Rutland and Stamford Mercury

Jordan’s big kick off in Spalding before marathon run for Macmillan

Major clean-up operation launched at St Mary's Church, Stamford, to tackle pigeon waste

Roosting pigeons leave St Mary’s Church in Stamford with £30,000 bill for huge clean-up operation

NatWest bank
Photo: Rex Needle

Bank branch to close its doors in September

Sunny spells

Author Bill Bryson names St Andrew’s Church in Whissendine as one of his favourites


CCTV image issued after chainsaw theft near Bourne


Have your say on developing health services in Lincolnshire


Rutland MP’s vow in wake of terror incident: ‘We will be defiant, we will carry on’

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Alan Duncan MP at 10 Downing Street. Photo: Steve Back EMN-140715-091924001

Rutland MP Sir Alan Duncan caught up in London attack

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Colin Dexter (right) receiving Honorary Life Membership of the Old Stamfordian Club from club chairman Ian Plant.

Former Stamfordian Colin Dexter, author of the Inspector Morse books, dies

Snowboarder Ollie Wilson, 11, at home in Stamford with parents Phill and Julie

Rising star Ollie aims for glory at Winter Olympics

Jimmy McDonnell

FOOTBALL: Day out ends in defeat for Bourne Town

Non League
Scott Coupland

FOOTBALL: Coupland takes tally to 40 in away win for Deeping Rangers

Non League

FOOTBALL: Weekend results (March 11)


FOOTBALL: Six-goal thriller ‘full of positives’ for Bourne Town

Non League

FOOTBALL: Commitment and desire key to victory, says Deeping Rangers boss

Non League

FOOTBALL: Coupland brings up century for Deeping Rangers

Non League
The Mid-Lent Fair in Stamford last year. Photo: Berry Parker of Cliff Road, Stamford

Mid-Lent Fair ready to roll into Stamford

Naomi Morgan of Rutland Cake Company. Photo: Alan Walters

The Rutland Cake Company opens new cafe at Oakham Enterprise Park

Bread Meat Cheese

Birthday launch for mouthwatering temptations at ‘destination sandwich shop’

Eating Out
LITERARY FESTIVAL: Crime novelist Alison Bruce (seated) with Rachel Eyre (with microphone) and Rachel Wilson at Iron Horse Ranch House in Market Deeping.  Photo supplied.

Mystery writer in town to help launch festival

Stamford. Photo: SM240712-003ow

Stamford named second best place to live in UK in Sunday Times readers’ poll

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Lincolnshire Adoption Service is looking for new families to come forward and give loving homes to children in need.  Photo supplied.

Information night in Bourne for parents interested in adoption role

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Space exploration at Woolsthorpe Manor. Pictured: Eddy Brown and Leo Worth

Space exploration at Woolsthorpe Manor