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 […]

Theft Suspect Detained By Police Dog

September 17, 2019 Spilsby Online 0

A man suspected of the theft of a car from Skegness has been detained by a Police dog near Partney. Police officers were called to track down a vehicle which was stolen from the Baythorpe Caravan site in Burgh Road, Skegness on Saturday night. The Ford Eco-Sport was stolen at around 11pm and was found at the Crown Hotel in Drummond Road but rammed a police car and headed towards Gunby. The vehicle was later […]

Barclays Bank Branch In Spilsby Set To Close

August 3, 2018 Spilsby Online 0

Barclays Bank have announced proposals to close their Spilsby branch later this year. The branch, on High Street in the town, is set to close on 23rd of November 2018 after the bank reported a 9% drop in counter transactions carried out in the past 24 months. Barclays have reported that there have identified 80 customers who exclusively use the Spilsby branch for their banking needs, with 57% of the branch customers also using other […]

Second snow day for local schools

February 28, 2018 Spilsby Online 0

Spilsby Primary School and King Edward VI Academy are among a number of local schools to have announced that they will remain closed for a second day on Thursday due to the weather. The school have made the decision based on advice received from a number of different agencies in order to ensure the safety of pupils and staff. Other local schools that have announced closures are: Eresby School Great Steeping Primary Partney CofE Toynton […]

Local Schools Shut Due To Weather

February 28, 2018 Spilsby Online 0

Spilsby Primary School and King Edward Academy are among the local schools shut due to the adverse weather today (28 February). More snow is forecasted for today and it is still snowing at the time of writing (07:48).  More updates here as available. According to Lincs FM all buses around the Skegness area have been stopped, with other bus companies running limited services or have also stopped. For up to date lists listen to Lincs […]

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 […]