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Police & Crime Commissioner Elections

Police & Crime Commissioner Candidates

20th April 2024 | Community, People

The job of the Police and Crime Commissioner is to ensure the policing needs of their communities are met as effectively as possible. Bringing communities closer to the police, building confidence in the system and restoring trust. Police and Crime Commissioners (PCCs) give the public a voice at the highest level and give the public the ability to ensure their police are accountable.

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Duggie's Ramblings

Duggies Ramblings

20th April 2024 | People

Easter tide, but why is the title of this seminal festival unrelated to the event which is commemorated? Answer: Christianity was very adept at poaching titles from pagan sources. Eastre was a heathen goddess whose festival was in spring, hence the bunnies and eggs, not the stone being rolled away and a time when millions around the world meet on this day – Easterday. Easter time lasts till Whitsun (50 days).

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Marriage Seminar

17th February 2024 | People, What's On

A one day marriage seminar inspired by 'The Marriage Course' is being held on Saturday 9 March, 10am - 4pm, in St Wilfrid’s Church Hall, Kibworth. A sandwich lunch will be provided.

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Glenfields Optical Pearl

20th November 2023 | Business, People

Optical Assistant Carol Barker celebrates her 30th year with Edmonds and Slatter independent opticians this November, making it her pearl anniversary! She joined the company in 1993 and has remained part of the Glenfield practice team ever since.

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The Hall, West Langton

30th October 2023 | People

Paul, Carol and six month old son Philip moved to Stable Cottage, The Hall, West Langton in 1982. The former stables were ideal for Carol as she ran a riding school and livery with 14 horses. One of them a cross shire horse was called Nimrod.

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