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D-Day veterans' fund has donation dropped in ahead of 75th anniversary of Normandy landings

D-Day veterans' fund has donation dropped in ahead of 75th anniversary of Normandy landings

D-Day veterans' fund has donation dropped in ahead of 75th anniversary of Normandy landings

13 December 2018

A charity set up for World War II veterans in South Holland has received a donation 'from above'.


Spalding RBL Christmas get-together

Spalding RBL Christmas get-together

Spalding RBL Christmas get-together

13 December 2018

Members enjoy traditional meal at Riverside in Surfleet


New resolve to keep Gedney Drove End RBL branch open

New resolve to keep Gedney Drove End RBL branch open

New resolve to keep Gedney Drove End RBL branch open

26 November 2018

The founders of Gedney Drove End Royal British Legion (RBL) branch have vowed to keep it going in the village.


Donington veteran (93) goes overseas to lay wreath in international Remembrance service

Donington veteran (93) goes overseas to lay wreath in international Remembrance service

Donington veteran (93) goes overseas to lay wreath in international Remembrance service

24 November 2018

Bryan Robinson was one of only two British WW2 veterans at the ceremony in Myanmar, formerly Burma


PINCHBECK PARISH COUNCIL: Legion branch blamed for absence of Remembrance ceremony at War Memorial

PINCHBECK PARISH COUNCIL: Legion branch blamed for absence of Remembrance ceremony at War Memorial

PINCHBECK PARISH COUNCIL: Legion branch blamed for absence of Remembrance ceremony at War Memorial

23 November 2018

Parish councillors have denied responsibility for there being no Remembrance Day ceremony at Pinchbeck War Memorial this year.


100 years since the end of WW1 commemorated in Holbeach St Johns

100 years since the end of WW1 commemorated in Holbeach St Johns

100 years since the end of WW1 commemorated in Holbeach St Johns

20 November 2018

Transparent silhouettes of servicemen placed around the church


Spalding RAF war veteran meets Dutch 'manna' girl who experienced Nazi German-occupation

Spalding RAF war veteran meets Dutch 'manna' girl who experienced Nazi German-occupation

Spalding RAF war veteran meets Dutch 'manna' girl who experienced Nazi German-occupation

20 November 2018

A Spalding RAF veteran during World War II has been brought together with a child whose relatives were saved.


Major’s salute for ‘incredible time’ of Remembrance in Spalding

Major’s salute for ‘incredible time’ of Remembrance in Spalding

Major’s salute for ‘incredible time’ of Remembrance in Spalding

18 November 2018

A serving member of the British Armed Forces from Moulton has praised the people of Spalding for supporting Remembrance Day.


Ashamed to say I played a part in Pinchbeck Remembrance

Ashamed to say I played a part in Pinchbeck Remembrance

Ashamed to say I played a part in Pinchbeck Remembrance

16 November 2018

READER POLL: Does the church have an important part to play in Remembrance?


Moulton nuclear test veteran is raising awareness at free talk

Moulton nuclear test veteran is raising awareness at free talk

Moulton nuclear test veteran is raising awareness at free talk

13 November 2018

Douglas Hern (82) is one of a dwindling band of nuclear test veterans whose lives were changed ...


PICTURE SPECIAL AND VIDEO: Shoppers join veterans to start Remembrance weekend in Spalding

PICTURE SPECIAL AND VIDEO: Shoppers join veterans to start Remembrance weekend in Spalding

PICTURE SPECIAL AND VIDEO: Shoppers join veterans to start Remembrance weekend in Spalding

13 November 2018

War veterans in Spalding ensured that families out shopping on Saturday took part in a time of Remembrance.


PICTURE SPECIAL: Surfleet pays tribute to its true village heroes on Remembrance Day

PICTURE SPECIAL: Surfleet pays tribute to its true village heroes on Remembrance Day

PICTURE SPECIAL: Surfleet pays tribute to its true village heroes on Remembrance Day

13 November 2018

Twenty one men from Surfleet who gave their lives in two Worlds Wars occupied villagers' minds on Sunday.


PICTURES: Remembrance events across the district

PICTURES: Remembrance events across the district

PICTURES: Remembrance events across the district

13 November 2018

Fallen servicemen, horses and bell ringers honoured


VIDEO: Poppy wreath tribute to woman Army second lieutenant buried in Spalding Cemetery

VIDEO: Poppy wreath tribute to woman Army second lieutenant buried in Spalding Cemetery

VIDEO: Poppy wreath tribute to woman Army second lieutenant buried in Spalding Cemetery

13 November 2018

Clara Mildred Hancock is believed to be the only woman who served in the Army in World War 1 to be buried in Spalding ...


PICTURE SPECIAL: Time for reflection on Remembrance Day in Pinchbeck

PICTURE SPECIAL: Time for reflection on Remembrance Day in Pinchbeck

PICTURE SPECIAL: Time for reflection on Remembrance Day in Pinchbeck

12 November 2018

Villagers in Pinchbeck had two opportunities on Sunday to remember the men who gave their lives for freedom.


PICTURE SPECIAL AND VIDEO: Battles Over, 100 years of Remembrance in Long Sutton

PICTURE SPECIAL AND VIDEO: Battles Over, 100 years of Remembrance in Long Sutton

PICTURE SPECIAL AND VIDEO: Battles Over, 100 years of Remembrance in Long Sutton

12 November 2018

The people of Long Sutton shone a light on the end of two World Wars on Sunday.


PICTURE SPECIAL AND VIDEO: Holbeach comes together on Remembrance Day in the town

PICTURE SPECIAL AND VIDEO: Holbeach comes together on Remembrance Day in the town

PICTURE SPECIAL AND VIDEO: Holbeach comes together on Remembrance Day in the town

12 November 2018

A World War II veteran who survived the horrors of the Burma Campaign took pride of place on Remembrance Day in Holbeach.


PICTURE GALLERY AND VIDEO: Remembrance Day observed in Moulton

PICTURE GALLERY AND VIDEO: Remembrance Day observed in Moulton

PICTURE GALLERY AND VIDEO: Remembrance Day observed in Moulton

12 November 2018

Young people from Moulton led the village in remembering the sacrifices made by British servicemen on Sunday.


PICTURE GALLERY AND VIDEO: Record crowds remember Spalding's fallen on 'special' Remembrance Day

PICTURE GALLERY AND VIDEO: Record crowds remember Spalding's fallen on 'special' Remembrance Day

PICTURE GALLERY AND VIDEO: Record crowds remember Spalding's fallen on 'special' Remembrance Day

11 November 2018

The magnitude of World War I ending exactly 100 years ago today brought record crowds onto the streets of Spalding for Remembrance Day.

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The bloodiest battle of 1915 claimed the lives of eight Spalding men in a single day ...

The bloodiest battle of 1915 claimed the lives of eight Spalding men in a single day ...

The bloodiest battle of 1915 claimed the lives of eight Spalding men in a single day ...

10 November 2018

Moving stories about Spalding men were killed in WWI - author's talk launches installation in the parish church.


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