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Burglaries at two houses in Creeton Road, Little Bytham

Two houses have been burgled in Little Bytham.

The properties, on Creeton Road, were broken into between September 5 and September 8.

Anyone with information should call Lincolnshire Police on 101 and quote reference number 19000479565.

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Drug wipe test leads to arrest in Castle Bytham

Police arrested a driver in Water Lane, Castle Bytham after a ‘DrugWipe’ test gave a positive result.

The test picks up traces of cannabis, cocaine and other drugs that can remain in a person’s system longer than alcohol. The drug wipe test is followed up by a blood test.

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Former A1 Travelodge at Colsterworth to be a McDonald’s restaurant

The former site of a Travelodge and Little Chef on the A1 at Colsterworth is to become a McDonald’s restaurant.

South Kesteven District Council has given permission for the restaurant which will be sited near the junction with the A151 and next to Colsterworth Services.

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Fun had by all at Bythams Woodlands Trust Tree Dressing Day

A record number of people turned out for the Bythams Woodlands Trust Tree Dressing Day held at the weekend.

This was the fifth time that the event, held on Saturday, November 24, has been staged.

“We had more than 500 people turn up this year,” said Patrick Candler, chairman of the Bytham Woodlands Trust.

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Five year fight to return Castle Bytham shop ends

Castle Bytham will soon have its own shop for the first time in more than five years.

A community-owned company that will run the venture has gained planning approval from South Kesteven District Council for a simpler and cheaper design for the building on land opposite 39 and 41 Station Road, by the site of a former quarry.

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