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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

Bishop Grosseteste University

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

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 Academy

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

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