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Kerry Coupe joined the Rutland & Stamford Mercury in 2007 as a trainee reporter, qualifying as a senior reporter in 2009. She became head of content in 2014. In 2017, she became editor of the Rutland & Stamford Mercury, Rutland Times and Bourne Local.

Win a pair of tickets to food festival

18 September 2021
Win a pair of tickets to food festival

Win a pair of tickets to food festival

18 September 2021

The East Midlands Food Festival is coming to Melton Mowbray and you could be there with our fantastic competition.


Apple Day is returning

18 September 2021
Apple Day is returning

Apple Day is returning

18 September 2021

Apple Day is set to make a triumphant return to Stamford next month.


A beautiful family home in a popular village

18 September 2021
A beautiful family home in a popular village

A beautiful family home in a popular village

18 September 2021

A beautifully presented stone built four bedroom detached home in a popular village is up for sale.


Healthcare provider is improving

17 September 2021
Healthcare provider is improving

Healthcare provider is improving

17 September 2021

Staff at Lakeside Healthcare are taking steps to improve following a damning report.


Hospital staff’s dedication recognised

14 September 2021
Hospital staff’s dedication recognised

Hospital staff’s dedication recognised

14 September 2021

Hospital staff have been recognised for their dedication, hard work and achievements following one of the most challenging years in the NHS.


Rutland village named among the best by The Sunday Times

13 September 2021
Rutland village named among the best by The Sunday Times

Rutland village named among the best by The Sunday Times

13 September 2021

The Sunday Times has unveiled its 50 best villages in the UK and a Rutland village has earned a place.


Countess visits RAF base for Armed Forces competition

08 September 2021
Countess visits RAF base for Armed Forces competition

Countess visits RAF base for Armed Forces competition

08 September 2021

British and Canadian military units went head to head in friendly competition for The Countess of Wessex Cup at RAF Wittering yesterday.


Woman sexually assaulted after festival

07 September 2021
Woman sexually assaulted after festival

Woman sexually assaulted after festival

07 September 2021

A woman in her 20s who had attended a festival at Grimsthorpe Castle was sexually assaulted on Sunday.


New online tool helps women pinpoint where they feel unsafe

07 September 2021
New online tool helps women pinpoint where they feel unsafe

New online tool helps women pinpoint where they feel unsafe

07 September 2021

The launch of a new online tool enabling women and girls to flag areas where they feel unsafe has been welcomed.


Pet abduction to become new criminal offence

07 September 2021
Pet abduction to become new criminal offence

Pet abduction to become new criminal offence

07 September 2021

A new criminal offence for pet abduction is set to be introduced after strong lobbying by Lincolnshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner.


Capturing the first day at school

06 September 2021
Capturing the first day at school

Capturing the first day at school

06 September 2021

Proud parents have been capturing their child's first days at school.


Take a look inside new fine dining restaurant

06 September 2021
Take a look inside new fine dining restaurant

Take a look inside new fine dining restaurant

06 September 2021

A new fine dining restaurant has opened in a town centre.


Comedians fish at Burghley House for TV programme

05 September 2021
Comedians fish at Burghley House for TV programme

Comedians fish at Burghley House for TV programme

05 September 2021

Burghley House near Stamford will feature on a BBC Two programme tonight.


Dog rescue centre celebrates 50 years

04 September 2021
Dog rescue centre celebrates 50 years

Dog rescue centre celebrates 50 years

04 September 2021

After the most difficult two years in their history, volunteers at a dog rescue centre will raise a glass to their golden anniversary.


Can you find room in your heart and home for Sam?

04 September 2021
Can you find room in your heart and home for Sam?

Can you find room in your heart and home for Sam?

04 September 2021

Three Counties Dog Rescue in Bourne is looking for a home for Sam.


Owls that for an introduction?

03 September 2021
Owls that for an introduction?

Owls that for an introduction?

03 September 2021

Four newborn owls, who have lived their first few weeks in front of a camera watched by thousands, have been ringed as they prepare to fledge.


Have you lost a bracelet or a ring?

03 September 2021
Have you lost a bracelet or a ring?

Have you lost a bracelet or a ring?

03 September 2021

Two items of jewellery have been found in Stamford.


You could own stunning countryside home with its own gym, cinema and pool

03 September 2021
You could own stunning countryside home with its own gym, cinema and pool

You could own stunning countryside home with its own gym, cinema and pool

03 September 2021

A rare opportunity has arisen to acquire a stunning, substantial and contemporary country home.


New broadband provider creates jobs

02 September 2021
New broadband provider creates jobs

New broadband provider creates jobs

02 September 2021

A new broadband provider Upp has created 110 new jobs across Lincolnshire and Norfolk as it invests in broadband in Stamford.


Large crowd at free party in park

02 September 2021
Large crowd at free party in park

Large crowd at free party in park

02 September 2021

Free family music festivals attracted large crowds on Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday.


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