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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

Greater Lincolnshire LEP

Annual Report Reveals Economic Impact of LEP

July 25, 2017

The Greater Lincolnshire Local Enterprise Partnership has secured more than £307 million to support major growth initiatives across the area since it was set up in 2011. The Greater Lincolnshire economy has grown in the past year by £200 million in real terms, with 80,000 businesses generating almost £21 billion … Continue reading

OrderWise

OrderWise Staff to Tough Out the Mud for Charity

July 25, 2017

Six brave men and women from OrderWise are set to get dragged through the mud in one of the UK’s toughest obstacle courses, in a bid to raise money for charity. The ‘Curlo’s Heroes’ Simon Flood, Lou Viner, Phil Curling, Carl Newboult, Denise Ward and Jordan Parker will head to … Continue reading

Heritage Upholstery

Heritage Upholstery Set to Become Market Leader

July 24, 2017

A Lincolnshire-based online upholstery business is hoping to become the first in the UK to offer a 3D modelling and prototyping service to furniture manufacturers and restorers worldwide. Heritage Upholstery has been awarded an innovation voucher worth £3,780 by the University of Lincoln, as part of the ERDF (European Regional … Continue reading

Team Ricky & Ryan

Ricky and Ryan Finally Back on Track

July 24, 2017

Double British F1 Sidecar champions Ricky Stevens and Ryan Charlwood were competing in round 6 of the Hyundai Heavy Industries British Sidecar Championship, and despite a rocky start the pair had bounced back by the end of the weekend. Sidecar driver Ricky Stevens, from Portsmouth, and his passenger Ryan Charlwood, … Continue reading

JG Speedfit Kawasaki

Haslam Makes Welcome Return to the Podium

July 23, 2017

JG Speedfit Kawasaki continued their assault on the 2017 MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship with Leon Haslam and Luke Mossey in action on the iconic Brands Hatch Grand Prix circuit. Haslam secured a valuable podium in race one and, with both riders scoring some solid points, Mossey and the ‘Pocket … Continue reading

Truelove Property

Young Showjumper Selected for European Championships

July 20, 2017

Teenage showjumping star Holly Truelove will be representing Great Britain at the European Showjumping Championships next month. Sponsored by Lincoln-based building firm Truelove Property & Construction, Holly (14), from Worlaby, near Brigg and her 11-year-old horse Golly Girl will compete in The Children and Junior European Championships in Slovakia. The … Continue reading

Andrew & Co

Andrew & Co Awarded Property Team of the Year

July 20, 2017

The Residential Property Team at Andrew & Co Solicitors have won a prestigious national award. The firm, which has offices in Lincoln and Newark, secured the title of Property Team of the Year at the Modern Law Conveyancing Awards 2017. They were up against five other practices from across the … Continue reading

Greater Lincolnshire LEP

LEP Tackles Challenges at First Utilities Summit

July 20, 2017

Seventy key figures from business, the utilities sector, national government and local councils came together on Tuesday (18th July) for the first Utilities Summit organised by the Greater Lincolnshire Local Enterprise Partnership. Access to utilities like water, gas and electricity is one of the main issues facing businesses in Greater … Continue reading

OrderWise

Seven New Faces Join Growing OrderWise Team

July 19, 2017

Some would say it’s getting a little crowded at Saxilby software specialist OrderWise, but the company would beg to differ as it welcomes seven new starters.   Having turned over a record-breaking £7.6m during 2016 / 2017, and with a new on-site café now open, the firm continues to revel … Continue reading

Duncan & Toplis

Niall Takes Director Title at Duncan & Toplis

July 18, 2017

Chartered accountancy firm Duncan & Toplis has underlined its commitment to staff development by promoting a Senior Manager at its Loughborough office to Director. Niall Kingsley, who has been with the firm for nearly 15 years, has been assisting in the management of the Loughborough office since April 2016. Niall … Continue reading

The Elite Fish and Chip Company

Elite Scoops National Family Business Award at Wembley!

July 17, 2017

The Elite Fish & Chip Company is celebrating after winning the Big Heart category at this year’s National Family Business Awards. Staff from the family-run fish and chip chain headed down to Wembley Arena for this year’s NFBAs on Saturday night (15th July) after being named as finalists in the Best … Continue reading

JG Speedfit Kawasaki

JG Speedfit Kawasaki Hoping for a Brilliant Brands!

July 17, 2017

The undulating arena of the full Brands Hatch GP circuit in Kent is the challenge for JG Speedfit Kawasaki this weekend (21st to 23rd July) as the team looks to get back to winning ways. Current championship leader Luke Mossey has historically performed well at the legendary circuit having claimed … Continue reading

Team Ricky & Ryan

Ricky and Ryan in Fighting Mood for Brands Hatch

July 17, 2017

Double British F1 Sidecar champions Ricky Stevens and Ryan Charlwood have had a difficult Hyundai Heavy Industries British Sidecar Championship so far, but are refusing to let technical difficulties and injury dampen their spirits. Sidecar driver Ricky Stevens, from Portsmouth, and his passenger Ryan Charlwood, from Dover, are heading to … Continue reading

Bishop Grosseteste University

Retired RAF Service Woman Realises Her Dream at BGU

July 14, 2017

A Lincoln woman who spent over two decades in the Royal Air Force before retiring and returning to education will graduate with a degree from Bishop Grosseteste University next week. After moving to the UK from the Caribbean, Amanda Betts (47) joined the RAF and served as an Aerospace Systems … Continue reading

