Spilsby Switches On For Christmas

November 21, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

Spilsby welcomed in the festive season in style as the town turned out for the annual Christmas lights switch on and Christmas market. The crowds turned out on a cold Friday evening to visit the market, new for 2016, where they were able to buy a range of crafts, sweets and other festive goodies. Prior to the lights switch on visitors were entertained by a selection of songs from local singer Becky Jayne, as well […]

Town Set For Christmas Kickoff

November 17, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

The countdown to Christmas starts in Spilsby on Friday 18 November 2016. This year Spilsby Town Council have looked to make improvements to the event with the addition of extra entertainment and a mini Christmas Market. The event starts at 6pm with the lights due to be turned on at around 7pm.  There will be live music from local students as well as from County Linx Radio who will be bringing their radio bus.  There […]

Skegness and Spilsby fail to feature in promotional video

October 1, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

A sleekly produced video promoting all that is good about the county has just been unveiled with the aim of ‘showing people what makes Lincolnshire the perfect place to live, work, visit, and invest’. But as we look to celebrate Lincolnshire Day this Saturday – there’s a major flaw. Much of the video – which cost Lincolnshire County Council £4,750 to produce – concentrates on Lincoln. Places such as Boston, Horncastle, Spalding, Louth, Market Rasen, […]

High Hopes After White Hart Sale

July 30, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

The White Hart Hotel in Spilsby has been sold – raising hopes the dilapidated building will finally return to its former glory. Hawthorne Leisure confirmed the sale yesterday after residents noticed the front of the hotel was being painted and it seemed to be up for let. Earlier this month there was huge disappointment when the 17th century hotel which has been empty for some months failed to sell at auction at the Park Lane […]

New Mayor And Deputy Elected

May 27, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

Spilsby Town Council appointed a new Mayor and Deputy at its’ Annual Meeting last night. Councillor Gill Rymer replaced outgoing Mayor and Chairperson, Councillor Julia Pears, who chose not to be considered for re-election for the role.  Councillor Rymer’s election was unopposed. However, there was only one vote in it for the role of Deputy Chairperson with Councillor Mark Gale succeeding Councillor Claudette Argy, winning the vote with 4 votes to 3. In her speech at […]

Spilsby branch of Lloyds criticised over access

November 1, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

An 82-year-old pensioner who suffers with arthritis faces an increasing struggle to use his bank because there is no disabled access. Retired maths teacher Geoffrey Brawn says he has difficulty visiting the Lloyds branch in Spilsby as a result of his severe mobility problems. Customers have to use a small flight of steps to enter the branch on The Terrace. Now Mr Brawn is hoping Lloyds will provide a disabled ramp so he can continue […]