Sleaford Standard

Volunteers invited to take part in River Slea clean up for World Rivers Day

Environment
John Bailey

Former Church of England official jailed for indecent assaults on young girls

Crime
Signs for the muslim burial area in Sleaford cemetery have been defaced by vandals overnight. EMN-170920-140434001

Muslim cemetery signs in Sleaford targeted by apparently racist graffiti

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Are you hare aware? - Banksy-style ‘hare bomber’ creating mud sculptures in artistic campaign to combat illegal hare coursing in Lincolnshire

News

Health bosses in ‘positive’ talks to deliver enhanced A&E service at Grantham Hospital this winter

Health

Delays expected during five days of roadworks on A153 between Sleaford and Ruskington

Transport

First edition Harry Potter book sells for £60k - here’s how to tell if you have one

Arts
Ant and Dec with with superfan Rebecca Grice (front) and best friend Katie Holmes (back). Photo Shaun Parkes. EMN-170919-130151001

Ant and Dec superfan on X Factor TV break

Arts

REVEALED: New statistics reveal the most popular baby names in England and Wales

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Ant and Dec with with superfan Rebecca Grice (front) and best friend Katie Holmes (back). Photo Shaun Parkes. EMN-170919-130151001

Ant and Dec superfan on X Factor TV break

Arts
Michael (sixth from right) was the youngest member of the 12-strong national team EMN-170919-102547002

Sleaford golfer wins on international debut for England Schoolboys

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Jack Peacock made a winning start to life in senior ice hockey EMN-170918-151256002

Sleaford teen makes ice hockey debut for Peterborough

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Pictured are George Pemberton, Jack Pemberton, Abbie Wilkinson and Harry Turner. 2iSd4_p952W5d0WMo3o4

Celebrate tri club birthday with duathlon

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Sleaford CC Seconds crowned South Lincs and Border League champions

Sport

BOSTON SATURDAY LEAGUE: Fixtures

Football
John Hinton stars as Charles Darwin in the Origin of Species. EMN-170609-165621001

Charles Darwin brought to life

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Life drawing inspired by exhibition

Whats on
'Iam hare aware' - the mud scuplture that appeared at the Sleaford Standard offices overnight. EMN-170921-130104001

Are you hare aware? - Banksy-style ‘hare bomber’ creating mud sculptures in artistic campaign to combat illegal hare coursing in Lincolnshire

News
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Winning Sleaford area parishes bowled over in Best Kept Village Competiton

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Can you recognise where these houses once stodd on London Road in Sleaford, up until demolition in 1968? EMN-170809-172938001

Nostalgia: London Road houses long gone

Lifestyle