Learn to Sing In Harmony Harmony Lincs, a male Acapella group based in Lincoln singing songs in the Barbershop Style are offering a free singing course for male voices. Open to young and not so young with a genuine interest in learning to sing as part of a chorus. The course starts on Tuesday 27th … [Read More...] about Learn to Sing in Harmony with HarmonyLincs – Course starts 27 September
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The zip wire seats have now been installed on the double zip wire at Whittons Park and are available for use. Those of us who have tried the zip wire (purely in the interests of health and safety of course) would describe the ride as "fierce". Actually, it is not the ride - it is the stop at the end. Despite … [Read More...] about Whittons Park Update: Zip Wire Now Available For Use!
LLRA has been advised that City of Lincoln Council have received government funding for the Home Energy Upgrade Scheme in Lincoln. This is available to households living in fuel poverty and provides a grant for a range of energy efficiency measures for home owners or private tenants. To qualify residents … [Read More...] about Lincoln Home Energy Upgrade Scheme
LLRA have been advised that Lincolnshire County Council Highways contractors are likely to be replacing the existing concrete street lighting columns with "galvanised steel units and energy efficient LED lanterns". The work is likely to be undertaken over the next six weeks (although dates are subject to … [Read More...] about Street Lighting LED Upgrade: Albion Crescent & Albion Close
At the start of 2022 a change was made to the procedures used by volunteers operating LLRA's Speed Indicator Device (SID) on Long Leys Road and in the West End. This has provided some helpful insights into the impact SID has on driver behaviour as well as making it easier to analyse longer term data. Both a … [Read More...] about SID Update: Hampton Street & Long Leys Road Vehicle Speeds and Volumes
Hopefully most residents will have seen the launch announcement leaflet introducing the project to build a Shop, Community Centre & Allotment Growing Centre in Long Leys. This was delivered to your home on 28 February but is also available to view online at: long-leys.org/village along with the 28-page … [Read More...] about Update On Long Leys Village Centre Project + Help Wanted
Lincoln Grand Prix Cycling comes to Lincoln on Sunday 8 May with two races on an 8-mile circuit that includes Long Leys Road. The women’s race starts at 9am from Castle Square and is 8 laps of the course (63 miles). The men’s race starts at 1pm and is 13 laps of the course (103 miles). Long Leys Road … [Read More...] about Lincoln Grand Prix Sunday May 8th 2022 + Road Closures
View a PDF version of this article. Most Long Leys residents will already be familiar with LLRA and the work it does but as an introduction to those new to the area, and to those who work or spend leisure time here, this article provides: Background on LLRA’s originsSome of the work LLRA doesLLRA … [Read More...] about Long Leys Residents Association (LLRA). Who Are We?
Some good progress to report on the landscaping at the park, with contractor activities on the key areas likely to be complete in the next few days. It's probably inevitable given the better weather and school holidays but the city council and their contractors have been fighting a losing battle to keep … [Read More...] about Easter Update: Whittons Park Playpark
LLRA recently met with Jody Lupton, Veolia Business Manager at the Albion Works, to review how things were going in the six months since the Traffic Commissioner introduced new conditions on Veolia's Vehicle Operating Licence. It was a very positive meeting, with Veolia explaining their commitment to being … [Read More...] about Commercial Businesses and Vehicle Operations in Long Leys