New dog dirt rules will fine owners for not carrying a poo bag

December 1, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

Dog owners in Boston have been warned they could face a fine of £100 if they aren’t carrying a plastic bag to clean up after their pet. The borough council has already introduced new legislation – but no one caught breaking the rules will be fined until February 1. And the authority says it has plenty of free dog poo bags available from it’s offices or in the town’s Central Park. Councillor Michael Brookes, cabinet […]

Bad drivers blamed for traffic safety issues in Spilsby

February 9, 2013 Spilsby Online 0

Related Editor’s Blog: Crossing in Spilsby is ‘not dangerous’ Careless road users rather than poor highways marking are to blame for traffic safety issues in Spilsby, councillors have said. Lincolnshire County Council’s investigation into the safety of a pedestrian crossing near The George Hotel revealed it was ‘not in any way dangerous.’ Spilsby Town Council had requested the investigation after a number of complaints about road safety in the area. Several councillors hoped pedestrian barriers could […]