l Long-lost brothers David and Ron Green were reunited within hours of an appeal in the Journal. The brothers, who went into different children’s homes 35 years previously, found they had been living just 300 yards apart.
l Plans to build a Do It All in Gonerby Road, Grantham, were revealed by W. H. Smith. The 20,000 sq ft DIY store was to create 45 jobs.
l Plans to clean up Grantham Canal were announced.