01 July 2017
As we leave the European Union one of the biggest questions for a rural area like Lincolnshire will be how a British government should support farmers after we have taken back control of this crucial area of policy making.
24 June 2017
As a trust we are always working to improve our services to ensure they are safe and are providing the best possible care for our patients.
18 June 2017
My wife and I are so ashamed of those people who want to ban US President Donald Trump from making a state visit to this country that we have decided to issue an invitation of our own.
18 June 2017
I am not a patient man. I am an even less patient patient.
11 June 2017
Whatever the outcome of the general election and the best efforts of the organisers of the so-called hustings in St Wulfram’s Church, the fact remains that a large part of the Grantham and Stamford constituency voters were effectively disenfranchised.
28 May 2017
Bodies and blood.
23 April 2017
Twenty-five years ago, I was first elected the Conservative Member of Parliament for Rutland and Melton. Six parliaments later, my role remains as challenging, exciting and busy as it has ever been.
19 March 2017
Encouraging good design for our new buildings is important but we also think it is important to preserve and study the oldest buildings we have.
04 March 2017
SOS Grantham Hospital wishes to thank everyone who took part in the F4GH protest on Saturday, February 25, and who came to lend their support at the SOS Grantham Hospital stall.
28 January 2017
During this week’s meeting of Lincolnshire County Council’s communities and public health scrutiny committee, officers advised councillors that fundamental changes to future funding of supported housing schemes are under public consultation.
21 January 2017
There has been a lot in the news regarding patients in hospital beds across the country who don’t require hospital care.
21 January 2017
The Christmas and new year break is nothing more than a memory now, but it did give me time to reflect on all the good things about Grantham and South Kesteven.
15 January 2017
In common with many of you, I watch the national TV news late in the evening. The scene often shifts to Downing Street or some other great office of state, palace or even Scotland Yard.
07 January 2017
I have been working to support Nick Boles MP for two months now, making sure that his office is still heavily involved in local issues and campaigns whilst he undergoes his cancer treatment. Recently, at a constituency surgery I was lucky enough to meet two ladies from the charity LIVES, who train and provide first responders across the county.
27 December 2016
On Monday 5 December, the new ophthalmology unit opened its doors to its first patients at Grantham Hospital. This unit will provide much needed local access to eye patients in the Grantham and wider Lincolnshire area. The newly refurbished department was opened by the Mayor of Grantham who was given a tour of the department by the staff.
26 December 2016
Noah’s Ark was situated on the corner of the High Street and Vine Street.
10 December 2016
As we move into December there is no let up in the pace of what has been a hectic but productive year for Grantham and the surrounding area.
03 December 2016
The Civic Society has had a good year with membership increasing to 161 and 187 people signed into our Facebook page.
20 November 2016
Margaret Greenwood Labour MP for Wirral West is due to present the NHS Bill for its Second Reading early in the new year.
12 November 2016
For many years we are constantly told we must recycle to reduce waste with the government setting targets and local authorities investing huge amounts in the equipment to collect waste and local entrepreneurial firms like the Mountain family setting up recycling centres to turn waste into products for sale and reuse.