Festival 800 launch: A 13 foot high sand sculpture depicting Magna Carta was finally revealed to expectant crowds at Lincoln Castle.
Wednesday, August 26
“Devastated”: A Lincoln heart transplant patient has spoken of his anger at criminals who targeted two of his cars with paint stripper.
Tuesday, August 18
Invaluable experience: A new high-rise block of student flats in Lincoln hosted a large fire and rescue exercise, providing life-saving training.
Thursday, August 13
Lincoln flyby: People across the city looked up to the skies to see four Spitfires fly across the city in commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain.
Artists and sand arrives: Lincoln Castle took delivery of 80 tonnes of sand ahead of a sculpture being created to mark the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta.
Tuesday, August 11
Realistic scenario: The new student flats on the Tritton Road roundabout in Lincoln will be used for a training exercise for firefighters.
Sunday, August 9
Different look: A video created as part of a university project has given an interesting perspective to some of Lincoln’s more familiar locations.
Saturday, August 8
Shop premises on fire: Firefighters in Lincoln are tackling a fire at a butchers shop on Monks Road.
Unique fundraising: 45 daredevils from across the region grasped the opportunity to become the first people to ever abseil down Lincoln Cathedral.
Thursday, August 6
Shake it off: It looks like a viral routine to Shake it Off by Taylor Swift has started a fun video dance off. Check out this local primary school’s version.