Category Archives: Police

Alan Wood murder police set up case website

A website dedicated to a murder investigation has been set up by Lincolnshire police. Alan Wood, 50, was bound and tortured in his home in Lound near Bourne in October 2009. Detectives have said, aside from the theft of a … Continue reading

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Holywell Pond Woman and Grandson Named

Its being reported in the press that neighbours and friends in Castle Bytham have named the woman, that died tragically at the pond in Holywell on Thursday evening, as Dawn Mullany.  Her grandson Laurie Mullany-Mills, from Ketton who was staying … Continue reading

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Tragic Accident at Holywell Pond

Both the local and national press are reporting the tragic death, at the pond in Holywell, of a woman in her 70’s, from Castle Bytham, and her 6 year old grandson, who had been visiting her. Police were called to … Continue reading

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BBC Crimewatch Roadshow : Arson Attack

The BBC’s Crimewatch Roadshow broadcast on Monday 13 June featured the arson attack which destroyed the home of Peter and Sylvia Cox in Castle Bytham on 4 May 2011.  The programme included a reconstruction of the devastating events of the … Continue reading

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Horror mask worn by arson suspect in Castle Bytham

A suspected arsonist, thought to be responsible for a string of attacks on an elderly Lincolnshire couple, disguised himself with a horror mask. Peter and Sylvia Cox said they were “baffled” about why their 17th Century cottage in Castle Bytham … Continue reading

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Peter Cox to appear on BBC Crimewatch Road Show

Ian Miller, acting editor of the Glenside News,  has informed us that Peter Cox will be interviewed live on the BBC’s Crimewatch Roadshow regarding the arson attack last month on his home in Castle Bytham.  The programme will be broadcast … Continue reading

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Lincolnshire Arson Probe Police Release Firework Photo

Police have released a photograph of a firework they believe was used in an arson attack on the home of an elderly couple in Lincolnshire. CCTV footage of a cyclist with a backpack filmed 30 minutes before the fire on … Continue reading

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Arson Couple Baffled by Firebomb Attack on Home

Peter and Sylvia Cox have told BBC News that they are “devastated and baffled” by the firebomb attack on their house, in Castle Bytham, last week and could not understand why anyone would want to hurt them.  Peter said: “Police … Continue reading

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Two People Escape from Castle Bytham House Fire

TheBythams was shocked by the news that an arsonist had attacked the home of an elderly couple, Peter and Sylvia Cox, in Castle Bytham during the early hours of Wednesday morning (4 May 2011). From comments already made in the … Continue reading

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Driver Airlifted to Pilgrim Hospital after Accident

A 20 year old woman was airlifted to the Pilgrim Hospital in Boston after suffering head injuries when her car was involved in an accident on Wednesday 30 March at around 5.45pm. The woman was driving a Toyota Yaris car … Continue reading

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