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Tribute to a club stalwart

11 January 2024
Tribute to a club stalwart

Tribute to a club stalwart

11 January 2024

A former national bowls champion and founder member of a bowls club has died.


Parts of town under water as flooding continues

04 January 2024
Parts of town under water as flooding continues

Parts of town under water as flooding continues

04 January 2024

Homes and businesses have flooded as the aftermath of Storm Henk continues.


Family home built to individual design

02 December 2023
Family home built to individual design

Family home built to individual design

02 December 2023

Located in the heart of Market Overton, 7 Main Street is a family home which has been built to an individual design using local stone.


Mercury to be founding member of new project

01 December 2023
Mercury to be founding member of new project

Mercury to be founding member of new project

01 December 2023

The Mercury has been bringing news to the people of the Stamford area since 1712 - and now we are excited to announce the next stage of our evolution.


What was making news in days gone by

25 November 2023
What was making news in days gone by

What was making news in days gone by

25 November 2023

Do you recognise yourself in any of our photos from the Mercury’s vast archive?


Lifetime teaching ban for paedophile caught by undercover police

23 November 2023
Lifetime teaching ban for paedophile caught by undercover police

Lifetime teaching ban for paedophile caught by undercover police

23 November 2023

A headteacher has been banned from teaching for life after sexting and arranging to meet someone he thought was a 14-year-old boy.


Photos from our long archives

19 November 2023
Photos from our long archives

Photos from our long archives

19 November 2023

Have a look at our old photos and articles – do you see anyone you recall?


Dad with bionic arm to attempt world record

10 November 2023
Dad with bionic arm to attempt world record

Dad with bionic arm to attempt world record

10 November 2023

A former blacksmith who lost his arm two years ago is hoping to set the world record for the most weight bench pressed with a prosthetic limb.


Head of drugs network used alias name from Hollywood gangster film

10 November 2023
Head of drugs network used alias name from Hollywood gangster film

Head of drugs network used alias name from Hollywood gangster film

10 November 2023

The head of a drugs network who went by the name of a drug lord from a Hollywood film has been jailed.

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I went through the menopause at 15 and this is why we need to talk about it

08 November 2023
I went through the menopause at 15 and this is why we need to talk about it

I went through the menopause at 15 and this is why we need to talk about it

08 November 2023

“I’m having a hot flush, we need to leave!” I screeched. My Grandma laughed. I was only 13. “You don’t get those until you’re in your fifties.”


Delve into the past

05 November 2023
Delve into the past

Delve into the past

05 November 2023

Take a trip down memory lane with this week’s Mercury Memories.


‘Ticket office news is welcome and we hope for more progress on village road issues’

04 November 2023
‘Ticket office news is welcome and we hope for more progress on village road issues’

‘Ticket office news is welcome and we hope for more progress on village road issues’

04 November 2023

Rutland MP Alicia Kearns discusses government’s ticket office U-turn and Middle East conflict in her latest column.


Dates for your diary

03 November 2023
Dates for your diary

Dates for your diary

03 November 2023

There's plenty going on in the next week in Stamford, Rutland, Bourne and the Deepings.


Former drug dealer spared jail after ‘learning his lesson’

31 October 2023
Former drug dealer spared jail after ‘learning his lesson’

Former drug dealer spared jail after ‘learning his lesson’

31 October 2023

A man who admitted growing cannabis has been spared an immediate jail sentence by a judge who told him ‘we all make mistakes in life’.


Good news for nature lovers

30 October 2023
Good news for nature lovers

Good news for nature lovers

30 October 2023

People will be able to find out about wildlife and nature thanks to a new installation at a children’s playground


Good news for nature lovers

30 October 2023
Good news for nature lovers

Good news for nature lovers

30 October 2023

People will be able to find out about wildlife and nature thanks to a new installation at a children’s playground


Have a look at pictures from years gone by

29 October 2023
Have a look at pictures from years gone by

Have a look at pictures from years gone by

29 October 2023

We take our weekly dip into the long archives of the Mercury.


Take a look inside stunning family home

28 October 2023
Take a look inside stunning family home

Take a look inside stunning family home

28 October 2023

This stunning home has gone on the market with Newton Fallowell.


There’s plenty going on over Halloween

27 October 2023
There’s plenty going on over Halloween

There’s plenty going on over Halloween

27 October 2023

There’s plenty to enjoy over the weekend and for Halloween.


Family home is generously sized

21 October 2023
Family home is generously sized

Family home is generously sized

21 October 2023

A five bedroom family home close to local amenities and primary schools has gone on the market.


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