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Three charged over Mablethorpe assault

Detectives investigating an assault in Mablethorpe have charged three men.

The incident happened on April 7, 2016.

Harley Shaw (18), of Victoria Road, Mablethorpe, appeared at Lincoln Magistrates on 17th August, where he was remanded.

Jacob Andrew Baines (21), of Seacroft Road, Mablethorpe, and Connor Chapman (18), of Beech Grove, Louth, will appear at Skegness Magistrates on 20th September.


Whale found dead on Lincolnshire beach taken to landfill

A whale which was washed up on a beach in Lincolnshire has been taken to landfill.

The whale was found covered in sand Credit: Mablethorpe Coastguard

The four-metre long minke whale was spotted by RNLI north at Mablethorpe on Sunday morning.

Earlier this year three sperm whales washed up at Skegness, while a fouth was found at Wainfleet.

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