Britain’s largest ichthyosaur fossil discovered in Rutland
The fossilised remains of Britain’s largest ichthyosaur, colloquially known as a ‘Sea Dragon’, has been discovered at the Rutland Water Nature Reserve. Following last week’s revelation of an ancient Roman mosaic that was found in a farmer’s field in Rutland, this latest discovery is yet another 'internationally significant' find and has placed Rutland into the global spotlight once again.
‘Schools should remain open’ says Rutland’s MP
As school children across the county return from the Christmas break this week, Alicia Kearns, MP for Rutland and Melton, has said that it is vital that schools remain open.