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Gritters making preparations before cold weather hits

Lincolnshire is preparing for the cold weather ahead Credit: ITV News

Gritters in Lincolnshire have been been making their final preparations this weekend before the cold weather hits.

Teams have been testing out routes to treat nearly 2,000 miles of the county's roads.

Last year the council got through nearly 40,000 tons of salt but hope that new technology will help them use less this winter.

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