APRIL 1997 IN RUTLAND – what do you remember of the celebrations when Rutland got its county status back? I hear of hot air balloons, a party at Rutland Water with special independence Ruddles Ale, Peggy said Victor Woods sold a few limited edition Green Independence Rovers – she still drives her car. She said Kim Lee had one too, when he was a solicitor in town. What do you remember about the weekend?
STACEY’S FUNDRAISER FOR THE LITTLE PRINCESS TRUST – 12 year old Stacey Tagg has organised a night of entertainment with a fish and chip supper and silent auction at Stamford Welland Academy this Friday. Tickets are £10, and £6 children
MATT HAMPSON – in conversation tonight at Stamford Town Hall, tickets £15 from Loomes watches on Saint Mary’s Street
TOMORROW – hear about a charity ball on 25th March at the William Cecil in memory of Richard Marsh. Also before 8, hear from Uppingham Community College students we visited earlier on the Year 9 careers day
MYSTERY VOICE – worth £20, it’s not Lady Victoria Leatham