Dexter who was born at Stamford in Lincolnshire immortalised Inspector Morse who investigated cases alongside his deputy Sergeant LewisRead the full story ›
The parents of a boy who fell out of a moving coach in Norfolk are calling for stricter safety regulations for buses.Read the full story ›
Police are trying to trace two men they want to speak to about a rare urn that was stolen from a fine art dealer in Stamford near Peterborough.
The Samovar urn, believed to be worth more than £6,000 was stolen from a fine art store in the high street on Thursday 28th January.
The urn is silver and dates back to the 18th Century.
"We are appealing for anyone who may recognise the two men to get in touch. We would like to trace them to see if they have any information that could assist the enquiry. Also if any antique dealers have been offered the urn for sale please contact us on 101."
Inventor Colin Furze has had a nuclear bunker built under his lawn, which will feature in a new show on life in a post-apocalyptic world.Read the full story ›
A pilot from Stamford who flew the Hawker Hunter aircraft three weeks before it crashed in Shoreham said it had "behaved immaculately".Read the full story ›
An investigation is being carried out by the Independent Police Complaints Commission after a man died in a road collision in Stamford.
Police approached a car on Brazenose Lane in the town just before three o'clock this morning over concerns about the way the car was being driven.
Shortly after the car then collided with a wall and the driver, a 62 year old man was pronounced dead at the scene.
Lincolnshire police referred the incident to the IPCC which they say is standard procedure.
The man's family have been informed.
Thousands of people have converged on Burghley House near Stamford for a dirty weekend. But it's not what you may think - the grounds of the house have been transformed into the longest and possibly muddiest, obstacle course.
More than 6000 people scrambled across 20 miles and 20 themed zones, conquering over 200 obstacles including the world's longest set of monkey bars and the longest cat crawl under netting.
"I think it kind of harks back to our inner childhood you know. People seem to really love it and certainly over the last couple of years people have very much embraced this type of event and this type of sport and leisure... There's plenty of water in the course, there are inflatables, things to jump off, plank walks, hay bales, lots of mud obviously and big scaffolding structures."
The Conservatives won the Grantham and Stamford constituency in Lincolnshire at the 2010 Election with a majority of nearly 15,000 votes.Read the full story ›
The health regulator Monitor is taking further action to improve accident and emergency services at the Peterborough and Stamford NHS Foundation Trust.
It has appointed one of its officers to work alongside new leadership at the trust to ensure improvements are made.
Monitor has acted after the trust consistently failed to meet the national target of seeing 95% of A&E patients within four hours.
A nine-year old boy from Stamford who was critically injured after falling from a coach is improving in hospital.
Sebastian Goold was seriously injured during an incident on the A47 at Tilney All Saints in Norfolk last month when he was returning home to Lincolnshire after a rugby tournament.
Norfolk Police said Sebastian remains in Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge where he is now described as in a serious but stable condition.