Family shocked to return home to find house ransacked

March 15, 2018 Spilsby Online 0

A family have been left devastated after thieves ransacked their home near Spilsby – taking items of sentimental value with them. Chloe Kimberley Cox, who lives in an adjoining flat to her parents’ home in Toynton All Saints, said the culprits gained access via her bedroom window, which had been left ajar. The 20-year-old had gone out for a few hours with her mother Kim Pearson for lunch at the Petwood Hotel in Woodhall Spa when the burglary occurred […]

Man builds his own Brexit border control out of wheelie bins

July 20, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

Three days after the Brexit vote, a Skegness man put a barrier across a road in the town, labelled it an ‘EU border crossing’ and demanded road users produce British passports. Magistrates at Skegness heard that the man, 22 year old Mathew Lewis White of The Meadows, then assaulted a driver who tried to move the barrier so that he could get home from work early in the morning. Adrian Carrington-Hunt was driving home at […]

Spilsby Show To Feature Rare Triple Flypast

July 4, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

Sunday’s Spilsby Show is to feature a rare triple flypast featuring the best of British! A rare coup has been achieved by the organisers of the Spilsby Show with three of the best-known Second World War aircraft performing a flypast over the ever-popular event, courtesy of Battle of Britain Memorial Flight. The Supermarine Spitfire is probably the best known and loved of all Second World War fighter aircraft, famous for its’ involvement in the Battle […]

Spilsby Theatre step closer to returning to former glory

February 1, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

Spilsby Theatre is a step closer to returning to its former glory after launching itself into the spotlight with a sell-out Christmas show. A meeting of The Sessions House Trustees has voted unanimously to accept the theatre building as a gift from the Dandelion Trust – once a number of conditions have been met. This decision follows the Lincolnshire Community Foundation (LCF) announcement not to accept the gift of the building. However, LCF is providing […]

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 […]

Blackmail Scam Targets County Councillor

March 21, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

Lincolnshire County Council is calling for local residents to be vigilant, after one of its Councillors has been targeted by a blackmail scam. The elected member received a letter this weekend threatening to publicly accuse them of being a paedophile if they didn’t pay a large sum of money. Two more letters have since been sent to their home address. The council is urging people to report the matter to Lincolnshire Police, if they too […]