Fatstock show returns with fewer sheep and pigs but the cattle are stronger than ever
Fatstock is on again in Uppingham today. The annual famers’ Christmas show has a long and proud heritage, dating back over 130 years. This year, however, there are noticeably fewer sheep and pigs on show. Rutland and Stamford Sound ask why….
Community support projects up and thriving for winter.
Several community support projects, aimed at individuals and families in need of food and warmth, have begun their winter operations throughout the region.
Ram Raid at Stamford off-licence
Police believe a JCB used at Booze 4 Less on Stirling Road was from a farm in Uffington, and that at least two people made off in a white Nissan Navara 4x4 pickup. They're looking for witnesses. Officers believe it took place at 1.53am and that tens of thousands of pounds was taken.
Evergreen Care Trust launches 2023 Christmas Cracker raffle
The Christmas Cracker raffle is a popular annual event that raises money to fund the Care Trust's no-charge, volunteer-led services.