£1,260 cash boost for community groups


Four local groups and organisations have received a combined total of £1,260 from district councillors in East Lindsey’s councillor community grant scheme.

Chapel St Leonards ward councillor Hazel Newcombe gave £500 to the Kickboxing Club in the village to help towards running costs, and also handed out £200 to Anderby Parish Council towards a bench for the village.

Elsewhere, Halton Holegate councillor Jim Swanson gave £360 to West Keal Parish Council towards the installation of a parish notice board.

And in Alford local councillor Jean Bradley gave £200 to Alford Silver Band to help improve the disabled access to the band rehearsal centre.