Spilsby councillors’ tentative support to Co-op library offer

August 22, 2013 Spilsby Online 0

Councillors in Spilsby will be seeking public views on a possible deal to retain the town’s static library service after giving their tentative support to the proposal. The Mayor of Spilsby Coun Peter Grant led a group of town councillors to view Lincolnshire Co-operative’s proposed site in its High Street store last week and was encouraged by what he saw. “All the councillors were quite impressed with the room they have for it,” he said. […]

Emotional mayoral change-over in Spilsby

June 3, 2013 Spilsby Online 0

A single tear trickled down the outgoing mayor of Spilsby’s cheek as he prepared to hand over the chains of office to his successor at the recent town council AGM. As Coun Peter Grant was unanimously voted into the mayoral role – 11 years to the day after he was first appointed the title – the praise flowed freely for his predecessor. Coun Michael Lenton was said by many to be a ‘hard act to […]