UPDATE: Times for Flying Scotsman passing through Peterborough and Spalding tomorrow (Saturday) have changed

The rail tour operators behind a train pulled by the legendary Flying Scotsman have announced an amended timetable for those interested in seeing it as it passes through the Spalding and Peterborough area.

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Chance to see Flying Scotsman return to Spalding and Peterborough this weekend

The world famous Flying Scotsman returns to Peterborough this weekend.

Have you seen Adrian Krzyczowski?

Man wanted by police in connection with dangerous driving offence

Police are appealing for the public’s help to trace this man wanted in connection with a dangerous driving offence.


AUDIO: Police release chilling interview tapes with Spalding teen who murdered her mother and sister

Police have released tapes and the transcript of a chilling interview with Kim Edwards, the Spalding teenager who murdered her mother and sister with her boyfriend Lucas Markham.

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Appeal after distinctive motorbike stolen in Spalding

Police are appealing for information about the theft of a yellow Yamaha R125 motorbike stolen in Spalding.

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LOOKING BACK: An historic day for rock music

Fifty years ago a market town in Lincolnshire briefly became the centre of the rock ‘n’ roll universe.

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House raided by police in Spalding after spate of 20 burglaries by balaclava-clad men targeting the elderly

A spate of 20 burglaries in Spalding in the past week, predominantly targeting the elderly, has prompted police to increase patrol in the town.

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Killer father who shot Spalding wife and daughter was “a vitriolic controlling bully” says sons

A Spalding father who killed his wife and daughter before turning the gun on himself has been described as “vitriolic and a bully” by his two surviving sons.

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Police manhunt launched for two Spalding men

A manhunt has been launched by police for two men from Spalding.

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Series of burglaries in Spalding targeting the elderly and vulnerable

Spalding Police are appealing for any information following a number of incidents which they believe are likely to be linked, including five burglaries.


NHS Trust to be fined after jury finds it guilty of breach which led to Spalding man being impaled

An NHS trust face a fine after a jury found the organisation guilty of breaching health and safety legislation following the death of a Spalding man.

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Jury considering verdict after Spalding man suffers catastrophic injuries in hospital accident

The jury retired this afternoon in the trial of the Lincolnshire hospitals trust which is accused of breach of health and safety legislation following the death of a Spalding man.

Police are appealing for witnesses

Burglar disturbed during ‘sneak-in’ burglary in Spalding

A burglar was disturbed during a ‘sneak-in’ burglary in Spalding yesterday.

Witnesses are asked to call the police on 101

Spalding man hospitalised after town centre assault

A 20-year-old man was assaulted while queuing for a taxi in Spalding.

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Spalding businessman sentenced for tax evasion scam

A Spalding businessman, who ran a fuel laundering plant from his car wash, has been sentenced.

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Spalding man’s death at hospital would have been less likely if equipment manufacturer had issued a safety notice, jury told

The senior health and safety manager at the Lincolnshire hospital trust, which is on trial following the death of a patient today, told a jury that the fatality would have been less likely to have happened if the manufacturer had issued a safety notice following a previous incident involving the equipment.

The scene of the fire in Pinckbeck. Photo:@Sleafordfire

UPDATE: Fire crews tackling major blaze at industrial unit, residents told to keep windows closed

Fire crews from across the region are fighting a fire at an industrial unit in Pinchbeck, Spalding this morning, Friday May 5.

Liz Edwards

Court told life sentences for Spalding teenage killer couple were “manifestly excessive” and “wrong in principle”

A teenage couple detained for life for the brutal killings of a mother and her daughter have challenged their “manifestly excessive” minimum 20-year terms.

The E-fit released by police following the distraction burglary.

E-fit of man released after distraction burglar targets elderly woman

Detectives investigating a distraction burglary near Spalding have released an e-fit of a suspect.

Katie Edwards

Teenage killer couple sentenced to 20 years in prison for murder of Spalding mum and daughter to appeal sentence

A teenage couple detained for life for the brutal killings of a Spalding mother and her daughter are to challenge their sentences.

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