Grantham Journal

Barkston pupil Cody becomes headteacher of his school

Education
St Barnabas Hospice receives �104,000 from Lincolnshire Co-op. Picture from left are Kelly Slow from Bracebridge Heath Food Store, Sophie Leaning from Holton le Clay Food Store, Head of Fundraising and Marketing for St Barnabas Veronica McBain, the St Barnabas mascot, Corporate Fundraiser for St Barnabas Caroline Swindon, and Simone Peterson and Stephanie May from Holton le Clay Food Store.

Grantham hospice given big boost with slice of £144,000 raised by Lincolnshire Co-op

Business
Church warden Bryan Bargh with the discarded mattress.

Thieves target Great Ponton church roof

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Sad farewell to former Grantham funeral director Sheila Holland

News

Village plays host to fund-raising event which aims to help ‘Drive Away Dementia’

News

A woof-derful time had by pooches at Belvoir Castle event

News

Ex Grantham College students share their success stories

Education
Firefighters secure straps around Teddy during the rescue operation.

Grantham and Corby Glen firefighters rescue horse from Allington ditch after two and a half hour operation

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Looking forward to the River Witham fund day are, from left to right, Marilyn Campbell, Wyndham Park volunteer; Fiona McKenna, Rivercare; John Knowles, Rivercare and Wyndham Park Forum; Darren Randall, Environment Agency; Julie Ashworth, SKDC Community Parks Engagement Officer; Matt Parr, Environment Agency; Elizabeth Bowskill, Wyndham Park Forum; Russ Critchley, Lincolnshire Rivers Trust.

Find out all about the River Witham at Grantham fun day

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Woolsthorpe FC

MEMORY LANE: Woolsthorpe won Grantham KO Cup 50 years ago

Nostalgia
PF International Kart Circuit is getting ready to host World Championships. Photo: Chris Walker/Kartpix

KARTING: World Championships will be held near Grantham this year

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Amy Saggers and the other 35 Run MND athletes at Endure24.

ATHLETICS: Endurance runner Amy raises cash for charity

Athletics
Balfe Motorsport's McLaren at Paul Ricard.

MOTORSPORT: Power reduction makes it hard work for Balfe team

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GOLF: Belton Park ladies sparkle at Captain’s Day

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ATHLETICS: Record turnout for Grantham club at Spa 10k

Athletics

PIGEON RACING: Ablitt wins Grantham United race from Bedhampton

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CRICKET: Batting plaudits go to Oldfield in Belvoir win

Sport
Contemporary dance will be explained at Guildhall talk.

WHAT’S ON: Free Grantham event will demystify contemporary dance

Arts
Tom Binns is the headline act.

WHAT’S ON: Award-winning Binns to top the bill at next Grantham comedy night

Theatre and Comedy
Woolsthorpe FC

MEMORY LANE: Woolsthorpe won Grantham KO Cup 50 years ago

Nostalgia
President Ian Brodie setting off in the F1 Go-karts with Ambergate student Nathan

Grantham Sunrisers whisk pupils away for a fun day out

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Colsterworth School

MEMORY LANE: Former Grantham Journal ‘snapper’ was village school’s star swimmer

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