Musical set in New York to be performed in Lincoln

http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/media.sirenonline.co.uk/audio/secole/COMPANY.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 16:05 — 14.7MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSFollowing a tour hosting performances across various cities, the musical Company is being performed at the Lincoln Performing Arts Centre on Wednesday 24 June 2015, at 7.30 pm. Brought to life after an intense two week rehearsing schedule, the musical looks at one man and his experiences…

30,000 more people now working in the East Midlands

http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/media.sirenonline.co.uk/audio/secole/DWP.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 7:10 — 6.6MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSRecently released figures from the Department for Work and Pensions show that thirty-five thousand more people are now working in the East Midlands. From February to April this year just under 75% of those aged 16 to 24 were in employment. A full breakdown of the figures…

Could we ever see a real Jurassic Park?

http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/media.sirenonline.co.uk/audio/secole/JURASSICWORLD.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 10:14 — 9.4MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSFollowing the recent release of the film Jurassic World, and the fact the original trilogy are still fondly in my memories, I’ve recently started wondering whether a real Jurassic Park could ever be possible. Imagine a zoo or safari park but rather than it be inhabited by…

Actor Sir Christopher Lee passes away aged 93

http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/media.sirenonline.co.uk/audio/secole/CHRISTOPHERLEE.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 7:49 — 7.2MB)Subscribe: Android | RSS Famous for his roles in the Lord of the Rings and Hobbit trilogies, the Star Wars saga and Dracula amongst others, Sir Christopher was a much loved and respected actor. Also known for his deep and distinctive voice, he sometimes took time off the screen to…

Lincoln Visitor Information Centre rewarded for excellence

http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/media.sirenonline.co.uk/audio/secole/VISITLINCOLN.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 4:15 — 3.9MB)Subscribe: Android | RSS The Lincoln Visitor Information Centre, which is set to be even busier than usual over the coming summer period, has been recently rewarded with a Certificate of Excellence from popular travel website Trip Advisor, who have given them a 4.5 rating out of 5. This follows…

The Coast to Coast on ‘’A Serious Bit of Kit’’

http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/media.sirenonline.co.uk/audio/secole/geoff.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 14:33 — 13.3MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSGeoff Thompson talks to Deb North about a life transforming technology, developed in Manby near Louth, which has allowed her to resume her passion for enjoying the fells and mountains after five years believing she would never experience high paths again.  It is an emotional and inspiring story…

Published cricket author Grahame Lloyd to hold a talk in Lincoln

http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/media.sirenonline.co.uk/audio/secole/CRICKET.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 15:31 — 14.2MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSHe’s written several books about cricket, and now Grahame Lloyd will be at the Lincoln Drill Hall on Sunday 26 April 2015. There he will speak about his book ‘Howzat? The Six Sixes Ball Mystery’ in which he explains the story of the sport’s most famous ball.…

International Bomber Command Centre receives floral gift

http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/media.sirenonline.co.uk/audio/secole/floralmosaic.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 26:23 — 24.2MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSThe International Bomber Command Centre, which aims to commemorate the actions of Bomber Command in World War 2, has received a floral mosaic from the Dutch Government. Exhibited on the East Lawn of Lincoln Cathedral, it’s a gift to thank British Forces amongst others for their participation…

Lincoln born video game takes on the big guys

http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/media.sirenonline.co.uk/audio/secole/HASHTAGDUNGEON.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 3:15 — 3.0MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSAmong heavyweight titles such as Fable Legends and Batman Arkham Knight, a video game created at the University of Lincoln is one of the most anticipated for 2015. Hashtag Dungeon is an adventure game that uses Twitter to source its code, allowing social media enthusiasts to create…

Siren News’ Special Report on county libraries

http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/media.sirenonline.co.uk/audio/secole/LIBRARY.mp3Podcast: Download (Duration: 5:44 — 5.2MB)Subscribe: Android | RSSThe Community and Public Safety scrutiny committee have recently voted to approve recommendations to cut library services. Outside the Lincolnshire County Council offices, protesters gathered to voice their frustration. The Committee have approved the recommendations that will go forward to executive committee meeting on the 3rd February.…