Planning application approved: camp site, Wellsyke Lane

The Parish Council has been notified that the recent planning application to resurface existing roads at THE CAMPING AND CARAVANNING CLUB, WELLSYKE LANE, KIRKBY ON BAIN, WOODHALL SPA, LN10 6YU was approved yesterday. The ELDC reference number is S/094/02458/18

To view the application online visit the ELDC website using this link.

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Application to remove a planning condition (golf course, Wellsyke lane)

East Lindsey District Council planning application reference S/094/00161/19 has been received by the Parish Council and is now being considered. The applicant (Mr. D Roth,) now seeks the removal of a condition to use his golf course at THE GARDENS, WELLSYKE LANE, KIRKBY ON BAIN, WOODHALL SPA, LN10 6YU for private use only so he can run it on a commercial basis.

If you wish to comment on this application, please visit this ELDC web page where you can view the associated documents and submit your comments online if you wish. (The applicant’s agent sets out his client’s case in the covering letter included in the application documents). Observations are requested no later than February 25 2019.
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Planning application: agricultural store amendment

A proposed amendment to the planning application to build an agricultural storage building on LAND OPPOSITE REDDINGS, KIRKBY LANE, KIRKBY ON BAIN, has been passed to Parish Council and is now being considered. This amendment proposes to reduce the height and footprint of the building. The new application reference number is S/094/02228/18 Continue reading

Woodhall Christmas Fayre

This year’s Christmas Fayre takes place on Friday 7th December in Station Road and The Broadway from 6.00 to 9.00 pm. All the traditional activities and features established over the years will be there and the street will be packed with stalls and activities from clubs, craftsmen and local organisations.


The Christmas Grotto for Santa and his Elves will be a major draw for the crowds of children we see every year. Street entertainment along the whole closure area throughout the evening will feature Morris dancers, street musicians, mascots, Clowns (the friendly variety!!!) and children’s fairground rides. The County Linx Radio Bus will again provide music and a focal point for singers and other entertainment in the centre of the village near The Co-op. Continue reading

Planning application amendment: Houses in Roughton Road

An application to amend existing plans for the houses being built on LAND EAST OF ROUGHTON ROAD, KIRKBY ON BAIN, WOODHALL SPA has been received by the Parish Council and is now being considered. The ELDC reference number is S/094/01955/18

To view the application online and to submit comments, visit the ELDC website using this link.

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Parish Council Meeting: November 2018

The next Council Meeting will be held on Thursday November 1st in the Primary School Hall, Wharf Lane, Kirkby on Bain, starting at 7.00 pm. As usual we will start with a public forum so if you would like to discuss any local matter you are concerned about, please do come along and have your say!


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So where is our fast broadband?

Image courtesy ChannelBiz UKLast January Paul Bimson, Regional Partnership Director, BT East Midlands, assured Kirkby on Bain Parish Councillor Simon Tydeman that: “Openreach are working to have all of the necessary engineering work completed and fibre cables installed and operational during Q3 of this year.” At the last Parish Council meeting I reported that engineers had been spotted in the village surveying for the new service, which raised a few hopes yet again, but by my reckoning Q3 (third quarter) ended yesterday.

So where is it Mr Bimson?
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