Hare coursing dogs to be re-homed

February 28, 2018 Spilsby Online 0

Two men from Surrey and Oxfordshire and a juvenile from Wokingham appeared at Lincoln Magistrates Court recently and pleaded guilty to hunting hares with dogs. This related to an allegation of hare coursing at Toynton St Peter, near Spilsby, three weeks earlier, on 28th January. The two men were fined £300 each. An application for forfeiture of the dogs used was granted for five dogs that were seized at the time of their arrest. The dogs […]

Pupils join Opera group in SO festival

June 28, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

Schoolchildren from Alford and Partney got a taste of opera last week as Garsington Opera members visited schools. Partney C of E Aided School and Huttoft Primary School were visited by members of the Garsington Opera for a singing and operatic workshop. The workshop was part of Opera For All, which aims to make the arts more accessible, especially in small coastal communities. Hannah Elder is from Opera For All and said: “Our team of professionals […]