Bishop Grosseteste University

Graduation Beckons for Mum Who Went Back to School

July 14, 2017

A mature student who left school with very few qualifications and chose to put her family first, will graduate with a degree from Bishop Grosseteste University at Lincoln Cathedral on Wednesday 19th July. Clare Swiffen (38) from Helpringham near Sleaford began her course in Education Studies and Special Educational Needs … Continue reading

Bishop Grosseteste University

Mother and Daughter to Graduate Together at BGU

July 14, 2017

A mother and her daughter will graduate together from Bishop Grosseteste University in Lincoln on Wednesday 19th July.  Sharon Tory (47) will be graduating with a Foundation Degree (FdA) in Professional Studies (Early Childhood) while her daughter Megan Tory (21) will be graduating with a BA (Hons) degree in Early … Continue reading

Bishop Grosseteste University

TV Presenter to be Honoured at BGU Graduation Ceremony

July 14, 2017

TV Presenter Nicholas Crane will receive an honorary degree from Bishop Grosseteste University at a graduation ceremony next week. Mr Crane, best known for his work on BBC Television as the presenter of BAFTA-winning TV series Coast, will receive an honorary degree in recognition of his work as a geographer, … Continue reading

RedWigWam

Taylor Report is a “Common-sense Approach to Employment”

July 14, 2017

The CEO of online recruitment business RedWigWam has welcomed the findings of the government’s long-awaited employment review and says the gig economy has been unfairly painted as the black sheep of the labour market.   Lorna Davidson says the Taylor Review of Modern Working Practices is a welcome roadmap for an … Continue reading

Secret World Wildlife Rescue

Secret World is Gearing up for Popular Healing Weekend

July 13, 2017

The Healing Weekend returns for the ninth time at Secret World Wildlife Rescue in Somerset and is expecting to welcome over 5,000 visitors over three days. The Healing Weekend is now firmly established as one of the major holistic festivals of its kind in the UK. With over 180 exhibitors, … Continue reading

Freshtime

Freshtime Nurtures Next Generation of Employees

July 13, 2017

Leading food-to-go and fresh produce business Freshtime UK welcomed the next generation of food industry specialists as part of Boston High School’s Challenge Week. During the week-long agri-food industry research project, year 10 and 12 pupils were encouraged to find out more about the employment opportunities and pathways into the … Continue reading

OrderWise

Jodie Puts Her Best Foot Forward

July 12, 2017

A brave project manager from Saxilby-based software specialists OrderWise will be putting her fitness levels to the test when she completes a marathon walking challenge next week. Jodie Archer (31) from Lincoln will begin the first leg of the challenge on Friday evening (21st July) by walking six miles on … Continue reading

Greater Lincolnshire LEP

Fund Launched to Improve Skills and Training

July 11, 2017

The Greater Lincolnshire LEP is pleased to announce the launch of a Skills Capital Investment Fund to support training providers and boost the local talent pool. The £6.4 million fund has been developed by the Greater Lincolnshire LEP and the Employment and Skills Board using Growth Deal 3 funding. It … Continue reading

North Kesteven School

Pop-up Restaurants to Inspire Chefs of the Future

July 11, 2017

Great British Menu finalist and owner of Brown’s Pie Shop in Lincoln Danny Gill is hoping to inspire the next generation of young chefs by running a series of pop-up restaurants in schools. Danny, formerly Head Chef at the two Michelin-starred Midsummer House in Cambridge, says there is a lack … Continue reading

Andrew & Co

Andrew & Co is Sold on the Idea of Winning a National Award

July 11, 2017

The Residential Property Team at Andrew & Co Solicitors will be travelling to Liverpool on Thursday (13th July) to find out if they have won a prestigious national award. The firm, which has offices in Lincoln and Newark, has been shortlisted for Property Team of the Year at the Modern … Continue reading

Allen Signs

Allen Signs Challenges Primary Pupils to Put Pen to Paper

July 10, 2017

Artistic pupils at Fosse Way Academy in North Hykeham, Lincoln have been designing their own Lincoln Knights as part of a competition launched by Allen Signs. The sign and vehicle livery business, which has offices in North Hykeham and Nottingham, challenged the children, aged from three to 10 years old, … Continue reading

Team Ricky & Ryan

Ricky and Ryan Battle Against Technical Difficulties

July 10, 2017

Double British F1 Sidecar champions Ricky Stevens and Ryan Charlwood had a difficult fifth round in the Hyundai Heavy Industries British Sidecar Championship this weekend but managed to hold on to their second place in the rankings. Ricky and Ryan were at the short, but technical, circuit of Mallory Park … Continue reading

JG Speedfit Kawasaki

Mallory Park Puts a Spanner in the Works for Title Challenge

July 9, 2017

It was a challenging weekend for JG Speedfit Kawasaki at Mallory Park for the fifth round of the Hyundai Heavy Industries British Sidecar Championship with both teams struggling to hit their stride. Following Ricky Stevens and Ryan Charlwood’s success at Snetterton, where they came second in both races, the current … Continue reading

Bishop Grosseteste University

Bishop Grosseteste University Graduates Among Most Employable in the UK

July 7, 2017

Graduates of Bishop Grosseteste University in Lincoln are among the most employable in the whole of the UK, according to the results of the Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) survey published yesterday (Thursday). An impressive 98% of students studying their first degree were in work or further study six … Continue reading

The Elite Fish and Chip Company

Transplant Star Declan Brings Home Eight Medals

July 7, 2017

The Elite Fish & Chip Company is celebrating once again as the sporting superstar they support has brought back a medal haul and broken several records. Declan Bennett, from Woodhall Spa, recently took part in the World Transplant Games in Malaga and has brought home eight medals. These include six … Continue reading

The Elite Fish and Chip Company

Sleaford Restaurant Wins Mark of Quality Again!

