Ex-teaching assistant jailed for sexual activity with young schoolgirl

A former teaching assistant who caused a 15-year-old girl to engage in sexual activity was today (Friday) jailed for eight years.
Lincoln Crown Court

Lincolnshire man escapes immediate jail sentence after making hoax bomb threat to Camden Market

A Lincolnshire man who made a hoax call claiming there was a bomb at Camden Market has been given a Criminal Behaviour Order which bans him from ringing 999 unless it is an emergency.

Crown Court News

Stamford woman remanded into custody after stabbing in broad daylight

A woman who was charged following an alleged stabbing in Stamford has been remanded in to custody by a judge at Lincoln Crown Court.


Devastated family pay tribute to Crowland murder probe victim and father of three

The devastated family of a man whose death is at the centre of a murder investigation have paid tribute to the father of three.

Do you recognise this man?

CCTV released after armed robbery in Stamford

CCTV has been released of a man police want to trace in connection with an armed robbery in Stamford.

Woman arrested after stabbing in Stamford

A woman has been arrested after a stabbing in Stamford.

Police news

Man's body recovered from river in Spalding

Police have recovered a man's body from the River Welland in Spalding.

Lincolnshire Police

Police officer facing investigation after group of prom goers were detained and fined £100 each for not wearing seatbelts while travelling at 5mph

A 'mean' female traffic cop who pulled over a convoy of prom night schoolkids and fined four of them £100 each for not wearing seatbelts is facing investigation.
Brad Barnes dines at Tatums Bistro in Stamford

Hidden gem of a restaurant that really sparkles

This week’s venue- the excellent Tatums Bistro in Stamford - is something of a hidden gem; and therein lies the problem.

Stephen Graves

‘It was horrendous, we did not really cope’ - Peterborough hospital chief describes his toughest winter

The strain of last winter’s “horrendous” NHS crisis was laid bare by the outgoing chief executive of Peterborough City Hospital who said he had never experienced anything like it before.

The Merchant of Venice from Stamford Shakespeare Company.

This is Shakespeare at its best (The Merchant of Venice, Stamford Shakespeare Company, Tolethorpe Hall)

It doesn’t get much better than this I thought, as I joined the punters on the lawn at Tolethorpe Hall. Cloudless blue skies, burgeoning greenery, families and friends tucking into their picnics, and a significant number of young people in among the ‘silver foxes.’

Whats on
The damage caused. Pic: Jon Lilley

Car smashes into iconic Harrier Jet at RAF Wittering

A driver had the shock of their lives after crashing into the wing of a Harrier Jump Jet at RAF Wittering.

Man killed and three others seriously injured in three lorry crash which closed A1 in Lincolnshire for 12 hours

One man has died and three others have been seriously injured following a crash on the A1 in Lincolnshire which saw the road closed for nearly 12 hours.

Stephen Graves

Peterborough City Hospital chief executive to retire

The chief executive of the trust which runs Peterborough City Hospital is to retire.

The A1 is closed in both directions

A1 shut in both directions in Lincolnshire between Stamford and Grantham after coach crashes through central reservation

All emergency services are at the scene of a serious crash which has shut the A1 in both directions near Stamford.


Peterborough City Hospital to help provide employment for ex-service personnel and partners

The trust which runs Peterborough City, Hinchingbrooke and Stamford & Rutland hospitals has forged a link with the armed forces to help provide employment for ex-service personnel and their partners.


Time capsule to mark NHS 70 at Peterborough City Hospital

Three exciting time capsules have been created as part of the NHS 70 celebrations for the North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust, which runs Peterborough City, Stamford and Rutland, and Hinchingbrooke hospitals.

Have you seen missing Matthew?

Hunt begins for car as concern grows for missing Bourne man

Concern is growing for a man who has gone missing from his home in Bourne.


Murder investigation launched after death of man hit by car in Crowland

A murder investigation is now underway after a man hit by a car in Crowland died from his injuries.

Des Walker

Football legends sign up to play charity match in Stamford

Football legends and personalities from stage and screen will descend on Stamford AFC’s Zeeco Stadium at the Borderville Sports Centre, Ryhall Road, to raise funds for Anna’s Hope which supports children with brain tumours.

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