Rutland and Stamford Mercury

Concern at £10,000 cost of new footbridge in rural lane near Bourne

Christmas tree festival at St John's church, Stamford opened by Mayor John Dawson EMN-161125-152918009

Festive trees light up St John’s Church, Stamford


New study reveals lack of awareness from parents at spotting symptoms of meningitis

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Sunny spells

Shops ‘could be a thing of the past by 2050

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Bourne’s Hereward Group Practice surgery is now rated ‘good’


Debate celebrates links with war hero Oswald Elliott


Dad inspires Jaime’s marathon attempt

Dementia Support South Lincs annual Christmas fair at Bourne Corn Exchange

Christmas fundraiser showcases work of Dementia Support South Lincs

Report reveals where in the UK over 50s struggle most to get a GP appointment

Report reveals where in the UK over 50s struggle most to get a GP appointment

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Bourne had beaten Irchester at home in August

FOOTBALL: Unbeaten run is over for Bourne Town

Non League
Pictured is Lucy at the bib draw with Nina L�seth.

Lucy meets her skiing hero out in Finland

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The unbeaten run goes on for Deeping Rangers. Photos: Tim Wilson

MATCH VERDICT: Routine win for Deeping Rangers

Non League
Stamford IBC's Lincs Over 60s League team which defeated Lincoln C.

Blackstones win Presidents’ tournament in thrilling style

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This weekend’s local league matches....


All I want for Christmas is to be in the top eight, says Drury


Team triumphs at the Toft Turkey Trot tournament

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Chairman steps down

Another of Tim Mann's Crowded Room projects EMN-161130-163000001

Artist Tim Mann seeks help with big portrait of Stamford

Dishonoured 2 is in the running to be crowned the Game of the Year

Console Corner: Dishonoured 2 review

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Open auditions for Britain’s Got Talent in Lincolnshire

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X Factor’s Honey G, Gifty Louise and Reggie n Bollie to perform in Peterborough

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Clothes, tech and dentures - some of the items lost at UK airports


Mobile phones causing more problems on the road than ever


UK road travel could be as safe as rail and air ‘within a generation’

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