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Talking Pictures TV launches on Freesat

Independent archive Film and TV channel Talking Pictures TV launches today on channel 306, bringing the best of time-honoured British cinema to Freesat viewers. Talking Pictures TV covers films of all genres including westerns, comedy, thrillers, horror, romance, and drama, … Continue reading

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Bythams youngsters explore the great mystery of space

Inspired by British astronaut Tim Peake, youngsters have been exploring the great mystery of space this term. Pupils in the Year 5/6 class at Bythams Primary School have had a homework topic linked to space, as they’ve been inspired by … Continue reading

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Anger as thieves steal £5,000 of tools from Bythams Woodland Trust

The chairman of a community trust has condemned “callous” thieves who stole thousands of pounds worth of tools. Volunteers for the Bythams Woodland Trust turned up to The Spinney in Little Bytham to do their regular maintenance work on January … Continue reading

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Road Closure Amendment – Swinstead

Reason for closure: Essential maintenance works Location: B1176 Creeton Road, Swinstead (Between High Street junction & a point 450 metres South) Period of closure: Originally 08/02/2016 to 12/02/2016 Closure now re-scheduled: 22/02/2016 to 04/03/2016 (Closures to be implemented for up … Continue reading

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Temporary road closure: Witham On The Hill

Reason for closure: Essential maintenance works by Anglian Water/Clancy Docwra Location: Village Street (In vicinity of ‘Stonecot’) Period of closure: 31/03/2016 to 02/04/2016 (Closures to be implemented as & when required during this period, signage detailing accurate dates & times … Continue reading

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Former quarry at Castle Bytham to become 85 new homes and shop

South Kesteven District Council’s planning committee have voted in favour of plans to turn a 9.6 hectare former quarry site in Castle Bytham, into 85 homes and a shop. The Old Quarry off Station Road, went before SKDC’s development control … Continue reading

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Hundreds decorate trees at the Spinney in Little Bytham

More than 400 children and parents turned up for the fourth Tree Dressing Day at the Spinney in Little Bytham. With the help of Jo Hammond, an environmental artist, children and their parents were able to make decorations which they … Continue reading

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Flying Scotsman to go through Grantham

Restored railway locomotive Flying Scotsman is planning to pass through Grantham next month It follows a 10-year restoration costing more than £4million on the iconic engine which first emerged from LNER’s Doncaster works in 1923. Read more from the Grantham Matters website.

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50 things you should do in Lincolnshire during 2016

It won’t be too much longer before spring is upon us once more and therefore time to start thinking about heading outdoors for some family fun. There is a wide range of great attractions and places of interest right here … Continue reading

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Firefighters free casualty from car after Castle Bytham crash

Firefighters freed a casualty from a car after a road collision in Castle Bytham this morning (Sunday, November 22). Crews from Corby Glen and Grantham attended the crash on Morkery Lane which was reported just before 11am. Read more from … Continue reading

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