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Flying Scotsman due to pass through Spalding on Thursday

Train spotters in the Spalding area have another chance to see the Flying Scotsman, which is due to pass through the area today.

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THE MOULTONS PARISH COUNCIL: ‘Keep lorries out of village’ plea at forum

A weight restriction on lorries travelling through Moulton has been called for by a villager who claimed to have seen “numerous near misses between vehicles and children”.

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TRAFFIC SURVEY: Spalding Town Forum members are trying to find out more about a survey of traffic movements in the town being carried out by Lincolnshire County Council to try and lessen congestion.  Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG020614-203TW.

New Spalding traffic survey aimed at managing town roads better

Hopes of a solution to “gridlock” in Spalding caused by level crossing closures have risen after the launch of a new traffic survey.

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UPDATE: A16 Spalding bypass now open after accident

The A16 Spalding bypass is now open again after being closed since noon.

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Three cut from vehicles after Spalding accident

Three people had to be cut from vehicles after an accident in Spalding Common on Saturday afternoon.

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A 'use it or lose it' warning as Brylaine reinstates K59 services.

More buses added to Spalding to Boston villages’ service ... but there’s a use it or lose it warning

There’s jubilation as Brylaine restores buses on the recently axed K59 timetable, the Spalding-Boston route that travels through villages.

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BIG SOCIETY: Dowsdale Bank villager Angelo Convertino and no 'No Through Road ' sign he has put back up near his home.''Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG290318-206TW.

Villagers take D.I.Y action over poor condition of Dowsdale Bank

Villagers near Shepeau Stow have taken matters into their own hands and tidied up a road they reported to county highways officers five months ago.

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Lily Moore who was the victim of an alleged 'hit and run' driver while out running iin Eastgate, Fleet, in December 2017.  Photo supplied.

Pressure mounts for speed cut in Fleet after runner hit by car

Calls for a 30mph limit to be imposed along several roads in Fleet where a jogger was hit by a car have increased after several near-misses.

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Long Sutton road closed after accident

Long Sutton road closed after accident

Bridge Road in Long Sutton was closed for a couple of hours on Sunday afternoon after a single vehicle accident.

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Hopes of a weight limit for traffic using Holbeach town centre have risen after county highways officers indicated they were investigating the idea.  Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG240114-141TW.

Hopes of a weight limit for traffic flows into Holbeach

Hopes of a weight limit for traffic using Holbeach town centre have risen after county highways officers indicated they were investigating the idea.

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Donington Parish Council news: Potholes could kill - warning

Donington parish councillors are fighting to get potholes repaired, particularly ones on the A52 that they fear pose a threat to life.

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UPDATE: Pensioner found dead in ditch in Sutton St James

Police say the body of a man in his eighties was found in a ditch next to his vehicle in Sutton St James this morning (Thursday).

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Firefighters respond to A17 crash and Sutton St Edmund chimney fire

Firefighters from Holbeach responded to reports of a vehicle leaking fuel following an accident on the A17 yesterday (Tuesday) morning.

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Ian Swallow, of Lincolnshire Road Safety Partnership and the man in charge of speed cameras in Lincolnshire, at Cowbit Village Hall for a public meeting on road safety and speeding.''Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG050318-120TW.

Cash pours in from South Holland speed cameras

Drivers caught by speed cameras in South Holland may have paid out at least £5.7million in fines over the last 15 years, Spalding Today can reveal.

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A17 works in Fleet and Long Sutton postponed again

Resurfacing works on the A17 Washway Road in Fleet Hargate and Long Sutton due to start yesterday evening (Monday) have been postponed for a second time.

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Emergency road closure in Spalding

Anglian Water is carrying out an emergency road closure of Albert Street, Spalding today (Tuesday).

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Stagecoach East managing director Andy Campbell.  Photo by Richard Marsham (RMG Photography).

Stagecoach unveils new bus operation for South Holland

The future of two South Holland bus services under review for more than a month has now been resolved.

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SPEEDING ISSUES: Cowbit county councillor Nigel Pepper, Coun Richard Davies, executive member for highways at Lincolnshire County Council, Inspector Gareth Boxall, PCSO Naomi Newell, Police and Crime Commissioner Marc Jones and Ian Swallow, of Lincolnshire Road Safety Partnership, at Cowbit Village Hall.  Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG050318-115TW.

COWBIT ROAD SAFETY PUBLIC MEETING: Speeding in village is a ‘terrible disease’

A vow to make Cowbit “the leader of the pack” in tackling speeding drivers has been made at a public meeting in the village.

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Road blocked after West Pinchbeck accident

Road blocked after West Pinchbeck accident

Emergency services are at the scene of a two-vehicle collision on the B1180 Glenside South, West Pinchbeck.

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BUS SERVICE: A deal appears to have been struck securing the future of the 505 Spalding to King's Lynn bus service.  Photo supplied.

Reprieve likely for bus routes across South Holland district

Bus users in South Holland can breathe a huge sigh of relief after strong indications this week that four cross-county services are set to continue.

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