Tesco food prices ‘likely to go up’ as Brexit happens, says chairman John Allan

Tesco boss has warned food prices are “very likely” to rise as Britain finalises its plan to leave the European Union.

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£146k a year but only two apply for top job

Lincolnshire Police have received only two applications for the post of a new Chief Constable - despite advertising the post in America, Canada and Australia.

The offices of Belvoir Grantham in St Peter's Hill.

Four gold awards for Grantham’s Belvoir lettings agency

A Grantham-based lettings agency has just scooped four national gold awards based on customer reviews and ratings.

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We’re backing the Grantham BID

Next month is a pivotal time in the local calendar as businesses vote for or against a business improvement district (BID) for Grantham.


Latest job vacancies from Grantham Jobcentre

Here are some of the latest job vacancies available through Grantham Jobcentre.

Allison Homes wants to build hundreds of houses at Manthorpe.

Developer submits revised plan for 480 homes on edge of Grantham

A revised plan for 480 homes at Manthorpe has been submitted to the district council.

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UPDATE: ‘No Lincolnshire stores impacted’ by Travis Perkins closure news, company confirms

UPDATE: ‘No Lincolnshire stores impacted’ by Travis Perkins closure news, company confirms

There will be no stores in Lincolnshire impacted by this mornings announcement by Travis Perkins, the company has confirmed.

600 jobs set to go at Travis Perkins as 30 branches close

600 jobs set to go at Travis Perkins as 30 branches close

The UK’s biggest builders merchant, Travis Perkins, whose businesses include DIY chain Wickes, is closing 30 branches, putting 600 jobs at risk.

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Operation Drive Insured is a national campaign targeting motorists who drive whilst uninsured.

Police mount national operation to tackle uninsured driving in Lincolnshire

Lincolnshire Police is getting behind Operation Drive Insured, the first ever campaign to promote motor insurance enforcement.

The fake 85 voucher offer for Aldi has been described as a 'hoax' by the store.

Aldi issues warning about ‘hoax’ voucher being shared online

Aldi is warning its customers about a ‘fraudulent’ voucher that is being circulated online.

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Supermarket recalls sausage rolls over allergy fears

ASDA is recalling sausage rolls six-packs due to their containing milk.

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Poundland selling vibrators for £1 - and it’s causing quite a buzz online

Discount retailer Poundland has added vibrators to its £1 range and it has caused quite a buzz online.

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Marmite enthusiasts are stockpiling the black stuff amid fears supermarkets may run out.

Marmite: why should a British product, made in the UK and sold to British people, go up because of the pound?

While you might envision the falling pound affecting continental luxuries like Cornettos and Cif limescale remover, when it comes to Marmite – you’d think it would be Brexit-proof.

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Ben & Jerry’s, Marmite & Hellman’s Mayo pulled from Tesco over Brexit price dispute

Ben & Jerry’s, Marmite & Hellman’s Mayo pulled from Tesco over Brexit price dispute

Supermarket giant Tesco has stopped selling major household-name brands online after a price war erupted between Tesco and British-Dutch supplier Unilever.

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Tesco to ‘fine’ shoppers who wrongly park in disabled and parent and child bays

Tesco is to introduce fines for people who wrongly park in disabled or parent and child bays at its stores.

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Karen Chevalier with Stricly Come Dancing judge Craig Revel Horwood. Photo: Photos 2U

Grantham dance school proprietor urges beginners to step into the ballroom

​A business proprietor with a love of dance is looking to share her passion for the ballroom.

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Soft drinks maker in Bottesford warns of harmful impact of sugar tax plan

The boss of a soft drinks manufacturer in Bottesford has criticised Government plans to impose a sugar tax on the industry.

Stress at record high for UK workers

Stress at record high for UK workers

Workplace stress has reached record levels, according to a TUC report for World Mental Health Day.

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Geordan Murphy, left, and Richard Cockerill, right, of Leicester Tigers, help open Anytime Fitness in Westgate, Grantham.

Leicester Tigers coaches help Mayor of Grantham officially open 24 hour gym

A 24 hour gym has been officially opened by members of the Leicester Tigers coaching staff and the Mayor of Grantham.

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