Cancer Research UK has tripled its investment in pancreatic cancer, one of the hardest cancers to treat, since launching its research strategy in 2014 – according to new figures published today. The charity increased spending on pancreatic cancer research – including improving diagnosis and treatment – to £18million in the 2015/16 financial year, tripling the £6million […]
Whether you want to pay your council tax, find a job or apply for benefits, ‘digital champions’ are here to help those who need a hand getting online. From shopping to paying bills, banking to finding a new house, the internet has changed the way we do things and doing things online is often the […]
Theresa May is set to become the United Kingdom’s Prime Minister following the withdrawal of Andrea Leadsom from the Conservative Party Leadership challenge.
Community music organisation soundLINCS have announced a brand new set of free taster sessions for their New Tricks project, offering older adults across Lincolnshire the opportunity to be a part of establishing new musical groups in various venues across the county. Whether you’re a child of the swinging 60s or the roaring 20s, if you’re […]
A leading provider of British Sign Language (BSL) and other deaf and deafblind qualifications in the UK has launched its search for the East Midland’s most inspirational people involved in the deaf and deafblind community. Signature has announced the opening of nominations for its eighth Signature Annual Awards, which celebrates people across the UK who […]
http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/sirenonline.co.uk/media/audio/ewellman/Network.mp3 Do you need: Advice and guidance on training, education, volunteering or employment? Skills and knowledge to take part in training and learning opportunities? Help to find apprenticeships, traineeships, study programmes or higher education courses? Support to access employment or volunteering opportunities? Yes? Visit the Network at City Hall, Lincoln. Call 01522 245002. Like at […]
http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/media.sirenonline.co.uk/audio/jpdickie/stbinterview.mp3St Barnabas Lincolnshire Hospice are attempting to put together Lincolnshire’s biggest ever bucket list during Dying Matters Awareness Week at Lincoln’s Waterside Shopping Centre. The hospice is hoping to raise awareness of the importance of talking about dying and putting plans in place. Between 9th – 13th May, people are being encouraged to add their […]
“Our Lincolnshire” is a project by the University of Lincoln that wants to find out more about the county’s heritage.”
http://media.blubrry.com/sirenfm/p/media.sirenonline.co.uk/audio/news/cyberattack.mp3 Last week, Lincolnshire County Council became a victim of a cyber-attack. The malware that affected the computer system was triggered by a link within an email. Police forces across the East Midlands are now joining together to enforce the dangers of cyber security, and are advising how you can protect your own computer or business. […]
Five sperm whales have been washed up on British shores within the last few days, three of them near Skegness.