lA five-year-old boy named Archie Latter fell from a hay loft in the yard of the George Hotel and fractured his skull. However, he was expected to make a full recovery.
lThe hottest day for the past 30 years was recorded in Grantham - followed by thunder and hail.
lRippingale lost its village policeman when PC Cook left for a village in the Lincoln area. Mr and Mrs Cook were said to have “gained the respect of everyone in the village”.