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Easter 2017 Bank Holiday bin collections

Collections are as usual on Friday 14 April. All collections during the week commencing Monday 17 April will be one day later than normal due to the Bank Holiday. Waste needs to be available at the edge of your property by 7.30am on the day of collection. … Continue reading

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Castle Bytham woman has purse returned after it is found in hundreds of tonnes of recycling waste

A Castle Bytham resident is thanking her lucky stars after her purse, along with its contents, was found among tonnes of recycling waste by an eagle-eyed employee at a recycling facility. Shirley Grayson had accidentally thrown her purse into her … Continue reading

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Road safety : 14/02/2017

Over the last two days, there has been an alarming number of road traffic accidents reported on the local roads. Please remember to drive to the current conditions, taking extra time to complete your journeys. One thing to consider, if … Continue reading

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Deer Poaching Activity : 28/01/2017

Overnight between 27th of January 2017 and the morning of the 28th, deer poaching has occurred between Castle Bytham and South Witham. The offenders have caused a great deal of damage to gates, fencing and crops. If you witness any … Continue reading

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Changes to waste collections in South Kesteven over Christmas period

Waste collections will take place a day later over the festive period in South Kesteven. This means there will be no bin collections on Boxing Day or Monday, January 2 and all collections will be 24 hours later than normal … Continue reading

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Seventh anniversary of the tragic murder of Bourne supermarket worker Alan Wood

Today (Monday) is the seventh anniversary of the brutal murder of a Bourne supermarket worker, Alan Wood. The 50-year-old man’s mutilated and lifeless body was found on the living room floor of his home in Lound by a neighbour on … Continue reading

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Bank Holiday bin collections : August 2016

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New memorial unveiled near Antwerp remembers Castle Bytham pilot who was shot down in Lancaster over Belgium

Seventy-three years after a Lancaster bomber piloted by former Stamford School pupil Albert Victor Crawford was shot down over Belgium a memorial to those who lost their lives has been unveiled. Flying Officer Crawford, known to friends and family as … Continue reading

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Lots going on at growing auction rooms in Little Bytham

An auctioneer who opened in Little Bytham just five months ago says the business is going from strength to strength. Jessica Wall, set up J W Auctioneers & Valuers at the Stamford Auction Rooms, in Station Road Industrial Estate, in … Continue reading

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Ludlam heads bunch sprint for third place at Castle Bytham

A trio of Witham Wheelers made the short journey to Castle Bytham to take part in the latest EMRRL series race promoted by Bourne Wheelers over five laps of a 10-mile circuit on Sunday. In the soaring heat, the pace … Continue reading

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