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Final push to collect the last £5,000 for Spalding's WWII Memorial

Final push to collect the last £5,000 for Spalding's WWII Memorial

Final push to collect the last £5,000 for Spalding's WWII Memorial

24 October 2018

Paras will collect for WWII Memorial in Morrisons at Pinchbeck tomorrow (Thursday).


Gosberton 'road of remembrance' with half a mile of poppies

Gosberton 'road of remembrance' with half a mile of poppies

Gosberton 'road of remembrance' with half a mile of poppies

22 October 2018

Giant poppies adorn half-a-mile of road


Poppy Appeal stalwart Peter carries on campaign while recovering from heart attack

Poppy Appeal stalwart Peter carries on campaign while recovering from heart attack

Poppy Appeal stalwart Peter carries on campaign while recovering from heart attack

18 October 2018

Volunteers urgently needed to deliver Poppy Appeal boxes to key sites like schools around Spalding ... could you help?


Donington Parish Council fights on to save Legion club for village

Donington Parish Council fights on to save Legion club for village

Donington Parish Council fights on to save Legion club for village

11 October 2018

Parish councillors want Legion building listed as an asset of community value ...


READER VOTE: 'Is this the right way to treat liberating WWII hero George (98)'

READER VOTE: 'Is this the right way to treat liberating WWII hero George (98)'

READER VOTE: 'Is this the right way to treat liberating WWII hero George (98)'

04 October 2018

George (98) was a liberating war hero ... but he's been stuck with a big medical bill while visiting comrades' graves.

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Donington service to remember those who fell in conflict

Donington service to remember those who fell in conflict

Donington service to remember those who fell in conflict

01 October 2018

Remembrance for the 1st Parachute Squadron Royal Engineers ... and for Arnhem.


'It was everything I'd wished for and more'

'It was everything I'd wished for and more'

'It was everything I'd wished for and more'

29 September 2018

Alan (89) lives his Spitfire dream and his next challenge is wing walking!


Spalding Air Cadets to host recruitment night

Spalding Air Cadets to host recruitment night

Spalding Air Cadets to host recruitment night

18 September 2018

Spalding 1406 Squadron Air Cadets are having a recruitment night for youngsters aged between 12 and 17.


Clean-up on cards for 'neglected' Spalding war graves?

Clean-up on cards for 'neglected' Spalding war graves?

Clean-up on cards for 'neglected' Spalding war graves?

17 September 2018

Headstones have years of "years of grime and accumulated dirt" ...


Donington Parish Council in bid to block sale of Legion club

Donington Parish Council in bid to block sale of Legion club

Donington Parish Council in bid to block sale of Legion club

11 September 2018

Questions raised on how club was transferred to Legion nationally ...


South Holland and British nuclear test veterans get medal boost

South Holland and British nuclear test veterans get medal boost

South Holland and British nuclear test veterans get medal boost

07 September 2018

More than 10,000 people have backed an online petition calling for official recognition of about 22,500 British nuclear test veterans.


VIDEO: Flying the flag in Spalding for Royal Navy Day

VIDEO: Flying the flag in Spalding for Royal Navy Day

VIDEO: Flying the flag in Spalding for Royal Navy Day

05 September 2018

South Holland District Council supports annual celebration


LUTTON PARISH COUNCIL: Options to clean up war memorial

LUTTON PARISH COUNCIL: Options to clean up war memorial

LUTTON PARISH COUNCIL: Options to clean up war memorial

02 September 2018

Lutton Parish Council is to review its options on funding a clean-up of the village war memorial ahead of Remembrance Sunday in November.


Spalding’s Legion branch renews plea for your help

Spalding’s Legion branch renews plea for your help

Spalding’s Legion branch renews plea for your help

22 August 2018

Legion president Chris Carter wants Spalding branch to thrive not just survive ... and wants more volunteers to join the latest 'recruits'.


Merchant Navy Day in Spalding

Merchant Navy Day in Spalding

Merchant Navy Day in Spalding

21 August 2018

Celebrations at South Holland District Council offices on September 3


Spalding pensioner's plea: 'Do your bit to save RAF Scampton'

Spalding pensioner's plea: 'Do your bit to save RAF Scampton'

Spalding pensioner's plea: 'Do your bit to save RAF Scampton'

20 August 2018

Base is home to the Red Arrows and the legendary 617 Dambusters Squadron were stationed there.


RBL members from Fleet, Holbeach, Spalding, Pinchbeck and Long Sutton make pilgrimage to Ypres

RBL members from Fleet, Holbeach, Spalding, Pinchbeck and Long Sutton make pilgrimage to Ypres

RBL members from Fleet, Holbeach, Spalding, Pinchbeck and Long Sutton make pilgrimage to Ypres

17 August 2018

They take part in event unlikely to ever be repeated on such a scale again


Shoppers at Morrisons donate buckets of cash to Spalding's WWII memorial

Shoppers at Morrisons donate buckets of cash to Spalding's WWII memorial

Shoppers at Morrisons donate buckets of cash to Spalding's WWII memorial

15 August 2018

More than £900 was given in two days - and council chairman Rodney Grocock gives thanks for "a staggering amount of money".


Alan's lifelong dream to fly in a Spitfire to come true - for his 90th birthday

Alan's lifelong dream to fly in a Spitfire to come true - for his 90th birthday

Alan's lifelong dream to fly in a Spitfire to come true - for his 90th birthday

10 August 2018

'I want to do a Victory Roll and feel what those boys felt in the war' - he says


New weapons to call on go with launch of Lincolnshire hare coursing purge

New weapons to call on go with launch of Lincolnshire hare coursing purge

New weapons to call on go with launch of Lincolnshire hare coursing purge

09 August 2018

New vehicles to hold dogs taken off hare coursers in Lincolnshire have been unveiled at the launch of Operation Galileo 2018-19.


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