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Six residents win £1,000 each on lottery

Six residents win £1,000 each on lottery

Six residents win £1,000 each on lottery

13 March 2020

Friday the 13th proves lucky for people living in Grantham.


Lucky Grantham LotterySK winner scoops £2,000

Lucky Grantham LotterySK winner scoops £2,000

Lucky Grantham LotterySK winner scoops £2,000

12 March 2020

The successful player bought their ticket in support of Three Counties Dog Rescue.


Children of Courage are 'a shining example to us all'

Children of Courage are 'a shining example to us all'

Children of Courage are 'a shining example to us all'

12 March 2020

Grantham schools and college have each put forward an inspirational young person to receive a special honour.


Schoolchildren mark Commonwealth Day at Grantham flag-raising ceremony

Schoolchildren mark Commonwealth Day at Grantham flag-raising ceremony

Schoolchildren mark Commonwealth Day at Grantham flag-raising ceremony

11 March 2020

Youngsters from five schools attended the ceremony on St Peter's Hill.


People sign up to help plant Heroes Orchard which will mark Grantham's role in D-Day

People sign up to help plant Heroes Orchard which will mark Grantham's role in D-Day

People sign up to help plant Heroes Orchard which will mark Grantham's role in D-Day

11 March 2020

75 trees will be planted on the land which has been leased from the National Trust by the district council.


Living here will be bliss

Living here will be bliss

Living here will be bliss

10 March 2020

Retirement dreams will come true for residents at this idyllic country park, our Property of the Week.


Council stops payments to disabled man after his father 'invests £60,000 of it in property' for him

Council stops payments to disabled man after his father 'invests £60,000 of it in property' for him

Council stops payments to disabled man after his father 'invests £60,000 of it in property' for him

10 March 2020

The Local Government Ombudsman has cleared the council over its decision to suspend direct payments to the man.


Neighbours celebrate a People's Postcode Lottery win

Neighbours celebrate a People's Postcode Lottery win

Neighbours celebrate a People's Postcode Lottery win

10 March 2020

Another lucky local postcode has been drawn in the People's Postcode Lottery.


South Kesteven residents can renew or sign up for this year's green bin collection

South Kesteven residents can renew or sign up for this year's green bin collection

South Kesteven residents can renew or sign up for this year's green bin collection

10 March 2020

Last year more than 29,000 households joined the scheme.


County council to consider banning sky lanterns and balloons on its land

County council to consider banning sky lanterns and balloons on its land

County council to consider banning sky lanterns and balloons on its land

09 March 2020

The move follows a similar ban by South Kesteven District Council on its land.


Grantham woman celebrates 25-years service at McDonald's

Grantham woman celebrates 25-years service at McDonald's

Grantham woman celebrates 25-years service at McDonald's

09 March 2020

A fast food worker has become the longest serving employee at Grantham’s McDonald’s restaurant.


Freemasons make life-saving defibrillator available to the public

Freemasons make life-saving defibrillator available to the public

Freemasons make life-saving defibrillator available to the public

09 March 2020

A defibrillator inside the Masonic Hall has been relocated outside the building.


Exhibition on policewoman Edith Smith to open at town museum

Exhibition on policewoman Edith Smith to open at town museum

Exhibition on policewoman Edith Smith to open at town museum

07 March 2020

The exhibition will be officially opened to the public to coincide with International Women’s Day.


Couple transform ruined farm buildings into holiday cottages and events venue

Couple transform ruined farm buildings into holiday cottages and events venue

Couple transform ruined farm buildings into holiday cottages and events venue

07 March 2020

Wilsford couple decided to transform barns which had remained ruined for several decades.


Brave youngsters to be honoured in the 2020 Children of Courage Awards

Brave youngsters to be honoured in the 2020 Children of Courage Awards

Brave youngsters to be honoured in the 2020 Children of Courage Awards

06 March 2020

Eight inspirational young people who have overcome adversity will be honoured at the Rotary Children of Courage Awards.


National Lottery grant funds playground equipment

National Lottery grant funds playground equipment

National Lottery grant funds playground equipment

06 March 2020

The school has installed new playground equipment after receiving a grant from the National Lottery.


Five generations celebrate 90th birthday

Five generations celebrate 90th birthday

Five generations celebrate 90th birthday

06 March 2020

A woman celebrated her 90th birthday as one of five generations of the same family.


Party 75 a double celebration

Party 75 a double celebration

Party 75 a double celebration

05 March 2020

A family fun day in support of the Grantham Journal Children's Fund will also mark the 75th anniversary of VE Day.


Young singers hit the right note at Colsterworth Festival of Performing Arts

Young singers hit the right note at Colsterworth Festival of Performing Arts

Young singers hit the right note at Colsterworth Festival of Performing Arts

05 March 2020

Pupils of several local schools sang their hearts out at a performing arts festival.


Fitness fanatics take on tough work-out in Grantham in aid of Help for Heroes

Fitness fanatics take on tough work-out in Grantham in aid of Help for Heroes

Fitness fanatics take on tough work-out in Grantham in aid of Help for Heroes

05 March 2020

A fund-raiser hosted by a Grantham fitness centre raised cash for a military charity.


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