New signs warning people against using legal highs have been put up across Lincoln.
From today it is illegal to take legal highs in Lincoln. Councillors say it will reduce antisocial behaviour but some say it will not work.Read the full story ›
An increase to parking charges in Lincoln comes in to force today.
An increase to parking charges in Lincoln comes in to force today.The council approved the move back in March, which will see drivers pay 3 per cent more to use council owned car parks.
Lincoln Castle reopens today following a £22 million refurbishment.
It was closed in December last year to allow for the work to take place. A new specially built vault has been created to display the city's copy of the Magna Carta, while a new Medieval Wall Walk will give visitors the chance to explore the towers and dungeons.
In addition to the Castle reopening, a new shuttle bus launches which will make it easier for tourists to get around the city and see attractions like the castle and cathedral.
Police in Lincoln are looking for a trio of escaped wallabies.
The marsupials escaped from Whisby Garden Centre, near to the Lincoln Bypass and police have asked drivers to beware incase any of the animals attempt to cross the road.
A man from Lincoln has been jailed for making making and possessing indecent images.
Noah Yabbacombe, 24, has been sentenced to one year imprisonment with a ten year sexual harm prevention order.
He appeared at Lincoln Crown Court and pleaded guilty to three counts of making indecent images of children, possession of 811 indecent images, possession of 21 extreme images (bestiality), possession of seven prohibited images, distribution of indecent images of children and two counts of attempting to incite a child into sexual activity.
Whilst on bail, he was arrested again and found to be in possession of indecent images of children. He was further charged with three counts of making, and possession of 717 indecent images of children.
Prime Minister David Cameron has dismissed a claim that Lincolnshire Police is on the "verge of collapse".
The PM referred to Lincolnshire when he was asked a question about funding for police forces during a live TV interview ahead of May's General Election.
A member of the audience quoted Chief Constable Neil Rhodes who said the force was on the "verge of collapse."
In his reply, Mr Cameron said: "I do not accept that. I understand they are under pressure."
When it comes to Lincolnshire, crime has come down, the police are doing a great job but there is more we can do using modern technology to make sure crime continues to fall under this Government and if we do that we will be saving money as well.
He was speaking during Cameron and Miliband: The battle for No 10 begins, on Channel 4 last night.
Police have named a cyclist who died following a collision with a bus in Lincoln as 31-year-old Michael Beard.
The incident happened at the junction of Wragby Road with Ruskin Avenue around 3pm yesterday.
No-one on the bus was injured.
Lincolnshire County Council has announced plans to launch a new tourist shuttle bus.
The Lincoln Castle shuttle bus will start running from 1 April, with services planned every 15 to 20 minutes, seven days a week.
It will start each day at 9.25am at Whisby Garden Centre (gates open at 9am), with the last bus arriving back at the car park at 7pm. Gates close at 7.30pm.
The new-look castle will attract more visitors to the city than ever before, so it's important we have something in place to cope with that influx.
This new service will help visitors get around more easily, and also take some of the pressure off the city's roads and car parks.
Thousands of runners have taken part in the City of Lincoln 10K race.
It is the first time the event has been managed by the Jane Tomlinson Run For All team.
Our reporter James Webster was there to capture all the action: