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Ladies’ Day tea party at Stamford Town Hall

With Ascot dress code the theme, the Mayoress’ Ladies’ Day tea party held last Wednesday (January 17) proved to be a popular and stylish afternoon.

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MP Nick Boles

Grantham & Stamford MP blasts PM

Nick Boles, the Conservative MP for Grantham and Stamford, has repeatedly attacked prime minister Theresa May and her government.

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Broken eggs are not the right 999 call

Broken eggs are not the right 999 call

Broken eggs, a dead fox and someone who wanted us to make them breakfast are some of the inappropriate 999 calls that emergency call handlers working on behalf of East Midlands Ambulance Service have taken in the last six months.

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Lights stolen from mobility scooter in Market Deeping

Lights stolen from mobility scooter in Market Deeping

Police are appealing to witnesses to the theft of lights from a mobility scooter in Market Deeping.

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Lincolnshire Police introduce new tasers to protect front line officers

The latest generation tasers are being introduced in Lincolnshire to help protect front line officers and the public.

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Lewis Archer coolly converted his penalty in the shoot-out.

Winters springs into action with triple shoot-out save as Bels book semi-final spot

Stamford Bels booked their place in the semi-finals of the PFA Challenge Cup after a thrilling penalty shoot-out victory on Saturday.

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Community news.

New owner for Stamford Tableware Hire

A tableware and catering hire firm has a new owner.

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Stamford Lions boss James Sheehan. Photo: DAN HENDERSON

Best performance of manager Sheehan’s career as Lions leap into top spot

Stamford Lions boss James Sheehan hailed his side’s performance as the best of his managerial career after they walloped Warboys 10-0 on Saturday.

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Man trapped in car after it overturns in Main Street, Market Overeton

A man was trapped in a car after it overturned in Main Street, Market Overton on Friday (January 19).

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Car leaves the road in North Luffenham and ends up in a hedge

A car veered off the road and into a hedge in North Luffenham on Saturday (January 20).

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Tools stolen from three vans in Stamford

Tools stolen from three vans in Stamford

Tools have been stolen from three vans in Stamford.

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Police News.

Attempted van theft in Ravel Close Stamford

There was an attempt theft of a Ford Transit in Ravel Close, Stamford yesterday (Sunday, January 21)

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Police receive report about drunk youths urinating at Stamford bus station

Police received a report of youths causing anti-social behaviour at the Stamford Bus station in Sheep Market on Friday (January 19).

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Player-coach Dave Maudsley opened the scoring for his side on Saturday.

Historic victory for Bourne Rugby Club after reaching Vase final

Bourne Rugby Club made history at the weekend after reaching the RFU Midlands Vase final for the first time since their formation 30 years ago.

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The official opening of the Nottingham in High Street, Stamford
Photo: Lee Hellwing

Robin Hood joins Welford to declare new Stamford building society officially open

Robin Hood and his Merry Men joined Leicester Tigers mascot Welford to declare new building society The Nottingham open in High Street, Stamford.

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Stamford and Rutland Photographic Society, January 2018 meeting

Stamford and Rutland Photographic Society competition

The Stamford and Rutland Photographic Society marked the end of 2017 with a competition for the print of the year.

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Love

Send your loved one a Valentine’s Day message to appear FREE in the Mercury

Once again we’re giving Rutland and Stamford Mercury readers the chance to send a Valentine’s Day message to their loved one.

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Community news.

Two members ‘needed’ for Barleythorpe

Rutland County Council has backed changes to its electoral wards.

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Community news.

Poppy Appeal raises 
a fantastic £45,000

The Poppy Appeal organisers have thanked the generous people of Stamford after raising more than £45,000.

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