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 […]

Council Proposals Could See Spilsby Access Point Closed Or Hours Reduced

May 16, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

A proposal by East Lindsey District Council could see the Community Access Point in Spilsby closed or on reduced hours. The Community Access Point, based in Franklin Hall, allows local residents to access a range of services provided by the District Council including paying Council Tax locally. Residents are being asked for their views on proposals to make more services available through the District Council’s website and by increasing the Council’s telephone call centre capacity […]

East Lindsey District Council elects its new Leader at Annual General Meeting

May 20, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

East Lindsey District Council has this evening (Wednesday, May 20, 2015) elected a Leader of the Council. At the first meeting of Full Council since the election on May 7, 2015, Councillor Craig Leyland (Woodhall Spa) has been elected Leader of the Council. Councillor Leyland, a Councillor since 2007, was previously the Council’s Deputy Leader, with responsibility for economic regeneration. On his appointment as Leader, Councillor Craig Leyland said: “There is no getting away from […]

Supporting Older People Online

August 13, 2010 Spilsby Online 0

First Contact has launched their website to support older people in the area by giving them just one contact point to help access services which they may not have been aware of or may not have known how to set in motion. First Contact Online aims to provide information and advice to help older people maintain their independent living based on a range of subjects including fire safety, living with long term conditions and end of […]