Call for roundabout following crash on A16

October 1, 2019 Spilsby Online 0

Residents in Spilsby are calling for a roundabout at a busy stretch of the A16 following a two-vehicle collision. The incident at a crossroads on Partney Road which has seen “three serious accidents in the past five years” took place on Saturday and involved a Landrover Discovery and a Mondeo. In spite of there being no injuries, it has triggered a debate on whether a roundabout should be installed – something that in the past […]

Seventy years on and Tong still going strong in Spilsby

September 12, 2014 Spilsby Online 0

One of the oldest businesses in Spilsby has been run by the same owner for 70 years. Geoffrey Tong, of EJ Tong and Sons, has celebrated 70 years in business with a celebration event for staff past and present. The hardware business in High Street was started by Geoffrey’s entrepreneurial father, Edmund Jackson Tong. Geoffrey said: “When he came out of the First World War he struggled to find a job. “He eventually went to […]