25 Years Ago

lA 17-year-old gave birth in the back of a taxi. Amanda Ellis of Bottesford was being taken to hospital in the taxi when she gave birth at Barrowby Hill.

lPeople in Long Bennington were kicking up a stink about the stench emanating from the nearby maggot factory. A petition signed by 150 people was handed to the Health Department.

lThieves stole cigarettes in a smash-and-grab raid on a village shop in Corby Glen.

lGrantham Town called in the police to investigate possible irregularities dating back ten years.