Authorities called on to create regular reviews and, change public perception and reduce fear of crime in street lighting recommendations

Six recommendations including better communication and creating a list of exemption sites have been revealed in a draft report assessing the impact of Lincolnshire County Council’s controversial decision to switch off tens of thousands of street lights at night.

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Two vehicle collision blocks A1031 between Mablethorpe and Theddlethorpe

The A1031 between Mablethorpe and Theddlethorpe has been closed by police following a collision this morning (Thursday).

Pothole problem

Breaking news: Lincolnshire to get an extra £3.4 million to repair potholes

Lincolnshire has been awarded an extra £3.4 million to repair potholes and other storm damage on roads badly affected by recent winter weather, Transport Secretary Chris Grayling announced today (Monday, March 26).

Sleaford MP Dr Caroline Johnson with the Red Arrows team at RAF Scampton. Flt Lt David Stark, the pilot involved in the crash at Anglesey, is pictured fifth from the right. EMN-180323-154903001

Sleaford MP tells of meeting tragic Red Arrows crew just days before fatal jet crash

Sleaford and North Hykeham’s MP Dr Caroline Johnson has expressed her shock and sympathies for the crew and their families involved in the tragic Red Arrows crash in which one team member lost his life earlier this week.

Wreckage after a Red Arrow jet crashed at RAF Valley in north Wales (Peter Byrne/PA)

Tributes paid to Red Arrows engineer killed in plane crash at RAF Valley

Tributes have been paid to an RAF engineer who died when a Red Arrows' jet, heading home to Lincolnshire, crashed yesterday.

The Red Arrows performing in 2017. Photo: Jon Rigby.

Red Arrows' plane crashes at RAF base

A Red Arrows' plane from Lincolnshire's RAF Scampton has crashed with two pilots ejecting, according to reports.
Sleaford policeman Pc Jimmy Conway posted this photo: "Plenty going on in Sleaford this evening. A right palaver to get in to work today with the weather, but I'm here, with lots of layers on.  I'm on till 7am. We've also got one of our finest LincsSpecials with us too." EMN-180318-092222001

UPDATE: More road disruption as mini Beast from the East hits Lincolnshire

There have been more reports from Lincolnshire Police advising people not to travel after drifting snow badly affected some roads in the county overnight.

The proposed Lincolnshire Major Roads Network

New road network could see Lincolnshire road overhaul to ‘reduce congestion, boost economic growth and raise standards’

Nine Lincolnshire roads could be included in a new central government major road network designed to reduce congestion, boost economic growth and raise standards.

Improvement works will commence on March 19.

Improvement works on A16 Louth Bypass

Improvement works to replace worn out carriageway on the A16 Louth Bypass will start next Monday, March 19.

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Improved drainage system for Redbourne Road in Waddingham

Works to replace existing kerbing at the Kirton Road / Stainton Avenue / Redbourne Road junction with a combined kerb drainage system will start on Monday, March 19.

Police have noted the road situation is an 'ever-changing story'.

FRIDAY 11.15AM: Lincolnshire Police road closure update

Here is the latest information, as of this morning (Friday) at 11.15am, from Lincolnshire Police about road closures:

Gritters are out on Lincolnshire roads again today. EMN-180203-101123001

Gritting update: Further snow flurries predicted later as Lincolnshire gritter teams gear up for another day’s battle to clear roads

It has been another busy night for Lincolnshire’s gritting team.


Update: Louth-Grimsby route now clear

Update (12pm) - The A16 road between Louth and Grimsby is now passable, according to reports, following an incident this morning involving two lorries near Holton le Clay.

The county council's new generation gritter - 'The Beast'. EMN-180228-175326001

Gritters gear up for evening runs across county

Lincolnshire’s gritters will continue their battle against the snow and ice into the evening.

Gritters on the road in Lincolnshire. EMN-180228-122327001

Drivers warned not to travel unless ‘absolutely necessary’ to help gritting team

People are being urged not to travel as the county’s gritting team attempts to get the county’s major roads moving again.

Gritters are treating Lincolnshire roads as heavy snow continues to fall across the county. EMN-180228-103457001

Gritters make back to back runs as snow hits Lincolnshire roads

Lincolnshire’s 43 gritters have been out twice overnight as heavy snow affects the county.

Snow causing issues on Lincolnshire's roads. Photo: Sheila Curtis

FULL LIST of Lincolnshire roads police advise you avoid due to snow today

Lincolnshire Police are advising motorists to avoid certain roads in the county today due to the heavy snowfall.

Changes ahead for bus pass applications

Residents in Lincolnshire eligible for free bus travel will soon see changes to how they apply for their concessionary bus pass.

Roadworks stock

New system sees 2,500 less days of roadwork delays

Better co-ordination of utility works by Lincolnshire County Council has seen 2,500 fewer days of disruption for motorists

County council highways staff repairing potholes on Moor Lane, Leasingham. EMN-180131-170041001

Extra £1.7 million given to county to deal with potholes - but ‘still more to do’ says council

The county council has been given an additional £1.7m to deal with potholes across Lincolnshire - bringing the total to £4.2m funding from the Government for the problem so far.

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