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Local Gymnasts Malta bound

Local Gymnasts Malta bound

It has just been confirmed that this summer gymnasts from a Lincoln club will be heading to Malta to take on international competition. Witham Hill Gymnastics Club, established in 2007, has in recent years enjoyed great success at county and regional competitions and now relishes the challenge of competing abroad. The competition, which stretches over […]

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FA Cup 4th round draw- more upsets on the cards?

FA Cup 4th round draw- more upsets on the cards?

After 3rd round upsets such as the mighty Lincoln City (pictured above) beating Championship side Ipswich (who are 59 places above them) and Sutton United beating League 1 side Wimbledon, the 4th round tie could be rather interesting one… Minnows Lincoln City will now play Brighton and Hove Albion and arguably even bigger minnows Sutton […]

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Cinderella: New Theatre Royal Lincoln

Cinderella: New Theatre Royal Lincoln

On the 5th of December at Lincoln’s New Theatre Royal, Cinderella came out as a brand new pantomime with some big names. It has taken 66 years for Cinderella to come to our stage, and it was adapted to be a stage show by Stuart Glover. According to some of Millfield’s pupils, it definitely had […]

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Having an ice time

Having an ice time

It’s nearly December, the days are getting colder and that can only mean one thing for Heighington Millfield Primary Academy – ice time! Check out their ice safety film that has been seen by the thousands eager to get skating:    

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YJA meets Frances Fyfield

YJA meets Frances Fyfield

I’m sitting with Frances Fyfield in a room under The Collection Museum in Lincoln. Above us, in the museum’s biggest exhibition room, hang fifty-five paintings, some taken from Fyfield’s flat in London, others from her seaside home in Deal. Frances writes crime fiction – her latest novel came out in paperback last week – but […]

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Waterside Shopping Centre: Summer of Arts!

Waterside Shopping Centre: Summer of Arts!

‘Summer of Arts’ is a series of week-long arts workshops for 8-15 year-olds taking place throughout August 2016. Each programme will be run and led by professional artists and creative practitioners from within that week’s highlighted industry AND, by taking part in ‘Summer of Arts’, participants can work towards an Arts Award – a portfolio-based […]

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‘Lion King’ coming to Lincoln!

‘Lion King’ coming to Lincoln!

  A Lincolnshire school has accepted the ambitious challenge of staging a West End hit. Pupils from Heighington Millfield Primary Academy are currently preparing for their end-of-term production of Lion King. With SATS out of the way, classrooms are a hive of activity as stunning masks, costumes and props are busily assembled. Year 5 and […]

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Review: ‘The Complete Deaths’

Review: ‘The Complete Deaths’

In honour of the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death, performance collective Spymonkey and experimental director Tim Crouch have come together to create the perfect ode to the Bard. ‘The Complete Deaths’ recreates all 75 on-stage deaths written in Shakespeare’s plays in unique stylings. There are many stand-out moments in the play, most for their astounding […]

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Harry Potter Night Went Out With a Bang

Harry Potter Night Went Out With a Bang

  Earlier this month parties were held all across the world to celebrate Harry Potter novels. February 4th turned out to be a magical night of spells, wizards and quizzes. These dazzling parties helped to pass the spellbinding magic on to younger readers who have yet to unearth J K Rowling’s monumental books. In all, […]

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Carol Ann Duffy – Poet

Carol Ann Duffy – Poet

Commonly known for her creative writing style, Duffy didn’t disappoint; there wasn’t an uninspired student in the theatre.