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SLIDESHOW: Crowd fills St Peter’s Hill in Grantham to see bench unveiled for heroic Nick

09 May 2016
SLIDESHOW: Crowd fills St Peter’s Hill in Grantham to see bench unveiled for heroic Nick

SLIDESHOW: Crowd fills St Peter’s Hill in Grantham to see bench unveiled for heroic Nick

09 May 2016

More than a hundred people gathered in the centre of Grantham yesterday to see a bench unveiled in honour of a soldier who was killed 27 years ago.


Mystery medal at the Grantham Journal reunited with rightful owner

07 May 2016
Mystery medal at the Grantham Journal reunited with rightful owner

Mystery medal at the Grantham Journal reunited with rightful owner

07 May 2016

We do love a happy ending, and we are very happy to report that the mystery medal pictured above has now been reunited with its owner.


Big Interview: Granthamian believes buildings of the future could be built out of bamboo

07 May 2016
Big Interview: Granthamian believes buildings of the future could be built out of bamboo

Big Interview: Granthamian believes buildings of the future could be built out of bamboo

07 May 2016

An experienced furniture manufacturer from Grantham has come up with an innovative idea which he believes could revolutionise the building industry.


Memory Lane: Back in the early days at Kesteven and Grantham Girls’ School

07 May 2016
Memory Lane: Back in the early days at Kesteven and Grantham Girls’ School

Memory Lane: Back in the early days at Kesteven and Grantham Girls’ School

07 May 2016

The tradition of having your school photograph taken goes back a long time, as shown by this fabulous picture.


Commemorative bench for soldier Nick installed today in Grantham

06 May 2016
Commemorative bench for soldier Nick installed today in Grantham

Commemorative bench for soldier Nick installed today in Grantham

06 May 2016

A bench in memory of a young soldier has been installed in the centre of Grantham this morning, 27 years after his death.


Grantham gives epic 401 marathon runner Ben a fitting welcome

05 May 2016
Grantham gives epic 401 marathon runner Ben a fitting welcome

Grantham gives epic 401 marathon runner Ben a fitting welcome

05 May 2016

It wasn’t just the weather which gave marathon man Ben Smith a warm welcome yesterday, as hundreds of schoolchildren, fellow runners, bikers and well-wishers turned out in support as he ran his 247th out of 401 marathons through Grantham.


Grantham Rivercare kept busy during Bank Holiday clean-up, with help from firefighters

03 May 2016
Grantham Rivercare kept busy during Bank Holiday clean-up, with help from firefighters

Grantham Rivercare kept busy during Bank Holiday clean-up, with help from firefighters

03 May 2016

It may have been a Bank Holiday weekend, but that wasn’t going to stop dedicated Rivercare volunteers from turning out on Saturday morning to once again clean-up the River Witham.


Have your say on expansion plans at Huntingtower Community Primary Academy in Grantham

30 April 2016
Have your say on expansion plans at Huntingtower Community Primary Academy in Grantham

Have your say on expansion plans at Huntingtower Community Primary Academy in Grantham

30 April 2016

With Huntingtower Community Primary Academy set to become the largest primary school in Grantham, plans are under way to build bigger and better facilities to accommodate 420 pupils by 2019.


Shares in Marston pub now available to buy

30 April 2016
Shares in Marston pub now available to buy

Shares in Marston pub now available to buy

30 April 2016

The Marston community is also busy preparing a bid to buy The Thorold Arms pub, a campaign which took a major step forward with the launch of their share offer on St George’s Day.


Grantham tot Bella is star of national store’s spring ad campaign

30 April 2016
Grantham tot Bella is star of national store’s spring ad campaign

Grantham tot Bella is star of national store’s spring ad campaign

30 April 2016

Grantham has a new little star; four-year-old Bella Lindsey.


Residents react to another wedding venue application for Marston Hall

30 April 2016
Residents react to another wedding venue application for Marston Hall

Residents react to another wedding venue application for Marston Hall

30 April 2016

The owner of a Grade II* listed hall has defended his latest planning application to host weddings, which neighbouring residents say will damage the peace of the village.


Memorial bench to soldier Nick will take pride of place in Grantham town centre

27 April 2016
Memorial bench to soldier Nick will take pride of place in Grantham town centre

Memorial bench to soldier Nick will take pride of place in Grantham town centre

27 April 2016

A commemorative bench to a Granthamian who was killed by a bomb in Ireland 27 years ago, is to take a deserving spot on St Peter’s Hill.


Join Ben as he runs his 247th out of 401 marathons in Grantham

23 April 2016
Join Ben as he runs his 247th out of 401 marathons in Grantham

Join Ben as he runs his 247th out of 401 marathons in Grantham

23 April 2016

Completing one marathon is a massive achievement.


Childhood friend and businesses unite to create fitting memorial to Grantham soldier

22 April 2016
Childhood friend and businesses unite to create fitting memorial to Grantham soldier

Childhood friend and businesses unite to create fitting memorial to Grantham soldier

22 April 2016

Thanks to the dedication of a childhood friend, and the support of local businesses, a soldier killed in Belfast 27 years ago is being remembered with a beautifully crafted bench.


St George’s Day is the perfect time to buy shares in Marston pub

21 April 2016
St George’s Day is the perfect time to buy shares in Marston pub

St George’s Day is the perfect time to buy shares in Marston pub

21 April 2016

Campaigners organising a community purchase of their beloved village pub, are set to launch their share offer this Saturday.


First Briton to win US Masters in 20 years, Danny Willett, supported by Foston physiotherapist

21 April 2016
First Briton to win US Masters in 20 years, Danny Willett, supported by Foston physiotherapist

First Briton to win US Masters in 20 years, Danny Willett, supported by Foston physiotherapist

21 April 2016

A Foston physiotherapist who helped Danny Willett become the first British winner of the US Masters in 20 years, says he ‘always knew Danny was going to be one of the best’.


Special report: Have what it takes to be a hero? Become an on-call firefighter in Lincolnshire

09 April 2016
Special report: Have what it takes to be a hero? Become an on-call firefighter in Lincolnshire

Special report: Have what it takes to be a hero? Become an on-call firefighter in Lincolnshire

09 April 2016

Have you ever thought about becoming a firefighter, but life has taken you down a different career path?


Green light for senior citizens’ club paves way for Grantham’s new cinema

09 April 2016
Green light for senior citizens’ club paves way for Grantham’s new cinema

Green light for senior citizens’ club paves way for Grantham’s new cinema

09 April 2016

Planning permission for a new senior citizens’ community hall has paved the way for construction to commence on the new cinema development.


Happy Birthday George! Grantham’s gentle giant is turning 70

08 April 2016
Happy Birthday George! Grantham’s gentle giant is turning 70

Happy Birthday George! Grantham’s gentle giant is turning 70

08 April 2016

When you think of Grantham icons, you may come up with Sir Isaac Newton, Margaret Thatcher and Nicholas Parsons.


Granthamian Dan prepares for wheelie tough mudder and Tokyo 2020

07 April 2016
Granthamian Dan prepares for wheelie tough mudder and Tokyo 2020

Granthamian Dan prepares for wheelie tough mudder and Tokyo 2020

07 April 2016

If scaling 10ft walls, wading through freezing water, and battling against electric shock wires wasn’t difficult enough, try doing it in a wheelchair.


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