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Donington WWII veteran is flown to RAF reunion on his 94th birthday

Donington WWII veteran is flown to RAF reunion on his 94th birthday

Donington WWII veteran is flown to RAF reunion on his 94th birthday

01 July 2019

Veteran: "Once we got above the clouds it was very clear ...


Sixth annual Armed Forces Parade

Sixth annual Armed Forces Parade

Sixth annual Armed Forces Parade

26 June 2019

Many turn out to pay respects and gratitude


Armed Forces Day Parade in Spalding

Armed Forces Day Parade in Spalding

Armed Forces Day Parade in Spalding

18 June 2019

Event will take place on Tuesday, June 25


New book tells the real story behind elite RAF training school at Sutton Bridge

New book tells the real story behind elite RAF training school at Sutton Bridge

New book tells the real story behind elite RAF training school at Sutton Bridge

16 June 2019

Author and historian Alastair Goodrum writes about the effective training system that led to victory in the Battle of Britain


D-DAY 75: Young people from South Holland join D-Day commemorations in France

D-DAY 75: Young people from South Holland join D-Day commemorations in France

D-DAY 75: Young people from South Holland join D-Day commemorations in France

12 June 2019

Young people from South Holland joined World War II veterans to mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day.


D-DAY 75: Normandy veterans return

D-DAY 75: Normandy veterans return

D-DAY 75: Normandy veterans return

07 June 2019

Heroes from Long Sutton, Spalding and Wyberton go back to the beaches


D-Day 75: Red roses from South Holland to honour the fallen on Normandy beaches

D-Day 75: Red roses from South Holland to honour the fallen on Normandy beaches

D-Day 75: Red roses from South Holland to honour the fallen on Normandy beaches

07 June 2019

World War II veterans from South Holland and the younger generation joined as one to mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day.


D-Day 75: Veteran and the pride of the Spalding Paras has returned to Normandy

D-Day 75: Veteran and the pride of the Spalding Paras has returned to Normandy

D-Day 75: Veteran and the pride of the Spalding Paras has returned to Normandy

07 June 2019

Sadly another of Spalding's D-Day heroes passed away before the 75th anniversary ...


D-Day 75 in Spalding: We remember at church service and wreath laying

D-Day 75 in Spalding: We remember at church service and wreath laying

D-Day 75 in Spalding: We remember at church service and wreath laying

06 June 2019

Spalding Royal Naval Association padre Paul Whiteley: an opportunity to reflect on the 'incredible sacrifices that were made' ...


Spalding Parish Church to host service for 75th anniversary of D-Day

Spalding Parish Church to host service for 75th anniversary of D-Day

Spalding Parish Church to host service for 75th anniversary of D-Day

22 May 2019

Wreath will be laid the the new WWII Memorial in Spalding by ex Royal Navy man Paul Sayers


INQUEST REPORT: Billingborough Royal Marine died of gunshot wound from his own rifle

INQUEST REPORT: Billingborough Royal Marine died of gunshot wound from his own rifle

INQUEST REPORT: Billingborough Royal Marine died of gunshot wound from his own rifle

16 May 2019

Family of James Holloway described him as a loving, caring son and brother


Don’t let Long Sutton Poppy Appeal fade and die

Don’t let Long Sutton Poppy Appeal fade and die

Don’t let Long Sutton Poppy Appeal fade and die

14 May 2019

There's been a Poppy Appeal in Long Sutton for nearly 90 years - but it won't go ahead this year without a volunteer organiser ...


Donington Parish Council loses fight as Royal British Legion bosses sell off social club

Donington Parish Council loses fight as Royal British Legion bosses sell off social club

Donington Parish Council loses fight as Royal British Legion bosses sell off social club

10 May 2019

'Not just the family silver but the people of Donington's money ...'


Local officers honoured at police awards

Local officers honoured at police awards

Local officers honoured at police awards

06 May 2019

Honours for Special Constable Alastair Cowie and Constable Craig Lockton


The day a Lancaster bomber dived in flames and crashed at Bicker ...

The day a Lancaster bomber dived in flames and crashed at Bicker ...

The day a Lancaster bomber dived in flames and crashed at Bicker ...

27 April 2019

Battle of Britain Memorial Flight to pay tribute in the 75th anniversary year ...


'Little Oscar' for Moulton nuclear test veteran and campaigner

'Little Oscar' for Moulton nuclear test veteran and campaigner

'Little Oscar' for Moulton nuclear test veteran and campaigner

13 April 2019

A nuclear test veteran from Moulton is to share his "little Oscar" with fellow servicemen after receiving a national award.


Eyes down for Spalding Royal British Legion prize bingo fundraiser

Eyes down for Spalding Royal British Legion prize bingo fundraiser

Eyes down for Spalding Royal British Legion prize bingo fundraiser

12 April 2019

Funds will keep the branch going ... and that means vital welfare work will continue


HRH Duke of Kent today opened Spalding's WWII Memorial

HRH Duke of Kent today opened Spalding's WWII Memorial

HRH Duke of Kent today opened Spalding's WWII Memorial

13 March 2019

Opening followed service of dedication at St Mary and St Nicolas Church ...


Royal visitor to Spalding tomorrow

Royal visitor to Spalding tomorrow

Royal visitor to Spalding tomorrow

12 March 2019

A special occasion for families of those killed during WWII ... and veterans who lost comrades.


Details released of royal visit to Spalding next week

Details released of royal visit to Spalding next week

Details released of royal visit to Spalding next week

05 March 2019

HRH The Duke of Kent will attend a short church service before the memorial is unveiled ...


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