Oakham News

Rutland schools pledge support for armed forces community

Posted: 13.12.19 by The Editor Local News



Schools and early education providers from across Rutland have pledged to do all they can to support the county’s armed forces community by signing ...

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Oakham shoppers enjoy festive tipples at pop-up alpine-themed après ski bar

Posted: 13.12.19 by The Editor Local News



More than 200 customers enjoyed the opening night of a festive alpine-themed après ski bar in Oakham on Monday (9 Dec). Pop-up Après Bar has take...

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Conservative Alicia Kearns elected new MP for Rutland

Posted: 13.12.19 by The Editor Local News



After clinching a historic Conservative general election victory, the party has kept the Rutland and Melton seat - with an increased majority. Ali...

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HMP Stocken prisoners give thumbs-up to anti-violence campaign

Posted: 11.12.19 by The Editor Local News



Inmates at HMP Stocken have given their full support to a global campaign to eradicate violence against women. The male prisoners have volunteered ...

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Multi-million pound plan for Oakham Enterprise Park cancelled for foreseeable future

Posted: 10.12.19 by The Editor Local News



A multi-million pound project to improve and increase capacity at Oakham Enterprise Park has been cancelled for the foreseeable future. In December...

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Oakham Castle wins award for heritage education

Posted: 09.12.19 by The Editor Local News



Oakham Castle has been recognised for the quality of its educational services with the 2019 Sandford Award. The castle, run by Rutland County Counc...

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Oakham firefighters and community rally round to rescue resident in need

Posted: 09.12.19 by The Editor Local News



Oakham firefighters teamed up with the community to rescue a resident in need at the weekend in a wonderful show of festive goodwill. Big-hearted f...

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Best of local photography on show at Oakham's Rutland County Museum

Posted: 09.12.19 by The Editor Local News



Stamford and Rutland Photographic Society is showcasing some of its best work in a new exhibition at Oakham's Rutland County Museum. The societ...

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Elderly Oakham couple scammed out of £5,000 by courier fraudsters

Posted: 05.12.19 by The Editor Local News



An elderly Oakham couple were duped out of £5,000 after falling foul of courier fraudsters. The pensioners in their 80s were contacted by the conm...

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Special Christmas delivery from Oakham QD store

Posted: 04.12.19 by The Editor Local News



Oakham discount retailer QD is giving Santa a helping hand by donating 400 sweet treats for the town’s annual Christmas late-night shopping even...

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