A primary school headteacher accused of sexting a 14 year old boy on social media told a jury he thought the boy was winding him up about his age.
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Folk singer-songwriter Steve Somers' life in music - from winning New Faces and touring with Johnny Cash to landing in the Middle East at gunpoint
A lasting reminder of Bourne’s motor racing heritage is to be installed in the town.
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People aged 38 and 39 the next to be offered their first Covid-19 vaccine NHS officials have confirmed.
Shop staff will offer huge discounts on their final day of trading.
Police are appealing for mobile images after shoplifters struck in a branch of Boots on Tuesday afternoon.
Larkfleet Homes and Allison Homes have announced a partnership with Virgin Media to bring fast and reliable broadband to new residents.
Fresh advice on what to do if you find a baby bird has been issued by the RSPCA as it prepares for an increase in calls during the breeding season.
Stamford's poet laureate will shed light on aspects of inequality.
A 45 year old man sent sex messages to an undercover police officer posing as a 14 year old on the dating app Grindr, a jury was told today.
A dream has come true for a Stamford man who has gone the extra mile to do something special for others.
Here's why regular testing will help protect us all from coronavirus
Researcher Stuart Henderson has opened the door to some of the secrets hidden within our surroundings.
A dog rescue charity and an animal lover have found themselves in a win-win situation from a lottery.
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A rehoming event for hens is taking place in Collyweston this weekend.
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Sutton suffer their first defeat of the cup campaign as Uppingham keep hopes alive.
Charlie claims hat-trick haul as Boston are blitzed.
United could have both sides through to the last eight of cup competition.
Barnack beat Ketton Sports in dramatic last ball thriller.
Harriers hit back again to defeat Premier Division hosts.
Bourne 'part ways' with first team boss by 'mutual consent'.
Cardea claim victory in group finale despite dominant display from Rutlanders.
A teacher-turned-wedding celebrant has been nominated for an industry award.
Carers were given a delightful spring treat to mark National Flower Arranging Day on Friday last week.
Savoy Grantham has announced that it will be reopening its cinema in the town centre this month on May 17.
Rutland artist Lucy Cade, who took a break from art to bring up her family, returns with her debut solo exhibition of portrait paintings next week
From new blockbuster movies to much-talked about shows and documentaries, streaming services have some exciting plans for viewers.
Cat owners may be forced to mircrochip their pets or face a fine, under proposals set out by the government in today's Queen's Speech.
Costa has unveiled another 50p drinks deal for customers, as the coffee chain's 50th birthday celebrations continue this week.
Scientists are warning of the dangers of 'screen stacking' and the impact it can have on our family's health. But what is it?
The cost of plastic carrier bags is to double this month with all shops, regardless of their size, included in the new rules.