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A look back in time through the Mercury archives

A look back in time through the Mercury archives

A look back in time through the Mercury archives

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


A delve into the archive

A delve into the archive

A delve into the archive

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


Saved pub to mark its 350th anniversary

Saved pub to mark its 350th anniversary

Saved pub to mark its 350th anniversary

A village pub that was saved from closure is to mark its 350th anniversary, 350 days after it reopened.


Delve into the past

Delve into the past

Delve into the past

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

The Queen's visit to Stamford

The Queen's visit to Stamford

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


Objects start to reveal the ‘Spirit of Stamford’

Objects start to reveal the ‘Spirit of Stamford’

Objects start to reveal the ‘Spirit of Stamford’

A project to create a new museum display for Stamford is now underway.


Delve into the past

Delve into the past

Delve into the past

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


Time capsule is glimpse into past

Time capsule is glimpse into past

Time capsule is glimpse into past

Children wondering what life was like before the days of mobile phones and social media now have the answer.


Travel back in time

Travel back in time

Travel back in time

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

A trip down memory lane

A trip down memory lane

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


Delve into the past

Delve into the past

Delve into the past

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


A trip down Memory Lane

A trip down Memory Lane

A trip down Memory Lane

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

Delve into the past

Delve into the past

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

Delve into the past

Delve into the past

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


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