Lincoln marks 100th anniversary of the tank

July 17, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

Celebrations to mark the 100th anniversary of Lincoln’s first World War One tanks have taken place. Thousands of actors and participants took part in the Green Fields Beyond event. It also focused on the role of the women, dubbed “Munitionettes”, who worked on the production lines The tank was designed by William Tritton and Walter Wilson while working for Lincoln agricultural engineering firm Fosters. A small number of Mark 1 tanks from Lincoln were used […]

MP Visits Eco Barn

October 7, 2011 Spilsby Online 0

Local MP and Father of the House, Sir Peter Tapsell, has visited the Eco Barn at King Edward VI Humanities College. Mrs Margaret Reeve, Headteacher, was delighted to welcome Sir Peter to the college on Friday 7 October for a tour of the college site and a visit to the Eco Barn which is used as a base for Year 7 students at the college, for training purposes and functions. Developments planned for the college […]