Covid-19 | Horncastle Community Larder


Horncastle Town Council will be supporting the Crisis team set up by Horncastle Community Larder, the Urban Outreach Project (UFOP) and local businesses by providing £1,000 per month to purchase food for the town’s vulnerable residents who have been advised to self-isolate until the coronavirus crisis is over.

The Crisis Team will be assisting residents from Horncastle and the surrounding small villages.

THE CONTACT NUMBER FOR THE CRISIS TEAM IS 07395 905352                Continue reading

Parish Council | Public Statement

Picture credit: Peter DewranceKIRKBY ON BAIN PARISH COUNCIL: PUBLIC STATEMENT 22 March 2020

Dear Residents,                                                                                    

The following statement is issued:

 “The Council recognises and agrees that no business, meeting, service provision or service delivery of the Authority is of any importance above that of public and personal safety. As such, all scheduled public meetings will be cancelled for an initial 4 month period (or as circumstances dictate)”. Whilst public meetings are cancelled, please be assured the Council has put measures in place to ensure minimal disruption or interruption to service delivery within the community and staff cover will remain in place as necessary or until any national legislation or instruction dictates otherwise.               Continue reading

Planning decision | Poplar Farm

Subject to conditions including usage, flood risk and land drainage, approval by East Lindsey District Council has been granted for application reference S/094/01960/19:


Change of use of former barn to provide 1 no. holiday accommodation with general storage and construction of vehicular access and vehicular parking space. Erection of a building consisting of a w.c.s and shower block. Change of use of land to site a static caravan and construction of vehicular parking and exterior lighting. Change of use of existing barn for the storage of caravans. Details and documents

Download Approval of Reserved Matters                        Continue reading

Road works in Wharf Lane

From Anglian Water:

We’re carrying out essential work affecting roads in your area.

For full details, please visit this page


Name: Roadworks – Wharf Lane, Kirkby On Bain
Status: Planned
Estimated Start Date: 30/03/2020
Estimated Completion Date: 01/04/2020             Continue reading

Covid-19 pandemic support group

From Craig Leyland

A volunteer led group supported by Woodhall Spa and Kirkby on Bain Parish councils has been established to provide support to residents of all ages affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. The primary function will be to provide an essential shopping and prescribed medication collection and delivery service to vulnerable and isolated residents in both communities.

We are hopeful that a leaflet will be delivered to all residents by Friday 27th March explaining how the service will work with the service commencing on Monday 30th March.            Continue reading

Cameo Club meeting: March report

From Jill Russell


This was a final meeting of the club with only a few committee members coming to give our cheque donation of £265, to add to the £100 given at the beginning of last year and 33 memory blankets knitted by members and friends, to Julie Baker, representative for SANDS, our chosen charity for 2019. Thanks to the following for donating the blankets: Hilda Kirwan, Margaret Dewrance, Glynis Briscombe, Sue Wright, Sue Schofield, Jill Russell, Bev Brennan, Irene North, Val Hare.             Continue reading

Kirkby on Bain Parish Council meetings cancelled

Picture credit: Peter DewranceFrom the Kirkby on Bain Parish Council:

As a result of advice of the Government on social distancing due to the threat of the Coronavirus infection, two upcoming meetings have been cancelled:

Annual Village Meeting : Wednesday May 13th 2020
Parish Council Meeting and Annual General Meeting: Thursday May 14th 2020            Continue reading