July 5, 2017

The Elite Fish & Chip Company in Sleaford is already famous for its fish and chips but a recent visit from the National Federation of Fish Friers (NFFF) has confirmed its quality. The Elite restaurant and takeaway on Grantham Road has remained at the forefront of the UK fish frying … Continue reading

Costello Hauxwell

Team Ricky & Ryan

JG Speedfit Kawasaki Heads to Mallory Park

July 4, 2017

The JG Speedfit Kawasaki team will be at Mallory Park at the weekend for fifth round of the Hyundai Heavy Industries British Sidecar Championship. Following Ricky and Ryan’s success at Snetterton, where they came second in both races, the current British champions will be looking to get their first win … Continue reading

OrderWise

Saxilby Firm Gets a Taste of Café Culture

July 4, 2017

It’s time for coffee, cake and hot lunches at software specialists OrderWise as the firm opens its new staff café.  To help keep its 170+ hard-working staff happy, the Saxilby-based company has opened its own café within its £1.3 million, 14,000 sq ft office extension. Director at OrderWise David Hallam … Continue reading

Mon Ami

Triple Nomination for Lincolnshire Nursery Group

July 4, 2017

Outstanding Lincolnshire nursery group Mon Ami Children’s Nurseries has been nominated in three categories at the prestigious Nursery World Awards 2017.  The entire company has been shortlisted for the Nursery Group of the Year award, having completed a full set of outstanding Ofsted reports across its four nurseries in March. … Continue reading

St Hugh's Hospital

St Hugh’s Kit Out Girls’ Football Team

July 4, 2017

As part of its active community work, HMT St Hugh’s Hospital in Grimsby has brought a full team kit for the girls’ football team at New Waltham Academy. The school put an appeal for a new kit in its newsletter which parent and St Hugh’s employee Paul Blackbourn brought to … Continue reading

SPARKies

SPARKies Reveal Best in Tech in the South West

July 3, 2017

The best companies and individuals in tech in the South West have been honoured at an awards ceremony in Bath last week. The SPARKies awards celebrated their fifth anniversary with a record number of guests attending the event, headlined by Gradwell Communications, on Thursday 29th June 2017 at the Komedia in Bath In the … Continue reading

Secret World Wildlife Rescue

Is Your Garden Wildlife Ready this Summer?

July 3, 2017

With temperatures rising and the days at their longest, the team at Secret World Wildlife Rescue in East Hunstpill has issued some advice on how to look after British wildlife in your garden this summer. The wildlife rescue, rehabilitation and release charity is calling on animal lovers to think about … Continue reading

Team Ricky & Ryan

Ricky and Ryan Regain Their Confidence at Snetterton

July 3, 2017

Double British F1 Sidecar champions Ricky Stevens and Ryan Charlwood secured two second place finishes at round 4 of the Hyundai Heavy Industries British Sidecar Championship, pushing them back up the rankings. Ricky and Ryan were in Snetterton this weekend for the latest round in the championship. But their attendance … Continue reading

JG Speedfit Kawasaki

JG Speedfit Kawasaki Still Top Despite Tough Weekend

July 2, 2017

The JG Speedfit Kawasaki team endured their most challenging weekend to date in the 2017 MCE British Superbike Championship with both Leon Haslam and Luke Mossey unable to push for the podium positions. Returning from injury, Haslam achieved the team’s best result over the two races with fourth in race … Continue reading

HÜGGE

HÜGGE Set to Wake up the UK Bedding Industry

June 30, 2017

A Cambridgeshire-based mattress company, which launched an equity crowdfunding campaign to raise £120,002, has smashed its target within just 48 hours. Lifestyle brand HÜGGE set up its campaign on crowdfunding platform SEEDRS on Tuesday, and two days later it had achieved over 100 per cent of the money sought. The … Continue reading

Greater Lincolnshire LEP

Boston Gets New Affordable Homes thanks to LEP Funding

June 30, 2017

A development of 123 new affordable homes in Boston will be officially opened next week thanks to Growth Deal funding provided by the Government and secured through the Greater Lincolnshire Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP). The houses on Broadfield Lane in Boston were built by employee-owned Lincolnshire construction company Lindum for … Continue reading

Bishop Grosseteste University

Royal Visit to Mark Opening of Landmark Building at BGU

June 30, 2017

HRH the Duke of Gloucester will visit Bishop Grosseteste University in Lincoln next week to officially open the university’s latest new building. The £2.2 million extension to Constance Stewart Hall, which has created a new landmark building at the junction of Newport and Longdales Road, will be opened on Thursday … Continue reading

Shooting Star

Meet Nikhita, Lincoln’s Newest Rising Star

June 30, 2017

After a busy first half of the year, PR and marketing agency Shooting Star is expanding its team in Lincoln with the appointment of a new Junior Account Executive. Nikhita Keshwara (22) studied Broadcast Journalism at Nottingham Trent University and achieved a first-class honours degree. Having completed a paid three-month … Continue reading

Secret World Wildlife Rescue

Get Wild and Deadly this Summer at Secret World

June 29, 2017

If you’re looking for something really wild to do with the kids during the summer break, Secret World Wildlife Rescue in East Huntspill, Somerset, has just the thing! Nick Wadham’s popular Wild and Deadly show will return to Secret World for the summer, giving children of all ages and their … Continue reading

