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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 ...


South Holland's Jan and Chris meet The Red Arrows

South Holland's Jan and Chris meet The Red Arrows

South Holland's Jan and Chris meet The Red Arrows

28 February 2019

A huge thrill to meet the kings of the sky ...


When you can see RAF's last Tornado jets in South Holland today

When you can see RAF's last Tornado jets in South Holland today

When you can see RAF's last Tornado jets in South Holland today

19 February 2019

The jets are due to fly past RAF Holbeach this afternoon


That's £50,000 raised for service charities by Spalding councillor

That's £50,000 raised for service charities by Spalding councillor

That's £50,000 raised for service charities by Spalding councillor

19 February 2019

Ex-Met cop Graham Dark witnessed the aftermath of an IRA bomb attack on servicemen ...


Countdown to Spalding's royal visit to unveil new WWII Memorial

Countdown to Spalding's royal visit to unveil new WWII Memorial

Countdown to Spalding's royal visit to unveil new WWII Memorial

15 February 2019

Council and war memorial committee chairman Rodney Grocock kept the secret since early January ... and couldn't tell his wife!


Thanksgiving party in Holbeach for World War II veterans

Thanksgiving party in Holbeach for World War II veterans

Thanksgiving party in Holbeach for World War II veterans

06 February 2019

Five surviving World War II veterans were celebrated during a thanksgiving party in Holbeach on Saturday.


BREAKING NEWS: HRH The Duke of Kent to unveil Spalding's new WWII memorial

BREAKING NEWS: HRH The Duke of Kent to unveil Spalding's new WWII memorial

BREAKING NEWS: HRH The Duke of Kent to unveil Spalding's new WWII memorial

05 February 2019

Royal visitor will be welcomed as the names of Spalding's war dead are brought together on a memorial for the first time ...


SPALDING TOWN FORUM: Helping hand for Remembrance and military parades in towns

SPALDING TOWN FORUM: Helping hand for Remembrance and military parades in towns

SPALDING TOWN FORUM: Helping hand for Remembrance and military parades in towns

31 January 2019

Help in organising Remembrance and military parades in Spalding and Holbeach has been offered by district councillors.


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