UPDATE: Serious crash closes road into Stamford

A three vehicle crash closed a main road into Stamford this morning.

Rohan Appadu from Peterborough named a regional winner in writing competition

Peterborough boy, 10, named a regional winner in writing competition

A 10-year-old from Peterborough has been named a regional winner in the National Young Writers’ Award.

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£2 million hospital development on track

The next phase of the £2 million redevelopment of Stamford Hospital is on track to finish on Friday, June 9.

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Air ambulance at serious multi vehicle crash which has closed A1 at Stamford - long delays

A serious multi vehicle crash has closed the A1 near Stamford this morning causing miles of queues.

Burghley Game and Country Fair, which took place on Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday
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Bringing the countryside to life at Burghley Game and Country Fair this weekend

There’s a feast of entertainment and activity from the Countryside in store this Sunday and Monday at the Burghley Game and Country Fair.

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RAF Wittering ‘freedom parade’ through Stamford cancelled following Manchester terror attack

A freedom parade by RAF Wittering personnel through the streets of Stamford, due to take place tomorrow, has been cancelled on the advice of police following the Manchester terror attack.

Max Barnett with RAF Wittering and EMAS staff

Toddler meets RAF Wittering and ambulance crew heroes who saved his life

A toddler has been reunited with the ambulance crew and RAF Wittering Responders who helped save his life after he suddenly fell unconscious at home last month.

Nick Boles MP

Stamford’s Conservative MP Nick Boles overcomes cancer and will stand in General Election

A Conservative MP who has been battling cancer has said he will stand again for election on June 8.

According to an eyewitness the cyclist has been taken away in an ambulance

Long delays on A1 after van hits central reservation

There are long delays on the A1 near Stamford after a van hit the central reservation this afternoon.

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A1 between Peterborough and Stamford closed for four hours due to ‘police incident’

The A1 between Peterborough and Stamford was closed for four hours last night due to a ‘police incident.’

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Man killed after being hit by train near Stamford

An elderly man has died after being hit by a train near Stamford last night.

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Inspector Morse creator and Old Stamfordian Colin Dexter OBE dies aged 86

Old Stamfordian, scholar and author of the Inspector Morse series Colin Dexter OBE has died today aged 86.

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Firefighters at The George. Photo: Tamara Cooke

Five fire crews called to The George of Stamford

Five fire crews were called to The George of Stamford yesterday (Thursday, March 16).

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David Noble, chief executive of CIPS, who has died suddenly after a short illness.

Tributes paid after sudden death of leading Stamford business chief

Tributes have been paid to a leading Stamford businessman who has died after a short illness.

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Ambulance crew go “above and beyond” after finding four vehicle crash on A1 at Stamford

An ambulance crew went “above and beyond” the call of duty after discovering a serious four vehicle collision on the A1 at Stamford this morning.

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UPDATED: A1 shut near Stamford after car crosses central reservation and hits three other vehicles

A very serious crash between a car and three vans closed the A1 near Stamford this morning.

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Partner of Burghley House butler crushed in lift describes ‘irreparable’ pain

The partner of Burghley House butler Arthur Mellar has described the pain he has suffered since he was crushed to death by a luggage lift in July 2014.

Victim Arthur Mellar pictured in front of Burghley House

UPDATE: Burghley House trust fined £266,000 after butler crushed to death in lift

The trust which runs Burghley House in Stamford has been fined £266,000 after a butler was crushed to death in a luggage lift.


UPDATE: Overturned lorry shuts A1 near Stamford

An overturned vehicle closed the A1 near Stamford this afternoon, Friday February 24.

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Jenny Collier, 34, and fiancee Alex Marshall

Stamford bride wins £25,000 Peterborough wedding prize on Valentine’s Day

Bride-to-be Jenny Collier received the perfect Valentine’s Day gift this week as she found out she’d won a £25,000 wedding.

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