Rutland and Stamford Mercury

Remember loved one at concert

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Sue and Rob

Team on hand over Christmas for families

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Spalding teenage killers’ 20-year jail terms for murdering mother and daughter ‘not unduly lenient’


Oakham’s South Street footbridge set to close for refurbishment work


VIDEO: Shoppers and baby in pushchair saved by bollard which halted car crashing further into shop

Transport 5

Concern as street lights go out between midnight and 6am across Stamford and Bourne

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Law firm agrees merger with 140 year-old rival

Police news

Over 400 claims of police abusing power for sexual gain in two years, watchdog reveals

Crime 1
Nathan and Steffanie Curtis with Millie and Charlotte and  Neonatal Intensive Care Nursery Nurse  Magdalena Keminska

Wittering dad uses pedal power to say thanks to hospitals for saving his twin girls

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Action from Blackstones victory over Daventry. Photo: Martin Davies

FOOTBALL: Blackstones beat UCL Division One title contenders Daventry Town


FOOTBALL: Stamford AFC beaten by Lincoln for a third time this season

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RUGBY: Inside the Tigers’ Den - Derby win for Leicester

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FOOTBALL: Ketton knocked out of the PFA Senior Cup by Moulton Harrox


MOSCONI CUP: Gray stars for Europe’s ‘dream team’

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ARCHERY: Double champion Tillie adds UK record to tally

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FOOTBALL: Stamford AFC win to shock Newcastle Town

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Fitt puts the wit in Whittington but it is the fairy who shines

Whats on 3

Spuds on top as celery named as UK’s most hated veg

Offbeat 10
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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

Tech 4

Signs of success include being happy... and having well-behaved kids

Airport luggage. Photo: Genevieve Hayward

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

Offbeat 2

Mobile phones causing more problems on the road than ever