Manufacturing Conference taking place at the University of Lincoln on Friday 15th September. Bookings are now being taken for the event, which is expected to attract 200 business leaders from the manufacturing and engineering sector across Greater Lincolnshire and … Continue reading

Andrew & Co

Advice to Bikers Following Fatality Rise

August 22, 2017

Motor law expert at Andrew & Co Solicitors Michael Pace is advising bikers not to become another road accident victim by improving their rider skills. In 2015, 16 motorcyclists were killed on Lincolnshire’s roads which is an increase from 10 the previous year. So far this year, seven people have … Continue reading

Freshtime

Freshtime Five in the Running for National Recognition

August 21, 2017

Five of the products created for Spar by leading food-to-go and fresh produce business Freshtime have been nominated in the national Local Shop Quality Food Awards. Spar’s Falafels & Spicy Houmous have been nominated in the Chilled category and its Sweet Potato Wedges have been nominated in the Fresh Produce … Continue reading

Team Ricky & Ryan

Cadwell Park a Damp Squib for Ricky and Ryan

August 21, 2017

Double British F1 Sidecar champions Ricky Stevens and Ryan Charlwood were to race for the first time at Cadwell Park for round eight of the Hyundai Heavy Industries British Sidecar Championship this weekend but their endeavours were cut short. Sidecar driver Ricky, from Portsmouth, and his passenger Ryan, from Dover, … Continue reading

JG Speedfit Kawasaki

Highs and Lows for JG Speedfit Kawasaki at Cadwell Park

August 20, 2017

The JG Speedfit Kawasaki team experienced both ups and downs at Cadwell Park – the venue for round eight of the 2017 MCE British Superbike Championship – with Leon Haslam winning the first race but crashing out of the second. With team-mate Luke Mossey sitting out the meeting owing to … Continue reading

OrderWise

Lifesaving Charity Quiz Raises Cash for LIVES

August 17, 2017

OrderWise’s first charity quiz night proved a success, raising over £180 in aid of Lincolnshire-based charity LIVES. The Saxilby-based software specialist welcomed over 50 guests to its newly launched staff café inside the company’s £1.3 million premises for its charity quiz night, which raised over £180 for LIVES through quiz entries, … Continue reading

MotoNovo Finance

MotoNovo Finance Fuels JG Speedfit’s Championship Bid

August 17, 2017

MotoNovo Finance is now an official sponsor of the JG Speedfit Kawasaki British Superbike (BSB) team.  The market-leading independent financer was keen to join forces with the Bournemouth Kawasaki-owned team in recognition of its commitment to the motorcycle industry. Julian Oliver, MotoNovo’s National Motorcycle Manager, said: “We are excited to … Continue reading

LACE Housing

Eighty-Two New Homes on the Horizon at LACE Housing

August 16, 2017

Planning permission has been granted for three new developments by Lincolnshire housing and support service provider LACE Housing. After securing a £2.6m bid from the government’s Homes and Communities Agency as part of its Shared Ownership and Affordable Homes Programme earlier in the year, the association is progressing with contracts … Continue reading

JG Speedfit Kawasaki

JG Speedfit Kawasaki Aiming to Get Back on Top at Cadwell

August 15, 2017

JG Speedfit Kawasaki’s Leon Haslam will be looking for another double podium when the team travels to Cadwell Park this weekend for round eight of the MCE BSB British Superbike Championship (18th to 20th August). Haslam dominated the round at Cadwell Park in 2016, coming second in race one and … Continue reading

Bishop Grosseteste University

Clear Advice to Students from BGU on A-level Results Day

August 15, 2017

With A-level results day looming, Bishop Grosseteste University’s admissions team is poised and ready to guide students through the Clearing process. If you haven’t quite achieved the grades you need for your first-choice university or if you’ve done better than expected, it’s not too late to apply to through Clearing. … Continue reading

East Lindsey District Council

Tourism Boom Benefits Lincolnshire Wolds Businesses

August 15, 2017

Whether its walking, cycling or enjoying the surrounding unspoilt landscapes, it seems more people than ever are visiting the Lincolnshire Wolds. A visitor report recently commissioned by East Lindsey District Council, has revealed the huge impact of tourism in the Wolds and surrounding market towns. From 2014 to 2016, the … Continue reading

Team Ricky & Ryan

Ricky and Ryan Off to Conquer Unfamiliar Circuit

August 14, 2017

Double British F1 Sidecar champions Ricky Stevens and Ryan Charlwood will be racing for the first time at Cadwell Park for round eight of the Hyundai Heavy Industries British Sidecar Championship this weekend. Sidecar driver Ricky Stevens, from Portsmouth, and his passenger Ryan Charlwood, from Dover, have tested at the … Continue reading

St Hugh's Hospital

Cyclists Climb the Ranks Thanks to St Hugh’s

August 10, 2017

The next generation of cycling pros are racing ahead in their careers with help from HMT St Hugh’s Hospital in Grimsby. Keiran Hotson (18) and Joe Laverick (16) are among the latest graduates of the NE Lindsey Go-Ride Club heading for the next level in their cycling careers. Since 2014 … Continue reading

The Elite Fish and Chip Company

Eight More Medals for Unstoppable Athletics Star Declan

August 10, 2017

Swimmer and track and field athlete Declan Bennett from Woodhall Spa has brought home an abundance of medals after triumphing at this year’s British Transplant Games. On the back of his eight-medal success at The World Transplant Games last month, Declan Bennett (18) is celebrating once again after winning another … Continue reading

