Air ambulance called after two adults and two-year-old child hurt in crash on A158

May 2, 2017 Spilsby Online 0

A man and a woman have been airlifted to Queen’s Medical Centre in Nottingham with serious injuries following a two-vehicle crash on the A158, near Spilsby. A two-year-old child who was also a passenger in the car they were travelling in, a Ford Focus, has also been rushed to the same hospital by ambulance. A male passenger travelling in a Mercedes Vito which was involved in the crash between Gunby roundabout and Candlesby has been […]

Local Greengrocer Named As A16 Crash Victim

October 23, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

A Spilsby Greengrocer has been named as the man who died in a crash on the A16 near Sibsey last week. Ivor Bogg, 61, from Partney Road, Spilsby died after the collision around midnight on Thursday.  His 31 year old daughter was also taken to the Queens Medical Centre in Nottingham with serious injuries.  His daughter remains in a critical but stable condition. Mr Bogg, who ran the Four Seasons Fruit and Veg shop on […]

Robin Hood Car Park Site Set To Be Auctioned

July 6, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

Spilsby is set for its’ second major town centre property to go under the hammer in two days as the old Jacksons site is set to be sold off for development. The Robin Hood Car Park, based on the old Jacksons site near the town centre, is set to be auctioned off, the day after the White Hart Hotel did not sell at auction but received bids of up to £145,000. The land, about 0.58 acres (0.24 hectares), is […]

Missing Man May Have Been Living In Spilsby

October 2, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

Nottinghamshire Police are looking for a missing man who “may have been living in the Spilsby area” and appealing for anyone with information to come forward. 34-year-old Paul Minkley was last seen in Carlton, Nottinghamshire on Friday 10th July but he hasn’t been seen or heard from since. Paul is local to Carlton and is usually seen frequently in the area, so his disappearance is out of character. There is a suggestion that he may […]

Devolution plan for Greater Lincolnshire is “exciting and important”

September 4, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

A council leader has described ambitious plans to bring more power and responsibility to authorities in Lincolnshire as an “exciting and important” opportunity. Organisations in the Greater Lincolnshire area have today submitted an expression of interest to the Government asking for a range of powers and funding to be devolved to Lincolnshire. If granted, it would mean Lincolnshire councils would be able to set priorities and make spending decisions in order to improve quality of […]

Calls to assess safety of Lincolnshire road following two separate crashes in less than 24 hours

August 12, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

Calls have been made for an urgent risk assessment to be carried out on the A155 around West Keal and a 50mph speed limit put in place. A motorcyclist died and six people were injured in two separate crashes in less than 24 hours on a two mile stretch of the A155. A 44-year-old man from the Nottingham area who was riding a Kawasaki XZ, was pronounced dead at the scene after his motorcycle and […]