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Uppingham Hopper bus service all set to roll next week

The Uppingham Hopper service bus will be back in action on Uppingham’s streets next Tuesday.

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Rutland businesses reap benefits of faster broadband

Rutland businesses reap benefits of faster broadband

With fibre broadband now par for the course across most of Rutland, it’s not just people living in the county who are reaping the benefits.

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Alec Crombie on his sponsored walk Photo: Lee Hellwing

Blind Alec goes the distance for Uppingham’s Hopper

Uppingham’s mayor Alec Crombie is celebrating after completing a charity walk around the town.

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Kathryn Drakard and Giles Houston with their bikes at Rutland Water. By Lee Hellwing.

Friends take on 621 mile cycle challenge at Rutland Water

Giles Houston and Kathryn Drakard at Rutland Water Photo: Lee Hellwing

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Richard Hall and Graham Richardson with a Ferrari bobsleigh they 'borrowed' from the Italy national team

Golden oldies are top guns on the tracks

Two bobsleighers are celebrating after another successful season on the slopes.

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Rutland to Melton International CiCLE Classic 2017 Photo: Lee Hellwing

Surprises galore can be expected as riders prepare for Classic challenge

The most internationally
diverse field in the history of the Rutland-Melton 
International CiCLE Classic will be competing for honours on Sunday.

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Golf

Sue’s steady showing sees ladies captain earn her spurs

Ladies captain Sue Brand earned her spurs on Sunday when she won the April Medal on the Lakes course at 
Greetham Valley.

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Bus service which runs through Oakham and Uppingham to end

Bus service which runs through Oakham and Uppingham to end

Rutland County Council has received notice from Centrebus Ltd indicating that the company intends to end its contract to operate the RF1 bus service in Rutland.

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Pot and manger sale in Upppingham

Pots and mangers were sold in Uppingham to raise more than £1,100 for a school and a horticultural group

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Oakham to star in new TV series

Oakham to star in new TV series

Oakham is set to play a leading role on the small screen as the town features in an episode of a new TV series – Britain in Bloom.

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Smash on A1 at the Woolfox Depot results in lengthy tailbacks southbound

Smash on A1 at the Woolfox Depot results in lengthy tailbacks southbound

Traffic on the A1 southbound is moving slowly after a lorry jacknifed at the Woolfox Depot this morning.

Crime
Katie Cardew open studio evening'Photo: Lee Hellwing

Illustrator Katie Cardew launches new studio in King’s Cliffe with open evenings

An illustrator has held two open studio evening events to officially open her new shop.

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Rugby

Injuries take their toll as Oaks are felled by late try treble

Three tries in the final 30 
minutes sent Oakham 
spinning to defeat in 
Saturday’s Midlands 2 East (South) clash at third-placed Market Harborough.

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Raising awareness of diabetes risk in our area

Raising awareness of diabetes risk in our area

People are being urged to learn more about the risks of diabetes during a prevention week later this month.

Health
Jozef Mordawska pretented to be Captain Amercia to calm a boy after he fell from a cliffside. By Lee Hellwing.

Bugtopia the Zoo owner calms boy,11, after cliff fall by telling him he’s Captain America

A heroic Rutland zoo owner helped calm an 11-year-old boy after he plunged 200ft off a cliff - by telling him he was Captain America.

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Police hunting for car driver after motorcyclist injured in A1 crash

Police hunting for car driver after motorcyclist injured in A1 crash

Police are looking for the driver of a gold Ford Mondeo who is thought to have crashed into a motorcyclist this morning (Friday, April 13).

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Sophie Chambers and Amy Campbell, 11, from Pick Orgnaic Farm Photo: Lee Hellwing

Thousands flock to Rutland Food and Drink Festival

More than 4,000 people braved last weekend’s drizzle to attend the Rutland Food and Drink Festival in Oakham on Sunday.

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Person taken to hospital after crash in Essendine

Person taken to hospital after crash in Essendine

A person was taken to hospital after a van was involved in a collision in Stamford Road, Essendine.

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Coun Oliver Helmsley, Jason Allen, Ben Jones and James Frieland

Video puts county in spotlight

A new video showcasing Rutland as it has never been seen before has been launched by Discover Rutland .

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Dumbo and Babar are the latest arrivals to Bugtopia the Zoo. By Lee Hellwing.

Visitors to Rutland zoo think new arrivals are ele-phantastic

They may look like oversize guinea pigs but these adorable brothers who are the latest arrivals to Bugtopia the Zoo at Rutland Water are most closely related to 
elephants.

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