Travel for £1 or less this Christmas with CallConnect

December 2, 2019 Spilsby Online 0

Passengers using the CallConnect bus service are being offered a Christmas bargain over the festive period. From 23rd of December until 2nd of January the countywide bus service is giving users the chance for under 15’s to travel free and adults for just £1. This festive offer is available for travel on all CallConnect services including pre-bookable and timetabled. Paul Sanders, Transport Manager at Lincolnshire County Council, said: “It’s great to launch this special Christmas offer […]

Bypass could be on agenda in key talks

September 8, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

The possibility of a new by-pass for Horncastle is likely to feature in top level talks between Lincolnshire County Council and East Lindsey District Council this month. The two authorities are set to meet to discuss a number of key issues with regard to East Lindsey’s Local Plan – the ‘blueprint’ for development in the district. The meeting follows claims by the County Council that it was not fully included in discussions about formulating the […]

County Council make pledge on pothole repairs

January 7, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

Lincolnshire County Council says it mended more potholes than ever in 2015 and has vowed to provide an even better service this year – despite financial challenges. Figures released by the council show that in the last 12 months, over 100,000 potholes were repaired – and over 380 miles of resurfacing work was carried out. Both are records for the county. We are delighted to have repaired more roads and potholes than ever in 2015 […]

Holidays are coming: Lincolnshire man turns mobility scooter into Coca-Cola truck

October 15, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

A Lincoln Leukemia patient will drive his hand-made coca cola truck around the city to raise money for research into the disease. Barrie Hall, who has suffered from the illness for more than five years, built the impressive lorry over the last eight months with the help of local businesses. Constructed on the base of a donated scooter, the truck sports Coca-Cola’s famous Christmas design with Santa Claus clutching a bottle of pop. The 73-year-old, who […]

New Online Booking System For CallConnect Services

April 2, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

Lincolnshire County Council’s popular CallConnect bus service has launched a new online booking system, providing a fast and convenient service to help customers plan their journeys online. The web booking portal called OpenDRT replaces the previous online booking system for CallConnect customers. Just some of the new system’s features include: Improved accuracy and efficiency- the online system is linked directly to CallConnect’s scheduling system and can provide customers with information on vehicle availability. Customers can […]