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FOOTBALL: Turner leaves it late against his former club

Runners-up Deeping Rangers crashed to defeat from a last-minute blast by Jason Turner against one of his former clubs.

Non League
Captain Cameron Baldock-Smith with the trophy

CUP FINAL VERDICT: Future looks bright for Deeping Rangers

Top scorer James Pam’s 20th goal of the season secured another trophy for Deeping Rangers.

Local
Cameron Baldock-Smith sprays drinks

FOOTBALL: Celebration time at Sincil Bank

There were celebrations at Sincil Bank again – just 24 hours after Lincoln City had booked their return to the Football League.

Local
Deepings head coach Lynn Chapman with Bailie Harrison, Isabel Spinley and Alex Wray.

SWIMMING: Deepings trio shine at British Championships

Three Deepings Swimming Club swimmers were in outstanding form last week at the British Championships, reaching three finals and posting multiple club records and personal bests.

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FOOTBALL: Stamford AFC finish with defeat to champions Shaw Lane

FOOTBALL: Stamford AFC finish with defeat to champions Shaw Lane

Stamford AFC watched on as Shaw Lane lifted the Evo-Stik First Division South league title on Saturday to earn promotion into the Premier Division.

Football
Oakham to Melton International CiCLE Classic 2017
Photo: Lee Hellwing

CYCLING: Dan Fleeman delivers home win in 2017 CiCLE Classic

There was a popular winner of the 13th edition of the Rutland-Melton CiCLE Classic as Dan Fleeman, team captain of locally based team Metaltek-Kuota, took the win in a sprint finish on Sherrard Street on Sunday.

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FOOTBALL: Midweek fixtures (April 24-26)

FOOTBALL: Midweek fixtures (April 24-26)

Get down and support your local non-league football club.

Football
FOOTBALL: Weekend results (April 22)

FOOTBALL: Weekend results (April 22)

Stamford AFC, Deeping Rangers, Ketton, Uppingham Town and Stamford Lions all suffered defeats in their respective leagues on Saturday on a tough afternoon for the area’s local sides.

Football
Action from Stamford College Old Boys v Bourne RUFC. Photo: Lee Hellwing

RUGBY: Weekend results (April 22)

Bourne and Stamford College Old Boys picked up wins in the Midlands Four East South Division on Saturday while Stamford Rugby and Oakham RFC fell to defeats.

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Alice Buzzard

Charity cycle between London and Paris

An Uppingham woman will be cycling almost 300 miles to raise cash for a charity which supports those with a condition which has blighted her family.

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Rocks by Rail Easter Steam
Photos: Lee Hellwing

Record number of hunters at The Living Ironstone Museum

Easter Sunday saw the launch of the new operating season at Rocks By Rail – The Living Ironstone Museum, Rutland’s own heritage railway.

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Burghley Easter Egg Hunt
Photos: Lee Hellwing

Easter egg hunts draw big crowds of children

Chocolatey treats were the reward for hundreds of children who took part in Easter egg hunts across the area over the weekend.

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Households are being warned about a telephone scam where callers claim that their council tax bills have been lowered.

Warning over new council tax scam bid

Households across Lincolnshire are being warned about a telephone scam in the county where callers claim that council tax bills have been lowered.

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Rat Race Dirty Weekend

Five new obstacles will make Rat Race in Stamford more challenging than ever before

The world’s largest assault course returns to Stamford next month - as organisers prepare to unleash five hair-raising new obstacles.

Sport
MP for Grantham and Stamford Nick Boles with Prime Minister Theresa May.

Nick Bowles wins cancer fight and gears up for election battle

Stamford MP Nick Boles has this week announced he is expected to make a full recovery from cancer – and has decided to stand for re-election.

Politics
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Stamford inquests, last of their kind

Two inquests held into the deaths of two elderly Stamford residents who suffered from dementia and died of natural causes are among the last of their kind following a change in law.

Crime
Phoebe Crowson

Entries now open for first Phoebe Research Fund 5k Run

Entries are now open for the first Phoebe 5k Run and young and old alike are being called on to sign up today.

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Ballot box

Weeks to go until county council elections

Only a few weeks remain before the district goes to the polls for the county council elections.

Politics
Left to right: Annemarie Van Niekirk, volunteer; Lolly Tomlin, hand and nail lead; Jo Henson, Tesco Express Manager; Connor Ward; Louise Marsh, Evergreen CEO.

Donation to Evergreen Care Trust

Evergreen Care Trust’s hand and nail team were thrilled to receive a donation of a big hamper packed full of nail care equipment including polish, cotton wool, nail polish remover, along with a batch of fluffy towels.

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Penny Hedley Lewis at the London Marathon in 2016.

Corby Glen fund-raiser Penny will run her 12th London Marathon despite skiing accident

A Corby Glen fund-raiser will take part in her 12th London Marathon on Sunday, despite injuring her shoulder in a skiing accident last month.

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