Category Archives: Business

Planning to be out & about this weekend?

Anyone planning to be out and about this weekend: The A607 at Kirby Bellars will be CLOSED all day this Sunday 11th. 6 am to 6 pm. Also…  at Fineshade Wood… ***SEVERE WEATHER WARNING!*** Unfortunately due to the warning in place … Continue reading

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100+ FREE or cheap things to do with kids this summer – incl free tennis coaching, 50% off Alton Towers, free festivals & get a letter from a royal

Summer’s here. Half the country are jetting off abroad. Half are staying at home. And another half are doing both. The final half need maths lessons. Last week we did our overseas holiday checklist, so now we’ve help for those staycationing … Continue reading


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Something for your weekend….?

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Bank holiday trains disruption on East Coast Main Line

If you’re thinking of letting the train take the strain on a trip to London this August Bank Holiday…you’ll have to think again. The East Coast Main Line between Peterborough and London will be closed for major engineering works. The … Continue reading

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Chance for a chat with the Police & Crime Commissioner

Message from District Councillor Annabel de Capel Brooke (Prebendal Ward) In light of the recent increase in council tax for policing and a spate of rural crime I have asked the police and crime commissioner to visit the area. A … Continue reading

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The pub is hiring!

The Collyweston Slater is looking for 2 front of house staff (one full-time and one part-time), a cleaner part-time weekends 9 till 2, and a kitchen porter part-time. Call 444288 and ask for Sam, or just drop in at the … Continue reading

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Yet more Stamford disruption to continue as building is improved

Stamford town centre faces further disruption with a road closure set to last at least another week. Work started last weekend, Saturday May 4, on a project to improve the external appearance of the Goodwins building on St John’s Street. … Continue reading

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Road closed in Stamford till Friday

Friday 10th 4pm: A collision on the A1 at Wansford is causing delays this afternoon (May 10). It has happened on the northbound carriageway and there are delays back to Water Newton. Traffic is also slow on the surrounding A47.   Also these … Continue reading

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Bank holiday travels? Tips to get there safely

A vehicle recovery service is predicting 22 breakdowns a minute over the Bank Holiday weekend. Green Flag is urging drivers to check their cars to avoid issues. They have also put together some advice to make breaking down less stressful.

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Come and find out/talk/rant about your village!

Once a year, we each have the chance to talk directly to the people who’re doing something for Collyweston. Maybe you’d like to change/add/stop/start some of that? Or just say Thank You? This is for you. Please come! 

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