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New LRSN video unveiled at Rural Charities Dinner

New LRSN video unveiled at Rural Charities Dinner

Marking 20 years since its launch, Lincolnshire Rural Support Network has released a new video telling the organisation's story and how it helps farming and rural families in Lincolnshire. The video is narrated by LRSN's project manager, Alison Twiddy and draws on her experiences and those of her fellow LRSN caseworkers and supporters, who have built the range of services available today.   ...

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New role will develop LRSN's frontline services

New role will develop LRSN's frontline services

Lincolnshire Rural Support Network, LRSN, is recruiting a new member of staff this spring. Following extensive research and consideration by LRSN’s Board of Trustees, a full-time Health and Wellbeing Lead is being sought to augment the charity’s ability to help farming and rural families in Lincolnshire. LRSN’s Board chairman, Mer...

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Roll up, roll up - our Charity Golf Day needs you!

Roll up, roll up - our Charity Golf Day needs you!

LRSN and Woldmarsh Charity Golf Day - Wednesday 15 May 2019, Witham Windmill Golf Club, DN37 0HT There's still space on our team sheet for more teams for this year's Charity Golf Day on 15 May. So far we have 21 teams, but we'd love to have more, so if you know of anyone who enjoys a game of golf, has three friends who do t...

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Text Giving - here's how you can help us to help others

Text Giving - here's how you can help us to help others

Help us to help others with Text Giving From 31 March 2019, our text to give number is 70085 and we’ve signed up with Newcastle-based firm, Donr to provide this easy to use text giving service. 70085 is the number to store in your phone to help us raise funds for our work supporting Lincolnshire farming folk. Text giving with LRSN is ...

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Chaplaincy project seeks part time appeals manager

Chaplaincy project seeks part time appeals manager

Part Time Campaign Appeals Manager Lincolnshire Agricultural Chaplaincy and Rural Support Trust (LACRST) The Chaplaincy Trust is seeking to raise £3 million to enable it to employ operational Agricultural Chaplains to continue and expand the work currently being delivered by Rev Canon Alan Robson.  ...

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David Creasey - Memorial Service announced

David Creasey - Memorial Service announced

The details of the memorial service to celebrate the life of Lincolnshire livestock farmer, local vicar and much-loved friend, David Creasey, have been announced. The service will be held at Lincoln Cathedral on Thursday 9 May at 11am. F...

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LRSN and Woldmarsh Charity Golf Day returns to Waltham Windmill Golf Club

LRSN and Woldmarsh Charity Golf Day returns to Waltham Windmill Golf Club

LRSN and Woldmarsh have pleasure in inviting you to join us at our Charity Golf Day, which is returning to the popular Waltham Windmill Golf Club, Waltham, Grimsby, on Wednesday 15th May 2019. LRSN and Wol...

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Sponsorship line-up expands for Charities Dinner

Sponsorship line-up expands for Charities Dinner

A fourth main dinner sponsor has been unveiled for this year’s Lincolnshire Rural Charities Dinner. The Private Office, the Leeds, Bath and...

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Fifth main sponsor announced for Lincolnshire Rural Charities Dinner

Fifth main sponsor announced for Lincolnshire Rural Charities Dinner

The Lincolnshire Rural Charities Dinner is pleased to announce that LJ Fairburn and Sons, the Lincolnshire-based egg producer and packer will be sponsoring the chef at this year’s Charity Dinner on 11 April. LJ Fairburn and Sons join Limagrain, Wilkin Chapman LLP, Smailes, Goldie Turner and Brown & Co as the main event sponsors announced so far. The Dinner will be held at the Epi...

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LRSN chairman presented with inaugural President’s Award

LRSN chairman presented with inaugural President’s Award

LRSN’s chairman, Meryl Ward, has been presented with the inaugural Lincolnshire Agricultural Society President’s Award. The award was made at the Society’s Annual General Meeting on Monday 7 January at the Lincol...

