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Reward offered in hunt for escaped rapist

A £1,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of a convicted rapist who absconded from an open prison.

Stephen Tierney
Lincolnshire Police

Stephen Tierney, 39, has not been seen since 3 July when he walked out of HMP North Sea Camp, near Boston.

Lincolnshire Police say they are investigating possible sightings in Norfolk, Northamptonshire and Leicestershire.

The force say Tierney poses a risk to the public and has advised people not to approach him.

A police spokesman said he also poses a "high risk" to anyone who enters in to a relationship with him.

Anyone with any information about Tierney's whereabouts is asked to contact CrimeStoppers on 0800 555 111 or report online at crimestoppers-uk.org.

Huge sand dune designed to prevent major gas terminal falling into sea
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Team GB: Shortage of women in competitive gliding
With international championships on the horizon, Team GB's female glider pilots want more women in the sport.
Breast cancer: The Norfolk Pink Ladies' Tractor Run
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Severe accident: A148 Norfolk northbound

BBC News Travel

A148 Norfolk northbound severe accident, from Horsleys Chase to A149 Hardwick Road.

A148 Norfolk - A148 Nar Ouse Way in King's Lynn closed and queues northbound from the Horsleys Chase junction to Southgate Roundabout, because of an accident involving two vehicles.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

D-Day: 'I drove a tank on to the beaches with a broken hand'
Richard Heather drove his tank on to the beaches of Normandy despite a serious hand injury.