Local Author Writes About Inspired Memories of Halton Holegate School

July 16, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

A former pupil has written about his memories of Halton Holegate School in a new book. Former pupil Simon Leak has written the book based on memories of the local school which he attended between 1969 and 1972. About the inspiration for his book Simon said: “My days there seemed unremarkable, forgettable even until a few years ago when I started to recall little snippets of life at Halton and other schools that I attended. I […]

Spilsby Is One Of UK’s Worst Broadband Blackspots

February 24, 2012 Spilsby Online 0

Spilsby has one of the slowest postcodes in the UK, with an average broadband speed of just 2.03 Mbps, according to a survey by comparison site uSwitch.com. With an average broadband speed of just 1.11 Mbps, Winchelsea (TN36), a small village in East Sussex, currently holds the unenviable title of having the slowest average broadband speed of any postcode in the UK, six times slower than the national average. Spilsby (PE23) is number 12 on […]