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SKDC to switch to LED street lights

South Kesteven District Council is to replace its existing street light with LED lights as they wear out.

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Aidan Rave

Top bosses at South Kesteven District Council at risk as redundancies sought

Senior council managers at South Kesteven District Council may face the axe as the council plans a restructure of its senior management team.

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MP Nick Boles

Grantham and Stamford MP backs Syria bombing

Nick Boles has defended the bombing raid in Syria and his government’s role in it.

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Young care leavers who rent or buy to be made exempt from council tax

The district council will make all young people leaving the care system exempt from Council Tax in properties they rent or own until they are 21.

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South Kesteven councillors given £1,000 to support local projects

Community groups and organisations in South Kesteven will be given a financial helping hand thanks to a new councillor grant scheme.

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Leader of Lincolnshire County Council Coun Martin Hill.

Lincolnshire county councillors to receive increase in allowances

Lincolnshire county councillors’ allowances will increase by over £100 a year starting from this week.

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Nick Boles MP

Grantham and Stamford MP changes mind on PM

Nick Boles has praised the prime minister for “raising her game”

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Pothole on New Beacon Road.

Extra £3.4 million for Lincolnshire potholes

Lincolnshire will receive an extra £3.4 million from the government’s Pothole Action Fund to repair local roads.

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MP Nick Boles

Grantham and Stamford MP joins push for NHS funding review

Nick Boles has repeated his calls for a specific NHS tax to pay for the NHS and social care

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Nick Boles MP

Grantham and Stamford MP to join anti-semitism rally

Nick Boles has said he will be joining the rally against anti-semitism in parliament Square this afternoon.

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SKDC

South Kesteven investigates hi-tech homes

South Kesteven District Council is to explore how technology may allow the elderly remain independent for longer.

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If you're caught behind the wheel on your phone you face a 200 fine along with six points on your licence.

Lincolnshire Police rated ‘good’

Lincolnshire Police has been rated ‘good’ in a number of areas.

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David davis

Grantham and Stamford Conservatives hear “Brexit will be a spectacular success- deal or no deal”

Britain will make a “spectacular success” of Brexit, whether there is a deal with the EU or not.

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SKDC

South Kesteven takes lead on insurance

Savings on its insurance bills are being sought by South Kesteven District Council.

Business
Breaking news: Planning Inspectorate rules in favour of Kier Homes’ plan to build 29 homes in Stamford

Breaking news: Planning Inspectorate rules in favour of Kier Homes’ plan to build 29 homes in Stamford

The Planning Inspectorate has today (Friday, March 9), ruled in favour of Kier Homes building 29 homes on land off Kettering Road, Stamford.

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Adam Lowe elected as Rutland County Councillor

Adam Lowe elected as Rutland County Councillor

Adam Lowe (Ind) has been elected as ward member for Oakham South East following a by-election on yesterday (March 8).

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Nick Boles, Conservative

Grantham and Stamford MP backs Theresa May’s ‘hard facts’ speech on Brexit

Nick Boles has lavished praised on Theresa May following today’s speech about Brexit.

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Greig Hewitt

South Kesteven council launches trade waste collection service

As part of its drive to create commercial services and generate an income, South Kesteven District Council has launched a trade waste collection service.

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SKDC

South Kesteven councillors vote in favour of council tax increase

South Kesteven District Council has voted to increase its share of council tax by £5 a year as it looks set to lose £1.2 million over the next four years.

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South Kesteven rubbish collections disrupted by snow

The district council says household rubbish collections are being disrupted by the weather.

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