Fears raised after closure of surgery with 2,000 patients

December 13, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

Lives will be put at risk if a town does not reopen its only doctor’s surgery, a councillor is claiming. Around 2,000 patients are without a doctor after Wainfleet surgery had its registration suspended by the Care Quality Commission last month over concerns for patient safety. The closure was due to be a temporary measure, with patients transferring to Hawthorn Medical Practice in Skegness five miles away, and now there are fears the closure could […]

Batemans moves to dispel sell-off rumours

April 19, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

Lincolnshire-based brewery Batemans has taken steps to dispel rumours the company is about to be sold off. Batemans is a family-owned company based in Wainfleet. Stuart Bateman, managing director at Batemans Brewery, has confirmed to tenants and customers that there are no plans to sell the business. He said: “Batemans is a proud family firm and we believe it always will be. “Batemans brewery is in no way looking to be sold to an external […]

‘Mark It at the Market’ Sessions at Wainfleet and Burgh

February 7, 2013 Spilsby Online 0

Officers from the Burgh and Wainfleet Neighbourhood Policing Team are holding two ‘Mark It at the Market’ sessions on Saturday 16 February. They will be at Burgh Le Marsh Market Place between 10am and noon then at Wainfleet Market Place from 1pm until 3pm. PCSO Jayne Richardson said, “We’re inviting local people to bring along their mobile phones, sat nav, bikes or any portable valuables and have them property coded for free. Items that are […]

Virtual Gym To Visit Spilsby

September 20, 2012 Spilsby Online 0

A virtual gym is to come to Spilsby courtesy of East Lindsey District Council. The virtual gym is visiting a number communities around the area as part of the Council’s efforts to encourage more people to be healthy and active.  The supervised fitness sessions are run by the Council and include Technogym Easyline resistance machines, plus cardio and exercise resistance equipment. The weekly sessions cost £2 and are held at local community halls in Spilsby and Wainfleet, […]

New Beat Manager for Wainfleet

September 1, 2011 Spilsby Online 0

A new face can be seen on the streets of Wainfleet after PC Seb Clarke joins the team as Community Beat Manager. PC Clarke previously worked within the Ingoldmells and Chapel St Leonards Neighbourhood Policing Team where he was Beat Manager for ten years. Following Lincolnshire Police’s restructure, Wainfleet and Burgh Le Marsh are now detached from Spilsby leaving PC Matt Dickinson, the former CBM for the whole area, responsible for Spilsby and parts of […]