25 Years Ago in Grantham

The Brownies in Grantham found themselves at the centre of a storm after doing a good deed. Envelopes they delivered turned out to contain pro-Conservative material, leading to an angry reaction from Labour.

A new purpose-built council chamber for South Kesteven District Council was opened in St Peter’s Hill.

Thieves raided a rearing shed at Stubton and stole French partridges worth £6,000.