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Woman kicked in face by teens while walking dog

A woman is recovering after she was attacked by two teenagers while walking her dog in Lincolnshire.

The woman was attacked while walking her dog in Louth Credit: Google Maps

The 20-year-old was crouching to get something out of her bag when she was kicked or punched in the face. She then saw the two figures running away.

The woman was walking down the alleyway between Mill Lane and Sandringham Drive in Louth which runs alongside the school playing field just before midnight last Friday.

She has bruising and swelling to her face as a result of the attack.

Louth cattle market back up for sale

The Livestock Market site in Louth will be put on the open market, East Lindsey District Council's Executive Board have decided tonight.

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The council had agreed to sell Louth Cattle Market to supermarket chain Asda in July 2014.

However, in March this year, Asda revised its bid and the sale of the site off Newmarket was halted.

The council said tonight marketing the site again will help them to gauge the level of interest before deciding on how to proceed.


Tributes paid to Lincs pilot who died in helicopter crash

Tributes have being paid to the Lincolnshire pilot who died in a helicopter crash on the Isle of Man.

Matthew Chapman Credit: Police

Matthew Chapman - who is from Louth - was the only person on board the Bell Jetranger aircraft when it crashed in high winds on Saturday morning.

An investigation into the cause of the crash is ongoing.

Seychelles police investigating death of Lincs sailor

A Royal Navy sailor from Lincolnshire has been found dead in the Seychelles during a visit by his warship.

The body of Engineering Technician Charles Warrender, 22, was found in the country's capital.

It's understood he was on shore leave from HMS Richmond. Police in the Seychelles have launched an investigation.

Mr Warrender grew up in North Thoresby and his family still lives in the village.

James Webster reports:

Family 'very proud' of navy sailor found dead in the Seychelles

The family of a Royal Navy sailor from Lincolnshire who was found dead in the Seychelles say they are 'very proud' of him.

Charles Warrender

Charles Warrender, 22, died in the Seychelles on Saturday morning. He lived in North Thoresby all his life; attended North Thoresby Primary School and King Edward VI Grammar School in Louth.

After attending Franklin College in Grimsby and HETA in Immingham, he joined the Royal Navy in September 2012.

Hr sailed to the Seychelles on HMS Richmond.

Charles Warrender

Charlie was a charismatic and loving young man, who made everyone who met him smile; he was extremely proud to serve in the Royal Navy and was thoroughly enjoying travelling the world, progressing his career as a Marine Engineer. Charlie’s family are all very proud of him and he will always be remembered as a funny, loyal, and kind son, brother, partner and friend.

– Charles Warrender - family statement


Royal Navy sailor from Lincolnshire found dead in the Seychelles

A Royal Navy sailor from Lincolnshire has been found dead in the Seychelles.

HMS Richmond Credit: Press Association

Engineer Technician (Marine Engineer) Charles Warrender was serving on HMS Richmond.

His body was discovered behind the national library in the capital city of Victoria at 6.45am on Saturday.

Mr Warrender, who was living in Portsmouth, Hampshire, was originally from North Thoresby.

Planning officials consider plans to rebuild fire damaged leisure club

Plans to rebuild a leisure club destroyed by fire near Louth are being considered by planning officials.

Kenwick Park Leisure Centre Credit: ITV Yorkshire

Kenwick Park Leisure Centre was hit by a devastating blaze in October last year. Around 50 firefighters and eight fire engines were needed at the height of the fire, in the early hours of October 13.

An application has now been submitted to East Lindsey District Council to build a leisure club with a swimming pool, gymnasium , exercise studio, spa lounge and a cafe and lounge area.

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