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A look back in time through the Mercury archives

26 June 2022
A look back in time through the Mercury archives

A look back in time through the Mercury archives

26 June 2022

The Stamford Mercury Archive Trust volunteers look after a collection of newspapers dating back to the 18th Century.


A delve into the archive

19 June 2022
A delve into the archive

A delve into the archive

19 June 2022

We take a look back through the Mercury archive to reveal what was happening this week in the past.


Delve into the past

11 June 2022
Delve into the past

Delve into the past

11 June 2022

The spotting of the Rutland panther and a rescue from the River Welland, are among the stories in Mercury Memories.


The Queen's visit to Stamford

04 June 2022
The Queen's visit to Stamford

The Queen's visit to Stamford

04 June 2022

Preparations were being made for the Queen's Diamond Jubilee as we take a look into the Mercury archives this week.


Delve into the past

28 May 2022
Delve into the past

Delve into the past

28 May 2022

A fight to protect sausages, a plane crash and the celebration of Empire Day, are in this week's Mercury Memories.


Travel back in time

22 May 2022
Travel back in time

Travel back in time

22 May 2022

In this week's Mercury Memories, a teenager got tangled in church bell ropes - this and other news articles from up to 200 years ago.


A trip down memory lane

15 May 2022
A trip down memory lane

A trip down memory lane

15 May 2022

Remains of a Bronze Age farming settlement and plans for a football stadium, are in this week's Mercury Memories.


Take a trip down memory lane

08 May 2022
Take a trip down memory lane

Take a trip down memory lane

08 May 2022

From a Battle of Britain memorial flight to a boy suffocated from swallowing a bean, are among the stories in this week's Mercury Memories.


Delve into the past

30 April 2022
Delve into the past

Delve into the past

30 April 2022

The death of a Waterloo soldier and the dumping of radioactive waste are among the stories in Mercury Memories.


A trip down Memory Lane

23 April 2022
A trip down Memory Lane

A trip down Memory Lane

23 April 2022

A fire destroying a school building, a siege and a man stealing two calf’s feet are in this week's Mercury Memories.


Delve into the past

16 April 2022
Delve into the past

Delve into the past

16 April 2022

A bridge being swept away and the closure of a primary school, among the stories in this week's Mercury Memories.


Delve into the past

10 April 2022
Delve into the past

Delve into the past

10 April 2022

A man poisoning his wife and the robbing of a pair of shoes, are among the stories in this week's Mercury Memories.


Take a trip down memory lane

03 April 2022
Take a trip down memory lane

Take a trip down memory lane

03 April 2022

The discovery of Roman remains and the creation of a “super” car are among the stories in this week's Mercury Memories.


Preparing for the Queen's diamond visit in our archives

26 March 2022
Preparing for the Queen's diamond visit in our archives

Preparing for the Queen's diamond visit in our archives

26 March 2022

Preparations were being made for the Queen's Diamond Jubilee and an upcoming visit, as we take a look into the Mercury archives this week.


A trip down memory lane

20 March 2022
A trip down memory lane

A trip down memory lane

20 March 2022

The death sentence for sheep stealing and the arrival of Stamford Fair are among the stories in Mercury Memories.


A trip down memory lane

12 March 2022
A trip down memory lane

A trip down memory lane

12 March 2022

A lady cyclist’s mishap, a child falling in a well and plans for bingo are among the stories in Mercury Memories.


Delve into the past with Mercury Memories

05 March 2022
Delve into the past with Mercury Memories

Delve into the past with Mercury Memories

05 March 2022

From a fight against a controversial chicken farm to a horse and cart accident, delve into the past.


Dive into the deep archives of the Mercury

27 February 2022
Dive into the deep archives of the Mercury

Dive into the deep archives of the Mercury

27 February 2022

A campaign to save day centre services and Stamford's new skatepark are among the stories in this week's Mercury Memories.


Take a trip down Memory Lane

19 February 2022
Take a trip down Memory Lane

Take a trip down Memory Lane

19 February 2022

Housekeepers being recommended to weigh their bread to a woman being jailed for having counterfeit silver coins.


Delve into the past

12 February 2022
Delve into the past

Delve into the past

12 February 2022

A visit from the Queen, tears shed over a tree and robbers making off without booty, Mercury Memories explores the past.


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