Stamford couple to rival Prince Harry and Meghan Markle with Peterborough wedding this weekend

As Royal Wedding fever builds and Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s nuptials grow ever nearer, not all eyes will be on the Windsor couple this weekend.
An artist's impression of the new adventure playground

New £1m children’s adventure land in Spalding with UK’s largest young drivers zone

A new £1 million adventure playground will keep children entertained when it opens in Spalding shortly.

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PHOTO GALLERY: RAF Wittering parade marks Freedom of Stamford

Town and Station united on Saturday when the personnel of RAF Wittering marked the granting of the freedom of Stamford to the famous base.

Police news

Teenager from Stamford hospitalised after fight in town

A teenager from Stamford needed hospital treatment after a fight in the town.
Road closed

Crash shuts A1175 at Uffington

A road has been closed near Stamford this morning after a car collided with a telegraph pole.
Police accident

Two vehicle crash shuts A1 at Wittering

A two vehicle crash has shut the A1 southbound near Wittering this afternoon, Tuesday May 8.

Crown Court latest

Paedophile who repeatedly abused young girl told her "God would not forgive her"

A South Lincolnshire man who sexually abused a young girl on frequent occasions was today (Tuesday May 8) jailed for 12 years.

Peterborough City Hospital

Share your memories of the NHS locally

The trust which runs Peterborough City Hospital, Hinchingbrooke Hospital and Stamford Hospital is inviting residents to share their photos and memories of the hospitals for national NHS birthday celebrations.

Police news

Thieves steal £50,000 worth of solar panels from Stamford area

Thieves have stolen £50,000 worth or two tonnes of solar panels and power inverters from a property in Casewick near Stamford.

Road Closed

Peterborough man killed in collision with highways maintenance vehicle at Market Deeping

A Peterborough man has died after being involved in a collision involving a highways maintenance vehicle resurfacing a road at Market Deeping.
Police accident

Man suffers serious injuries after crash between car and highways resurfacing lorry at Market Deeping

A man has suffered serious injuries following a crash involving a car and a lorry at Market Deeping last night.
David Santini. Photo credit: Media Lincs

Bogus Help for Heroes collector who posed as war veteran in military uniform has assets stripped by court

A bogus Help for Heroes collector who posed in military uniform claiming to be a serving soldier today (Monday) had his assets confiscated by a judge.

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WW1 Cavalry display at the Burghley House Battle Proms

Party in the park with pomp

T his summer Stamford will once again play host to an expected crowd of around 8,000 happy picnickers, when the Battle Proms returns for the 14th annual concert overlooking the grand Elizabethan architecture of Burghley House, on Saturday, July 7.

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Have you seen Szymon Janczewski?

Concern growing for young man missing from Spalding

Police are appealing for information that may help them locate 21-year-old Szymon Janczewski, who is missing from his home in Spalding.

Do you recognise this man?

CCTV released after armed robbery in Stamford

CCTV has been released of a man police would like to speak to in connection with an armed robbery at a Stamford bookies.

Police news

Trio charged over ram-raids in Cambridgeshire and Lincolnshire

Two men and a teenage boy have been charged in connection with four ram raids across Cambridgeshire, Norfolk, and Lincolnshire following an investigation by the Eastern Region Special Operations Unit (ERSOU).

Could you rehome a hen?

Hens saved from slaughter to be rehomed near Peterborough

Residents in and around Peterborough are being asked if they can give their home to a hen which has been saved from slaughter.

The A1 was closed for several hours after the crash

Two suffer life threatening injuries in crash that shut A1 for several hours between Peterborough and Stamford

Two people received life threatening injuries in a crash which shut the A1 for several hours on Saturday.

Do you recognise these people

CCTV released after theft from Spalding shop

CCTV has been released of two people police would like to speak to i connection with a theft from a shop in Spalding.

Anglian Water

Work begins to replace water mains pipe that runs under four lanes of A1 at Wittering

Anglian Water has begun work to repair a water mains pipe tat runs underneath the four lanes of the A1 at Wittering.

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