Category Archives: Pets & animals

Wildlife news from Vine House Farm

Birds are moulting at this time of year (says Nick Watts from Vine House Farm, Deeping St Nicholas). When they are moulting they cannot fly as fast as when they have a full set of wing feathers so they tend … Continue reading

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A message from RAF Wittering

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RAF Wittering: night flying changes on the way

Starting on Monday 24th September the airfield at RAF Wittering will be open for Night Vision Goggle (NVG) training for transport aircraft crews. The activity is expected to start 30 minutes after darkness falls and will continue until 2300 hours. … Continue reading

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Dog owners warned over spate of pets being stung by giant jellyfish

Signs of jellyfish stings in dogs   Vomiting Excessive drooling Swelling Retching Licking affected area Difficulty breathing Quiet and lethargic Itching Pain More details here…

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Tell us what you’d like in your playing field

Keeping the discussion going, we are keen to find out even more of your thoughts on what the CPFA should be investing in, for you and your family. Do we keep on seeking grants for building a clubhouse? Or would … Continue reading

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Thinking of having a bonfire? Please DON’T!

Here’s why it’s a terrible idea, till the heatwave is well behind us. http://bit.ly/2uMgtOv

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Have you lost a black cat?

If you have lost a black entire male cat with no microchip in the Geeston/Ketton/Collyweston area, please contact Stamford Vet Centre at Casterton … and I’m afraid you should brace yourself for sad news. Contact details below. I’m so sorry.

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