Fury over proposed Traveller and Gypsy sites in East Lindsey

April 15, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

Fury has erupted over a list of eight locations identified by East Lindsey District Council as potentially suitable for encampments of Travellers and Gypsies. Councillors and members of the public expressed dismay when it was released at a meeting of the Council’s planning policy committee on Thursday (April 15). “This is so poor it’s unbelievable”, fumed Councillor Jill-Makinson-Sanders. “The council is shooting itself in the foot. “It is totally irresponsible to set hares running – […]

Council defends delay over planning document – saying it is ‘vital’ to get it right

June 30, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

A key planning document, which will effectively control future housing development throughout East Lindsey, is unlikely to come into force for at least another 12 months. East Lindsey District Council has confirmed it does not expect to submit it’s draft Local Plan for Government approval until next year. Key elements of the plan will include identifying sites for housing and the minimum number of homes to be built over the next 15 years. Once adopted, […]

Broadband Is On The Alford And Spilsby Area Committee Agenda

March 10, 2012 Spilsby Online 0

Residents are invited to attend the Alford and Spilsby Area Committee meeting on Tuesday March 20th, 2012. The meeting will take place in the Committee Room at Franklin Hall, Halton Road, Spilsby at 7pm. The Committee will receive an update on the Local Development Framework from the District Council’s Planning Policy and Housing Strategy Manager, Anne Shorland. An update will also be provided on the provision of Broadband in the District, which is something the […]