Costello Hauxwell

Female Sidecar Duo Head to Goodwood Festival of Speed

June 29, 2017

Maria Costello MBE and Kirsty Hauxwell are heading to West Sussex to ride their sidecar up the hill at the legendary Goodwood Festival of Speed this weekend. Costello / Hauxwell, who are the first all-female sidecar racing team to compete in the Hyundai Heavy Industries British Sidecar Championship, will be … Continue reading

Beatson Clark

Drinktec to Showcase Beatson Clark on a Global Stage

June 28, 2017

Leading glass manufacturer Beatson Clark will be showcasing its products and services to the world at Drinktec in Munich in September. The world’s biggest trade fair for the beverage and liquid food industry takes place every four years and will be staged at Messe Munich from 11th to 15th September … Continue reading

JG Speedfit Kawasaki

Haslam Set to Strike Back at Snetterton

June 26, 2017

Leon Haslam will be back in action for JG Speedfit Kawasaki at Snetterton this weekend following his crash in free practice at Knockhill, which saw him ruled out with concussion. The Derbyshire rider high-sided on the exit of the chicane at the Knockhill circuit on the Friday and had to … Continue reading

Team Ricky & Ryan

Ricky and Ryan Hopeful Ahead of Snetterton

June 26, 2017

Double British F1 Sidecar champions Ricky Stevens and Ryan Charlwood are hopeful that the suspension issues that plagued them at the last round of the Hyundai Heavy Industries British Sidecar Championship have been resolved in time for round 4 this weekend. Ricky and Ryan are heading to Snetterton for the … Continue reading

Datcom

Rob Adds to Datcom’s Commitment to Customers

June 26, 2017

After a long and demanding examination process, Robert Mclean is the latest engineer at Datcom to qualify with the Cisco CCNA certification. Adding to its already impressive status as the only Cisco Premier Certified Company in Lincolnshire, Datcom has further underlined its commitment to customer confidence. Having joined the company … Continue reading

Mint

Mint Supermarket Putting Back into the Community

June 23, 2017

Charity begins at home, which is why the new mint supermarket in Boston has announced it will support three good causes in the local community during the next 12 months. Boston More In Common, Boston Police Cadets and Boston Food Bank are the three organisations chosen by mint, a new … Continue reading

JG Speedfit Kawasaki

Vauxhall Sponsorship Puts JG Speedfit Kawasaki in Pole Position

June 22, 2017

Vauxhall dealership Kerr and Smith presented JG Speedfit Kawasaki with a Vivaro van at Round 4 of the MCE British Superbikes Championship at Knockhill at the weekend. Vauxhall Commercial Vehicles is the official commercial vehicle partner for the championship and to celebrate this partnership, Kerr and Smith based in Cumnock … Continue reading

Bishop Grosseteste University

Double Gold for Lincolnshire’s Two Universities in National Teaching Quality Assessment

June 22, 2017

Lincolnshire’s two universities have both been given the highest rating possible in a new national assessment of the quality of teaching, learning and student achievement in UK higher education. Both Bishop Grosseteste University and the University of Lincoln were awarded a Gold rating by a panel of independent experts in … Continue reading

Ethan's

Lucky Pair Win Colouring Competition at Ethan’s!

June 20, 2017

Over 40 budding artists from across the county have put their talents to the test in a colouring contest at Ethan’s Steakhouse & Sushi Bar in Lincoln. The restaurant on Doddington Road, which introduced a new junior menu earlier this year, launched a Japanese-themed colouring competition in time for the … Continue reading

Costello Hauxwell

Costello / Hauxwell Enjoy their First Outing as a Team

June 19, 2017

Maria Costello MBE and Kirsty Hauxwell enjoyed the racing action at the Hyundai Heavy Industries British Sidecar Championship.  Costello / Hauxwell were at Knockhill, Scotland, for the third round of the championship. The pair, who are the first all-female British F2 sidecar racing team to compete at this level, were … Continue reading

Lincolnshire Action Trust

Volunteers Who Tackle Offending Receive Recognition

June 19, 2017

Leading offender rehabilitation charity Lincolnshire Action Trust celebrated its dedicated volunteers during a week of events which coincided with National Volunteer Week. Lincolnshire Action Trust (LAT) invited its volunteer mentors to an afternoon tea to celebrate their achievements. Laura Priestley, Mentor Coordinator at LAT, said: “The event was a chance … Continue reading

Team Ricky & Ryan

Challenging Weekend for Ricky and Ryan

June 19, 2017

Double British F1 Sidecar champions Ricky Stevens and Ryan Charlwood had hoped to secure a lead in the championship at Knockhill this weekend but had to contend with a series of technical difficulties instead. Round 3 of the 2017 Hyundai Heavy Industries British Sidecar Championship took place in Knockhill, Scotland. … Continue reading

Freshtime

Freshtime Swaps Salad for Sports Writing

June 19, 2017

Hillsborough survivor Adrian Tempany has been crowned Freshtime New Writer of the Year at the Cross Sports Book Awards. Representatives from Boston-based Freshtime attended the annual Cross Sports Book Awards ceremony at Lord’s Cricket Ground in London on Wednesday 24th May. The food to go and fresh produce business sponsored … Continue reading

JG Speedfit Kawasaki

Haslam Out in Practice But Mossey Takes Lead

June 18, 2017

The JG Speedfit Kawasaki team had a challenging round four of the MCE British Superbike Championship, held at Knockhill in Scotland this weekend, but they put behind them the disappointment of losing Leon Haslam in practice to injury with Luke Mossey taking second and fourth in the two races to … Continue reading

