Home   Authors   Author

Subscribe Now

Kris Johnston is a trainee reporter who joined the Lincolnshire Free Press and Spalding Guardian in May 2021. Kris has a first class honours degree in Journalism from the University of Stirling.

66-year-old was ‘shocked’ at being over the limit after drinking more than three pints

26 February 2024
66-year-old was ‘shocked’ at being over the limit after drinking more than three pints

66-year-old was ‘shocked’ at being over the limit after drinking more than three pints

26 February 2024

A 66-year-old was “shocked” at being over the limit after getting behind the wheel following a number of pints at the pub.


28-year-old caught with cannabis in police custody

24 February 2024
28-year-old caught with cannabis in police custody

28-year-old caught with cannabis in police custody

24 February 2024

A 28-year-old has been sentenced after being caught with cannabis in police custody.


33-year-old in court after brandishing baseball bat in town centre fight

24 February 2024
33-year-old in court after brandishing baseball bat in town centre fight

33-year-old in court after brandishing baseball bat in town centre fight

24 February 2024

A man who pulled out a baseball bat during a town centre fight has been sentenced.


Incinerator’s managing director promises to be a ‘good neighbour’

21 February 2024
Incinerator’s managing director promises to be a ‘good neighbour’

Incinerator’s managing director promises to be a ‘good neighbour’

21 February 2024

The managing director of the company which will construct an incinerator in Fenland has promised to be a “good neighbour”.

1

‘A dark day for Wisbech’: MPs, councillors and campaigners react to incinerator decision

20 February 2024
‘A dark day for Wisbech’: MPs, councillors and campaigners react to incinerator decision

‘A dark day for Wisbech’: MPs, councillors and campaigners react to incinerator decision

20 February 2024

After plans for a mega incinerator were officially given the green light this afternoon, it has been described as “a dark day for Wisbech”.

1

Incinerator plans are approved by Government

20 February 2024
Incinerator plans are approved by Government

Incinerator plans are approved by Government

20 February 2024

Plans to construct an incinerator on the outskirts of Wisbech have been given the go-ahead by the Government.

5

Eleventh hour pleas for ‘catastrophic’ incinerator to be rejected – with decision due tomorrow

20 February 2024
Eleventh hour pleas for ‘catastrophic’ incinerator to be rejected – with decision due tomorrow

Eleventh hour pleas for ‘catastrophic’ incinerator to be rejected – with decision due tomorrow

20 February 2024

MPs, councillors and campaigners have made a final plea for plans to build an incinerator on the outskirts of Wisbech to be dropped.

1

Paedophile jailed after sending naked pictures to what he thought was a 13-year-old

13 February 2024
Paedophile jailed after sending naked pictures to what he thought was a 13-year-old

Paedophile jailed after sending naked pictures to what he thought was a 13-year-old

13 February 2024

A paedophile sent pictures of his dog to what he thought was a teenage girl in an effort to groom her.


65-year-old died due to traumatic injuries suffered in A47 crash

08 February 2024
65-year-old died due to traumatic injuries suffered in A47 crash

65-year-old died due to traumatic injuries suffered in A47 crash

08 February 2024

A man died in a three-vehicle crash at the end of last year after suffering multiple traumatic injuries, an inquest opening has heard.


‘Frightening’ prisoner struck fellow inmate’s head with magnet and started fire in cell

19 January 2024
‘Frightening’ prisoner struck fellow inmate’s head with magnet and started fire in cell

‘Frightening’ prisoner struck fellow inmate’s head with magnet and started fire in cell

19 January 2024

A prisoner who hit a fellow inmate over the head with a speaker magnet concealed in a sock has been sentenced.


25-year-old drove mother’s car while disqualified in bid to help friend after accident

17 January 2024
25-year-old drove mother’s car while disqualified in bid to help friend after accident

25-year-old drove mother’s car while disqualified in bid to help friend after accident

17 January 2024

A 25-year-old who drove his mother’s car while disqualified in a bid to help a friend has been fined nearly £1,000.


Four babies were the greatest gift of all after Christmas births at town hospital

27 December 2023
Four babies were the greatest gift of all after Christmas births at town hospital

Four babies were the greatest gift of all after Christmas births at town hospital

27 December 2023

Four babies became the greatest gift of all after being born in Lynn’s hospital on Christmas Day.


Man tumbled out of door while trying to punch police during drunken episode at hotel

25 November 2023
Man tumbled out of door while trying to punch police during drunken episode at hotel

Man tumbled out of door while trying to punch police during drunken episode at hotel

25 November 2023

A man tumbled out of his door while trying to punch a police officer during a drunken episode at a hotel.


Ladies come from 3-0 down to triumph 4-3 against St Ives

21 November 2023
Ladies come from 3-0 down to triumph 4-3 against St Ives

Ladies come from 3-0 down to triumph 4-3 against St Ives

21 November 2023

It was an exciting week of hockey for Wisbech.


Town fire believed to have been started deliberately

14 November 2023
Town fire believed to have been started deliberately

Town fire believed to have been started deliberately

14 November 2023

A fire in town last week is believed to have been started on purpose.


Firefighters battled vehicle blaze in town

13 November 2023
Firefighters battled vehicle blaze in town

Firefighters battled vehicle blaze in town

13 November 2023

Firefighters battled a vehicle blaze in town at the weekend.


Man rushed to hospital after car ended up in ditch following two-vehicle crash

07 November 2023
Man rushed to hospital after car ended up in ditch following two-vehicle crash

Man rushed to hospital after car ended up in ditch following two-vehicle crash

07 November 2023

A man has been rushed to hospital after a two-vehicle crash which left a car in a ditch.


Wisbech man accused of violent disorder was detained in Norfolk after arrest

27 October 2023
Wisbech man accused of violent disorder was detained in Norfolk after arrest

Wisbech man accused of violent disorder was detained in Norfolk after arrest

27 October 2023

A Wisbech man has been charged with two counts of violent disorder after being arrested in Norfolk by London’s Metropolitan Police.


Drink-driver avoids jail despite being ‘almost off the scale’ while travelling through town

21 October 2023
Drink-driver avoids jail despite being ‘almost off the scale’ while travelling through town

Drink-driver avoids jail despite being ‘almost off the scale’ while travelling through town

21 October 2023

A man has avoided jail despite being “almost off the scale” when drink-driving through a town.


Driver rushed to hospital after crashing in village just after midnight

19 October 2023
Driver rushed to hospital after crashing in village just after midnight

Driver rushed to hospital after crashing in village just after midnight

19 October 2023

A driver was rushed to hospital after crashing on a village road just after midnight.


This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies - Learn More