Fibre Broadband – the cables are going in!

Image courtesy ChannelBiz UKHaving learned recently from Lincolnshire Broadband Programme Manager Steve Brookes that  “……work is currently on hold because of high build costs…..” imagine my surprise this morning when I saw fast broadband fibre cables being installed in Kirkby on Bain main street. I had a chat with one of the installation crew, and he confirmed that they were installing fibre-to-the-premises cable today. They also kindly allowed me to take a picture, provided they were not in shot:

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Local Road Closures

The Parish Council has been notified by Lincolnshire County Council Highways Department of the following closures, apparently for resurfacing work, affecting Kirkby on Bain residents and visitors:

 

 

LOCATION:  Kirkby Lane, Kirkby on Bain / Woodhall Spa (Between Roughton Road and B1191)

PERIOD OF CLOSURE:  26/06/2017 to 07/07/2017 (5 days in this period) ALTERNATIVE ROUTE:  B1191, B1192, Pauls Lane and Kirkby Lane / Tattershall Road

LOCATION:  Main Road (Rimes Lane to Moor Lane), Roughton

PERIOD OF CLOSURE:  12/06/2017 to 27/06/2017
ALTERNATIVE ROUTE: Roughton Road, Kirkby Lane, B1192 Horncastle Road, Main Road and Vice Versa Continue reading

Equinox festival licence hearing

The application made by Medieval Chemistry Ltd to hold a music festival called Equinox on the weekend of September 18th at Scholey Park will be heard by the East Lindsey District Council Licensing Act 2003 Committee on July 4th at Tedder Hall, Manby Park, Louth.

Objections to the application have been submitted by Kirkby on Bain and Tattershall Parish Councils, Coningsby Town Council, two East Lindsey District Councillors and an unprecedented number of individuals living in Kirkby in Bain. No representations in favour of the application have been notified. Continue reading

Open Garden – all welcome!

ngs-logo_150From Jill Hilton:

“If you’re looking for a relaxing way to spend a Sunday afternoon locally, why not visit our open garden on Sunday June 26th, 2 – 5 pm, right here in Kirkby on Bain! We can be found at the end of the village nearest to the gravel pits; we are the 4th house from the end – you will see a yellow NGS sign to the garden. Parking is next door in our neighbour’s field.

Admission is £3, children are free, and there will be teas and delicious cakes and cream teas served! Continue reading

Yurts application approved by ELDC

planning_wordcloud_150Planning approval has been granted by East Lindsey District Council for five yurts to be sited on land at Beech Cottage off Tattershall Road, despite objections by Kirkby on Bain residents and the Parish Council. The decision was made at ELDC’s Planning Committee meeting on Thursday (December 10). The successful applicant is Mrs V. Chalupa of Brant Broughton near Lincoln. Related post

Planning application: The Elms

planning_wordcloud_150Planning application reference S/094/02021/15 has been received by the Parish Council and is now being considered by the Parish Council. Your observations are requested no later than 27 November 2015.

Detailed particulars relating to the erection of a house at THE ELMS, TATTERSHALL ROAD, KIRKBY ON BAIN, WOODHALL SPA, LN10 6YP (outline planning application ref. no. S/094/02118/14, granted on 16th December 2014 for erection of a two storey dwelling). You may view  details of the application and submit comments online to East Lindsey District Council Planning department here Continue reading