Secret World Wildlife Rescue

Happy Tale for Dereka the Fox Cub

June 16, 2017

An orphaned fox cub rescued in Bristol by an employee from construction company Skanska over the Easter weekend is currently thriving at Secret World Wildlife Rescue and will soon be released back into the wild. Bob Howells, Skanska’s Electrical Supervisor, discovered the three-week-old fox cub alone in a hedge on … Continue reading

Mint

Tracy Lands Cash to Spend in New Mint Supermarket

June 16, 2017

Lucky Kirton resident Tracy English got a £50 grocery boost this week after winning an online competition. The new mint supermarket on the Boston Shopping Park off Horncastle Road ran a competition on Facebook to celebrate its official opening last month. The store asked people to like and share a … Continue reading

Freshtime

Freshtime and Franks Prepare Flexitarian Fare

June 16, 2017

It was kitchen utensils at dawn as Freshtime in Boston welcomed cook and Belleau Kitchen blogger Dominic Franks for its first cook off challenge. Dominic spent the afternoon with the food to go and fresh produce business’ Development Chef Luke Pearson on Monday 5th June to create a convenient two-course … Continue reading

Datcom

Datcom Rewards Alex with Internal Promotion

June 13, 2017

Lincolnshire-based IT specialist Datcom has rewarded one of its members of staff with an internal promotion. Alex Middleton has been promoted from IT engineer to account manager after joining the company less than two years ago. Alex Middleton, who began her career in 2015 at Datcom as an IT engineer … Continue reading

Truelove Property

Grand Prix Bronze for Lincolnshire Showjumper Holly

June 13, 2017

North Lincolnshire showjumping teenager Holly Truelove won third place in the Children’s Grand Prix at the Dutch Youngster Festival in the Netherlands at the weekend. After three days’ jumping in Wierden Holly exceeded all expectations and rode two clear rounds to secure the bronze medal. Sponsored by Lincoln-based building firm … Continue reading

Lincolnshire Action Trust

Lincolnshire Action Trust Needs You!

June 13, 2017

Members of the Co-op are being encouraged to donate to Lincolnshire Action Trust through the society’s Local Community Fund.    During the next six months, those in the Grantham area can opt to donate 1% of the proceeds from the sale of the Co-op’s own-brand products and services to the … Continue reading

LACE Housing

Improve Later Life with LACE Housing at the Lincolnshire Show

June 12, 2017

The popular Lincolnshire Show returns this month and LACE Housing is gearing up to meet visitors alongside colleagues from the Lincs Independent Living Partnership (LILP). LILP, which consists of Age UK Lincoln and Kesteven, Boston Mayflower Housing Association, Lincolnshire Home Independence Agency, St Barnabas and LACE Housing, aims to facilitate … Continue reading

Duncan & Toplis

How Much Do You Know About Making Tax Digital?

June 12, 2017

Are you ready for Making Tax Digital (MTD), which is likely to be introduced from next year? Chartered Accountants Duncan & Toplis want to know how prepared businesses and landlords are for the changes. The firm is running a survey throughout June and July inviting businesses and those with an … Continue reading

Bishop Grosseteste University

BGU Awarded £2.6M European Funding to Support Local Businesses

June 12, 2017

Bishop Grosseteste University in Lincoln has been awarded over £2.6 million of European funding for two major projects to support entrepreneurship and innovation with businesses and social enterprises in Greater Lincolnshire. The award, from the European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF), is the biggest business and research investment ever secured … Continue reading

JG Speedfit Kawasaki

JG Speedfit Kawasaki Look to Continue Winning Streak

June 12, 2017

Fresh from their successful campaign with James Hillier at the Isle of Man TT road races, the JG Speedfit Kawasaki team now turn their attention back to the 2017 MCE British Superbike Championship. Knockhill in Scotland is the venue for round four of the championship this weekend and although both … Continue reading

Team Ricky & Ryan

Ricky and Ryan Looking Forward to Reclaiming Knockhill

June 12, 2017

Double British F1 Sidecar champions Ricky Stevens and Ryan Charlwood will be trying to secure a lead in the championship this weekend but are facing a few challenges.   Round 3 of the 2017 Hyundai Heavy Industries British Sidecar Championship is taking place in Knockhill, Scotland, from 16th to 18th … Continue reading

JG Speedfit Kawasaki

Hillier Secures Third TT Top Four Finish

June 10, 2017

James Hillier and the JG Speedfit Kawasaki team completed their campaign at the 2017 Isle of Man TT Races with an excellent fourth place finish in Friday’s Senior race as the Hampshire rider took his third top four finish of the week. The six-lap race got under way at 3.15pm … Continue reading

Duncan & Toplis

Accountants Preparing For a Busy Cereals 2017

June 8, 2017

Duncan & Toplis will be serving up more than just beer and their famous fillet steak BBQ at this year’s Cereals event on 14th and 15th June. In a first for the East Midlands firm, they will be giving visitors an insight into the latest challenges and issues facing the … Continue reading

SPARKies

Shortlist for the SPARKies is Announced

June 8, 2017

After two weeks of deliberations, the shortlist of the best in tech in the South West has been revealed. Now in its fifth year, the SPARKies awards received no less than 240 nominations from across the region. The arduous task of deciding who should make the shortlist fell to 21 … Continue reading

