lThe future was “looking brighter than it has for some time” at Aveling Barford. Orders had picked up in recent months following the laying off of 160 people.
lThe former John Hall and Son store in St Peter’s Hill was sold at auction for £1,150,000 to a mystery bidder.
lDetectives were investigating a possible link between a break-in and a fire at a garage and workshop in Ropsley.
lRoy Watson became Grantham’s third Midlands Counties Schoolboy champion in five years after a points win.