Ancient Burial Ground Cock Hill Burgh

LINCOLNSHIRE COCKPIT During last summer the curiosity of thousands of motorists their way to Skegness was aroused by the fact that excavations were being carried on by students at the mound near Burgh Church. It is interesting to learn that the mound, which is known as Cock Hill, revealed some Interesting finds. A college committee…

Famous Comedienne Injured at Arcadia Theatre

GERT IS HURT Cancels Engagement Elsie Waters, ”Gert” of Gert and Daisy,’ has strained a ligament of her left knee and has cancelled all her engagements for a fortnight. She is resting at her home Steyning, Sussex, where h sister. Doris, is looking aft her. She fell down the steps backstage at the Arcadia Theatre in Skegness, a fortnight…

Duke of Edinburgh Visits Butlins

ROADS LINED WITH CHEERING CROWDS AS PRINCE PHILIP DRIVES INTO RESORT CEREMONY AT HOLIDAY CAMP FIRST ROYAL VISIT TO THE DISTRICT FOR TEN YEARS Skegness and district gave a right royal welcome to H.R.H. the Duke of Edinburgh on Friday, when he passed through the town to pay a flying visit to Butlin’s Skegness Holiday Camp during the…

Skegness Grammar School Former Teachers

THIS photograph of Mr. Kenneth George Spendlove, who retired as headmaster of Skegness Grammar School at the end of last term, and Miss F. Lucas, senior mistress, was specially taken as a memento of their long association before Mr. Spendlove left for his new home at Fleet, Hants. Miss Lucas was on the teaching staff of…

Haywood Rock Carnival Float

BEST IN THE PROCESSION Winner of class for best representative tableau by a commercial firm, and also awarded the 35 guinea cup for the best entry in the whole procession, was the attractive crown-surmounted rock display presented on a lorry by Messrs. A. Haywood and Sons, of Skegness, the well-known rock manufacturers.

Link With Cromwell

PASSING OF SPILSBY WIDOW East Lincolnshire loses a well-respected resident by the death on Wednesday, of Mrs. Mary Ann Haw, widow of the late Mr. Edward Haw, of Woodland Villa, Boston Road, Spilsby, at the advanced age of 90. She was the daughter of a well known Dalby farmer and lived for many years at Halton,…