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Drug wipe test leads to arrest in Castle Bytham

Police arrested a driver in Water Lane, Castle Bytham after a ‘DrugWipe’ test gave a positive result. The test picks up traces of cannabis, cocaine and other drugs that can remain in a person’s system longer than alcohol. The drug … Continue reading

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Former A1 Travelodge at Colsterworth to be a McDonald’s restaurant

The former site of a Travelodge and Little Chef on the A1 at Colsterworth is to become a McDonald’s restaurant. South Kesteven District Council has given permission for the restaurant which will be sited near the junction with the A151 … Continue reading

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Fun had by all at Bythams Woodlands Trust Tree Dressing Day

A record number of people turned out for the Bythams Woodlands Trust Tree Dressing Day held at the weekend. This was the fifth time that the event, held on Saturday, November 24, has been staged. “We had more than 500 … Continue reading

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Bythams pupils hosts World War One history day

A village school transformed their playing field into No Man’s Land as part of a Remembrance Day project. Pupils at Bythams Primary School, Little Bytham, came dressed for battle in uniforms and camouflaged clothing for a World War One Day, … Continue reading

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Five year fight to return Castle Bytham shop ends

Castle Bytham will soon have its own shop for the first time in more than five years. A community-owned company that will run the venture has gained planning approval from South Kesteven District Council for a simpler and cheaper design … Continue reading

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Plenty of fun in the sun at Castle Bytham’s popular festival

Visitors to Castle Bytham’s two-day festival at the weekend were treated to plenty of fun in the summer sun thanks to a host of activities and events on the go. Entertainment at the Castle Bytham Midsummer Festival came in the … Continue reading

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Person airlifted to hospital after serious two-car crash near Grantham

Three people have been rushed to hospital following a two-car crash near Grantham. One patient was flown to Peterborough by air ambulance and two others were taken to Queen’s Medical Centre in Nottingham by land ambulance yesterday, Friday, June 22. … Continue reading

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Police close road after people suffer injuries in two-car crash

Emergency services have rushed to a two-car crash near Stamford. Officers have been dealing with the collision on Witham Road between Little Bytham and Witham on the Hill. Read more from the Lincolnshire Live website.

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Castle Bytham Midsummer Festival has plenty of talent to sing about

There’s great news for visitors to Castle Bytham’s Midsummer Festival this weekend. The DMU Gospel Choir, semi-finalists in last month’s Britain’s Got Talent, will perform at the festival on the afternoon of Sunday, June 24. Read more from the Stamford … Continue reading

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Little Bytham teenager lands top photographic awards

A Little Bytham teenager is celebrating after winning a prestigious photography competition. Thea Revell, 13, won the area Rotary Young Photographer competition after her three pictures from this year’s cold spell impressed judges. This saw her progress through to the … Continue reading

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