Local Paralympian seeks Sponsorship

Local Heckington man and two-time Paralympian Kieran Tscherniawsky is appealing for help to get him to July’s World Championships, in London. The 25-year-old has his sights set on the biggest event of this year’s athletics calendar, but is seeking sponsorship to allow him to compete in the Olympic Stadium for a second time. Kieran does not receive any funding and has to pay all his own costs. Kieran first started his career in British Athletics sport at the age of 18 with the World Championships in New Zealand, doing the…

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Heckington by the Sea ?

Letter to the Editor Dear Sirs, I should like to draw your attention to an evening of information and discussion about Global Climate Change. The event will take place on Saturday 20 May at 7:00 pm at St Andrews Church in Heckington. Talks will explain the causes and effects of Global Climate Change and identify the devastating impacts that increasingly erratic weather systems are having on human communities across the globe. We will also find out about Christian Aid’s “Campaign for Climate Justice” and that organisation’s work to alleviate suffering…

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SPOTLIGHT ON: Heckington Swimming Pool

Heckington’s hidden treasure! Despite being open as a community swimming for nine years the pool can be easily missed, it’s tucked away between Heckington St Andrew’s CE Primary School and The Pavillion Bar and Function Room. To find the pool continue along Cameron Street past Simpsons butchers to Vicarage Road, continue onto Howell Road from Vicarage Road then look out for our blue and white striped fence next to the primary school. Open from May to September each year, Heckington Community Swimming Pool is a seasonal outdoor pool, heated to…

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