East Lindsey District Council have ‘paused’ bin collections for the remainder of this week for some areas, including some in the Spilsby area.
Public toilets in Spilsby could be managed locally as part of plans announced by East Lindsey District Council in its’ public toilets review, but there will be no 20p charge. The toilets, situated in the centre of town, are part of the eleven public toilets across the District Council has announced it will be looking to discuss the future of with local Town and Parish Councils. Other toilets in the District – mostly along the […]
The UK’s only flying Lancaster bomber has taken to the air in its first test after undergoing “major maintenance”. As well as a complete overhaul, the aircraft was given new nose art featuring a kangaroo and bagpipes. It is part of the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight (BBMF), based at RAF Coningsby in Lincolnshire, is currently at the Imperial War Museum in Duxford. The Lancaster is due to return to its base for the BBMF’s […]
The sound of a Lancaster Bomber’s Merlin engines could be heard across Lincolnshire when it took to the skies for the first time in months. The iconic bomber, one of only two surviving flight-worthy examples in the world, was grounded for much of 2015 after an engine caught fire during a practice flight. Today the BBMF, based at RAF Coningsby, flew for the first time since the fire, taking to the skies of Lincolnshire and […]
More than 20 shed and garden burglaries in East Lindsey have led to a special event being staged by Lincolnshire Police, it has been revealed. The Horncastle Neighbourhood Policing Team are holding a two-day crime prevention event. It has been organised for the weekend of Saturday and Sunday, March 19 and 20. The event is taking place at the former Crowders Garden Centre on Lincoln Road. And it will coincide with the centre’s re-launch by […]
East Lindsey District Council will finally consider changes to its controversial car parking policy at a meeting on December 2. A scrutiny panel has recommended a series of alterations after a review of charges brought in almost three years ago. It is proposed to re-introduce free parking at a number of car parks – including The Wong in Horncastle, Royal Square in Woodhall Spa and Silver Street in Coningsby. The changes have been widely welcomed […]