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Kerry Coupe joined the Rutland & Stamford Mercury in 2007 as a trainee reporter, qualifying as a senior reporter in 2009. She became head of content in 2014. In 2017, she became editor of the Rutland & Stamford Mercury, Rutland Times and Bourne Local.

Second fire in park

14 August 2022
Second fire in park

Second fire in park

14 August 2022

Another fire happened at Queen Elizabeth Park in Grantham just 24 hours after the first.


Firefighters and farmers work together on field fire

14 August 2022
Firefighters and farmers work together on field fire

Firefighters and farmers work together on field fire

14 August 2022

Farmers and firefighters worked together to put out a fire.


Litter starts fire at Queen Elizabeth Park

13 August 2022
Litter starts fire at Queen Elizabeth Park

Litter starts fire at Queen Elizabeth Park

13 August 2022

RiverCare Grantham is appealing for people to be responsible after a fire yesterday which was caused by someone leaving litter.


Field fire breaks out

13 August 2022
Field fire breaks out

Field fire breaks out

13 August 2022

A crew from Corby Glen Fire Station was called to a field fire.


'It was great to win Journal Business Award - you should enter too'

09 August 2022
'It was great to win Journal Business Award - you should enter too'

'It was great to win Journal Business Award - you should enter too'

09 August 2022

A firm which took home Business of the Year in the 2021 Grantham Journal Business Awards is encouraging people to enter this year.


Lincolnshire the worst affected county for rural crime

02 August 2022
Lincolnshire the worst affected county for rural crime

Lincolnshire the worst affected county for rural crime

02 August 2022

Rural theft cost Lincolnshire more than £2.4m last year, making it the worst-affected county by cost in the UK.


Famous face among guests at Festival of the Unexceptional

01 August 2022
Famous face among guests at Festival of the Unexceptional

Famous face among guests at Festival of the Unexceptional

01 August 2022

Thousands of spectators attended the Hagerty Festival of the Unexceptional held at Grimsthorpe Castle on Saturday.


Woodland fire caused by portable barbecue

24 July 2022
Woodland fire caused by portable barbecue

Woodland fire caused by portable barbecue

24 July 2022

Fire crews have condemned "wild campers" who left a portable barbecue behind in a woodland that caught fire and spread.

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Man allegedly punched woman during assault on A1

24 July 2022
Man allegedly punched woman during assault on A1

Man allegedly punched woman during assault on A1

24 July 2022

Police are searching for a man who allegedly punched a woman during an assault on the A1.


Business as usual for fire service

20 July 2022
Business as usual for fire service

Business as usual for fire service

20 July 2022

A fire service has stood down from major incident status.


Major incident declared in county

19 July 2022
Major incident declared in county

Major incident declared in county

19 July 2022

Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue has declared a major incident tonight (Tuesday, July 19) because of demand.


Hottest day - ever

19 July 2022
Hottest day - ever

Hottest day - ever

19 July 2022

Records have been broken with the Mercury reaching 40.3C in Lincolnshire today.


Emergency services issue tips on staying safe in the heat

15 July 2022
Emergency services issue tips on staying safe in the heat

Emergency services issue tips on staying safe in the heat

15 July 2022

Emergency services have issued tips on staying safe in the heat and the heatstroke signs to look out for.


Who is your MP backing in prime minister leadership contest?

11 July 2022
Who is your MP backing in prime minister leadership contest?

Who is your MP backing in prime minister leadership contest?

11 July 2022

MPs have revealed who they're backing to take over from Boris Johnson as prime minister and leader of the Conservative Party.

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Grantham Journal Business Awards 2022 open for entries

08 July 2022
Grantham Journal Business Awards 2022 open for entries

Grantham Journal Business Awards 2022 open for entries

08 July 2022

It’s that time of year when we once again open nominations for the Grantham Journal Business Awards 2022.


Grantham MP resigns from Government role

07 July 2022
Grantham MP resigns from Government role

Grantham MP resigns from Government role

07 July 2022

The MP for Stamford and Grantham has resigned from his Government role, as pressure mounts on Boris Johnson.

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Building fire in Grantham

19 June 2022
Building fire in Grantham

Building fire in Grantham

19 June 2022

Firefighters were called to a building fire in Mallard Court in Grantham last night (Saturday, June 18).


How can I find a builder I trust?

18 June 2022
How can I find a builder I trust?

How can I find a builder I trust?

18 June 2022

Here are some handy tips from Citizens Advice South Lincolnshire on how to find a trustworthy tradesman.


Lorry and car crash shuts road

07 June 2022
Lorry and car crash shuts road

Lorry and car crash shuts road

07 June 2022

The A151 is closed at the crossroads in Corby Glen after a crash involving a car and a lorry.


Council 'strongly condemns' Thatcher statue vandalism

29 May 2022
Council 'strongly condemns' Thatcher statue vandalism

Council 'strongly condemns' Thatcher statue vandalism

29 May 2022

South Kesteven District Council has 'strongly condemned' the vandalism caused to the Margaret Thatcher statue in Grantham.


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