Lincoln: Your week in pictures

This week, Lincoln photographers have been sharing their beautiful snaps with The Lincolnite for a look back at the week in pictures.

Here are some of the photos from local residents this week:


Braving the shave

Jay Wraith from Lincoln underwent a dramatic transformation in aid off Macmillan this week when he ‘braved the shave’. Well done Jay!

To make a donation, visit Jay’s fundraising page here.

Jay sacrificed his hairdo to raise money for cancer research. Here's the before and after.

Jay sacrificed his hairdo to raise money for cancer research. Here’s the before and after.


Fields of gold

Local photographer Marc Freeman caught some beautiful shots of fiends surrounding Lincoln just as the sun was painting his surroundings amber.

Photo: Marc Freeman

Photo: Marc Freeman

Photo: Marc Freeman

Photo: Marc Freeman

Photo: Marc Freeman

Photo: Marc Freeman


Camper heaven

Between 150 and 200 colourful vehicles descended on Brayford Wharf on Sunday, August 7 for the annual VW camper day. Check out some of the highlights from The Lincolnite’s gallery.

Photo: Steve Smailes for The Lincolnite

Photo: Steve Smailes for The Lincolnite

Photo: Steve Smailes for The Lincolnite

Photo: Steve Smailes for The Lincolnite

Photo: Steve Smailes for The Lincolnite

Photo: Steve Smailes for The Lincolnite

Photo: Steve Smailes for The Lincolnite

Photo: Steve Smailes for The Lincolnite

Photo: Steve Smailes for The Lincolnite

Photo: Steve Smailes for The Lincolnite


The reds are back in town

Andy Cottington was pleased to capture the RAF Red Arrows practising abover their Scampton home. They looked even more dramatic against a moody sky.

Photo: Andy Cottington

Photo: Andy Cottington

Photo: Andy Cottington

Photo: Andy Cottington

Photo: Andy Cottington

Photo: Andy Cottington

Photo: Andy Cottington

Photo: Andy Cottington

Photo: Andy Cottington

Photo: Andy Cottington

Photo: Andy Cottington

Photo: Andy Cottington


An iconic view

Lincoln photographer Jason Corrigan caught the famous Lincoln skyline in all its glory from the top of South Common.

Photo: Jason Corrigan

Photo: Jason Corrigan


Talent scouts come to town

Lincoln performers showed the Britain’s Got Talent scouts what the city is made of when they auditioned at Waterside Shopping Centre.

Singer Elaine Parker, 65.Photo: Steve Smailes for The Lincolnite

Singer Elaine Parker, 65.Photo: Steve Smailes for The Lincolnite

Singing duo Tilly Cooper, 10 and Jodie State, 12. Photo: Steve Smailes for The Lincolnite

Singing duo Tilly Cooper, 10 and Jodie State, 12. Photo: Steve Smailes for The Lincolnite

Irish dancer Ruby Cross. Photo: Steve Smailes for The Lincolnite

Irish dancer Ruby Cross. Photo: Steve Smailes for The Lincolnite

Opera singing taxi driver John Malone and his family. Photo: Steve Smailes for The Lincolnite

Opera singing taxi driver John Malone and his family. Photo: Steve Smailes for The Lincolnite

What our video for highlights from the auditions:


Calm waters

It’s been a rather breezy weekend, but the Brayford waterfront in Lincoln was spotted in an eerie stillness by reader Gemma Goymer.

Photo: Gemma Goymer

Photo: Gemma Goymer


Extreme Pokémon hunting

Pokémon Go fans thought they were seeing things when a giant Pikachu began wandering on the High Street this week. It turned out that the cute character was encouraging people to Pika-choose a Lincoln Collage course.

Photo: Steve Smailes for The Lincolnite

Photo: Steve Smailes for The Lincolnite


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