JG Speedfit Kawasaki

Technical Issue Derails Podium Hopes for Hillier

June 7, 2017

James Hillier and the JG Speedfit Kawasaki team suffered disappointment at the Isle of Man TT races on Wednesday (7th June) when they were forced to retire on the opening lap, just seven miles into the four-lap Superstock race. With second and fourth-place finishes from his previous two races, and … Continue reading

St Hugh's Hospital

Cycling Enthusiasts Ride with the Pros

June 7, 2017

More than 70 avid cyclists of all ages and abilities took up an opportunity to cycle alongside professional athletes from the Tour Series champions JLT Condor team on Saturday 3rd June. JLT Condor teammates Russ Downing and Graham Briggs were split among three cycling groups as they travelled from St … Continue reading

JG Speedfit Kawasaki

Hillier Claims First Podium of 2017 IOM TT

June 5, 2017

JG Speedfit Kawasaki’s James Hillier made up for the disappointment of Sunday’s Superbike TT race to claim second in today’s Supersport TT race for his tenth TT podium in total. Overnight rain had left the 37.73-mile Mountain Course damp and the race was delayed by over two hours, eventually getting … Continue reading

JG Speedfit Kawasaki

Hillier Fourth but Frustrated in Superbike TT

June 4, 2017

JG Speedfit Kawasaki’s James Hillier put in a superb ride in Sunday afternoon’s superbike race to get his 2017 Isle of Man TT races campaign underway in fine style. However, after leading in the early stages, problems with a faulty fuel filler at his first pit stop saw him lose … Continue reading

The Elite Fish and Chip Company

Need Some Volunteering Help? Get in Touch With The Elite!

June 1, 2017

Are you a charity, organisation or an individual in need of a helping hand? In line with Volunteers’ Week, from the 1st till 7th June, The Elite Fish and Chip Company is calling on the public to make them aware of any volunteering opportunities in the local community. Following its … Continue reading

Shooting Star

Stellar Streak of New Client Wins for Shooting Star

June 1, 2017

After a record-breaking start to the year, award-winning PR and marketing agency Shooting Star has recently secured contracts with five more new clients. The Lincoln and Bristol-based company is now working with HMT St Hugh’s Hospital in Grimsby, Lincoln-based pre-employment screening specialist Sanctis, Hampshire-based software developer and distributor Selectec, EVO … Continue reading

Heritage Upholstery

Chloe Looking Forward to First Leg of World Tour

May 31, 2017

An employee from Heritage Upholstery in Lincoln, which designs and manufactures furniture legs and castors, has won a prestigious scholarship from the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA). The firm’s e-commerce Marketing Director Chloe Loader, who is also studying architecture at the University of Lincoln, has been awarded the 2017 … Continue reading

Bishop Grosseteste University

BGU at Heart of Teaching Reform in Thailand

May 31, 2017

Education experts from Bishop Grosseteste University in Lincoln have just returned from Thailand where they are helping the government to improve the quality of teacher training. Professor Chris Atkin, Chair in Higher Education, and Dr Smaragda Kampouri from the university’s School of Teacher Development, had a meeting with Thailand’s Education … Continue reading

Duncan & Toplis

Duncan & Toplis Partners with Global Software Specialist

May 30, 2017

Receipt Bank, the global leader in book keeping productivity software, has announced a partnership with Duncan & Toplis, one of the largest independent accounting and business advisory firms in the East-Midlands, in association with cloud bookkeeping software Xero. The partnership will combine Receipt Bank’s market-leading tools and process consulting with … Continue reading

Truelove Property

Young Showjumper Gallops for GB Again

May 26, 2017

Show jumping teenager Holly Truelove has been individually reselected to represent Great Britain in the Children, Junior and Young Rider Nations Cup in the Netherlands next week. Representing Great Britain at the Opglabbeek Nations Cup in Belgium two weeks ago, Holly (13) from Worlaby near Brigg helped the team achieve … Continue reading

Duncan & Toplis

Duncan & Toplis Sign Patronage Deal with Chamber

May 26, 2017

Chartered Accountants Duncan & Toplis have recently signed an exclusive patronage with the Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce enabling them to increase their presence in the county as well as support even more local businesses. Effective from April 2017, this new agreement means that Duncan & Toplis will now have a … Continue reading

The Elite Fish and Chip Company

Sole Mates Find Love at Elite!

May 24, 2017

Two lovestruck members of staff from The Elite Fish & Chip Company have just tied the knot after their eyes met over the fryers in Lincoln. Server Emma Richmond (45) and fryer Martin Ward (34), who both work at the Elite’s flagship branch on Tritton Road in Lincoln got hitched … Continue reading

Beatson Clark

Beatson Clark Makes Vimto Miniature for Ramadan

May 24, 2017

The quintessential British soft drink Vimto® has been available in the Middle East for almost a century, and sales surge during the holy Muslim month of Ramadan. This year consumers in the Middle East will be able to buy Vimto in special miniature bottles designed and manufactured by leading UK … Continue reading

Marmalade Trust

Marmalade Trust to Hold First Loneliness Awareness Week

May 23, 2017

Marmalade Trust, the loneliness charity based in Bristol, will be launching the first ever Loneliness Awareness Week on Monday 12th June. The aim of the week is to start a conversation on the issue of loneliness, often referred to as a silent epidemic. The highlight of the week will be … Continue reading

Lincolnshire Action Trust

LAT Launches New Support Service for Women

May 23, 2017

Lincolnshire Action Trust (LAT) has launched its first ever programme designed to address the specific needs of female offenders and help them achieve their full potential. Over 30 people from within the criminal justice system, including representatives from the Probation Service, attended the launch today (Tuesday 23rd May) at Lincoln … Continue reading

Ethan's

Win a Nintendo 2DS at Ethan’s This Half Term!

