10 Years Ago

lThe Prince William of Gloucester Barracks was ear-marked as a potential home of a new driving school which would be the biggest in the world.

lMarket traders were irate at council plans to seek a guarantee payment for 50 weeks of the year from each stall holder, penalising “fair weather traders”.

lPetitioners were demanding listed building status for the Maltings in Bridge Street.

lKnipton jockey Robert “Chocolate” Thornton was given a late ride in the Grand National and finished fifth on Supreme Charm.