OrderWise

OrderWise Launches Brand New Retail Software

August 8, 2017

Saxilby-based software specialists, OrderWise has recently unveiled its newly developed and feature-rich Store EPOS (electronic point of sale) software. The latest version of the software boasts a new user interface and up-to-the-minute technology, allowing users to benefit from cutting-edge till point implementation, improved cashflow and an all-round easier-to-use system. Director … Continue reading

Team Ricky & Ryan

Mixed Results for Ricky and Ryan at Thruxton

August 7, 2017

Double British F1 Sidecar champions Ricky Stevens and Ryan Charlwood secured another podium finish at round seven of the Hyundai Heavy Industries British Sidecar Championship this weekend. Sidecar driver Ricky Stevens, from Portsmouth, and his passenger Ryan Charlwood, from Dover, had hoped to repeat last year’s double win on their … Continue reading

JG Speedfit Kawasaki

Mixed Fortunes for JG Speedfit Kawasaki at Thruxton

August 6, 2017

There were mixed fortunes for the Bournemouth-based JG Speedfit Kawasaki team this weekend as they resumed their challenge for the 2017 MCE British Superbike Championship at their local Thruxton circuit. It proved to be a challenging meeting with Luke Mossey ruled out due to injury following a heavy crash in … Continue reading

Secret World Wildlife Rescue

Secret World Volunteer Takes Fundraising to New Heights

August 4, 2017

Sue Wells, a long-standing volunteer at Secret World Wildlife Rescue, has raised £515 for the charity by walking the famous Inca Trail in Peru. Sue Wells became a Secret World volunteer eight years ago after attending the Healing Weekend. She started as a response driver then five years ago, as … Continue reading

Bishop Grosseteste University

Research Boosted at BGU as Five Earn Promotions

August 3, 2017

Bishop Grosseteste University in Lincoln has appointed a professor and four readers from among its academic staff in recognition of their research work. Dr Kate Adams in the university’s Research and Innovation Centre becomes a professor, while Dr Jack Cunningham and Dr Sibylle Erle in the School of Humanities and … Continue reading

Freshtime

Freshtime Delivers Fourth Annual Fun Club

August 1, 2017

Pupils at Carlton Road Academy in Boston have enjoyed a summer term of foodie fun thanks to leading fresh and chilled food producer Freshtime UK. The company’s Head of Corporate Social Responsibility and Agronomy Mel Miles, Development Chef Luke Pearson, and Managing Director Steve Evans have delivered five sessions throughout … Continue reading

VisionDrive

Lincoln Vehicle Transport Specialist Signs Deal With GEFCO

August 1, 2017

An emphasis on standards, service and ambitious growth plans have sealed the deal as Lincoln’s VisionDrive has signed a prime partner agreement with international logistics company GEFCO, global player in industrial logistics. VisionDrive is the brainchild of directors Ian Smith and Jack Davies. Founded in August 2016, it operates a … Continue reading

Greater Lincolnshire LEP

LEP Recruits Health Expert as Newest Board Director

July 31, 2017

A former health and social care professor has been recruited as a health sector expert to the Greater Lincolnshire Local Enterprise Partnership board. Dean Fathers will bring knowledge and expertise of the health and care sector to the LEP, a private sector-led organisation which works to create sustainable economic growth … Continue reading

JG Speedfit Kawasaki

JG Speedfit Kawasaki Looking for Podium Finishes at Thruxton

July 31, 2017

JG Speedfit Kawasaki are aiming to get their season back on track at Thruxton this weekend (4th to 6th August) with Leon Haslam and Luke Mossey intent on securing some more podium finishes. With Mossey and Haslam currently second and third in the MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship standings, behind … Continue reading

Team Ricky & Ryan

Ricky and Ryan Hoping to Capitalise on Home Ground Advantage

July 31, 2017

Double British F1 Sidecar champions Ricky Stevens and Ryan Charlwood are on their way to Thruxton for round 7 of the Hyundai Heavy Industries British Sidecar Championship with one goal in mind: to finish on the top step of the podium. Sidecar driver Ricky Stevens, from Portsmouth, and his passenger … Continue reading

Secret World Wildlife Rescue

‘Big Daddy’ Fathers Next Generation of Rare Harvest Mice

July 28, 2017

A tiny harvest mouse from Secret World Wildlife Rescue in East Huntspill, Somerset is living up to its impressive nickname by ensuring his species continues. The ‘Big Daddy’ is the smallest and rarest mouse found in Britain, and weighs so little that the stems of the flowers it likes to … Continue reading

Secret World Wildlife Rescue

New Faces at Secret World

July 28, 2017

Three new members of staff have joined the Secret World Wildlife Rescue team this month. Gemma Clark has been appointed as the Fundraising and Events Coordinator, Laura Durrant as the Community and Regular Giving Fundraising Officer and Ellie Wallace as the Learning and Engagement Officer. Samantha Hannay, Head of External … Continue reading

LACE Housing

Anne is the New Face at LACE

July 26, 2017

With several developments nearing completion throughout the county, leading Lincolnshire housing provider LACE Housing has appointed Anne Graves as its new Operations Manager. Having worked in social housing for almost a quarter of a century, Anne joins the team following her role as Head of Tenancy Services for Midlands housing … Continue reading

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