Annual rose day returns at Gunby Hall

June 17, 2018 Spilsby Online 0

A National Trust property near Spilsby is making preparations for its annual Rose Day celebrations. Gunby Hall, Estate and Gardens, will hold its Rose Day on Sunday, June 24, from 11am to 5pm. The 40+ rose varieties grown at Gunby will be on display in the stables, and there will also be plant sales and craft and trade stalls. Art lovers can also enjoy an exhibition in the Orchard Gallery and explore the gardens. Three […]

Air ambulance called after two adults and two-year-old child hurt in crash on A158

May 2, 2017 Spilsby Online 0

A man and a woman have been airlifted to Queen’s Medical Centre in Nottingham with serious injuries following a two-vehicle crash on the A158, near Spilsby. A two-year-old child who was also a passenger in the car they were travelling in, a Ford Focus, has also been rushed to the same hospital by ambulance. A male passenger travelling in a Mercedes Vito which was involved in the crash between Gunby roundabout and Candlesby has been […]

Lincolnshire National Trust property forms its own choir

July 1, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

A new choir has hit the high note in expanding the musical offer associated with a Lincolnshire historic property. A 30-strong group of singers who all have a connection to Gunby Hall near Spilsby have performed together for the first time. Called The Gunby Singers, the group is thought to be the only such choir associated with a National Trust property. Musical director, and conductor Christopher McChrystal, who is a volunteer room guide at Gunby […]

Spilsby Library Reopens In Food Store

January 14, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

Library users in Spilsby are able to borrow books and pick up some shopping after the library was re-opened as a community library in the town’s Co-op Food Store, which officially opened today at 2.30pm. The library, which was previously located on West End in the town, closed late last year after Lincolnshire County Council announced they were handing over the responsibility of running a number of libraries to the community. An area of the store which […]

Hall holds First World War battle exhibition

September 15, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

A century after the first shots were fired a new exhibition about a First World War battle is set to open at Gunby Hall near Spilsby. The exhbition is being launched at the hall next week to mark the 100th anniversary of the start of the Battle of Loos. Last year Gunby staff made a thrilling a discovery of previously uncatalogued detailed maps and a plan of attack of the battle, which belonged to Field-Marshal […]

Gunby Hall To Re-Open After Car Park Issues Solved

March 20, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

Gunby Hall and gardens will open tomorrow (Saturday 21 March 2015) after resolving problems with their car park. The Hall, near Spilsby, was due to open in February but on-going issues with the car park caused by the weather delayed the opening to visitors.  However the weeks ahead are promising some exciting events and open days. On the 28th and 29th of March 28 the gardens and house will be open for free as part […]