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Hundreds expected at Lincoln Cathedral to see first female dean

Hundreds of people are expected at Lincoln cathedral to see the installation of the first woman ever to hold the position of dean .

Christine Wilson is the 84th Dean of Lincoln

Christine Wilson is the 84th Dean of Lincoln - the senior dignitary of the Cathedral, and is responsible for the overall management of the cathedral.

A ceremony is taking place at the cathedral this evening.


Man and woman seriously injured in Lincoln crash

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A man and a woman have been seriously injured after a collision between two cars in Lincoln.

The crash happened near the junction with Dixon Street before 11am this morning.

One man has been taken to hospital and Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue are on scene to help release a woman from the other vehicle.

Police say she is thought to have life changing injuries.


Woman trapped under lorry in 'stable but critical' condition

A 57-year-old woman who was trapped under a lorry on Broadgate in Lincoln last week is in a 'stable but critical' condition.

Kate Nicol, 57, is currently being treated at Queens Medical Centre in Nottingham where her condition is described as stable but critical.

The married mother of three, who recently retired from a long career in the NHS, lives in north Lincolnshire. She suffered extensive injuries after she became trapped under a lorry.

Our only thought right now is supporting Kate in her recovery. We are very grateful for the good wishes we have received but request that our privacy is respected at this very difficult time.

– Family spokesman
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