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First sponsors unveiled for third Lincolnshire Rural Charities Dinner

First sponsors unveiled for third Lincolnshire Rural Charities Dinner

Four Lincolnshire-based businesses have pledged to support the third Lincolnshire Rural Charities Dinner to be held in April 2019. The event will raise funds for three Lincolnshire charities: the ...

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LRSN's successful AGM raises £13,000

LRSN's successful AGM raises £13,000

LRSN’s AGM, which includes the ever-popular Charity Auction, has raised more than £13,000 to help fund the organisation’s charitable work. To celebrate a successful year, 130 LRSN volunteers, staff, supporters and friends gathered at the Epic Centre, Lin...

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LRSN launches Amazon Smile fundraising channel

LRSN launches Amazon Smile fundraising channel

Announcing AmazonSmile With Amazon Smile, you can donate to LRSN as you shop! We've added another great way to help LRSN raise funds for our essential work for Lincolnshire's farming families, with AmazonSmile. ...

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Donate by text and help to raise funds for LRSN

Donate by text and help to raise funds for LRSN

A simple way to give LRSN has launched a new way for our friends and supporters to help us raise funds. We've teamed up with JustGiving, the world's leading online fundraising platform, to enable us to promote the essential work of LRSN and to raise funds in a simple and straightforward way. Just text LRSN10 ...

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Lincolnshire Rural Charities Dinner 2019

Lincolnshire Rural Charities Dinner 2019

Third fundraising dinner supports Lincolnshire charities LRSN is one of three Lincolnshire charities that will benefit from proceeds raised at the third Lincolnshire Rural Charities Dinner, on Thursday 11 April 2019 at the Epic Centre, Lincolns...

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LRSN's record breaking Charity Golf Day

LRSN's record breaking Charity Golf Day

Records were broken last week at our Charity Golf Day, held in association with Woldmarsh Producers Ltd., when over £7,400 were raised thanks to the generosity of all our sponsors and teams that took part on the day! No "Hole in one" winners to win the Lexus Sports car unfortunately so the car was safely returned to Lexus Lincoln, maybe next year???  However, a big...

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LRSN joins Lincolnshire's International Women's Day

LRSN joins Lincolnshire's International Women's Day

On Thursday 8th March the Lincolnshire Agricultural Society hosted an International Women's Day for over 150 women with four inspriational speakers who have started thier own businesses in Lincolnshire. The day welcomed Amy Jobe @lincolnrusset, Sophie Arlott @LavintonL, Amy Conyard @lincspingin and ...

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LRSN launch their "support" tractor

LRSN launch their "support" tractor

On the 27th February LRSN and Peacock and Binnington revealed their "shining beacon of hope" tractor at the Lincolnshire Farming Conference hosted at the Lincolnshire Showground and it caused quite a stir in the conference as companies posed in front of the LRSN logo vinyl wrapped tractor. Endorsement for LRSN's work from Peacock and Binnington has been fantastic. "The LRSN work hard to ensure farmers experiencing difficulties have support when they need it most. Agriculture and far...

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LRSN launch “a shining beacon of hope and support”

LRSN launch “a shining beacon of hope and support”

LRSN are delighted to announce that Peacock and Binnington, one of the premier new and used agricultural machinery dealers in Lincolnshire and Yorkshire, have vinyl wrapped a Massey 7716 in LRSN branding in support of the charity’s work helping farmers and rural folk in Lincolnshire who face tough times. The tractor will be a shining beacon of hope and support for Lincolnshire’s farmers and farming families. ...

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Louth Livestock Market is saved!

Louth Livestock Market is saved!

In our recent newsletters, we have been encouraging everyone to have their say about ELDC’s consultation about their future plans for Louth Market.  It has been heartening to see so much enthusiasm and debate on the subject and the public meetings have been well attended, with the most recent one on 27 September where the council overlooked aproposal to close the livestock market...

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