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Retired entertainer shares memories of working with the late Dame Vera Lynn

18 June 2020
Retired entertainer shares memories of working with the late Dame Vera Lynn

Retired entertainer shares memories of working with the late Dame Vera Lynn

18 June 2020

A retired entertainer from Rutland has shared his memories of working with 'legend' Dame Vera Lynn, who has died aged 103.


'It has been humbling to see it grow'

17 June 2020
'It has been humbling to see it grow'

'It has been humbling to see it grow'

17 June 2020

A sewing group has now made more than 1,400 garments for healthcare workers across 28 hospitals, care homes and hospices.


'Wonderful' to see pupils back at school

17 June 2020
'Wonderful' to see pupils back at school

'Wonderful' to see pupils back at school

17 June 2020

Pupils at Stamford Endowed Schools have been enjoying life back in the classrooms and sports pitches - as these pictures show.


Scammers offer to wash coronavirus from people's driveways and doors

17 June 2020
Scammers offer to wash coronavirus from people's driveways and doors

Scammers offer to wash coronavirus from people's driveways and doors

17 June 2020

Con artists have been offering to clean people's driveways and front doors to get rid of coronavirus, it has emerged.


Lola buzzing after fly story comes third in BBC writing comp

16 June 2020
Lola buzzing after fly story comes third in BBC writing comp

Lola buzzing after fly story comes third in BBC writing comp

16 June 2020

An imaginative tale about a fly has bagged a schoolgirl third place in a national BBC writing competition.


'Shocking' note questions Black Lives Matter posters in office window

16 June 2020
'Shocking' note questions Black Lives Matter posters in office window

'Shocking' note questions Black Lives Matter posters in office window

16 June 2020

An anonymous note was posted through an office letterbox questioning a display of Black Lives Matter posters in the window.


Black Lives Matter walk 'brings people together'

16 June 2020
Black Lives Matter walk 'brings people together'

Black Lives Matter walk 'brings people together'

16 June 2020

A Black Lives Matter event in Rutland has brought people closer together, its organiser has said.


Home care company makes top 20 list for region

15 June 2020
Home care company makes top 20 list for region

Home care company makes top 20 list for region

15 June 2020

A home care company in Rutland has been named in a top 20 list of the best providers in the East Midlands for 2020.


'Rusty' drivers urged to take extra care as lockdown eases

15 June 2020
'Rusty' drivers urged to take extra care as lockdown eases

'Rusty' drivers urged to take extra care as lockdown eases

15 June 2020

Drivers who may be a bit rusty behind the wheel after weeks of lockdown are being warned to take extra care on the roads.


Temporary changes to the Uppingham Hopper Bus service

15 June 2020
Temporary changes to the Uppingham Hopper Bus service

Temporary changes to the Uppingham Hopper Bus service

15 June 2020

Users of the Uppingham Hopper Bus are being made aware of temporary changes to the service.


Secondary students prepare to return to school on Monday

12 June 2020
Secondary students prepare to return to school on Monday

Secondary students prepare to return to school on Monday

12 June 2020

Students in Years 10 and 12 are preparing to head back to school on Monday to help them prepare for next year’s exams.


Yobs damage playhouse and leave broken glass at village playground

12 June 2020
Yobs damage playhouse and leave broken glass at village playground

Yobs damage playhouse and leave broken glass at village playground

12 June 2020

Mindless yobs have damaged a playhouse and broken bottles under the swings in a village playground.


Auction house slammed for selling Nazi memorabilia

12 June 2020
Auction house slammed for selling Nazi memorabilia

Auction house slammed for selling Nazi memorabilia

12 June 2020

An auction house in Stamford has come under fire for selling Nazi memorabilia.


School to help trial rapid Covid-19 tests

11 June 2020
School to help trial rapid Covid-19 tests

School to help trial rapid Covid-19 tests

11 June 2020

A school is set to help trial new rapid Covid-19 tests that could be a major asset in the global fight against the virus.


Cyclists urged to pedal 200 miles for homeless charity

11 June 2020
Cyclists urged to pedal 200 miles for homeless charity

Cyclists urged to pedal 200 miles for homeless charity

11 June 2020

Cyclists are being asked to join in an event this August bank holiday weekend raising money for a cash-strapped homeless charity.


Primary school solves space issue by sending pupils to secondary schools

11 June 2020
Primary school solves space issue by sending pupils to secondary schools

Primary school solves space issue by sending pupils to secondary schools

11 June 2020

Social distancing means many primary schools are struggling to find the space to accommodate pupils.


Retailer supplies 400m of fabric to scrubs sewing group

11 June 2020
Retailer supplies 400m of fabric to scrubs sewing group

Retailer supplies 400m of fabric to scrubs sewing group

11 June 2020

A retailer has provided 400 metres of fabric and materials to a sewing group making scrubs for frontline health workers.


Lockdown allows church to bring forward vital repair works

11 June 2020
Lockdown allows church to bring forward vital repair works

Lockdown allows church to bring forward vital repair works

11 June 2020

A ban on people using places of worship has allowed one church to crack on with much-needed repairs.


Churches 'caught on the hop' by government's private prayer reopening announcement

10 June 2020
Churches 'caught on the hop' by government's private prayer reopening announcement

Churches 'caught on the hop' by government's private prayer reopening announcement

10 June 2020

Church leaders have been “caught on the hop” with the announcement that their buildings can be opened up for private prayer from Monday.


Walter's 90th birthday surprise

10 June 2020
Walter's 90th birthday surprise

Walter's 90th birthday surprise

10 June 2020

With his 90th birthday approaching, retired engineer Walter Bunney had resigned himself to letting the occasion slip by.


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