25 Years Ago

lThe head of English at KGGS, Keith Brammer, wrote to the examination board to complain of “confusing” and “hypothetical” questions in O-Level questions.

lA fire in an airing cupboard in Bridge End Road caused £1,000 worth of damage.

lAlison Dowsett smashed two North Midland power-lifting records at Grantham Leisure Centre and came within 10 kilos of the British record.

lGrantham Town slipped to two defeats in three days, first losing 3-0 to Merthyr Tydfil before going down 2-0 to Corby Town.