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Teenager loses hair in memory of cousin

Katie Rough's cousin Amy Gilpin loses 12 inches off her hair to raise money for Katie's memorial.

Katie Rough's cousin Amy Gilpin Credit: ITV Yorkshire

The hair will go to make wigs for cancer patients through the Little Princess Trust. Amy travelled from Louth to take part in the fundraising event.

Some of the money donated today will also go to local children's charities, York Mind and The Island.


Couple seriously hurt in crash with lorry

A man and a woman have been seriously hurt in a collision between a car and a lorry on the A157 at South Reston near Louth.

It happened at around 3.30pm today (September 6th). Both the injured were in the car. They were taken to Hull Royal Infirmary by air ambulance. The man is said to have suffered life-threatening injuries.

'Too early' to determine cause of fire at Louth FC

Police are working with Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue to investigate a fire at a derelict football ground in Louth.

At 3am on Monday 1 August, we received a call concerning a large fire at the Louth FC ground on Park Avenue, Louth.

There have been no injuries and no evacuations of nearby residents were required.

It is too early to determine if this was a deliberate ignition and we are working with Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue to establish the cause.

– Lincolnshire Police


Blaze at derelict football club in Louth

There has been a fire at a derelict football club in Louth, Lincolnshire.

Lincolnshire Fire & Rescue say the structure was well alight when they were called out to the blaze just before 3am.

Woman, 68, missing from Louth

Credit: Lincolnshire Police

Police in Lincolnshire are appealing for help to find a woman who has gone missing from Saltfleet, Louth.

They say Renata Slack, who calls herself Rita, left Saltfleet at approximately 9.30am on Tuesday morning and was last seen near the Co-op in Northgate, Louth.

Renata, 68, is described as being 5ft7, of a slim build and having grey hair in an old-fashioned hairstyle. She was wearing black jeans, a pink/red top and blue and white ballet shoes.

Police say Renata has a distinctively slow walk.

Woman found with serious head injury in Louth

An investigation is underway after a woman was found with a serious head injury in Kidgate in Louth around midday on Friday June 10.

Credit: Press Association

The 48-year-old woman was taken to Grimsby Hospital and transferred to Hull Royal Infirmary for specialist treatment where her condition is described as critical.

We would like to hear from anyone who may have seen the woman in the area before she became injured, saw how she has become injured or stopped to help her following her injury. I am keeping an open mind, so any witnesses and any information that will help build a picture should please contact us on the 101 number. The female is described as 5ft 4 tall, medium build wearing a brown coat and burgundy trousers."

– Det Inspector Simon Bromiley, Lincolnshire Police
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