In this week’s LINCOLNSHIRE FREE PRESS

Some of our top stories from the January 25 edition...

• Direct rail link from South Holland to London touted

• Sorry saga of Spalding Post Office is over

• More than 3,000 appointments missed in 2010 at Spalding’s Johnson Community Hospital

• Judge for yourself whether you would have deemed the 31-year-old mum too young to buy cigarettes

• Armed police deal with Bourne incident

• Horse killed on the road at West Pinchbeck

• Rippingale teenager assaulted at Pinchbeck bus stop