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Call for leaders to join forces to campaign to upgrade A1 to motorway

Call for leaders to join forces to campaign to upgrade A1 to motorway

The A1 through Lincolnshire and Rutland is said to be one of the most dangerous roads in the country.


Leisure centre to be extended under £2.1m plan

Leisure centre to be extended under £2.1m plan

Plans to build a £2.1m extension to a sports and leisure centre have been approved.


Fears Colsterworth homes plan may block A1 widening scheme

Fears Colsterworth homes plan may block A1 widening scheme

Councillors have had to 'reluctantly' approve a controversial housing scheme.


Pupils run clean up campaign

Pupils run clean up campaign

Pupils at a primary school have produced posters to discourage dog fouling on the Elsea Park development in Bourne.


Family is giving away historical documents

Family is giving away historical documents

Memorabilia collected by a former schoolmaster will be given to groups interested in Stamford.


Contestant cringed at TV show

Contestant cringed at TV show

Her winning streak came to an end this week but Stamford woman Marianne Rawlins avoided being in the firing line on BBC One’s The Apprentice.


Praise for author's racy debut novel

Praise for author's racy debut novel

An author has self-published her first novel based on life in a small market town.


Couple to walk more than 100km in five days

Couple to walk more than 100km in five days

A couple are walking the Camino pilgrimage to raise money for two causes close to their hearts.


Rutland apple lovers get the juice at pressing day!

Rutland apple lovers get the juice at pressing day!

A popular annual event produced 25 gallons of tasty apple juice.


Exotic refuge has had a good year

Exotic refuge has had a good year

The weather didn’t dampen the spirits of some hardly animal lovers at the Deeping St James Exotic Pet Refuge on Sunday (October 13).


Drama on the sea for cruise couple

Drama on the sea for cruise couple

A Ketton couple who witnessed two dramatic rescues in the Mediterranean, have praised the captain and crew of the cruise ship involved.


Parents explain how they keep their children's memory alive

Parents explain how they keep their children's memory alive

Grieving parents have spoken about the impact of baby loss on their families.


Runaway rhea is giant bird seen at Stamford

Runaway rhea is giant bird seen at Stamford

The owner of emu-like Inca is hopeful that the bird will return home to roost.


Giant bird spotted in Stamford

Giant bird spotted in Stamford

An exotic bird that has been on the run for more than a month has been sighted again.


Childhood hobby helps paralysed man focus on his future

Childhood hobby helps paralysed man focus on his future

A man is using his childhood hobby to rebuild his future after he was paralysed in a motocross accident.


Stamford Apple Day has European flavour

Stamford Apple Day has European flavour

A 16-year-old annual event continues to attract its 'core' fans.


Let's make our town a 'plastic-free' community

Let's make our town a 'plastic-free' community

A town dad has launched a community campaign to rid the town of single-use plastic.


Mother's warning over measles jab

Mother's warning over measles jab

A woman whose daughter contracted measles has warned parents to get their children immunised.


‘I was easy to miss on first episode’, says quiet contestant

‘I was easy to miss on first episode’, says quiet contestant

The Apprentice candidate from Stamford, Marianne Rawlins, gives the Mercury her view on episode one.


Taking part in the World's Biggest Coffee Morning

Taking part in the World's Biggest Coffee Morning

Cups have been clinked and cake eaten as part of Macmillan Cancer Support’s fundraising event.


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