Sea Eagle Shot in Ingoldmells

A Sea Eagle measuring about seven-and-a-half feet in breadth from the tip of each wing, and weighing thirteen-and-a-half pounds, was shot a few days ago, by a man named Tooley, at Ingoldmells Marsh. It is said to have been above twenty years since a bird of the description was met with in that part of…

Skegness Open-air Swimming Pool

The present open-air pool as it looked in 1928, shortly after its opening. The dome which also covered a stage for concerts in the Tea Gardens on the other side, has been demolished this winter as part of the development of the Embassy Centre. The balcony on the left and the old entrance from Grand…

Rambles From Skegness – Winthorpe Church

This 1844 article proves that the Old Ship Hotel in Winthorpe, junction of Burgh Road and Roman Bank, was built prior to 1844. However, it was NOT the building in this photograph, actually built in 1871, but the building which preceded it….a thatched roof erection….. RAMBLES FROM SKEGNESS. My last sketch having related to the…

Blue Flag Award for Skegness 2015

Three East Lindsey District Council-managed beaches have been recognised amongst the best in the world DISTRICT Council-managed beaches in Skegness, Mablethorpe and Sutton on Sea have once again been awarded Blue Flag status proving that East Lindsey has some of the best beaches in the world. Central Beach Skegness, Central Beach Mablethorpe and Central Beach…