BBC news for Lincolnshire

Skegness ad 'slur' woman won over by 'best of British' resort

Gina Parkin now describes the seaside resort as "the best of British".

BBC Radio Lincolnshire lifesaver scheme hits 10,000 target

The scheme, prompted by a newsreader suffering a cardiac arrest, has now been extended until Christmas.

School exclusions: Record numbers for drugs and alcohol

New figures reveal schools in England are battling a growing drug and alcohol problem

'Sexual thrill' strangler James Morton jailed for Hannah Pearson manslaughter

James Morton, who got a "sexual thrill" from strangling women, killed 16-year-old Hannah Pearson.

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Israel removes flashpoint metal detectors at Jerusalem holy site

But Muslim leaders tell worshippers to still boycott the site, after uproar over the apparatus.

Trump boy scout Jamboree speech angers parents

Some threaten to pull boys out of the organisation after a highly politicised address.

Alice Cooper finds Warhol artwork after decades rolled up in storage

Alice Cooper had forgotten about the $10m artwork, which was found tucked away with tour equipment.

Trump plea for unity on showdown healthcare vote

The US president calls on Republican senators to back their healthcare bill, on the eve of a vote.