10 Years Ago

lWork began on repairs and maintenance work on the Guildhall and the clock tower.

lComet in Grantham Retail Park, Gonerby Hill Foot closed to be replaced by Carpetright.

lA reunion was planned for those who left Walton Girls’ High School in 1982.

lGrantham Cricket Club won the Lincolnshire ECB Premier League for the first time. West Indian bowler Jason Bennett broke the league record by taking 58 wickets as Grantham lost just once in the 18-game season. Bennett took seven for 27 in Grantham’s final league fixture.