Sleaford Standard

Briefing sessions for would-be county councillors in North Kesteven ahead of elections

Politics
Lincolnshire County Council news.

IN TATTERS - ‘Super council’ plans torn to shreds by referendum blow

Politics
Weather warning for wind

Storm Doris develops into ‘Weather Bomb’ say Met Office officials

News
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Advice issued on protecting yourself and property as Storm Doris batters UK with brings hurricane strength winds

News

Celtic rock sounds at charity concert

News

Police seeking information about stolen Jeep and trailer

Crime

Sleaford MP takes fight to reinstate overnight A&E services at Grantham to Prime Minister

Politics
Protestors from Fighting for Grantham Hospital and SOS Pilgrim Hospital ) with chairman of the county  Health Scrutiny Committee, Coun Christine Talbot who attended the meeting (2nd from right). From left Bernice Cullimore, Ian Brothwell, Alison Marriott, Sarah Stock, Phillip Bosworth and Melissa Darcy. EMN-170125-104823001

Jeremy Hunt calls for investigation into overnight closure of Grantham Hospital A&E

Health
The planning application was discussed at a planning committee meeting last Monday (February 13)

Potterhanworth scheme for nine homes rejected as too big for village

News
Wayne Rooney. Photo: Shutterstock

RUMOUR MILL: Rooney’s China moves hinges on cup final place | Conte signs Chelsea extension | Koeman to splash cash on Oxlade-Chamberlain |Spurs set to move for Isco

Football 3
Fiona (right) with part of the championship-winning Icicles team EMN-170216-164625002

Sleaford schoolgirl wins British ice skating crown

Sport

Boston Saturday League: Pointon and Ruskington beaten in Premier

Football
Liam Tunstall back-heels home the winner for Sleaford Sports Amateurs against Nettleham EMN-170221-092249002

Sleaford Town blow Cogenhoe away with Millard’s first-half hat-trick

Football

Wyberton edge out Coningsby to book place in the county cup final

Football

BOSTON SATURDAY LEAGUE: Round-up

Football

Manchester United revive interest in Kroos | Lincoln City heroes receive £5k bonus each | Newcastle United ‘too honest’

Football 1

BOSTON SATURDAY LEAGUE: Results

Football
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Celtic rock sounds at charity concert

News
Charlotte Frisby is opening her photographic business as a pop-up shop. EMN-170220-142325001

Third business to open up in Sleaford ‘pop-up shop’ scheme

Arts
Roast monkfish with Puy lentils

RECIPE: Roast monkfish with Puy lentils

News
Roast monkfish with Puy lentils

RECIPE: Roast monkfish with Puy lentils

News
World champion boxer Barry McGuigan was guest at Sleaford and District Lions Club's sportsman's dinner in 1992. EMN-171002-084744001

RECENT NOSTALGIA: boxing champ Barry McGuigan floored the guests with his repartee at Sleaford and District Lions Club

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Golf, tea and bingo to mark Lioness 40 years

Lifestyle