The Mercury publishes its Mercury Memories every week, thanks to the support of the Stamford Mercury Archive Trust
Here we look back on articles we published 10 years ago; 25 years ago; 50 years ago; 100 years ago; 150 years ago and 200 years ago.
10 years ago
A young boy has been left heart-broken after thieves stole a swing and bike from outside his home. Brandon Duffy, who will be two next month, has been in tears since the £80 swing, which has a silver frame and orange seats, was stolen from his front garden on Saturday night.
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