Bishop of Lincoln launches £1m social justice fund

June 1, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

The Bishop of Lincoln has launched a £1m fund to aid social justice in Lincolnshire. The Right Reverend Christopher Lowson said groups can submit bids for funding to help tackle a wide range of issues in local communities. Schemes that tackle poverty, or provide facilities for young people were suggested as examples of where the money could be used. However, officials said the fund is not limited to a set criteria. The Diocese of Lincoln […]

Bomber’s Final Flight Inspires New Drama

May 14, 2013 Spilsby Online 0

First-hand recollections of Second World War veterans and civilians have inspired the new drama being produced starring “Just Jane” from the Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre, near Spilsby. The 20 minute film charts the emotional journey of a seven man Lancaster Bomber crew as they undertake a perilous night time mission across occupied Europe. Funding from Centrica Energy, as part of its 2012 SO Festival sponsorship, has enabled the District Council to work with Lincoln-based film production […]