We are very grateful that many people have observed the lockdown and continue to act responsibly. Tape has been placed in our open spaces to prevent use of equipment, this will remain until it is considered safe to use.
Updated Government Guidance encourages outdoor activity but indicates that all outdoor sport and recreation must only be done alone, within a household group or with one other person... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 14 May 2020 12:06 by Administrator
Following the Annual General Meeting of Sleaford Town Council held on Wednesday 13th May 2020 using the Zoom remote technology, the following Councillors were elected as Chairman and Vice Chairman for 2020/2021:
Chairman - Councillor Anthony Brand
Vice Chairman - Councillor Robert Oates
Congratulations to both Councillors and we wish you a successful year ahead.
Thank you to the Mayor and Mayoress for... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 14 May 2020 09:59 by Administrator
As from Wednesday 13th May 2020, the Government will allow people to still exercise in open spaces and also to sit or picnic in them with members from your household.
You will be able to meet with one other person from outside your household if you are outdoors and remain 2 metres apart.
Public gatherings of more than two people from different households is still prohibited.
Posted: Wed, 13 May 2020 13:50 by Administrator
Temporary Traffic Restriction Amendment: Sleaford
Please note it will be necessary to impose a temporary restriction as detailed below.
ORGANISATION RESPONSIBLE FOR RESTRICTION: LCC
REASON FOR RESTRICTION: Junction Improvement Works
LOCATION & NATURE OF RESTRICTION:
Road Closure Order in place on:
A17 Eastbound Slip Road (Between A17 & A153)
30mph Speed Limit Order in place on:
A17 Eastbound Slip Road... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 12 May 2020 10:53 by Administrator
Lincolnshire County Council are reopening their household waste recycling centres from Monday 18th May 2020. For the first two weeks, only garden waste and wood will be accepted. From 1st June onwards, only garden waste, wood, scrap, metal and cardboard will be accepted.
To use the recycling centres, you must book a time slot. This can be done through the following:
Website: www.lincolnshire.gov.uk/clickandtip... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 11 May 2020 10:03 by Administrator
The Sleaford Town Crier has recorded a Cry for Peace and it will be broadcast on BBC Radio Lincolnshire on VE Day, Friday 8th May 2020, just after the 2.00pm news.
The Town Crier will also do the Cry for Peace outside his home that same evening at 6.55pm, along with other Town Criers all over the world.
This is all in addition to the Town Crier's Proclamations that he does at 8.00pm every Thursday night... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 07 May 2020 10:49 by Administrator
To find out which Pharmacies are open over the Bank Holiday and their opening hours, please visit www.nhs.uk/service-search/find-a-pharmacy
GP Surgeries will be open over the Bank Holiday on Friday 8th May 2020. If you need to speak to your GP practice about something other than Coronavirus, contact them online or by phone to be assessed. If a face to face appointment is necessary, you will be advised... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 06 May 2020 12:17 by Administrator
Sleaford Town Council would like to wish Captain Tom Moore, now an honorary Colonel, a very Happy 100th Birthday!
Captain Tom has raised £30 million by walking around his garden and has lifted the nation's spirits and captured the country's hearts!
He was treated to a flyover of a Hurricane and Spitfire from RAF Coningsby to celebrate this special day.
Posted: Thu, 30 Apr 2020 14:09 by Administrator
Sleaford Town Council will be observing a one minute's silence at 11.00am today, Tuesday 28th April 2020, to remember and pay tribute to the NHS staff, carers and key workers who have made sacrifices and passed away in the Coronavirus pandemic
Posted: Tue, 28 Apr 2020 09:44 by Administrator