Three men have been arrested in connection with a serious assault at a house in Lincoln.
Officers were called to Drake Street shortly after midnight today to reports of an altercation.
A 24-year old man was taken to hospital with head injuries. He was later transferred to the Queens Medical Centre in Nottingham for surgery.
The A46 Lincoln Bypass is closed in both directions between A15 (Riseholme Roundabout) and A158 (Nettleham Roundabout).
It is due to overrunning roadworks.
The bus station is closed, along with roads near the East West Link Road near to Pelham Bridge.
Buildings were evacuated and train services disrupted when a digger damaged a gas main.
Hospitals are telling people to stay away.
Archaeologists in Lincoln have found a number of items from Medieval times following a community dig in the grounds of a church on the city's high street.
Historical experts and volunteers have been searching for the remains of a 12th century church in the grounds of the existing St Botolph-by-Bargate Church.
It's the first of a number of projects planned for this year. The finds included medieval window glass, roof tiles and clay pipes.
Police say they're growing increasingly concerned for a woman who's gone missing from Lincoln.
Jean Parker got on a train to Newark from Lincoln on Easter Friday and hasn't been seen since. She takes medication but it's not thought she has any with her. Officers describe her as very trusting and easily led.
She is of medium build, 4' 11" tall with short grey hair, blue eyes and usually wearing glasses. Jean normally wears the beige/cream coat she is wearing in the photograph and normally has a black trolley and brown hand bag with her.
We are growing increasingly worried for Jean, if anyone has seen or heard from her since Easter Friday then I'd ask them to call us.
Police have issued an urgent appeal to help find a 90-year-old woman who has been reported missing from Lincoln.
Muriel Hammond was last seen at her home in the south of Lincoln at 10am this morning.
She is around 5ft 9in in height, with white-grey hair, and wearing a fawn-coloured coat, a white top and sandals.
Muriel is believed to be in a confused state and police are keen to trace her as soon as possible.
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A man from Nottinghamshire has been confirmed dead following terror attacks in Brussels on Tuesday. The family of David Dixon, who was 50, said they had received "the most terrible and devastating news".
The attacks have now claimed the lives of more than 30 people, with around 270 others injured. Vigils were held across the East Midlands today in a show of solidarity.
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85-year-old Arthur Baddiley was found guilty of 12 charges of gross indecency, incitement to commit acts of gross indecency and indecent assaults on children.
He was jailed for 15 years following a trial. The offences happened between 1986 and 1994 in the Cornwall and Lincoln areas.
We will always pursue offenders no matter how old or how historic the offences are, where we can. Baddiley has not shown any remorse for the offences he has committed.
These offences have had a massive effect throughout the lives of the victims. I hope they are able to start rebuilding their trust and relationships with others."
Police have charged a man and a woman with murder after a man was killed after attending a wake.
Wayne Baxter who was 44 was found stabbed on Croft Bank near Skegness in Lincolnshire on Wednesday evening. He was taken to hospital where he later died.
Sean Booth who's 25 and Sarah Booth who's 36, both from Croft Bank, Croft, have been charged with the murder of Wayne Baxter. They are due to appear at Lincoln Magistrates Court tomorrow.
Detectives say they are still keen to hear from anyone who was in the Woolpack Pub on the 2nd March who may have witnessed an altercation at that location.