TRAFFIC: Crash causing delays on A16 at Spalding

A car crash is causing delays on the A16 at Spalding this lunchtime, Monday October 24.

Holbeach county councillor Nick Worth has revealed that road improvements are in the pipeline for Holbeach town centre.  Photo by Tim Wilson.

Work to ease traffic jams at junction in centre of Holbeach

An end could be in sight to traffic james in the centre of Holbeach after plans were revealed for possible improvements in Park Road.

Private Hazel Fox.

Tragic soldier’s overtaking ‘misjudgement’ before A16 collision in Pinchbeck

A young soldier died after a three-vehicle collision on the A16 in Pinchbeck just three weeks after passing her driving test, an inquest has heard.

Operation Drive Insured is a national campaign targeting motorists who drive whilst uninsured.

Police mount national operation to tackle uninsured driving in Lincolnshire

Lincolnshire Police is getting behind Operation Drive Insured, the first ever campaign to promote motor insurance enforcement.

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Repairs to A17 will see road closed overnight for a week

The A17 is to be closed overnight for a week.

Woolies, from left, Darren Patterson, Duncan Allen, director, Ian and Caroline Woolstenholmes, founders, Louise Woolstenholmes Green, director, and Janet Parker.

Classic cars’ fittings company in Market Deeping clocks up 40th anniversary

A supplier of fittings for vintage and classic cars is celebrating after passing a milestone.

The scene from a footbridge over the railway line near Green Lane, Spalding, where the body of Bahrathi Palanisamy was found on Saturday morning.  Photo by Tim Wilson.

Police confirm woman found dead in Spalding was ‘hit by a train’

A woman found dead near a railway line in Spalding was “hit by a train”, detectives have confirmed.

The railway near Green Lane, Spalding
, where a 28-year-old was fatally struck by a train on Saturday morning.  Photo by Tim Wilson.

UPDATE MONDAY 4.15PM: Woman found near rail line in Spalding is named by police

Police have today named a woman whose body was found near a train track in Spalding on Saturday morning.

A cheese and wine evening at The Mallard Lounge, Westwood Lakes, Wyberton, raised �1,040 towards a memorial garden for road crash victims and at the cheque presentation event are (from left) Neal Mugglestone, Amanda Meeds, Barrie Rawlings, Barbara Blatherwick, Anne and Geoff Bourne, Pauline Rawlings and  Alan Coupland, owner of Westwood Lakes.

Road crash victims tribute gets £1,040 cash boost from Wyberton charity event

A project to create a lasting memorial for road crash victims in Lincolnshire has received £1,040 worth of donations from individuals and businesses.

The scene near the footbridge over the Spalding to Peterborough line where a woman was hit by a train. EMN-160910-123151001

UPDATE: Police cordon remains around house believed to be linked to death of woman hit by train in Spalding

A property on a Spalding street remains cordoned off, potentially linked to police investigations into the death of a woman who was hit by a train yesterday morning (Saturday).

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Mum Alice Husband says saving human lives is more important than chatting on a phone while driving. SG200916-215TW

Tydd death crash tragedy: grieving mum wants petition to ‘go viral’

More than 10,000 people are backing a grieving mum’s petition to Parliament to stop people using mobile phones while driving.

A number of measures have been drawn up to improve safety for passengers and the public at Spalding Bus Station after a fatal accident there during the summer.

Plan of action to improve safety at Spalding Bus Station

Work to improve safety for passengers and the public at Spalding Bus Station are to take place after a crash which fatally injured an elderly pedestrian.

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Man jailed for causing double fatal crash near Littleport

A man who killed two men in a collision near Littleport has been jailed for five years.

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Alice Husband with her petition to Parliament. SG200916-209TW

More than 9,000 sign grieving mum’s law change call petition to Parliament

More than 9,000 people have so far signed a heartbroken mum’s petition to Parliament to stop drivers using phones at the wheel.

Volunteers from Spotless Spalding, businesses and community groups launch a clear-up operation at Spalding Rail Station.  Photo by Tim Wilson.

Rail station project to create Spalding ‘gateway’

Work has started to transfrom Spalding Rail Station into a ‘gateway’ fit for the town after campaigners reached a deal to adopt it.

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Holbeach rural county councillor William Webb has warned that up to 30 jobs could be lost in the county highways department as work is centralised to Lincoln.  Photo by Tim Wilson.

Question mark over highways depot in Pode Hole

A South Holland county councillor has warned that jobs could be at risk as a result of area highways offices being “phased out”.

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The damage done to a HGV lorry that was hit by an object while travelling on the A17 in Gedney on Wednesday.

Drivers at risk of missile attack on A17 in South Holland

Mindless thugs are putting HGV drivers at risk by throwing missiles at their lorries while travelling on the A17 near Long Sutton, a haulage firm claims.

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UPDATE FRIDAY 1.15PM: Crash involving two vans on A16 Kirton Bypass

Police have given more details of a crash involving two vans on the A16 in Kirton this morning.

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Celebrate Lincolnshire Day – travel for a pound!

People are being invited to celebrate Lincolnshire Day by travelling on the bus for a pound.

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