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'The fight is not over'

'The fight is not over'

'The fight is not over'

Environmentalists say that 'the fight is not over' to bring a water fountain to the Stamford community.


Views to be shared on plans for housing development

Views to be shared on plans for housing development

Views to be shared on plans for housing development

A public meeting is set to be held for people concerned about plans for 650 homes and a country park.


Aiming to make county greener

Aiming to make county greener

Aiming to make county greener

From the recycling of underwear to clearing the streets of litter, last week the Rutland community helped to make the county greener.


Water fountain plans go down the drain

Water fountain plans go down the drain

Water fountain plans go down the drain

Plans to reduce plastic with a town centre water fountain have been turned down.


Wetlands to be re-established behind town’s cricket ground

Wetlands to be re-established behind town’s cricket ground

Wetlands to be re-established behind town’s cricket ground

A project involving Burghley Estates will restored a wildlife habitat where two rivers meet in Stamford.


New hedge is helping to tidy a once-scruffy area of town

New hedge is helping to tidy a once-scruffy area of town

New hedge is helping to tidy a once-scruffy area of town

A group of residents has planted a hedge to help create a more pleasant environment.


Builders clear land near Bridge 234

Builders clear land near Bridge 234

Builders clear land near Bridge 234

Land earmarked for part of the Elsea Park housing development has begun to be cleared.


What do you love about your high street?

What do you love about your high street?

What do you love about your high street?

Whether it’s the memory of the place you bought your first ever album or a place you go to meet friends and family, Historic England wants to know.


Autumn provides a chance to see new species of wildlife to spot

Autumn provides a chance to see new species of wildlife to spot

Autumn provides a chance to see new species of wildlife to spot

As autumn progresses, we have the opportunity to witness a wide variety of wildlife, says Rippingale naturalist and columnist Ian Misselbrook.


Supermarket carrier bag price rise trialled

Supermarket carrier bag price rise trialled

Supermarket carrier bag price rise trialled

Shoppers could be charged 50p for carrier bags in a bid to end single-use plastic.


New quarry sparks HGV concerns on busy 'rat run'

New quarry sparks HGV concerns on busy 'rat run'

New quarry sparks HGV concerns on busy 'rat run'

Plans for a new quarry near Greatford were given the go ahead on Monday despite traffic safety concerns of adding HGVs to a busy 'rat run'.


Call for cans to help make outdoor gym a reality for town

Call for cans to help make outdoor gym a reality for town

Call for cans to help make outdoor gym a reality for town

People are being asked to collect drink cans to raise money towards a proposed outdoor gym.


Waste water rules relaxed over chemical shortage caused by Brexit

Waste water rules relaxed over chemical shortage caused by Brexit

Waste water rules relaxed over chemical shortage caused by Brexit

Partially-treated waste water could be released into rivers and seas because of a chemical shortage caused by Brexit.


Major tree planting project launched

Major tree planting project launched

Major tree planting project launched

Burghley Estate has announced a restoration programme to ensure the future of The William Cecil Wood for the next 200 years.


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