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As we move into the month of August, life is still looking very different to pre Covid-19. There are still so many changes that we must get used to: One of the latest mandatory changes, is the wearing of face masks in all shops. I still do not feel comfortable wearing one but know that it is in everyone’s best interests. My masks have become quite a fashion statement as I have accumulated some lovely patterned cloth masks. Who would have ever thought that 2020 would bring us this new fashion item?

Have you managed to get a hair cut yet? In our family we have done so and all feel so much more human now! My youngest son said he
was beginning to look like a’ hair bear’, his hair grows fast anyway and needs to be cut on a regular basis. Gone are my grey hairs and I no
longer have my fringe in my eyes - I can see

Page 8 looks at the legend, Martin Luther King and throughout the magazine, there are various famous quotes from him.

Our competition this month is from Ivy's Farm Shop, where one lucky reader could win a voucher for £60 to spend in the restaurant or at the farm shop.

It’s great news that our leisure centres and gyms are now open once again, NKDC explain the new processes and opening times that have been put in place to adhere to the new government guidelines on page 11.

Stay safe and well,

Best wishes

Karen

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Your Local Lincs Magazine is a high quality, glossy, compact magazine that bridges the gap between local newspapers and regional lifestyle magazines.

Printed in full colour throughout, it contains a range of interesting and relevant news and features about your local area. As well as providing a one-stop shop for useful information such as what’s on, community news and information.

Now in our 13th year, we have an impressive monthly distribution of over 23,000 homes and businesses. The magazine content has a bit of something for everyone.

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