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Summary

  1. Lincoln players head for London for biggest game in club's history
  2. Humberside Police advertise for new chief constable
  3. A1 reopens after fatal crash yesterday
  4. Domesday Book to go on display at Lincoln Castle
  5. Live updates on Friday 10 March 2017

Live Reporting

By Alex Rhodes

All times stated are UK

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  1. Five things we've learned today

    Alex Rhodes

    BBC Lincolnshire Live

    Right, that's all from me today before I go I'm going to leave you with five non-Lincoln City things we've learned today:

    Have a good evening.

  2. Watch: Staying dry and cloudy

    Keeley Donovan

    Weather presenter, BBC Look North

    It will be a cloudy but mainly dry and a mild night.

    Here's my full forecast:  

    Video content

    Video caption: Keeley Donovan with the forecast for the rest of the day and into the weekend
  3. Impvasion: Five highlights

    Alex Rhodes

    BBC Lincolnshire Live

    Up The Imps!

  4. Forecast for the Emirates

    Keeley Donovan

    Weather presenter, BBC Look North

    Let's take a look at the weather for the 9,000 Lincoln City fans heading to the Emirates Stadium tomorrow.

    There might be some fog or mist overnight tonight but that'll lift for a generally cloudy but warmish day with a few sunny spells breaking through. 

    temp chart

    Good weather for football basically!

  5. Video content

    Video caption: Lincoln City: How the non-leaguers reached the FA Cup quarter-finals

    BBC Sport looks back on Lincoln City's fairytale journey through the FA Cup, from their qualifier against Guiseley to their 1-0 upset over Premier League Burnley.

  6. Impvasion: School photos

    Alex Rhodes

    BBC Lincolnshire Live

    Schools have been getting involved with our #Impvasion hashtag all day today so let's share some of their efforts.

    Here are the kids at Monks Abbey primary:

    kids

    They're going bonkers at the Meadows Primary School:

    View more on twitter

    Non-uniform day over at Sir Francis Hill Primary:

    Sir Francis Hill Primary

    And I showed you this one before from Nettleham Junior School but I like it a lot:

    Video content

    Video caption: These guys are ready, are you?
  7. Lincolnshire Sport head to announce final project before leaving

    Alex Rhodes

    BBC Lincolnshire Live

    As we told you earlier, the head of Lincolnshire Sport, Janet Inman, says she'll announce a final project before she steps down from the role after 17 years. 

    It's going to be called "Lincolnshire Active" and will set out a strategy for the next few years.

    Janet Inman
    Quote Message: I would like to thank past and present staff and board members at Lincolnshire Sport for their hard work and support. from Janet Inman Lincolnshire Sport
    Janet InmanLincolnshire Sport
  8. Man arrested after A1 crash death

    Alex Rhodes

    BBC Lincolnshire Live

    A 38-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving following the six-vehicle crash on the A1 yesterday. 

    It happened at around 08:00 and involved two lorries and four cars. A 52-year-old driver was pronounced dead at the scene and another had to be airlifted to hospital.

    crash
    crash

    Police still want to speak to any witnesses or anyone who may have dashcam footage of the crash. 

  9. Great grey day

    BBC Weather Watchers

    We're afraid it's looking rather grey out there after that fabulous start this morning.

    Weather Watcher  Dimplayer took this picture of low tide at the Humber Bridge and says it's all grey skies, grey mud and grey water!

    Low tide on the Humber
  10. Head of Lincolnshire Sport steps down

    BBC Radio Lincolnshire

    The chief executive of Lincolnshire Sport, Janet Inman,  has announced she's standing down. 

     She's been in the post for seven years and will leave the organisation in the summer. 

    Janet Inman

    The search is now on for a new Chief Executive.  

  11. Impvasion: Squad arrive at West Ham Academy

    Rob Makepeace

    BBC Radio Lincolnshire sport

    They've made it down south and now they're squeezing some extra training in at West Ham's Academy. 

    Academy
    Academy
  12. Domesday Book: In good company

    Alex Rhodes

    BBC Lincolnshire Live

    When the Domesday Book comes to the Castle this summer it'll take pride of place next to one of the four remaining copies of the Magna Carta in the specially designed vault. 

    It cost millions to build and was finished back in 2014 as part of extensive works to renovate the castle.

    vault
    vault

    It's had its issues in the past though, last year the Magna Carta had to be temporarily moved to a secret location because a fault with the roof meant the humidity levels weren't correct.

    It's all sorted now though so the National Archives need not worry!

  13. Impvasion: Hair raising rendition of Ulysses

    BBC Look North

    East Yorkshire and Lincolnshire

    Maybe it hasn't all quite sunk in for you yet? 

    Well, if you still can't quite believe it then never fear! We got actor and voice of The Cube Colin McFarlane to get us all in the mood for the match tomorrow with this dramatic rendition of Tennyson's Ulysses (another Lincolnshire lad dontcha know). 

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    Video caption: Actor Colin McFarlane pays tribute to Lincoln City ahead of the big match

    If that doesn't get your heart pumping then you might want to check you're still alive!

  14. In pictures: Take a tour around one of Lincolnshire’s disused railway tunnels

    Lincolnshire Reporter

    Stunning images have been released of one of Lincolnshire’s disused railway tunnels – showing some incredible architecture.  

    Tunnel
  15. Two new signings for the Imps

    Rob Makepeace

    BBC Radio Lincolnshire sport

    We've got two new additions to the squad who can both play this Saturday.

    Left-back Riccardo Calder and goalkeeper Ross Etheridge on loan from Aston Villa and Doncaster Rovers respectively.

    Riccardo Calder

    What a stage to possibly debut on!

  16. The headlines this lunchtime

    Lizzie Musham

    BBC Local Live, Lincolnshire

    The latest from the Lincolnshire newsroom:

    • Anticipations builds for Lincoln City v Arsenal tomorrow 
    • Police say a man has died following a six vehicle crash on the A1 yesterday morning
    • The Domesday Book is coming to Lincolnshire 
  17. The weather this lunchtime

    Abbie Dewhurst

    Weather Presenter, BBC Look North

    Rather cloudy throughout today for most of us in the county. 

    The good news is that it's going to stay fairly mild and dry but we could get a bit of drizzle over the hills. 

    Temp chart
  18. Impvasion: High energy from Nettleham junior school

    Alex Rhodes

    BBC Lincolnshire Live

    This is what we like to see! 

    Video content

    Video caption: These guys are ready, are you?

    If the city fans travelling to the game are this loud then Arsenal won't know what hit them!

  19. 'Daylight robbery' at University of Lincoln

    Hope Bolger

    BBC Radio Lincolnshire

    Staff at the University of Lincoln say they're having to increase security following a number of computer thefts.

    Thieves have targeted the Business School and the university says all incidents have been reported to the police. 

    Lincoln University

    Craig Marsh from the University says it's a real problem:  

    Quote Message: We have a spate of literally daylight robbery at the university, people just wandering in and nicking stuff. They talk to students, say hello for ten minutes and then run off with a bit of kit." from Craig Marsh Director of the Lincoln International Business School
    Craig Marsh Director of the Lincoln International Business School