3,000 new East Lindsey homes ‘need local priority’

July 16, 2018 Spilsby Online 0

A senior councillor says the Local Plan due to go before East Lindsey District Council next week is a ‘good plan’, which ‘clears some of the mystique’ around planning, but added there needs to be an emphasis on affordable housing for local people. The plan includes a requirement to build 7,819 houses over the next 13 years, with consent already given to 1,257 developments on the coast and 3,118 inland. A nearly five per cent […]

Spilsby cauliflower picker jailed over revenge attack

December 3, 2014 Spilsby Online 0

A land worker who carried out a revenge attack on his former employer, armed with a foot-long cauliflower machete, has been jailed for 11 years. Dean Millington, 35, was one of two masked men armed with knives who broke into their victim’s home in Spilsby, Lincolnshire, in October. Lincoln Crown Court heard the pair threatened the gangmaster and his wife, shouting “where is the money?”. Officers are still looking for the second man involved in […]

Initial Details Of Spilsby Jubilee Celebrations Announced

March 20, 2012 Spilsby Online 0

Spilsby Jubilee Committee say plans are ‘well under way’ for a spectacular weekend of fun in Spilsby to celebrate the Queens Diamond Jubilee. The event will start at 10am on Saturday 2nd June with an open air service by Father Peter Coates followed by the events of the day including entertainment for all the family which includes a street party for the children, a parade of vintage vehicles and decorated floats bearing a memory of […]

Starr Of King Edward To Carry Olympic Torch!

December 8, 2011 Spilsby Online 0

A student from King Edward VI Humanities College has been selected to carry the Olympic Flame during the Olympic Torch Relay next June. Starr Halley is one of 8,000 Olympic Torchbearers who will take part in the Torch Relay next summer, which will mark the start of the London Olympics. King Edward VI was given the opportunity by the Get Set Network to nominate a student to be an Olympic Torchbearer. After being asked to […]