Plants galore!

From Margaret Dewrance

Help yourself to some plants at Reddings Farm this Sunday! (May 16)

  • Tomato: Minibel. Gardeners’ Delight, Sungold
  • Courgettes
  • Tithonia
  • Cosmos: Sea Shells, Purity, Cup Cakes
  • Zinnia: Old Mexico, Purple Palace
  • Sunflowers: Vanilla Ice. Black Magic
  • Cleome: white

All available at the gate from 2pm. All donations will go to St. Mary’s Church, Kirkby on Bain

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Planning Decision | Highfield House, Roughton Road


East Lindsey Planning Application reference S/094/00360/21 has been approved, subject to conditions regarding surface and foul water arrangements.   Planning Permission – Extension and alterations to existing dwelling to provide an en-larged porch/utility, a kitchen/diner/living room with 2 no. bedrooms and a dressing room above. Alterations and conversion of existing garage to create an annexe, part of the existing dwelling to be demolished. Relocation of existing detached garage to use as a garden store. | HIGHFIELD HOUSE, ROUGHTON ROAD, KIRKBY ON BAIN, WOODHALL SPA, LN10 6YL

Download decision notice (pdf)

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Parish Council meeting, May 2021

From Councillor Martin Briscombe:

The next meeting of the Kirkby on Bain Parish Council will be held on-line via Zoom on Thursday 6th May. All in the community are most welcome.

Topics include Parish Council Nominations, Village Signs, Review of Council policies, HM Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations, reactive speed sign and any planning matters          Continue reading

Peace lilies for free again at Courtlands

From Jill Hilton, Courtlands, Tattershall Road

It’s that time of year again, when my Peace Lilies need to be repotted. I repotted them yesterday into some very good compost, and I have placed 8 plants on a table at the end of our drive nearly path.  They are varying sizes, including some quite large ones, and are free to a good home.    Continue reading

Litter Picking Group

From Pat Tartellin

Four Kirkby on Bain residents got together yesterday, Sunday 21st of March, to form the ‘Kirkby litter pickers’ and spent an hour and a half picking up mostly plastic, sweet wrappers and drinks bottles from Kirkby Lane. A carpet and sandbag proved too large to haul away but the Parish Councillors are arranging for it all to be collected by East Lindsey District Council.   Continue reading

Planning application | Highfield House, Roughton Road


East Lindsey Planning Application reference S/094/00360/21 has been published.   Planning Permission – Extension and alterations to existing dwelling to provide an en-larged porch/utility, a kitchen/diner/living room with 2 no. bedrooms and a dressing room above. Alterations and conversion of existing garage to create an annexe, part of the existing dwelling to be demolished. Relocation of existing detached garage to use as a garden store. | HIGHFIELD HOUSE, ROUGHTON ROAD, KIRKBY ON BAIN, WOODHALL SPA, LN10 6YL

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Parish Council Meeting Thursday 4th March via Zoom 

From Councillor Martin Briscombe:

The next meeting of the Kirkby on Bain Parish Council will be held on-line via Zoom on Thursday 4th March. On the Agenda is the ELDC Local Plan review. The Parish Council and individuals have until April 12th to make any submissions.

Other issues include The Village Signs, Telephone Box maintenance, churchyard grass cutting, and any  planning matters. All in the community are most welcome.             Continue reading

All change at the recycling centre

From Councillor Eddy Poll, Executive Councillor for Commercial and Environmental Management. Lincolnshire County Council

From Monday 8 March, the HWRCs across the county will change – with residents being able to take recycling, garden waste and general waste on any opening day. In order to manage the number of people on site and to prevent queues, the Click and Tip booking system will remain in place. Therefore, residents will still need to visit  www.lincolnshire.gov.uk/clickandtip or call 01522 782070 to book their time slot.

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Temporary Traffic Restriction: Kirkby On Bain / Woodhall Spa

From Mandi Robinson, Network Regulation Compliance Manager, Lincolnshire County Council

Please note it will be necessary to impose a temporary restriction as detailed below.

PERIOD OF RESTRICTION:  22/3/2021 to 26/3/2021
(Restrictions to be implemented as and when required during this period, signage detailing accurate dates and times will be displayed on site in advance)

LOCATION & NATURE OF RESTRICTION:
Kirkby Lane (Between Main Street, Kirkby on Bain and a point 1500m West of Wellsyke Lane)     Continue reading

Lincolnshire Highways budget slashed by Government

From The Lincolnite

Lincolnshire County Council leaders will propose another £2.3 million be put into highways repairs from its own budget after government cut its funding by a quarter this year. Lincolnshire will receive £38.7 million towards its highways department from government in 2021/22 — a drop of £12.3 million on last year’s £51 million. In the budget this year, Lincolnshire County Council originally planned to take £10 million from its capital programme to help repair rural roads.          Continue reading