BBC news for Lincolnshire

Shih-tzu owner Michael Timms from Skegness in animal ban

The dog, which was found with a burst abscess, matted fur and a tumour, was later put to sleep.

Scampton Airshow cancelled for 2018 after making loss

It is understood the loss was due to higher than expected costs and a lack of ticket sales.

BBC commentator Ian Stringer's struggle to help alcoholic mother

The mother of Leicester City commentator Ian Stringer was found at her home weeks after her death.

Lincolnshire council buys Yorkshire Travelodge for £2.35m

The authority said it hoped the hotel would generate an income reducing the need to cut services.

Live BBC World News

Australia child abuse inquiry: Final recommendations released

Society's major institutions have "seriously failed" to protect children, a landmark inquiry finds.

Odebrecht scandal: Peru president Kuczynski under pressure to quit

Pablo Kuczynski has reportedly lost the support of key cabinet members over corruption allegations.

France Millas train crash: Children killed as bus cut in two

At least four children died and another 20 people were hurt in the collision in southern France.

Russia a 'risk' to undersea cables, defence chief warns

Chief of the defence staff Sir Stuart Peach warns disruption to undersea cables could be "catastrophic".