Rasen business leads plastic revolution

Plastic is a hot topic at the moment, with reports showing up to 12million tonnes of plastic waste end up in the sea each year.

A community clean-up project in East Lindsey.

ELDC supports Keep Britain Tidy’s spring clean project

Keep Britain Tidy is launching the ‘Great British Spring Clean’ campaign, to encourage people to get outdoors, get active and help clear up the rubbish.

Spermoon by Kate Collins

Kate captures sensational supermoon shot

All eyes were skyward last week to see the Blue Moon Super Moon - larger and brighter in the sky than a regular full moon - and one Rasen Mail reader captured this stunning shot.

Help shape and preserve the special landscape of the Wolds

Last chance to have your say on future of Lincolnshire Wolds

There are only a few days remaining to comment on a draft plan regarding the Lincolnshire Wolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB).

A consultation has begun on Natural England's plan  to improve public access along a 57 mile stretch of coast between Skegness and Sutton Bridge. The new coastal path would take walkers through Gibraltar Point. ANL-180124-104744001

Have your say on coastal path to Skegness

A consultation has begun over plans to improve public access along a 57-mile stretch of coast between Skegness and Sutton Bridge.

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Garden Design Competition to Celebrate Horse Charity’s 50th Anniversary Year

Do you fancy trying your hand at designing a stunning garden? Then why not enter the Bransby Horses 50th Anniversary Garden Design Competition?

Iceland take a stand against plastic

Iceland announces plastic-free packaging plan

Frozen food retailer Iceland has announced it will become the first major retailer globally to eliminate plastic packaging from all of its own brand products by the end of 2023.

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‘We live in constant danger’: Anniversary of 1953 floods which claimed 43 lives looms

“The sea was coming down the lane.

The pile of dog waste bags in Scarborough Road, Louth.

‘Disgusting!’: Heaps of dog waste dumped in Louth

Residents have condemned the ‘disgusting’ dog owner who has dumped dozens of dog waste bags in a pile at the roadside in Louth.


What to do with your real Christmas trees after the festive season

As the Christmas trimmings are put back in the loft for another year and all the festive cards are taken down, Lincolnshire residents may be pondering what to do with their real Christmas tree.

Hubbards Hills.

Louth beauty spot falls victim to vandalism again

Vandals have struck once again at Hubbards Hills - just days after the Leader reported on two recent incidents which left a hefty repair bill of over £10,000.

There are no flood alerts by the Environment Agency in place along the coast near Skegness. ANL-180301-114649001

Skegness to ‘escape threat from peak high tide’

Skegness is set to escape any threat of flooding in tonight’s peak Spring Tide - in spite of the storm that has been battering other parts of the country.

A dumped mattress in Kenwick Road, Louth.

Fly-tippers dump large mattress in Kenwick Road

A former environmental health officer has expressed disbelief after shameless fly-tippers dumped a large mattress on the outskirts of Louth.

Ho, ho, ho - a Christmas message from Jamie Elvidge,  Dive Officer at Skegness Aquarium. ANL-170812-164308001

Creature comforts at Christmas

‘Twas the night before Christmas,

Can you recycle your Christmas wrapping paper?

Expert advice on Christmas waste

As Christmas Day approaches, it’s important to know how to deal with the heap of Christmas waste families will be left with come the New Year.

Watch what you put down the sink this Christmas

Experts issue warning over Christmas fatbergs and how to avoid them

It’s the time to eat, drink and be merry – but experts are warning people to dispose of Christmas leftovers carefully or face creating costly festive fatbergs.

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Calls to recycle right this Christmas

Lincolnshire’s Waste Partnership is asking county residents to take extra care with recycling over the Christmas period to ensure it is not contaminated.

Bin collections.

East Lindsey residents reminded to check bin collection schedule

East Lindsey residents are being reminded to check their bin collection schedule for the Christmas and New Year period.

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Less than one week left to object to ‘potential loss of footpath’ at Donna Nook

Campaigners have warned that residents just under one week left to raise objections to the Environment Agency’s plans for a ‘managed realignment’ at Donna Nook, which has raised concerns over the ‘potential loss’ of the existing public right of way along a footpath.

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