In Full

News in Full

Councillor calls time on 31-year parish position in Weston

A Weston parish councillor who has stood down after 31 years has moved to reassure villagers about his continual involvement in the community.

News 2
Ken Watkin as many will remember him.

Respected former Spalding trader dies aged 86

Respected former Spalding trader Ken Watkin has died aged 86 while staying with his daughters, Sharon and Carla, in Cyprus.

Bert Spencer is to face no further questioning by police about the murder of Staffordshire newspaper boy Carl Bridgewater in 1978.  Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG030716-159TW.

Bert in the clear after police review 40-year-old murder case

A retired ambulanceman now living in south Lincolnshire has slammed the “needless persecution” he has suffered in connection with a teenager’s unsolved murder.

Court news.

Accused ‘meant to murder’ estranged wife

A man accused of murdering his estranged wife had previously spoken about paying someone to get rid of her, a jury was told today (Wednesday).

News 1
Police Appeal

Appeal after theft from caravan

Bourne Police are appealing for information after a caravan was broken into on Cherry Holt Road.

Bourne Police want to speak to this man

Do you know this man?

Do you know the male stood next to this vehicle?

News 1
No Caption ABCDE

Spalding Brantano store to close after retail chain goes into administration

Popular Spalding shoe store Brantano is closing down after the company went into administration.

A train was halted at Spalding Railway Station.

Spalding trains halted by report of “person on the line”

Trains to and from Spalding were halted for around two hours yesterday (Tuesday) afternoon following a report that someone was on the line.

Court news.

Holbeach boater lands £857 bill for not registering vessel

A boater from Holbeach who did not register his vessel has been landed with a penalty totalling over £800.

News 1
Stolen bike

Locked bicycle stolen

This youth’s bicycle was stolen from outside the owner’s address in Lancaster Way, Market Deeping yesterday (Tuesday).

News 1
Melissas drawing showing people of different faiths standing together

Former Spalding High School student’s drawing creates unity in wake of terror

With emotions stirred all over the country following the terrorist attack at Westminster, a drawing by a former Spalding High School art teacher summed up feelings of unity.

News 1
Fire and Rescue news.

Casualty freed from car after A17 smash

One casualty had to be cut from their car by firefighters after a two-car accident on the A17 at Moulton Marsh today.

Fire and Rescue news.

Holbeach casualty trapped in machinery

Firefighters released a casualty trapped in machinery at a property in Holbeach this afternoon (Tuesday).

Crime news.

Sixteen caught behind the wheel using mobiles

Sixteen motorists in Lincolnshire were caught driving while using their mobile phone during a week-long police campaign.

News 3
Road repairs

Repairs planned for Spalding bridge

Carriageway and footway maintenance works are set to take place on Low Road Bridge in Spalding, starting on Monday, April 3.

Planning applications

Final chance to have your say on South East Lincolnshire Local Plan

Residents in South Holland are being invited to have their say on the Publication Version of the South East Lincolnshire Local Plan.

SHDC's website now has options on how to view pages.

SHDC website accessibility improved

Accessing information from South Holland District Council’s website has been made easier thanks to new upgrades.

Lincoln born swimming star Sophie Allen talks to Weston St Mary pupils. SG230317-118TW

Former Olympic swimming star Sophie at Weston School

Former Olympic swimming star Sophie Allen was on a mission to inspire children to take up sport when she visited Weston St Mary Primary School.

Thomas Parr

WANTED: Thomas Parr

Police are again appealing for information from the public about a burglar from Spalding.

Libby Shakespeare is trying to raise money for charity as part of the Miss Preston contest.

‘It is not all about make-up and swimwear’

A graduate of the Spalding School of Dance is hoping to become a role model for women after being scouted to take part in a competition that she says is not just a “beauty pageant”.

Load more