Call Goes Out For Christmas Event

October 7, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

Spilsby Town Council are looking for organisations interested in providing stalls and entertainments for the annual Christmas Lights switch on event. We are looking for local businesses or other organisations to come forward to provide stalls and entertainment for the event that marks the start of the Christmas period in Spilsby.Councillor Andrew Wright,Spilsby Town Council The Council are looking for any local businesses or organisations who would be interested in running a stall or providing […]

Council Votes Not To Improve Christmas Displays

July 15, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

Spilsby Town Council has voted not to go ahead with improvements to the Town’s Christmas Light Display, but will be replacing faulty footpath lighting. At the Council’s Amenities Committee meeting on Wednesday evening the Council decided not to spend any extra money on improving the Town’s Christmas Lights display in a tight vote.  The proposal, put forward by Councillor Wright would have provided for additional lighting displays and improving the current ones to improve their […]

Updated: Christmas Tree Lights Restored

November 26, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

Updated: Spilsby’s Christmas Tree lights have now been restored to working order after they were damaged the same night they were turned on. Christmas Tree Lights  Original Article: Spilsby’s Christmas Tree lights have been damaged the same night they were turned on. Spilsby Primary School pupils performing Snapped Wires Unlit Christmas Tree The lights were turned on at 3:30pm on Friday afternoon after a welcoming speech by Mayor of Spilsby, Councillor Julia Pears.   The […]

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 […]

Don’t let fire ruin the festivities this Christmas

December 15, 2014 Spilsby Online 0

Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue is reminding residents of their top tips on how to stay safe this December. The festive season is often a busy period for the fire service, with a sharp rise of incidents within the home. From fairy lights and taffled up tinsel to candles and Christmas decorations, all can become fire hazards when proper care is not taken. National statistics show that in December, 20 people a day are either killed […]

Spilsby’s Happy Seasonal Turn On

November 28, 2013 Spilsby Online 0

Spilsby’s Christmas Lights have been turned on by a local student – marking the start of the annual Christmas holiday celebrations. Year 8 student Grace Conlay from King Edward VI Academy in Spilsby was chosen to mark the occasion by flicking the switch to turn on the lights alongside the Mayor of Spilsby, Councillor Peter Grant (right), and Councillor Winston Baugh (centre). The tree has been decorated with an octagonal surround designed by students from […]