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Crash drivers call for better signs at Ryhall junction

Two drivers involved in a collision on the B1176 near Ryhall are calling for fresh warning signs to be installed on the approach to a crossroads before an accident “kills someone”. With warning signs on the road worn out and … Continue reading

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Freeview Retune Day : 03-Sep-2014

News and children’s channels will be moving places on Freeview on Wednesday 3rd September 2014, as plans to extend the range of channel numbers reserved for general entertainment channels, are put in to place. The BBC Red Button service that … Continue reading

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Six-year-old twins from Castle Bytham to cycle six miles for charity

Proving that you’re never too young to start fundraising, a pair of six-year-old twins have signed up to take part in a six-mile bike ride at Rutland Water in aid of Diabetes UK. Ben and Gracie Stevenson from Castle Bytham … Continue reading

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Mark property and deter thieves with police sessions around Bourne and Stamford

Police will hold a series of security marking events to protect property from thieves. Free cycle marking sessions will take place in the Burghley Centre car park in Bourne from 10am until 4pm on Saturday. Read more from the Bourne Local … Continue reading

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Sat navs stolen from vans in Little Bytham

Police have appealed for witnesses to two thefts from vans to come forward. Thieves smashed the windows of two vehicles in Station Road, Little Bytham, and stole sat navs and mobile phone holders on Wednesday night. Call 101 quoting incident … Continue reading

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Doggy day care is a great success story

An entrepreneurial mother who set up her own pet-sitting business two years ago has seen demand grow at such an exceptional rate that she has recruited two apprentices. Tracey Longmuir, who lives in Corby Glen, launched ISIS Pet Care to … Continue reading

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Post box broken into in Castle Bytham

Police are appealing for witnesses after the post box on the outside of a farm premises in Castle Bytham was forced open, between 8am and 12.30pm on November 27. Police said it is believed that the offender made at least … Continue reading

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Single mums raise issues with Government advisors

When Tracey Longmuir began to buckle under the pressure of raising a child and coping with a relationship break-up, keeping her newly started dog walking and pet sitting business was tough going. But the 38 year old refused to be … Continue reading

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Fibre broadband is here…

Some great news. Fibre broadband is here… But only if you live in the local villages of Clipsham, Stocken or Stretton. If you think what does this have to do with theBythams. Well they all happen to use the Castle … Continue reading

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Burst main leaves villages without water

Several villages were left without water today (Monday) because of two separate faults. Residents of Carlby, Essendine, Castle Bytham, Swayfield, Witham-on-the-Hill and surrounding areas with PE9, PE10, NG33 and LE15 postcodes have been affected by the problem, which began at … Continue reading

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