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Rippingale Village Website

Missing Person - Police request for help Jan 17th

Update, 17 January: We are increasingly concerned for missing woman Larissa Cowen (known as Lara) and urgently appealing for information. Lara was last seen at the McDonalds at the Holdingham roundabout in Sleaford on the 15 January at around 1.30 pm. She was driving a blue Peugeot 207 with the registration SD08 NTL. Example of this make and model pictured.

We are appealing to anyone in the area at that time to please check your dashcam footage to see if we can ascertain a direction of travel.

Lara is aged 52, from Lincoln. She is described as 5ft 6ins tall, of medium build, with dark brown collar-length hair.

If you have information, call 101 quoting Incident 439 of 15 January. More information

South Kesteven Local Plan 2011-2036 - Notice of Publication of the Inspector's Report

This report has now been published and is available for review. For full details of where this can be found please see the links on the "latest news" page.


Local History Event

Local History Event


Please note it will be necessary to impose a temporary restriction to all vehicular traffic on the road(s) detailed below. Adequate arrangements will be made to enable pedestrians to access premises in the affected area.

REASON FOR RESTRICTION:  Essential works by Clancy Docwra/Anglian Water


Road Closure Order in place on: Pinfold Close

PERIOD OF RESTRICTION:  13/1/2020 to 15/1/2020

(Restrictions to be implemented as & when required during this period,signage detailing accurate dates & times will be displayed on site in advance)


Local diversion routes & access arrangements will be signposted

This information is also available in map form at

If you have any queries, or require further information, please contact the LCC Customer Service Centre on 01522 782070. 

Rippingale and Dowsby Planning Group

For latest published information see the tab on the left - Minutes of November 2019 meeting have been published.

For details on the latest local crimes please see the Lincs Alert page in the useful links section of the website, updated 29/10/19.


If there is anything you would like to see added to the Village website please contact the Parish Clerk.