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‘Let’s sing carols to support Grantham Hospital’

Hospital staff, patients and the people of Grantham will join together to sing carols by candlelight on Christmas Eve in a show of support for Grantham Hospital, if a woman’s Christmas wish comes true.

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St Wulfram's Church, Grantham. EMN-160405-151158001

Grantham church St Wulfram’s to host Carols on the Hour

Special short carol services will be held on one day at St Wulfram’s church in Grantham.

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Go along and help decorate the Wyndham Park tree

Go along and help decorate the Wyndham Park tree

Volunteers are invited to help decorate the Christmas tree in Wyndham Park on Saturday, December 10.

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Cheerleading squad to put on festive event in Grantham

A Grantham cheerleading squad will hold a fund-raising festive event on Thursday.

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Villagers and church members gather at the opening ceremony for the renovated St Mary Magdalene Church at Waltham EMN-161129-093848001

New era for village church

Villagers have been celebrating the re-launch of their church after a £120,000 makeover to make it more user-friendly for services and community groups.

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11-year-old Aisling Giltinan calls in for a read at the new Stathern phone box library in the village EMN-161128-125934001

Villagers get a new library - in a phone box

Villagers have got access to one of the nation’s smallest libraries - inside a redundant phone box.

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Naughty Christmas Tree and Mrs Butterworth

Sunday’s Christmas on the Green will be a ho-ho-whole lot of festive fun!

Christmas will begin in Grantham tomorrow (Sunday), with the ever-popular festive fun day and switching on of the Christmas tree lights.

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"Oh Margaret, youre such a Polecat and as for you Susan, you Ninnycock, Ill see you later"

REVEALED: Academic uncovers the best long-lost British swear words

A language historian has revealed the best long-lost swear words from Britain - including nippy, tarse and wittol.

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Christmas in the Park

Christmas in the Park is a new event coming to Grantham’s Wyndham Park next month

Grantham’s Wyndham Park will host a free ‘Christmas in the Park’ event next month with a flurry of features to celebrate the festive season.

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The switching on of the lights in Grantham last year

Young Jack to switch on lights in Grantham

A 10-year-old boy from Grantham will share the honour of switching on the Christmas lights on Sunday.

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Help identify buildings in Grantham photographic archive workshop at museum

There is a treat in store for nostalgia buffs at Grantham Museum on Thursday.

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The firework display following the switch-on of the Christmas lights on the green in Grantham last year. Photo: Toby Roberts. EMN-160703-114958001

Make a date in your diary for Grantham’s Christmas on the Green

Reindeer, a Winter Wonderland and a firework finale will again be highlights at this year’s Christmas on the Green in Grantham.

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Wyndham Park Halloween Spooky fashion at the Scary Godmother tricke or treat trail. x8EiQjryQiQEJchCOr7k

Spooky Grantham trick or treat trail attracts 1,000 people

Wyndham Park’s Scary Godmother Trick or Treat trail tantalised over 1,000 adults and children to celebrate Halloween at the weekend.

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Grantham College students will be made up as scary characters for the Scary Godmother Trick or Treat trail in Wyndham Park, Grantham, on Halloween weekend.

Brave the scary trick or treat trail in Grantham’s Wyndham Park

A Scary Godmother Trick or Treat trail awaits fearless children and adults at Grantham’s Wyndham Park on Halloween weekend.

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From the Wild exhibition

Grantham Blue Owl exhibition invites you to go wild

Blue Owl Art’s latest art exhibition, ‘Wild’ opens in Grantham on October 20.

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David Stocker, John Manterfield and Mayor of Grantham Coun Linda Wootten at the launch of Borough Government in Newton's Grantham. Photo: Toby Roberts

Book details the work of the borough when Newton lived in Grantham

A book detailing the work of the borough corporation during Isaac Newton’s time in Grantham has been launched.

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Grantham Canal Discovery Day will offer plenty for all the family

The Grantham Canal Society is hosting its Discovery Day on Sunday with plenty going on for all the family.

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The apothecary shop exhibition at Grantham Museum.

Grantham Museum invites you to write a personal message to Sir Isaac Newton

The centrepiece of a special Gravity Fields exhibition at Grantham Museum will be a giant whiteboard where visitors can write a personal message to Sir Isaac Newton, who went to school in the town.

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Carys and Samuel Davie, at Grantham House, which was opened to the public for the Heritage Open Days festival EMN-160913-123151001

Hundreds enjoy visiting Grantham’s heritage sites

Hundreds of people visited historic buildings and venues around Grantham over the weekend during the popular annual Heritage Open Days festival.

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Roald Dahl at work in his famous writing hut

Roald Dahl Day celebrates 100 years since author’s birth

Exactly 100 years ago today Roald Dahl was born and children and adults around the world will be coming together to celebrate the life and works of the much-loved author.

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