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17th January 2019

Archives for June 2017

Rutland County Council By-Elections

Candidates for the Ketton and Whissendine by-elections to be held on the 20th July 2017 have now been nominated. The by-elections are taking place due to the resignations from the Rutland County Council of Councillors Diana MacDuff representing the Ketton ward and Kevin Thomas who represented the Whissendine ward. For Whissendine there are four candidates nominated-Ian

Tombola Stall Raises £128.00 For Good Causes

Yesterday (24th June 2017) a tombola stall in Oakham raised £128 for the Trefoil Guild and the Rutland Care Village. The tombola stall was organised and manned by Pam Gilbert, Liz McCarthy, Linda Hutchins and Patsy Clifton and the money raised shared equally between the two groups-the Trefoil Guild and the Rutland Care Village to help

Rutland Flag Raising Ceremony For Armed Forces Day

On a bright sunny morning in the grounds of Oakham Castle on Monday 19th June 2017, Rutland Residents, Dignitaries and council officials gathered for the Flag Raising event to mark Armed Forces Day. The short flag raising ceremony marks the start of Armed Forces Week 2017, and will remain flying until midnight on Saturday 24th

Your Chance To Help Improve Oakham Town Centre

Today (Wed 14th June) Rutland People get the chance to air their views on the two options for the redevelopment of Oakham Town Centre. Rutland County Council and a number of local groups have consulted with each other on a project aimed at improving Oakham High Street. There has been a series of meetings with

Ducks Taken Up Residence In Wymondham

If ever you are driving through Wymondham, a village midway between Oakham and Melton Mowbray then keep a lookout watch out because  ducks have taken up residence there. A few weeks ago a family of ducks moved into this pretty village and have for now have taken the decision to live there. You will see them

Bicycles Security Marked at Tesco in Oakham

Bicycle thefts have increased over the past few months in the Rutland area as the price of scrap metal continues to soar. Because of this trend the police in Oakham and Rutland are endeavouring to halt these thefts by encouraging cycle owners to have their cycles security marked with their post code, so deterring the

Oakham CC First XI Vs Langtons CC

On Saturday 10th June, Oakham Cricket Club played against Langtons CC at the Lime Kilns ground on Brooke Rd., Oakham.Oakham were all out for 165 and Langtons were303-7.    

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