10 Years Ago

l The five suspects in the Mark Corley murder case all walked free from court following the collapse of their trial. The police were found to have illegally bugged the men while they spoke to their solicitors.

l Lake Havasu City in Arizona, having already purchased the old London Bridge, was planning to give a home to a Margaret Thatcher statue commissioned by the House of Commons.

l Grantham ABC’s Richard Croke made his long-awaited debut, winning on points. The 11-year-old struggled to find opponents in his weight class.