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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.


'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.

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