New train service to Lincoln starts today

The new LNER Azuma services between Lincoln and London King’s Cross starts today (Monday 21 October 2019).

Lincoln to London King’s Cross services (Monday to Friday only):-

  • Lincoln: Departs 07:30 (Peterborough: 08:29) – Existing HST service.
  • Lincoln: Departs 11:18 (Grantham: 12:08, Peterborough: 12:30) – Azuma service.
  • Lincoln: Departs 13:23 (Grantham: 14:06, Peterborough: 14:30) – Azuma service.
  • Lincoln: Departs 15:26 (Grantham: 16:08, Peterborough: 16:30) – Azuma service.
  • Lincoln: Departs 17:14 (Grantham: 18:06, Peterborough: 18:29) – Azuma service.

London King’s Cross to Lincoln services (Monday to Friday only):-

  • London: Departs 10:06 (Peterborough: 11:01, Grantham: 11:21) – Azuma service.
  • London: Departs 12:06 (Peterborough: 13:01, Grantham: 13:21) – Azuma service.
  • London: Departs 14:06  (Peterborough: 15:00, Grantham: 15:20) – Azuma service.
  • London: Departs 16:06 (Peterborough: 17:02, Grantham: 17:22) – Azuma service.
  • London: Departs 19:06 (Peterborough: 20:00, Grantham: 20:20) – Existing HST service.

The Saturday and Sunday service begins in December.

More information can be found over at www.lner.co.uk/news/lincoln-trains/

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Dog walkers warned after upturned nails found in woods near Grantham

Dog owners are being urged to be vigilant after a number of upturned nails were found in woods near Grantham.

A reader, who asked not to be named, shared a picture of one of the nails at Twyford Woods near Colsterworth, which is a popular area for both dog walkers and families, on social media.

Read more from the Grantham Journal website.

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The Bythams Primary School Open Day – 2019

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Last orders at The Fox Inn truckstop on A1 at South Witham

The Fox Inn truckstop by the A1 at South Witham closed its doors last night (Thursday).

The popular truckstop now has an uncertain future after the pub landlady and her staff quit the premises, unhappy about its new owners and their proposals.

Read more from the Stamford Mercury website.

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Alan Wood murder: Police launch new appeal 10 years

Ten years ago, supermarket worker Alan Wood disappeared and was found three days later, tortured and brutally murdered in his home near Bourne.

Now, a decade on from “one of our force’s most serious and disturbing unsolved crimes”, Lincolnshire Police have issued a new appeal for information.

Read more from the Cambridge News website.

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McDonald’s to open brand new Lincolnshire restaurant

McDonald’s has revealed that its newest Lincolnshire restaurant will open to the public for the first time in just under two weeks.

Big Mac lovers will be able to get their fix at the new restaurant opening close to the A1 southbound in Colsterworth on October 30.

Read more from the Lincolnshire Live website.

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Owners offer £500 reward for safe return of stolen cockapoo Riz

Devastated dog owners are offering a reward to help find their cockapoo which they believe was stolen.

Riz was sleeping in a van parked in Main Street, Tinwell, on Tuesday afternoon while builders worked on her owners’ house.

Read more from the Stamford Mercury website.

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Lincoln launch date set for the LNER Azuma services

LNER have announced Azuma services will be introduced between Lincoln and London King’s Cross from Monday 21 October 2019. Which will, also be calling at Peterborough and Grantham.

LNER Class 800 Azuma 5 car at Grantham railway station

More information can be found over at www.lner.co.uk/news/lincoln-trains/

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Castle Bytham Fireworks Display – 2019

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Willoughby Arms Quiz : 22/10/2019

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