10 Years Ago

lA town pharmacy was offering free morning after pills to girls aged 12 to 20. The scheme came from a government drive to slash the under-16 conception rate.

l’What would become of the old police station in Stonebridge Road?’ That was the question being asked ten years ago.

lThe Angel and Royal pub was put up for sale at a price of £650,000.

lThe old nurses’ quarters in Manthorpe Road was targeted by arsonists. It was the second time in a month fire fighters had been called out to the building because of vandals.