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Two teenagers due in court over mother and daughter murder

Two 14-years-olds are due in court later today charged with the murder of a mother and her daughter in Spalding.

Elizabeth Edwards and her 13-year-old daughter Katie Credit: ITV Yorkshire

49-year-old Elizabeth Edwards and her 13-year-old daughter Katie were found dead at their home on Dawson Avenue on Friday.

The two youths, who are believed to be a boy and girl, will appear at Lincoln Magistrates' Court.


Arson investigation launched after fire in Spalding

An arson investigation has been launched after a fire destroyed a sport and social club in Spalding.

The British Sugar Sport and Social club, which was derelict and described as unsafe to enter, will now have to be destroyed, at a value of £40,000.

This is a high value arson, someone in the community will have knowledge of who set this fire. Please help us find the offender.

– PC Claire Riches

Three men charged over Spalding assault

Detectives investigating an assault in Spalding have arrested three men.

The incident happened at a pub in New Road around 2.30pm on Saturday March 5th.

Povilas Siksnius (25), of Portland Street, Boston, has been charged with two counts of assault and has been remanded to appear before Lincoln Magistrates this morning.

Petras Siksnius (25), of Reams Close, Boston, and Tomas Krasulys (33), of Hawthorn Bank, Spalding, were each charged with one count of assault and were bailed to appear before Boston Magistrates on 13th April.


Police release CCTV of Lincolnshire theft suspect

Police have released a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to in connection with a theft in Lincolnshire.

Credit: Lincolnshire Police

Police say the incident happened on Thursday 18th February at the Hills Department Store in Spalding.

A bottle of aftershave was stolen from the store.

If you have any information, you can contact Lincolnshire Police on 101.

Lincs human rights campaigner appears in Bangkok court

A human rights campaigner from Lincolnshire has appeared in court in Bangkok today.

Andy Hall from Spalding

Andy Hall, from Spalding, faces up to seven years in prison in connection with allegations made in a report regarding the treatment of migrant workers in Thailand.

His plight has previously been debated in the European Parliament.

Today he found out his trial will take place in May.

Man dies after car crashes into tree in Spalding

A man has died after the car he was driving left the road and crashed into a tree.

Emergency services were called to Holbeach Road in Spalding near the A151/A16 junction shortly after 3am this morning.

The driver, a 31-year-old foreign national living in the town, died at the scene. His immediate family have been informed.

Anyone who witnessed the accident is urged to contact police.

Police ask do you recognise this man?

Police have released a CCTV image of a man they want to trace in connection with a series of lead thefts in Spalding.

Credit: Lincolnshire Police

On Tuesday January 5, police received 18 reports of thefts of lead flashing from porches of houses in Claudette Avenue, Claudette Way and Estella Way, in Spalding.

Police said they are keen to trace a man who is described as a white male wearing a baseball cap with '5' on the front and an Adidas track suit top with a zip to the left breast.

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