Planning Application: new house at Lockwood Farm

An outline planning application for change of use, conversion of, extension and alterations to an existing agricultural building to provide a house at LOCKWOOD FARM, CHURCH LANE, KIRKBY ON BAIN, WOODHALL SPA, LN10 6GD has been passed to the Parish Council and is now being considered.The application reference number is S/094/02102/17

To view the application online and to submit comments, visit the ELDC website using this link. The deadline is 13 December 2017. View / download documents

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Anne Rawson remembers Kirkby on Bain

From Anne Rawson, who used to live here:

I have some memories of Kirkby, but it was the April of my sixth birthday when we left so some memories have faded. Others come back with a little prompting.

I was born at No 1 The Elms, which doesn’t appear to have changed much to this day. I did indeed attend the school. Mrs Spears the headmistress said that I might as well attend school earlier than expected because I used to go to class with my older brother anyway. There were two classrooms, my brother, being three years older, was in the larger room and and I was in the other. Unfortunately I cannot remember the teacher’s name. Continue reading