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Countdown is on for third festival

Stamford’s third Georgian Festival is now just days away, with final preparations being made for a superb weekend’s entertainment.

HUSKY VOICE: Art rock singer-songwriter Woodley Taylor, of Toft, near Bourne, is releasing his debut album called Breathe A Little Deeper next month, recorded at Perry Road Studios in Cambridgeshire.  Photo by Daniel Ackerley.

ALBUM REVIEW: Appreciation of individual style second time around

Breathe A Little Deeper, Woodley Taylor, Self-released, Out Next Month

Melvin Benn launching his ReBalance plans with Lande Hekt from punk rock band Muncie Girls, PRS Foundation chief executive Vanessa Reed and Lucy Wood, also from Festival Republic.

VIDEO: Festival boss launches ReBalance scheme to get more girls into music industry

Girl power got a helping hand today when one of the world's biggest music promoters launched an initiative in to encourage more female UK led bands, solo acts and sound engineers.

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Bourne Town Hall.

Project marks rebirth of town hall

An arts installation put together by pupils from seven of the schools in the Bourne area will run this week to represent the rebirth of Bourne Town Hall.

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Visitors enjoy the open gardens event at Grimsthorpe Castle

Crowds enjoy garden fun at historic castle

A historic castle opened its doors to the public to celebrate its garden.

Lincolnshire Youth Wind Orchestra, with conductor David Dorey, at South Holland Centre, Spalding.  Photo by Graham Standley.

CONCERT REVIEW: What a way to go for a loyal and loved leader of music

Lincolnshire Youth Wind Orchestra, Conductor: David Dorey, South Holland Centre, Spalding

Visitors enjoy the fun of Empingham fete

Fete raises funds to boost village

Bomb disposal experts and a Spitfire helped make a village fete into a success.


Pop stars of ‘80s hit stage for fans

Pop stars of the 1980s turned back the clock as they took to the stage once more.


Author Ellie entertains youngsters at library

Local book author Ellie Sandall was at Stamford Library on Tuesday entertaining children during Bookstart week.

LEAP OF FAITH: Will Silver in rehearsals at Eastern School of Arts, part of Wildcats Theatre School, in Stamford.  Photo supplied.

THURSDAY TALK: Will’s Silver lining in musical theatre comes into sight

You will get no arguments from Pinchbeck performer Will Silver (17) that he was born to be a star.


A Summer of fun awaits at Tolethorpe

A magical evening awaits at Tolethorpe Hall after the Summer season began this week with A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

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Bourne Festival draws in the crowds

Record crowds came out in the sunshine to enjoy Bourne Festival at the weekend.


Cooking up healthy lessons for youngsters

Pupils have enjoyed a free breakfast as part of a school’s bid to improve wellbeing.

Stamford composer

Composer’s work chosen by Classic FM

Benjamin Rimmer with Classic FM presenter Margherita Taylor

Neil  Bothwell and other members of  Bourne and District Round Table at the  Hopshackle Brewery. Submitted.

Bourne Festival organisers brew-up ale

Bourne Festival organisers have teamed-up with a brewery to create a special ale for the event - and they made it themselves.


History brought to life at Midsummer Festival

History brought to life at Castle Bytham


Young train fan opens model railway in Stamford

A young rail fan steamed into town to open a model railway display which she had named.

Steve the magician

Magician to perform as part of Alive! events

A performance by Steve Price, a member of the Magic Circle’s inner circle is just one of the Alive! week of events opening in Uppingham tomorrow.

Jane Freeman with cat Jacob and her award winning marmalade

Stamford woman wins gold in marmalade competition

A Stamford woman has won a gold medal for one of her home-made marmalades in her most successful year ever.

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

Mid-Lent Fair ready to roll into Stamford

Fair rides will once again roll into town on Mothering Sunday ready for the annual Mid-Lent Fair to start in Stamford.

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