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Controversial plan to farm 270,000 chickens near Grantham will go before committee

Controversial plan to farm 270,000 chickens near Grantham will go before committee

Controversial plan to farm 270,000 chickens near Grantham will go before committee

31 December 2019

Plans for the farm at Great Ponton are recommended for approval by council officers.


Sainsbury's staff hand gifts to people with big hearts

Sainsbury's staff hand gifts to people with big hearts

Sainsbury's staff hand gifts to people with big hearts

31 December 2019

'12 Days of Christmas' saw a Grantham supermarket give presents to kind-hearted individuals.


Woodland Waters ball will boost Marie Curie services

Woodland Waters ball will boost Marie Curie services

Woodland Waters ball will boost Marie Curie services

31 December 2019

The Grantham and Sleaford Fundraising Group is organising the Great Daffodil Appeal event to raise money for local Marie Curie nursing services.


Grantham couple greet Royal family at Sandringham on Christmas Day

Grantham couple greet Royal family at Sandringham on Christmas Day

Grantham couple greet Royal family at Sandringham on Christmas Day

31 December 2019

A couple from Grantham had a very early start on Christmas Day after travelling to Sandringham to greet the Queen and family.


'Five for the price of one' says 'Dozy Parker' campaign supporter

'Five for the price of one' says 'Dozy Parker' campaign supporter

'Five for the price of one' says 'Dozy Parker' campaign supporter

29 December 2019

Another reader backs the 'Dozy Parker' campaign to rid Grantham's roads of pests.

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Singers focus on mental health issues

Singers focus on mental health issues

Singers focus on mental health issues

29 December 2019

The Harrowby Singers have raised money for a mental health charity, raised during a show on the subject.


Grantham Journal readers send in their fabulously festive photos

Grantham Journal readers send in their fabulously festive photos

Grantham Journal readers send in their fabulously festive photos

25 December 2019

Readers show they've got into the festive spirit.


Simply stunning trail at Grantham's Christmas at Belton

Simply stunning trail at Grantham's Christmas at Belton

Simply stunning trail at Grantham's Christmas at Belton

23 December 2019

Review: Bright, colourful lights and festive music make for a great Christmas trip out.


Survey will help to shape county policing

Survey will help to shape county policing

Survey will help to shape county policing

23 December 2019

In recent years the annual survey has played a key role in shaping the Lincolnshire police and crime commissioner’s council tax and spending plans.


Extension to Grantham bungalow 'looks like a warehouse'

Extension to Grantham bungalow 'looks like a warehouse'

Extension to Grantham bungalow 'looks like a warehouse'

21 December 2019

Councillors have refused planning approval for a home extension which has already been built.

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Mum's lottery win is a boost for riding school

Mum's lottery win is a boost for riding school

Mum's lottery win is a boost for riding school

21 December 2019

A mum who won £2,000 on the district council’s lottery has also given a welcome boost to the riding club where her son is a member.


Fond farewell as Ann retires from village shop after 27 years

Fond farewell as Ann retires from village shop after 27 years

Fond farewell as Ann retires from village shop after 27 years

21 December 2019

Ann Bentham has worked at Folkingham Shop in the Market Place, Folkingham, since 1992.


Councillor will attend Belvoir Hunt's Boxing Day meet in Grantham but not as mayor

Councillor will attend Belvoir Hunt's Boxing Day meet in Grantham but not as mayor

Councillor will attend Belvoir Hunt's Boxing Day meet in Grantham but not as mayor

20 December 2019

The Mayor of Grantham will attend this year's traditional Belvoir Hunt meet on Boxing Day but not in an official capacity.

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New wayfinding boards aim to boost number of visitors to Grantham

New wayfinding boards aim to boost number of visitors to Grantham

New wayfinding boards aim to boost number of visitors to Grantham

20 December 2019

Signboards installed in Grantham are part of South Kesteven District Council’s aim to support local businesses by boosting visitor numbers.


Children aged 8 and under can swim for free at Grantham leisure centre from January 1

Children aged 8 and under can swim for free at Grantham leisure centre from January 1

Children aged 8 and under can swim for free at Grantham leisure centre from January 1

20 December 2019

Local children can swim for free at Grantham and other centres in a district-wide scheme.


Club helps forge friendships among people of different nations

Club helps forge friendships among people of different nations

Club helps forge friendships among people of different nations

18 December 2019

A club formed three years ago is helping people in their older years to make friends after moving to the area from abroad.


Grantham area planning applications

Grantham area planning applications

Grantham area planning applications

18 December 2019

Woodland improvements and repairs to a leaking school roof are among the applications published by South Kesteven District Council this week.


Appeal for donations to create commemorative orchard gets off to a flying start

Appeal for donations to create commemorative orchard gets off to a flying start

Appeal for donations to create commemorative orchard gets off to a flying start

17 December 2019

A fifth of the money needed to start planting the orchard has been raised so far.


Grantham care home unveils 'Memory Lane' cafe for residents

Grantham care home unveils 'Memory Lane' cafe for residents

Grantham care home unveils 'Memory Lane' cafe for residents

17 December 2019

Residents at a care home in Grantham can take a trip back in time in their very own ‘Memory Lane’ cafe.


Radio host ‘Pugsey’ sacked by Gravity FM

Radio host ‘Pugsey’ sacked by Gravity FM

Radio host ‘Pugsey’ sacked by Gravity FM

16 December 2019

Ian 'Pugsey' Parker has been accused of a verbal attack on a fellow presenter.


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