Residents Without Water After Mains Burst

December 10, 2018 Spilsby Online 0

Some residents in the Spilsby area are without water or very low pressure this morning after an overnight water mains burst. In a statement on their website, Anglia Water stated: “We’re really sorry but some customers in Spilsby and surrounding areas may have very low water pressure or no water at all. “We’ve identified a burst water main in your area that we’re working hard to get fixed, so that we can get your supply […]

Salt levels monitored during record use

December 20, 2010 Spilsby Online 0

Lincolnshire County Council has pledged to keep on gritting, but warns it cannot do any more than it currently is, with over half of its current salt stocks now used already.Gritting teams have almost used as much salt so far this year as they did for the whole of the 2007/08 winter. Despite starting the winter period with 31,600 tonnes – 8,000 more than usual – the authority has already used 57% of this, following […]

Gritting Teams Hit The Roads As Temperatures Drop

November 29, 2010 Spilsby Online 0

The county council is reassuring motorists that its winter maintenance team are monitoring conditions 24/7 and its full fleet of 43 hi-tech gritters are salting priority routes countywide. However, it also warns that although salt can be a huge help, it is not a cure, and has issued some top winter safety tips. David Davies, Principal Maintenance Engineer at Lincolnshire County Council, said:“Our full fleet of 43 hi-tech gritting vehicles are on 24/7 standby, constantly […]