The bustling market town of Spalding still holds a well-supported market on a Tuesday in the centre of the town. The River Welland passes through the centre of the town.
There are a number of Primary Schools in Spalding. Secondary education is through Spalding Grammar School and High School have excellent reputations and private primary school is available at Ayscoughfee Hall School.
Both the A16 and A17 are located near Spalding, giving excellent transport links across the county. The rail service to Kings Cross at Peterborough (20 miles) offers high-speed train to London (Kings Cross 50 minutes) or 100 miles by road.