Twyford Wood rave: Clean-up forces rally club to cancel event

June 3, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

A rallying event planned for a Forestry Commission woodland has been cancelled after ravers left debris and litter on the site. Dozens of people were arrested after the rave at Twyford Woods near Bourne in Lincolnshire on 23 May. The Forestry Commission said it would take several more days to complete a £4,000 clean-up, Mid-Derbyshire Motor Club said a rally planned for 6-7 June will be delayed until a later date. About 1,000 people attended […]

White goods top fly-tipping table

August 18, 2014 Spilsby Online 0

A list of items most frequently fly-tipped in East Lindsey have been revealed by district council as part of its anti-littering campaign. Electrical white goods are flytipped most often, followed by furniture and children’s toys. Next up is tyres and builders’ rubble. Portfolio holder for the environment, Coun Steve O’Dare said: “Through our Responsible People Campaign we aim to highlight the extent of fly-tipping, littering and dog fouling in East Lindsey in an attempt to […]

Owners warned: Pick up after your pet or face the consequences

February 27, 2014 Spilsby Online 0

Dog owners are being warned to pick up after their pets or face the consequences – as Spilsby Town Council launch an anti-dog fouling campaign. The issue has become a major problem in the town, with much of the fouling taking place on the rereational playing fields, where Spilsby Town FC and Spilsby juniors play their football. However, the problem is not just isolated to these areas. There will be new signs on the Recreation […]