During the half-term holiday, Army Cadets from around the UK were chosen to attend a STEM (Science Technology Engineering and Maths) camp, hosted at Westdown Camp, Salisbury Plain. The six-day camp consisted of a series of activities and short lessons on how the modern British Army makes use of the wide range of technology it […]
Two army cadets from Horncastle have really being putting it about in recently, having been selected to represent their region in the Army Cadet National Athletics Championships being held this Saturday at Grantham’s Meres Stadium. Both Macauley Cox and Hadleigh Brown have proved their prowess in the shot put event and will be representing their […]
The Uniformed Public Services (UPS) Competition, sponsored by Total Care Security Ltd, involved 120 students from six colleges across the East Midlands (Central College Nottingham, Grantham, Boston, Newark, New College Nottingham and Lincoln). These young adults, many of whom are hoping to work in the Police, Fire Brigade, Armed Forces, Ambulance or Security Services, compete in a range […]
Recently, RAF College Cranwell hosted the Uniformed Professional Services Competition (UPS) between colleges from across the East Midlands. Tasks included CSI, First Aid, security event (clue finding and mystery solving) and…… marching drill! Recruits in most modern militaries are taught drill to teach them how to work and move as a team. For the […]
Did you see the eclipse this morning?
RAF College Cranwell was the prestigious venue for the final of Young Enterprise ‘Company of the Year Competition 2014 – Lincolnshire & Rutland’. The overall winners were Grantham and Kesteven Girls High School’s team ‘Scensational’ with their eco-friendly gift candle business. Seven teams made through to the finals but it will be ‘Scensational’ who […]
Grantham saw the arrival of the first Gravity Fields Festivals last week.
With more and more people gaining the desire to be slimmer and slimmer, anorexia is becoming a rising problem in teenagers.
Foodbank is an organisation that donates food to the people who can’t afford it. Foodbank in Grantham was founded in 2010 by Brian Hanbury, who is still the project co-ordinator of this fantastic scheme.
…… it has raised debate in Grantham as to why this great woman has not been honoured more?