Oakham News

Rutland - 3.99 percent council tax rise on the cards

Posted: 22.01.20 by Sarah Ward, Local Democracy Reporter Local News



Rutland residents will have to shell out an extra £68 to pay their council tax bill if budget proposals are approved. Rutland County Council says ...

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Rutland councillors defer decision on whether to accept £29.4m Government grant

Posted: 21.01.20 by The Editor Local News



Rutland County Councillors have voted to defer a decision on whether to accept a government grant worth £29.4m to help fund infrastructure improvemen...

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Learn how to protect your charity from cyber crime at Leicestershire Police free events

Posted: 21.01.20 by The Editor Local News



Leicestershire Police and the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner are hosting events for charities to help stop them from becoming victims of ...

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HMP Stocken riot: Prison Officers' Association release details

Posted: 21.01.20 by The Editor Local News



The Prison Officers' Association has released details of Saturday's (18 Jan) riot at HMP Stocken. The association says that at 5pm prisoner...

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Rutland County Council goes back out to tender after losing some home care providers

Posted: 21.01.20 by Sarah Ward, Local Democracy Reporter Local News



Rutland County Council is going back out to the market after a number of its home care providers have dropped out. The authority – which spends j...

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Royal British Legion Oakham Branch receives award for raising more than £49,000...in one year

Posted: 20.01.20 by David Smith, Chairman of Oakham Branch of the Royal British Legion Local News



The Oakham Branch of the Royal British Legion is one of the smaller branches in England. However Oakham and Rutland’s long-established connection...

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Rutland retains status as Fairtrade county

Posted: 20.01.20 by The Editor Local News



Rutland has retained its status as a Fairtrade county, recognising the support it gives to the promotion and use of Fairtrade products throughout loca...

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Oak Om launch a huge success

Posted: 20.01.20 by The Editor Local News



Business is booming at Oak Om, Oakham's newly-relaunched dedicated yoga and pilates studio. Formerly known as the Hotbox Yoga Oakham, located b...

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New employment units on former Essendine Hotel site given green light

Posted: 17.01.20 by The Editor Local News



A bid to build new employment units on the site of the former Essendine Hotel has been given the go-ahead. Bourne-based Alexander Property Group ha...

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Sigma Sports to open store in Oakham

Posted: 17.01.20 by The Editor Local News



Road cycling and triathlon retailer Sigma Sports is opening a store in Oakham. Due to open its doors in late spring, the 4,000 square feet of retai...

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