You’re Never Too Old to Help Washingborough Academy Grow!

As we emerge from winter and welcome spring, children at Washingborough Academy have welcomed their grandparents to the school to help them plant their new batch of vegetable seeds. Following the success of the project last year, the school has now decided to grow a more diverse selection of vegetables and fruits to include moreContinue reading “You’re Never Too Old to Help Washingborough Academy Grow!”

Lincoln Lidl Store Gets Neighbourly

National charity Neighbourly was set up in 2014 to connect individuals, businesses and communities to support good causes for a more sustainable world and celebrate achievements in an inspirational way. It has partnered with Lidl in North Hykeham to help staff manage their ‘back of store’ food surplus programme. As a result, free food donations can beContinue reading “Lincoln Lidl Store Gets Neighbourly”

New Manager at Mint Lane Cafe

Say hello to Alex Crow – the new General Manager at Mint Lane Café, based in the Involve@Lincoln centre. The café, which welcomes everyone, uses supermarket food that would otherwise go to waste to make nourishing hot meals and takeaway sandwiches which are sold for between £2 and £3. It also houses a range ofContinue reading “New Manager at Mint Lane Cafe”


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