May 23, 2017

Children dining at Ethan’s Steakhouse and Sushi Bar in Lincoln during the half term holidays are being invited to put their artistic skills to the test. Ethan’s, which is inside Damon’s Restaurant on Doddington Road, is launching a Japanese-themed colouring competition on Friday 26th May. The winner will receive a … Continue reading

Bishop Grosseteste University

Revealed: The Private Lives of the Tudors

May 23, 2017

Historian Tracy Borman will follow up her book and TV series The Private Lives of the Tudors with a colourful talk on the same subject at Bishop Grosseteste University in Lincoln next month. Tracy is a best-selling author and historian who specialises in the Tudor period. Her books include Elizabeth’s … Continue reading

Lincolnshire Action Trust

Become a Mentor and Change a Life

May 23, 2017

By volunteering just two hours of your time each week, you could have a life-changing impact on those who benefit from the work of Lincolnshire Action Trust. On Wednesday 7th June, the leading offender rehabilitation charity is hosting an open day to welcome new volunteers to its mentoring scheme, which … Continue reading

Lincolnshire Action Trust

Become a Mentor and Change a Life

May 23, 2017

By volunteering just two hours of your time each week, you could have a life-changing impact on those who benefit from the work of Lincolnshire Action Trust. On Tuesday 6th June, the leading offender rehabilitation charity is hosting an open day to welcome new volunteers to its mentoring scheme, which … Continue reading

JG Speedfit Kawasaki

Hillier Confident of Bringing Home a TT Trophy

May 22, 2017

After a solid performance at the International North West 200, JG Speedfit Kawasaki’s James Hillier is feeling better prepared than ever going in to the 2017 Isle of Man TT Races. The 32-year-old was in sparkling form on the Thursday evening (11th May) at the North West claiming third in … Continue reading

Duncan & Toplis

Open Day Tours Raise Cash for Bomber Command Memorial

May 19, 2017

Volunteers from Duncan & Toplis  have helped to raise more than £1,300 at an open day for the International Bomber Command Centre (IBCC) in Lincoln.   Among the volunteers lending a hand were Duncan & Toplis team members Sandy Jarratt, Alistair Main, Sarah Davey, Rachel Barrett, Martin Kirk and David … Continue reading

Bishop Grosseteste University

Election Candidates to Debate the Issues at BGU

May 19, 2017

An election debate aimed at students is set to take place at Bishop Grosseteste University in Lincoln next week.  Lincoln’s parliamentary candidates will go head to head in a hustings event at The Venue on Thursday 25th May at 8pm. The event will be an opportunity for students and staff … Continue reading

St Hugh's Hospital

Helping Hand for Dementia Sufferers Thanks to St Hugh’s Hospital

May 18, 2017

Two dementia specialists have joined the Friendship at Home team in Cleethorpes thanks to funding from HMT St Hugh’s. Grimsby-based St Hugh’s Hospital is non-profit-making and part of The Healthcare Management Trust (HMT), a registered charity which has invested £1.1m in 11 dementia PhD research projects. Ashley Brown, Hospital Director … Continue reading

The Elite Fish and Chip Company

Can You Find The Fish This Half Term?

May 18, 2017

Back in February The Elite Fish & Chip Company asked for assistance in finding its hidden fisherman in Lincoln. Now it seems the fish have gone missing too and Elite is asking for customers’ help to seek them out in its restaurants this half term!  The mischievous trio need to … Continue reading

Greater Lincolnshire LEP

Make a Difference by Joining Skills Board

May 18, 2017

The Employment and Skills Board, part of the Greater Lincolnshire Local Enterprise Partnership, is looking for two new private sector members to bring their knowledge and expertise to support the organisation’s work. The ESB is a business-led board which enables employers to influence how public funding for skills training is … Continue reading

Duncan & Toplis

Accountants to Put Rehabilitation Specialists at Ease at COPA

May 17, 2017

Chartered accountants Duncan & Toplis are set to offer some reassuring financial advice as they prepare to deliver an advice seminar at COPA, Europe’s leading event for rehabilitation professionals. The East Midlands-based firm is exhibiting for the first time on 7th and 8th June at ExCeL in London. The COPA … Continue reading

Duncan & Toplis

Kids Are the Stars in New Commercial from Duncan & Toplis

May 16, 2017

What do the next generation of business people dream about? Chartered Accountants Duncan & Toplis have been finding out for their new promotional video being premiered tomorrow. Filmed by Lincoln video specialists Epix Media, the short film features children and relatives of Duncan & Toplis team members. The video promotes … Continue reading

Bishop Grosseteste University

Michael Jackson Tribute Promises a Thriller at The Venue

May 16, 2017

The act billed as the world’s number one Michael Jackson tribute is aiming to provide a ‘Thriller’ for fans at Bishop Grosseteste University on Friday (19th May). Navi is the only Michael Jackson tribute to have worked for Michael Jackson for 17 years (from 1992 until 2009), promoting albums and … Continue reading

Bishop Grosseteste University

Annual Lecture Will Shed Light on Battle of Lincoln

May 16, 2017

Eight hundred years ago this week one of the most important battles of mediaeval times was fought in Lincoln. To mark the anniversary, author and historian Dr Sean McGlynn will give the Annual History Lecture at Bishop Grosseteste University tomorrow (Wednesday 17th May) and shed light on the dramatic events … Continue reading

