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Take a trip down Memory Lane

Take a trip down Memory Lane

Take a trip down Memory Lane

15 May 2021

From a heroic neighbour extinguishing a fire to the filming of a television costume drama, find out what was happening in years gone by.


Take a trip down Memory Lane

Take a trip down Memory Lane

Take a trip down Memory Lane

08 May 2021

From an arsonist setting an old couple's home on fire to a royal visit, read about what was happening in years gone by.


Delve into the past with Mercury Memories

Delve into the past with Mercury Memories

Delve into the past with Mercury Memories

01 May 2021

From plans for a music festival to the finding of some Roman remains, read about what was happening in years gone by.


Take a trip down Memory Lane

Take a trip down Memory Lane

Take a trip down Memory Lane

24 April 2021

From a spate of vandalism to a serious incident involving gunpowder, read about what was happening in years gone by.


Take a trip down Memory Lane

Take a trip down Memory Lane

Take a trip down Memory Lane

19 April 2021

Delve into the past of Stamford, Rutland, Bourne and The Deepings with Mercury Memories.


Take a trip down Memory Lane

Take a trip down Memory Lane

Take a trip down Memory Lane

10 April 2021

From cuts to policing to cotroversial care home plans, delve into the past with Mercury Memories.


Take a trip down Memory Lane

Take a trip down Memory Lane

Take a trip down Memory Lane

03 April 2021

Delve into the past of Stamford, Rutland, Bourne and The Deepings with Mercury Memories.


Take a trip down Memory Lane

Take a trip down Memory Lane

Take a trip down Memory Lane

27 March 2021

Take a look back at what was happening in Stamford, Rutland, Bourne and The Deepings in years gone by.


Wonderful memories

Wonderful memories

Wonderful memories

21 March 2021

Take a look back at the history of Rutland, Stamford and Bourne through the pages of the Mercury


Take a trip down Memory Lane

Take a trip down Memory Lane

Take a trip down Memory Lane

06 March 2021

Delve into the past with this week's Mercury Memories.


How a war memorial came into being 100 years ago

How a war memorial came into being 100 years ago

How a war memorial came into being 100 years ago

06 February 2021

This weekend marks the centenary of the unveiling and dedication of a village war memorial.


Campaign launched to keep loco 'Stamford' at railway museum in Rutland

Campaign launched to keep loco 'Stamford' at railway museum in Rutland

Campaign launched to keep loco 'Stamford' at railway museum in Rutland

10 January 2021

A campaign has been launched to make a 94-year-old steam locomotive a permanent resident of Rutland.


New book sheds light on village life a century ago

New book sheds light on village life a century ago

New book sheds light on village life a century ago

23 November 2020

The author of a newly published book used the Stamford Mercury Archive to access information for the work.


One man’s need for speed that created a motor-racing legacy

One man’s need for speed that created a motor-racing legacy

One man’s need for speed that created a motor-racing legacy

25 October 2020

Raymond Mays was the driving force behind Bourne's motor racing car industry. We take a look at his extraordinary life and work.


Frank Newbon's History of Stamford welcomes 5,000th member

Frank Newbon's History of Stamford welcomes 5,000th member

Frank Newbon's History of Stamford welcomes 5,000th member

25 October 2020

Stamford cobbler Frank Newbon - who lived and worked in the town a century ago - is celebrating a new milestone.


New book traces terrace’s history

New book traces terrace’s history

New book traces terrace’s history

23 October 2020

Have you ever wondered who lived in your house in the years before you?


Lose yourself in nostalgia with the latest Mercury Memories feature

Lose yourself in nostalgia with the latest Mercury Memories feature

Lose yourself in nostalgia with the latest Mercury Memories feature

30 August 2020

Good times are returning to Stamford town centre as a host of new shops open for business.


Do you recognise these pupils?

Do you recognise these pupils?

Do you recognise these pupils?

15 August 2020

Jack Bone sent in this delightful photo taken at St John's School at Scotgate, Stamford, on May Day in about 1950.


Look back through history with Mercury Memories

Look back through history with Mercury Memories

Look back through history with Mercury Memories

02 August 2020

Our memories this week include a concert at Burghley House, and a burial near Bourne which took place without consent


Old copies of the Mercury to go under the hammer

Old copies of the Mercury to go under the hammer

Old copies of the Mercury to go under the hammer

31 July 2020

Copies of the Rutland and Stamford Mercury from the mid-1800s will be on sale with Batemans auctioneers tomorrow (Saturday, August 1).


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