25 Years Ago

l Phil Boyer quit as joint manager of Grantham Town after 15 months in the post.

l Prince Charles visited King’s School, giving his approval of the school’s new Centre for Industrial Studies.

l The owner of a cat which gnawed through its own paw to escape a wire snare offered her pet to the RSPCA. The owner hoped her pet would serve as an illustration for an anti-snare campaign.

l In boxing, Grantham ABC’s Paul “Mighty Atom” Ironmonger won a majority verdict at BMARC Hall.