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  • Please see our latest news items for information from Sleaford Town Council....
  • The Town Crier Competition and the 1940s Day event, both scheduled for June, have been cancelled ....
  • The regular weekly Markets and the monthly Farmers' Markets are still continuing ...
  • Councillor Anthony Brand is the new Chairman/Mayor of Sleaford Town Council for 2020/2021 ....
  • Councillor Robert Oates is the new Vice Chairman/Deputy Mayor of Sleaford Town Council for 2020/2021....

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Ordering Repeat Prescriptions

If you need to order a repeat prescription, wherever possible, please order them online, telephone your surgery or use the NHS app.

Further information can be found on the NHS website:

www.nhs.uk/using-the-nhs/nhs-services/pharmacies/how-to-order-repeat-prescriptions-online

Posted: Fri, 29 May 2020 13:58 by Administrator

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Red Arrows

Red Arrows

Such great news that the county woke up to this morning that the Red Arrows will be staying in Lincolnshire and will be sited at RAF Waddington!

Posted: Tue, 19 May 2020 13:19 by Administrator

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Open Spaces Statement

We are very grateful that many people have observed the lockdown and continue to act responsibly. Tape has been placed in our open spaces to prevent use of equipment, this will remain until it is considered safe to use.

Updated Government Guidance encourages outdoor activity but indicates that all outdoor sport and recreation must only be done alone, within a household group or with one other person... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 14 May 2020 12:06 by Administrator

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Newly Elected Chairman and Vice Chairman for Sleaford Town Council

Following the Annual General Meeting of Sleaford Town Council held on Wednesday 13th May 2020 using the Zoom remote technology, the following Councillors were elected as Chairman and Vice Chairman for 2020/2021:

Chairman - Councillor Anthony Brand
Vice Chairman - Councillor Robert Oates

Congratulations to both Councillors and we wish you a successful year ahead.

Thank you to the Mayor and Mayoress for... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 14 May 2020 09:59 by Administrator

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Outdoor Exercise Update

As from Wednesday 13th May 2020, the Government will allow people to still exercise in open spaces and also to sit or picnic in them with members from your household.

You will be able to meet with one other person from outside your household if you are outdoors and remain 2 metres apart.

Public gatherings of more than two people from different households is still prohibited.

Posted: Wed, 13 May 2020 13:50 by Administrator

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Notification from LCC - Temporary Traffic Restriction Amendment: Sleaford

Notification from LCC - Temporary Traffic Restriction Amendment:  Sleaford

Temporary Traffic Restriction Amendment: Sleaford

Please note it will be necessary to impose a temporary restriction as detailed below.

ORGANISATION RESPONSIBLE FOR RESTRICTION: LCC

REASON FOR RESTRICTION: Junction Improvement Works

LOCATION & NATURE OF RESTRICTION:

Road Closure Order in place on:

A17 Eastbound Slip Road (Between A17 & A153)

30mph Speed Limit Order in place on:

A17 Eastbound Slip Road... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 12 May 2020 10:53 by Administrator

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Reopening of Household Waste Recycling Centres

Reopening of Household Waste Recycling Centres

Lincolnshire County Council are reopening their household waste recycling centres from Monday 18th May 2020. For the first two weeks, only garden waste and wood will be accepted. From 1st June onwards, only garden waste, wood, scrap, metal and cardboard will be accepted.

To use the recycling centres, you must book a time slot. This can be done through the following:

Website: www.lincolnshire.gov.uk/clickandtip... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 May 2020 10:03 by Administrator

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Sleaford Town Crier's Cry for Peace

The Sleaford Town Crier has recorded a Cry for Peace and it will be broadcast on BBC Radio Lincolnshire on VE Day, Friday 8th May 2020, just after the 2.00pm news.

The Town Crier will also do the Cry for Peace outside his home that same evening at 6.55pm, along with other Town Criers all over the world.

This is all in addition to the Town Crier's Proclamations that he does at 8.00pm every Thursday night... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 07 May 2020 10:49 by Administrator

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GP and Pharmacy Services over the Bank Holiday Weekend

To find out which Pharmacies are open over the Bank Holiday and their opening hours, please visit www.nhs.uk/service-search/find-a-pharmacy

GP Surgeries will be open over the Bank Holiday on Friday 8th May 2020. If you need to speak to your GP practice about something other than Coronavirus, contact them online or by phone to be assessed. If a face to face appointment is necessary, you will be advised... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 06 May 2020 12:17 by Administrator

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Wishing Captain Tom Moore a Happy 100th Birthday

Wishing Captain Tom Moore a Happy 100th Birthday

Sleaford Town Council would like to wish Captain Tom Moore, now an honorary Colonel, a very Happy 100th Birthday!

Captain Tom has raised £30 million by walking around his garden and has lifted the nation's spirits and captured the country's hearts!

He was treated to a flyover of a Hurricane and Spitfire from RAF Coningsby to celebrate this special day.

Posted: Thu, 30 Apr 2020 14:09 by Administrator

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