Cue the long face jokes - a village pub owner was treated to a surprise visitor.
With energy bills set to rise to record levels here's 14 quick and easy ways you can start making savings today.
Royal Mail has unveiled a new postmark now being stamped on letters to celebrate England being crowned European champions.
Rural theft cost Lincolnshire more than £2.4m last year, making it the worst-affected county by cost in the UK.
A cottage described as a 'monstrosity' will go up for auction after the asking price was dramatically slashed.
A second cafe is set to open at another town venue.
A series of bus cancellations represent symptoms of wider problems with rural services, say frustrated councillors.
A tractor and bailer caught fire last night.
In the latest Gems From The Archive column, Dr Martin Blake looks at a town's former pubs and breweries.
A butcher is making two speciality products to help raise funds for the trip of a lifetime - when he represents Team GB at the butchery Olympics.
A number of Spalding pubs have not opened up this evening.
More details have been released as to how households will get £400 to help with energy costs, but with bills trippling can it make a difference?
Gas and electric bills are facing astronomical rises according to latest warnings but why is it happening and what help is there for you?
Bosses at Anglian Water have been branded ‘diabolical’ - with communites across our area battling long running issues.
Shoppers will be able to tuck into British strawberries in the winter thanks to a breakthrough from a Spalding-based firm.