Evo Services Ltd

Top Tips for Staff Recruitment and Retention

May 16, 2017

Recruitment specialists Evo Services Ltd are lifting the lid on the secrets to effective recruitment and staff retention during the next Boston Business Club. Run by Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce, the May meeting of Boston Business Club will be hosted by Evo Services Ltd at its offices in Mayflower House, … Continue reading

Shooting Star

Top Tips for Lincolnshire Businesses Going for Growth

May 16, 2017

The art of fitting a square peg into a round hole was the focus of one of the talks at the fifth annual Building a Better Business event at The Showroom conference centre in Lincoln. This year the event was themed around improving performance to achieve growth and delegates heard … Continue reading

JG Speedfit Kawasaki

Solid Saturday for Hillier and JG Speedfit Kawasaki

May 14, 2017

James Hillier and the JG Speedfit Kawasaki team had a strong day’s racing at the International North West 200 on Saturday where, despite some challenging conditions, the Hampshire rider claimed a trio of top ten finishes. Overnight rain had left the 8.9-mile circuit damp and after a delayed start the … Continue reading

Truelove Property

Building Boss Named Site Manager of the Year

May 12, 2017

A Lincoln-based director of a family building firm has been named the LABC Warranty Site Manager of the Year in the LABC South Yorkshire Building Excellence Awards. Barrie Truelove, a Director of Truelove Property & Construction, won the award at a ceremony at Forest Pines Hotel & Golf Resort in … Continue reading

JG Speedfit Kawasaki

NW200 Podium Success for Hillier and JG Speedfit Kawasaki

May 12, 2017

JG Speedfit Kawasaki’s James Hillier was in sparkling form at the International North West 200 on Thursday evening. He claimed a brilliant third in the Supersport race following a close-fought battle with Ian Hutchinson for second place, and sixth in the Superstock. With glorious conditions all day on the Causeway … Continue reading

Mint

Hopefuls Queue for Jobs at Boston’s Newest Supermarket

May 12, 2017

Around 50 hopefuls queued up for a job at Boston’s newest supermarket on Wednesday (10th May). Fifteen new jobs will be created when mint opens for business on the Boston Shopping Park on Saturday 27th May. And there was lots of interest in the positions available from local people who … Continue reading

St Hugh's Hospital

St Hugh’s Hospital is Searching for New Staff

May 12, 2017

Are you looking for your next career move? HMT St Hugh’s is on the lookout for new staff to fill a range of positions throughout the hospital. St Hugh’s Hospital in Grimsby is inviting healthcare professionals who are interested in working at the hospital to attend its first recruitment open … Continue reading

Duncan & Toplis

Preaching Preparedness at Health Finance Update

May 11, 2017

GPs and medical practice managers were told to prepare for another challenging year when they attended the latest financial update staged by Duncan & Toplis. An audience gathered at the Urban Hotel in Grantham on Thursday 27th April to hear from a host of speakers giving financial advice to GPs … Continue reading

SPARKies

Last Call for Nominations for the SPARKies

May 10, 2017

With just 10 days to go until nominations close, the SPARKies have revealed their line-up of expert judges and the name of the comedian who will host the award ceremony. The fifth annual SPARKies awards, headlined by Gradwell Communications, will shine a light on the best in tech across the … Continue reading

Truelove Property

Young Showjumper Aims High After GB Selection

May 9, 2017

Teenage showjumping star Holly Truelove will be representing Great Britain at the Opglabbeek Nations Cups in Belgium this week. Holly (13), who lives in Worlaby near Brigg, has been selected as one of six riders in the Children section of the British Showjumping Team NAF Youth Squads. She is sponsored … Continue reading

Allen Signs

New Recruit is Just the Job at Allen Signs

May 9, 2017

Sign and vehicle livery specialist Allen Signs has welcomed a new recruit to support its busy sales and production teams. Amanda Barnett, from Bassingham near Lincoln, has joined the Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire-based family-run business as Sales Administrator. Amanda (38), who has worked in the travel industry for over 20 years, … Continue reading

Shooting Star

Improve Performance to Build a Better Business

May 9, 2017

Lincolnshire firms looking to take their business to the next level are being invited to the fifth annual Building a Better Business event on Thursday 11th May. Organised by the Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce, Streets Chartered Accountants and the Business Lincolnshire Growth Hub, the focus of this year’s event is … Continue reading

Greater Lincolnshire LEP

New Group Meets to Boost Our Visitor Economy

May 5, 2017

Butlins, Doddington Hall, the National Trust, Lincoln Cathedral, Visit Lincoln and the Lincolnshire Showground are amongst the organisations represented on a new group which aims to boost Greater Lincolnshire’s visitor economy. The Greater Lincolnshire Local Enterprise Partnership has brought together 20 public and private sector leaders to sit on its … Continue reading

Secret World Wildlife Rescue

Burt the Blonde Hedgehog Returns to the Wild

May 5, 2017

As Hedgehog Awareness Week draws to a close, Secret World Wildlife Rescue in East Huntspill, Somerset, has released one of its more unusual residents – Burt the blonde hedgehog. Burt is a rare blonde hedgehog who was handed into Wellpets in Worle by a member of the public and admitted … Continue reading

JG Speedfit Kawasaki

Hillier All Set for International North West 200

May 5, 2017

With their 2017 British Superbike Championship campaign up and running in superb style, the JG Speedfit Kawasaki team are heading to Northern Ireland for the first of the international road races, the North West 200 – and James Hillier will again be challenging for the race wins. Situated on the … Continue reading

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