lGrantham was one of a number of towns in the running to be the home of a new national fire museum which was set to be built somewhere in Lincolnshire.
lAngry regulars were unhappy at the closure of the Granada Bingo and Social Club in St Peter’s Hill.
lGeorge Reeve was named as the new president of Grantham’s 68-year-old Engineers’ Society.
lGonerby SC thrashed Harrowby 9-1. Tim Cullington was the star, grabbing four goals. Steve Meggitt struck back to score a consolation effort for the visitors.