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Cadbury egg hunt at Grantham's Belton House to be the last this Easter

Cadbury egg hunt at Grantham's Belton House to be the last this Easter

Cadbury egg hunt at Grantham's Belton House to be the last this Easter

03 March 2020

The National Trust has ended its partnership with Cadbury in a bid to make chocolate "less of a focus".


Watch Chris Waddle's amazing long distance strike for Long Bennington

Watch Chris Waddle's amazing long distance strike for Long Bennington

Watch Chris Waddle's amazing long distance strike for Long Bennington

03 March 2020

Former England star Chris Waddle graced the local football scene by turning out for Long Bennington Vets on Sunday – and scoring an amazing goal...

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Grantham retired seamstress Mary marks 100th birthday

Grantham retired seamstress Mary marks 100th birthday

Grantham retired seamstress Mary marks 100th birthday

03 March 2020

Mary was born in Grantham and has lived there all her life.


Women in double celebration as they mark their 105th and 101st birthdays

Women in double celebration as they mark their 105th and 101st birthdays

Women in double celebration as they mark their 105th and 101st birthdays

02 March 2020

The lounge of Gregory House Care Home, in Welby Gardens, was transformed with a party atmosphere.


Grantham detectorist discovers rare brooch from the time of the Roman conquest

Grantham detectorist discovers rare brooch from the time of the Roman conquest

Grantham detectorist discovers rare brooch from the time of the Roman conquest

02 March 2020

The colourful horse brooch was unearthed in a field near Leasingham.


Video: Plinth for controversial Margaret Thatcher statue is craned into Grantham

Video: Plinth for controversial Margaret Thatcher statue is craned into Grantham

Video: Plinth for controversial Margaret Thatcher statue is craned into Grantham

29 February 2020

The bronze statue will be erected in St Peter's Hill.


Efforts are raised to prevent suicide on the railways

Efforts are raised to prevent suicide on the railways

Efforts are raised to prevent suicide on the railways

29 February 2020

Measures are being taken to prevent suicide on our railways, but figures released by the British Transport Police are still alarming.


Family pays tribute to D-Day veteran who died aged 98

Family pays tribute to D-Day veteran who died aged 98

Family pays tribute to D-Day veteran who died aged 98

29 February 2020

Peter William Francis Lamb was with the Royal Warwickshire Regiment when he landed on the beaches of France on D-Day in 1944.


Planting days organised for Heroes Orchard in Grantham

Planting days organised for Heroes Orchard in Grantham

Planting days organised for Heroes Orchard in Grantham

29 February 2020

Two dates set aside in March for volunteers to help plant 75 trees in commemoration of Grantham's role in the D-Day landings.


Lincolnshire County Council says switching off street lights has saved £2.5 million

Lincolnshire County Council says switching off street lights has saved £2.5 million

Lincolnshire County Council says switching off street lights has saved £2.5 million

28 February 2020

Changes to street lighting have reduced carbon emissions by 6,200 metric tonnes, says the council.


Storm Jorge set to batter our area with 70mph winds

Storm Jorge set to batter our area with 70mph winds

Storm Jorge set to batter our area with 70mph winds

28 February 2020

Town to get another battering following closely on from Storms Ciara and Dennis.


Plans transform Second World War buildings into modern homes

Plans transform Second World War buildings into modern homes

Plans transform Second World War buildings into modern homes

27 February 2020

Former decontamination hospital among buildings up for sale on Harlaxton Estate.


Thatcher statue plinth craned into place

Thatcher statue plinth craned into place

Thatcher statue plinth craned into place

27 February 2020

A large stone plinth has been dropped into place in Grantham town centre, ready for a statue of Margaret Thatcher.


Grant for school DofE scheme

Grant for school DofE scheme

Grant for school DofE scheme

27 February 2020

A grant from the Rotary Club of Grantham will help students soon embarking on an expedition.


Schools urged to use Grantham park as an outdoor classroom

Schools urged to use Grantham park as an outdoor classroom

Schools urged to use Grantham park as an outdoor classroom

26 February 2020

The district council is working with the Friends of the park to encourage the community to play its part in the park’s development.


Customer ‘shocked’ by camera in pub toilets

Customer ‘shocked’ by camera in pub toilets

Customer ‘shocked’ by camera in pub toilets

25 February 2020

A recent customer of the High Street pub was “shocked” by a camera in the gentlemen’s toilets.


Charity football match for Grantham Foodbank

Charity football match for Grantham Foodbank

Charity football match for Grantham Foodbank

25 February 2020

A teenager has organised a charity football match to raise money for Grantham Foodbank.


Performing arts festival dazzles in 24th year

Performing arts festival dazzles in 24th year

Performing arts festival dazzles in 24th year

22 February 2020

A gallery of photos capture the action as dance kicks off a performing arts festival.


Rotary club to hold fund-raising concert in aid of bushfire appeal

Rotary club to hold fund-raising concert in aid of bushfire appeal

Rotary club to hold fund-raising concert in aid of bushfire appeal

22 February 2020

A Grantham band will perform at a fund-raising concert in aid of a bushfire appeal.


Grantham girl’s diary discovered after surviving more than 100 years

Grantham girl’s diary discovered after surviving more than 100 years

Grantham girl’s diary discovered after surviving more than 100 years

22 February 2020

Old diary found in Herefordshire could find its way back to Grantham.


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