Groove Time

Groove Time for children aged 2-4

By NickiBlake on May 16th, 2012 - comments

Pre-school children can join new dance classes launching this month in Skellingthorpe and Langworth. Groove Time is a dance and play class for children aged 2 – 4 years of age and includes a variety of dance styles and techniques. Lisa Hurst, Groove Leader, said: “The sessions will offer the opportunity for boys and girls […]

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Football Welton Manor Park

Welton Football Club is in the money

By NickiBlake on May 14th, 2012 - comments

Grassroots sport in Welton received a significant boost following the news that Welton-by-Lincoln Parish Council have received a grant of over £250,000 from the Football Foundation. This Football Foundation grant, along with significant funding from West Lindsey District Council, Welton-by-Lincoln Parish Council and WREN, ensures the community of Welton will benefit from a half a […]

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Flash Mob

Flash Mob in Lincoln High Street

By NickiBlake on May 10th, 2012 - comments

Drummers, dancers and acrobats became part of a Flash Mob in Lincoln’s High Street today. They were promoting the fact that 10,000 FREE tickets for the Evening Celebration of the Olympic Torch Relay are available from the Lincoln Drill Hall from today. Click here to view a 1-minute video of the Flash Mob. The Evening […]

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Olympic torch

Local stars set to shine when Lincoln welcomes the Olympic Flame

By NickiBlake on May 10th, 2012 - comments

10,000 free tickets available for the Lincoln Olympic Torch Relay Evening Celebration Rapper and grime artist Loick Essien to perform One World performance to showcase local talent A rising star on the British music scene will join forces with dancers and gymnasts to light up the night at the Lincoln Olympic Torch Relay Evening Celebration […]

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Egyptian Flag

Lincolnshire to host athletes from Egypt

By NickiBlake on May 9th, 2012 - comments

Teams will be based at a number of venues across the region, including University of Lincoln, Princess Royal Sports Arena in Boston and Meridian Leisure Centre in Louth. Lincolnshire will host athletes from Egypt at a Pre-Games Training camp as they undergo their final preparations before this summer’s Olympic and Paralympic Games. Encouraging communities to […]

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57th Annual Lincoln Grand Prix on Sunday May 13th

By NickiBlake on May 9th, 2012 - comments

The stage is set for the City of Lincoln to be the focus point of the UK cycling world when the 57th Annual Lincoln Grand Prix takes centre stage in the City’s tourist areas this Sunday May 13th. The impressive start list of 160 riders features all of the UK’s best teams with 26 foreign […]

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Health Walks

Health Walk Leader Training in Grantham

By NickiBlake on May 9th, 2012 - comments

People in Grantham can attend a training session to become a Health Walk Leader and encourage more people to go walking. Walking is one of the cheapest and easiest ways to get involved in physical activity, and there are numerous Health Walks being led in Grantham and the surrounding area. As a result, more volunteer […]

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Man in gym

Mission Slimpossible!

By NickiBlake on May 9th, 2012 - comments

Men and women in Lincoln are being encouraged to take part in a 10-week weight management course to learn how to lose weight and keep it off for good. Lincolnshire County Council is funding the course as part of GROW, a scheme to improve lifelong learning among individuals aged 19 plus in Lincolnshire. Sarah Ferneyhough, […]

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gym

Drop a Dress Size in Spalding

By NickiBlake on May 9th, 2012 - comments

Ladies in Spalding are being encouraged to take part in a new 10-week adult education course to learn about how to make healthy lifestyle choices. The Drop a Dress Size course is being run by Active Lincolnshires Partnership, as part of GROW, a Lincolnshire County Council scheme to improve lifelong learning among individuals aged 19 […]

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Basketball

Ladies Basketball Session wants more members

By NickiBlake on May 9th, 2012 - comments

Ladies are encouraged to come along to a basketball session taking place in Lincoln this week. Lincoln Lightning Basketball Club wants women and girls, aged 14 plus, to come along and take part in a fun, exciting sport. Lucy Willets, Basketball Development Officer at Active Lincolnshires Partnership, said: “Before these sessions started, there were no […]

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