Robin Hood Car Park Site Set To Be Auctioned

July 6, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

Spilsby is set for its’ second major town centre property to go under the hammer in two days as the old Jacksons site is set to be sold off for development. The Robin Hood Car Park, based on the old Jacksons site near the town centre, is set to be auctioned off, the day after the White Hart Hotel did not sell at auction but received bids of up to £145,000. The land, about 0.58 acres (0.24 hectares), is […]

Save Our Shires plea at horse centre

February 17, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

A heavy horse centre near Spilsby is in crisis due to a lack of cash and volunteers. It is still weeks before the Northcote Heavy Horse Centre is opened to the public but the volunteer who runs it says the animals are ‘living hand to mouth’. Striving to continue with a handful of helpers, Terena Bolam says the past year has been a difficult one, She said: “I have had a year of health problems […]

Be Scary But Safe This Halloween

October 24, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

With Halloween season just around the corner, Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue and Lincolnshire Trading Standards have teamed up to warn parents about the safety of children’s fancy dress costumes. Lincolnshire Trading Standards and Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue have teamed up to warn parents about the safety of children’s fancy dress costumes. We don’t want to stop people enjoying Halloween, but we do want them to celebrate safely. There is nothing more terrifying than having a […]

Twyford Wood rave: Clean-up forces rally club to cancel event

June 3, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

A rallying event planned for a Forestry Commission woodland has been cancelled after ravers left debris and litter on the site. Dozens of people were arrested after the rave at Twyford Woods near Bourne in Lincolnshire on 23 May. The Forestry Commission said it would take several more days to complete a £4,000 clean-up, Mid-Derbyshire Motor Club said a rally planned for 6-7 June will be delayed until a later date. About 1,000 people attended […]

Pickpockets Target Louth Shoppers

March 30, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

Police are warning shoppers to watch their purses and wallets after a spate of thefts by pickpockets in Louth. At least three thefts occurred during the afternoon of Saturday 21st March whilst the victims were shopping in stores in the Eastgate area. A fourth person reported that they had stopped someone attempting to remove their purse from their handbag. The offender is described as a female of medium build, approx 5′ 4″ tall, wearing a […]