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 […]

Christmas Season Kicks Off – Or Not!

December 4, 2010 Spilsby Online 0

The Christmas season kicks off in Spilsby today with two Christmas themed events back to back. The annual Crackerday, organised by the Spilsby Lions, is taking place between 10.30am and 4pm at the Franklin Hall.   Visitors to the free event can look through around 40 different charity, craft and food stalls taking part in the Victorian themed Christmas market which the Lions have called ‘A Dickens of a Christmas’. Local and national charities have benefited […]