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Signs of success include being happy... and having well-behaved kids

Being happy, healthy and having well-behaved children are the true signs of success - far ahead of being rich, according to new research.

Offbeat
Wyndham Park, Grantham

Local people urged to take part in survey on Grantham’s Wyndham Park

Local people are being asked to shape the future of Grantham’s Wyndham Park by giving their views on it and its facilities now on an online survey.

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Health news

Sickness bug cases linked to Twinlakes Park’s animal farm

Bosses at Melton’s Twinlakes Park said they’d done ‘everything they possibly could in the quickest time possible’ since being made aware of an outbreak of a sickness bug linked to people visiting its animal farm.

Health
Terminal 1 Skatepark’s Skate and Donate event to raise funds for children’s cancer ward

Terminal 1 Skatepark’s Skate and Donate event to raise funds for children’s cancer ward

Melton’s Terminal 1 Skatepark is hosting a Skate and Donate 2016 event, for skateboarders only, next Saturday (March 19) from 10am with proceeds going to the children’s cancer ward at Leicester Royal Infirmary.

News
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Town Estate set to host Melton’s New Year’s Day hunt

Riders and supporters will gather in Melton’s Play Close park tomorrow (Friday, January 1) for the traditional New Year’s Day hunt.

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Belvoir Hunt will follow tradition with a Boxing Day meet in St Peter’s Hill, Grantham

Hounds and horses will gather in Grantham on Boxing Day at 11am for the traditional Belvoir Hunt meet.

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Belvoir Hunt meets at St Peter's Hill, Grantham, on Boxing Day.

Belvoir Hunt to continue with traditional Boxing Day meet in Grantham

Hounds and horses will gather in Grantham on Boxing Day at 11am for the traditional Belvoir Hunt meet.

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Ryan Giggs. Photo: PA Wire

Manchester United stars could be among crowd at Grantham Town’s clash with Salford City

Grantham Town are hoping for a bumper crowd for the visit to The Meres of BBC ‘Class of 92’ TV programme team Salford City this Saturday.

Football
Dysart Park's pool is currently fenced off.

Pool at Grantham’s Dysart Park should be open in time for Sunday’s fun day

South Kesteven District Council say Dysart Park’s pool should be open for this Sunday’s Family Fun Day, after the park’s action group members expressed their frustration at it being fenced off during the heatwave.

Environment
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Thorpe Arnold wind turbine plan is refused by Melton Council’s planning committee

Environment
Emma Roberts and Britta Bayman

Mums inspire people to take up cycling in Vale

Two mums who met in the school playground in Bottesford and found they shared a love of cycling have started organising cycling events for women across the Vale of Belvoir.

News
Dog walking at Easton Walled Gardens

Dogs made welcome at Easton Walled Gardens

One of the UK’s leading garden attractions will host a series of dog-friendly open days this summer.

News
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All steamed up for popular Stapleford ale and rail festival

A popular steam and real ale festival takes place this weekend.

Whats on
Jacob Parnham, 7, helps roll out Fineturf's Space2Play scheme.

Carlton Scroop company rolls out pitch competition for Grantham groups

A Carlton Scroop company is offering a local group the chance to benefit from a new place for kids to play, professionally created and free of charge, where youngsters can be involved in sport or just play and have fun.

News
Belvoir Hunt meets at St Peter's Hill, Grantham, on Boxing Day 2011..

Belvoir Hunt prepares for Boxing Day meet in Grantham

Hounds and horses will gather in St Peter’s Hill in Grantham on Boxing Day for the annual Belvoir Hunt.

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Second phase complete at Grantham’s Hills and Hollows

Four seats were recently positioned in the Londonthorpe and Harrowby Without Parish Council-owned section of the Hills and Hollows.

Outdoors

Fete raises money for cancer trust

A FETE will take place at Woolsthorpe-by-Belvoir Village Hall on Sunday to raise money for the Teenage Cancer Trust.

News
The Belvoir Hunt meets at St Peter's Hill on Boxing Day.

GALLERY: Hundreds support Boxing Day hunt

CROWDS gathered in the centre of Grantham on Boxing Day for the Belvoir Hunt’s annual town centre meet.

Outdoors

Christmas fair

A CHRISTMAS fair will take place at Gregory House, Welby Gardens, Grantham, tomorrow (Saturday) from 10am to 12pm.

Business
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