A protection zone remains in place today around a farm near Boston where almost 20,000 turkeys have been confirmed with bird flu.
It is the third confirmed case of the disease in Lincolnshire in six weeks, following outbreaks in Louth and Fulstow.
This latest case is the biggest in the UK and a 1.8 mile protection zone and six mile surveillance zone has been installed. Wild birds are said to be behind the spread of the infection - and anyone with domestic birds is asked to keep them housed.
Bird flu has been confirmed in a flock of 19,500 turkeys at a farm in Boston, the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs said.Read the full story ›
A Protection Zone and a Surveillance Zone have been put in place around the infected premises to limit the risk of the disease spreadingRead the full story ›
Major new roads, better public transport and improved facilities for cyclists and pedestrians are all included.Read the full story ›
Casey Scott, 29, pleaded guilty to the murder of Lenuta Haidemac when he appeared in court by video-link.Read the full story ›
A curious badger found himself in a hole lot of trouble after falling into the empty footings of a swimming pool in Lincolnshire.Read the full story ›
Police are appealing for information after an officer was assaulted in Boston last night.
It happened in the Beechwood area, near Fenside Road. His injuries are not life-threatening and he has since been discharged from hospital.
A man has been arrested after three people were shot with an air rifle in Boston this morning.
Armed police were called to the incident on Frieston Road just after 9.30am. Three people were hit by air pellets and received minor injuries. A 40-year-old has been arrested for possession of a firearm with intent to endanger life.
Lincolnshire Police say they are concerned for the welfare of a man missing from Boston Pilgrim Hospital.Read the full story ›
A 27-year-old man has been seriously injured in a collision on the A16 near Stickford in Boston.
It happened on Friday September 16 at 4.40pm involving a Renault Megane and a Vauxhall Astra.
The Megane left the road and the injured driver was airlifted to hospital suffering serious injuries.
The Astra driver, a 39-year-old local man, was arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving and has since been bailed until November.