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Spectators will wear national dress and schoolchildren will wave Commonwealth flags at the Queen's Baton Relay

Spectators will wear national dress and schoolchildren will wave Commonwealth flags at the Queen's Baton Relay

Spectators will wear national dress and schoolchildren will wave Commonwealth flags at the Queen's Baton Relay

05 July 2022

Final preparations are under way for Grantham’s Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay stage on Monday (July 11).


Win tickets to favourite pie festival

Win tickets to favourite pie festival

Win tickets to favourite pie festival

05 July 2022

Britain’s favourite pie festival is being held in nearby Melton Mowbray and you could be there.


Market supervisor to cycle 400 miles with team to raise money for eight charities

Market supervisor to cycle 400 miles with team to raise money for eight charities

Market supervisor to cycle 400 miles with team to raise money for eight charities

05 July 2022

Market Supervisor Gary Taylor is part of a 24-strong team cycling the 400 miles from Grantham to Paris to raise money for eight charities.


Children invited to take on Summer Reading Challenge at library

Children invited to take on Summer Reading Challenge at library

Children invited to take on Summer Reading Challenge at library

04 July 2022

Children aged four to 11 can visit Grantham library to meet the Gadgeteers and to get involved in a Summer Reading Challenge.


Ambulance service misses every response time target

Ambulance service misses every response time target

Ambulance service misses every response time target

04 July 2022

The East Midlands Ambulance Service, which covers Lincolnshire, is missing every response time target.

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Wassailers to celebrate 20th anniversary with special concert

Wassailers to celebrate 20th anniversary with special concert

Wassailers to celebrate 20th anniversary with special concert

03 July 2022

The Belvoir Wassailers Male Voice Choir are celebrating 20 years since forming.


This building was a school for girls in the 18th century

This building was a school for girls in the 18th century

This building was a school for girls in the 18th century

02 July 2022

Middlemore House was a school for girls in the late 1700s, writes Ruth Crook of Grantham Civic Society.


Belton House will close for several weeks over the summer for filming

Belton House will close for several weeks over the summer for filming

Belton House will close for several weeks over the summer for filming

01 July 2022

Some National Trust members have voiced their anger after Belton House announced it will soon be closing for several weeks.


Cancer survivor sets sail with Dame Ellen MacArthur in world famous boat race

Cancer survivor sets sail with Dame Ellen MacArthur in world famous boat race

Cancer survivor sets sail with Dame Ellen MacArthur in world famous boat race

29 June 2022

A 19-year-old Grantham cancer survivor has sailed with Dame Ellen MacArthur in a world famous boating race.


Cancer survivor braves the shave

Cancer survivor braves the shave

Cancer survivor braves the shave

29 June 2022

A local man has shaved off his hair for Macmillan following his own cancer experience.


School receives new minibus at star-studded golf day

School receives new minibus at star-studded golf day

School receives new minibus at star-studded golf day

29 June 2022

Greenfields Academy in Grantham has received a brand-new Variety Sunshine minibus.


The bowel cancer signs Deborah James didn't want people to miss

The bowel cancer signs Deborah James didn't want people to miss

The bowel cancer signs Deborah James didn't want people to miss

29 June 2022

Supermarkets have pledged to put the signs of bowel cancer on toilet roll packets as tributes pour in for campaigner Dame Deborah James.

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Police appeal to find two men who caused distress to mother and daughter

Police appeal to find two men who caused distress to mother and daughter

Police appeal to find two men who caused distress to mother and daughter

29 June 2022

Police are looking for two men in relation to an incident in which one of them kissed a three-year-old girl.

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Boy, 7, to ride from London to Paris in memory of dad

Boy, 7, to ride from London to Paris in memory of dad

Boy, 7, to ride from London to Paris in memory of dad

29 June 2022

A seven-year-old boy is preparing to cycle 200 miles from London to Paris next month in memory of his dad.


Swimarathon organiser named as fourth batonbearer in Queen's Baton Relay

Swimarathon organiser named as fourth batonbearer in Queen's Baton Relay

Swimarathon organiser named as fourth batonbearer in Queen's Baton Relay

28 June 2022

Swimarathon organiser Roger Graves has been named as the fourth local batonbearer in Grantham’s stage of the Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay.


Fundraising page set up for man who died in house fire

Fundraising page set up for man who died in house fire

Fundraising page set up for man who died in house fire

28 June 2022

Go Fund Me page set up for man who died in Grantham house fire


Energy exit fees now 10 times higher in further hike to bills

Energy exit fees now 10 times higher in further hike to bills

Energy exit fees now 10 times higher in further hike to bills

28 June 2022

Customers face further hikes to energy bills with exit fees for leaving fixed-rate deals now up to 10 times higher than they were in 2021.


Park's summer fair returns

Park's summer fair returns

Park's summer fair returns

28 June 2022

The summer fair at Wyndham Park is returning this summer.


Developer puts up fight over refusal of 36 eco homes

Developer puts up fight over refusal of 36 eco homes

Developer puts up fight over refusal of 36 eco homes

28 June 2022

Developers who hope to build 36 eco-friendly homes are fighting a council decision to refuse planning permission for the scheme.


Win red hot family tickets to Chillifest

Win red hot family tickets to Chillifest

Win red hot family tickets to Chillifest

27 June 2022

The heat is on as East Midlands Chillifest returns this year with a full weekend of chilli-inspired entertainment.


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