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Tories claiming credit but taking no responsibility

This week has shown our Tory MP claiming credit for bringing the bypass dream for Grantham a step closer with a £16m cheque from the Treasury. 201 more words

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Berry Cottage

Berry Cottage is in a small Lincolnshire hamlet between Grantham and Newark. Close to the A1 and the main East Coast railway line it offers a quiet peaceful home with good communication to the outside world. 62 more words


More 1960s photos added

We’ve added the final batch of Hylton Holt’s photographs here.  They include shots taken on a visit to New England shed near Peterborough in May 1964 in search of ex-Grantham A3s as they spent their final months in service, awaiting the call to deputise for ailing diesel locomotives.  37 more words

From NH to KS: Abolitionists Charles and Julia Lovejoy

Sometimes I have time to write for fun. I found an article about the Lovejoys in the Croydon (N.H.) church history files, so did a little Googling to learn more. 1,237 more words


Wildflowers at Harlaxton Wharf, Grantham Canal

I stopped off at Harlaxton Wharf on a cycle along the canal and got somewhat waylaid identifying the flowers there – for a very small square of land, you will find many species of wildflower! 2,414 more words