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Dog dies after picking up tennis ball in woods near Stamford, and several more fall ill

Police have this evening (Saturday) reported that several dogs have fallen ill and one has died after picking up a tennis ball in woods near Stamford.

In a statement made on its Facebook page, Grantham-based police are warning dog owners who take their dogs to Morkery Woods near Castle Bytham, and Twyford Woods near Colsterworth.

Read more from the Stamford Mercury website.

Friends of Alan Wood remember him with a pint and a packet of Mini Cheddars at his local pub

Alan Wood was killed in his Lound bungalow on October 23, 2009, and colleagues and friends from where he used to work at Sainsbury’s in Bourne gathered at a special reunion at the Willoughby Arms pub in Little Bytham tonight (Wednesday, March 23).

They were joined by his younger sisters, Janice and Sylvia.

Read more from the Stamford Mercury website.

Dog walkers warned after upturned nails found in woods near Grantham

Dog owners are being urged to be vigilant after a number of upturned nails were found in woods near Grantham.

A reader, who asked not to be named, shared a picture of one of the nails at Twyford Woods near Colsterworth, which is a popular area for both dog walkers and families, on social media.

Read more from the Grantham Journal website.

Alan Wood murder: Police launch new appeal 10 years

Ten years ago, supermarket worker Alan Wood disappeared and was found three days later, tortured and brutally murdered in his home near Bourne.

Now, a decade on from “one of our force’s most serious and disturbing unsolved crimes”, Lincolnshire Police have issued a new appeal for information.

Read more from the Cambridge News website.

Owners offer £500 reward for safe return of stolen cockapoo Riz

Devastated dog owners are offering a reward to help find their cockapoo which they believe was stolen.

Riz was sleeping in a van parked in Main Street, Tinwell, on Tuesday afternoon while builders worked on her owners’ house.

Read more from the Stamford Mercury website.

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