Rutland Times Op-Ed 28th April

Six weeks ago, the future looked daunting. We were beginning our battle with an unknown and unseen enemy, the biggest threat our country and communities have faced in decades.

Two outstanding initiatives recognised as ‘Unsung Heroes’

This week Rutland and Melton MP Alicia Kearns has given special recognition to the Howling family who run the Synsonby Knoll Hotel in Melton Mowbray and the team at Rutland Sewing for their robust response to the outbreak of COVID-19.

Local Hero Celebrates 100th Birthday

This Saturday is Mr Dennis Kirk from Plungar’s 100th birthday, and his Member of Parliament Alicia Kearns has welcomed the opportunity to celebrate his outstanding contribution to his community during the Second World War and beyond.

Rutland Times Op-Ed 21st April

Over the last few weeks, our lives have changed beyond recognition. I understand this is a period of great worry, but we must continue adhering to the lockdown to ensure our lives can return to normal as quickly as possible and keep those we love with us and healthy.