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Delight for Mary (99) at 9ft sunflower

Delight for Mary (99) at 9ft sunflower

Delight for Mary (99) at 9ft sunflower

A 99-year-old great-grandma from Sutton Bridge is enjoying gazing out at nine-foot tall sunflowers as her precious plants hit surprising heights.


Festival brings community together

Festival brings community together

Festival brings community together

A much-missed festival brought the people of Donington together after a two year break.


Sailing session went swimmingly

Sailing session went swimmingly

Sailing session went swimmingly

A sailing taster session was enjoyed by around 20 people.


Curtains go up as flower festival makes its return

Curtains go up as flower festival makes its return

Curtains go up as flower festival makes its return

After a three year long flower festival break, the curtains certainly went up once again at a church.


Chairman backs plan that could bring empty town site back to life

Chairman backs plan that could bring empty town site back to life

Chairman backs plan that could bring empty town site back to life

A parish council leader has supported the idea of a disregarded site being put to use.


Honour for Holbeach legend

Honour for Holbeach legend

Honour for Holbeach legend

Players and fans paid homage to a legendary supporter as he made his final lap around the pitch.


Has the 'Covid effect' worn off for nature lovers?

Has the 'Covid effect' worn off for nature lovers?

Has the 'Covid effect' worn off for nature lovers?

The number of people taking part in this year's Big Butterfly Count has halved, prompting organisers to ask if people are now less focussed on nature?


Less food grown due to rising costs

Less food grown due to rising costs

Less food grown due to rising costs

Growers in the area are reported to be cutting the amount of food they are producing due to sky rocketing costs.

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Sunflower crop earliest for more than a decade

Sunflower crop earliest for more than a decade

Sunflower crop earliest for more than a decade

Sunflowers have bloomed two weeks early as temperatures hit record highs as part of the recent heatwave.


Zero carbon home is given the green light

Zero carbon home is given the green light

Zero carbon home is given the green light

A couple will be allowed to create a zero carbon self-build home - despite the fact that council officers said the scheme should be rejected.

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Threat to small family farms by cost rise

Threat to small family farms by cost rise

Threat to small family farms by cost rise

Concerns have been raised that the traditional family farm could be under threat.

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Eco-garden made by Bakkavor team

Eco-garden made by Bakkavor team

Eco-garden made by Bakkavor team

A previously disused piece of land has been lovingly transformed into a thriving eco-garden by factory staff.


Call for policy to stop shop vinyl windows

Call for policy to stop shop vinyl windows

Call for policy to stop shop vinyl windows

Civic campaigners are calling for Spalding to have a shop front policy in a bid to stop traders having ‘eyesore’ vinyl window stickers.

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Could this be the final resting place of Hereward?

Could this be the final resting place of Hereward?

Could this be the final resting place of Hereward?

The lost grave of a rebel leader and the remains of an abbot who was murdered by marauding Danes are some of the myths connected with Crowland Abbey.


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