Three-Way Fight for District Council Election

April 4, 2019 Spilsby Online 0

Three candidates have been nominated for election as the District Councillor for Spilsby. Current District Councillor Rod Williams is standing again as the Conservative Party candidate and is joined by Laura Stephenson (Labour Party) and David Mangion as an independent candidate. Spilsby Ward Candidates (by surname A-Z): David Mangion (Independent) Laura Stephenson (Labour) Rod Williams (Conservative) The election will take place on Thursday 2nd May 2019. In addition to the District Council election there is also […]

Teen detained for 100mph police pursuit crash

March 16, 2017 Spilsby Online 0

A teenage driver who caused serious injuries to a pregnant woman and a 13-year-old girl when he crashed the car they were travelling in during a high speed police chase has been detained. Steven Thomas, 19, reached speeds of up to 100mph before crashing into a tree beside the A158 near Hagworthingham, Lincolnshire, in May. The girl suffered fractures to her back and the woman sustained a head injury. Thomas, from Alfreton, was sentenced to […]

Man dies and another seriously injured after two accidents in the last week

September 20, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

A man has died in hospital following a motorcycle crash on the A158 at Hagworthingham last week, with another motorist seriously injured near Stickford on Friday. The 66 year-old man from Chesterfield, was flown to Hull Royal Infirmary on Monday September 12, but has since died of his injuries. His Suzuki motorbike was involved in a collision with an Isuzu pick-up at 12.30pm that day. The driver of the Isuzu was not injured. Sgt Chris […]

New Caravan and Camping Park Opens

June 25, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

A new caravan and camping park has opened its gates following a grant of £5,000 from East Lindsey District Council. Furze Hill House Farm Caravan and Camping Park based in Hagworthingham has successfully applied for the grant from the Council’s Rural Development Fund. The grant has enabled owner, Helen Roberts to make alterations to the property to convert fields into a caravan and camping site. The site, which will be open all year around, can […]

Motorbikes in two crashes on the A158

May 6, 2013 Spilsby Online 0

A motorbike has been involved in a collision with a car and another thrown from his bike in two incidents on the A158 in Lincolnshire, within an hour. A motorbike was involved in a crash with a car on the A158 Main Road Hagworthingham, near Spilsby.‚ÄčThe crash happened at around 1pm on May 6, near the junction of B1195 Slash Lane. Police are on route to the scene and the crash is not thought to […]

Only 1.7% Of Premises In Spilsby Interested In Faster Broadband

August 3, 2012 Spilsby Online 0

New figures out from OnLincolnshire show that only 1.7% of all premises in Spilsby have registered interest in high speed broadband. Out of the 1,644 premises in the town, only 28 have registered their interest with OnLincolnshire that is designed to highlight where there is greatest need to start work on providing faster services within the county. This can be compared to 67.5% of all premises in Foston – the highest percentage in Lincolnshire.  Other […]