Theft Suspect Detained By Police Dog

September 17, 2019 Spilsby Online 0

A man suspected of the theft of a car from Skegness has been detained by a Police dog near Partney. Police officers were called to track down a vehicle which was stolen from the Baythorpe Caravan site in Burgh Road, Skegness on Saturday night. The Ford Eco-Sport was stolen at around 11pm and was found at the Crown Hotel in Drummond Road but rammed a police car and headed towards Gunby. The vehicle was later […]

Police Issue Appeal For Information – Kevin Smith

April 3, 2019 Spilsby Online 0

Update: Kevin has now been found.    Original Article: Lincolnshire Police are appealing to motorists who travelled by Hunters Estate Agents on Roman Bank, Skegness, between 5:45am and 8:00am on 1st April to get in touch. If you were in this area around this time on Monday 1st April, please contact Lincolnshire Police, particularly if you have dash-cam footage. The search for Kevin Smith, who has been missing since Sunday, remains on-going. Kevin is described as wearing a Superdry hoodie, grey […]

Concerns for missing Spilsby man

April 2, 2019 Spilsby Online 0

Update: Kevin has now been found. Original Article: Lincolnshire Police are concerned for the welfare of Kevin Smith. Kevin, who went missing overnight 31st March – 1st April, is from the Spilsby area but has links to Skegness, Ingoldmells, and Chapel St. Leonards. Any sightings or information relating to Kevin’s whereabouts should be notified to Lincolnshire Police on 101 quoting incident 370 of 1st April 2019.

Narrow vote on traveller site plan for Burgh-le-Marsh

March 9, 2017 Spilsby Online 0

A plan for a Gypsy and Traveller transit site in Burgh-le-Marsh has been narrowly refused. East Lindsey District Council planners met this morning to discuss the controversial plan for next to the Burgh bypass. County Councillor Colin Davie told the Skegness Standard ahead of the meeting he would be speaking on behalf of residents. He said: “They do not want the travellers in Burgh-le-Marsh. I have spoken to residents and they are worried. “I will […]

Teachers strike to affect schools in Skegness, Spilsby and Alford

September 30, 2013 Spilsby Online 0

The majority of local schools are expected to remain open during tomorrow’s nationwide teachers’ strike, though parents have been warned to be prepared for last minute closures. The only schools in the Standard’s region to have announced closures as of Monday morning were Skegness Grammar School and Spilsby’s Lady Jane Franklin School. Alford’s John Spendluffe Technology College was listed as ‘partially open’. Lincolnshire County Council has warned parents that union members could still change their […]

Travelling fair en route to Spilsby

June 5, 2013 Spilsby Online 0

All the fun of the fair will be in Spilsby later this month. A traditional travelling fun fair will visit Spilsby playing field on Ancaster Avenue from June 13 to 16. There will be waltzers and other big rides together with roundabouts and bouncy castles for the less adventurous. A spokesman for the fun fair operators said: “We haven’t been to Spilsby for some years and, except for the Spilsby Show of course this will […]