50 Years Ago

l The Air Ministry made a ruling that the aerodrome at Woolfox Lodge, between Grantham and Stamford, could not be used as a civil airport.

l Grantham’s MP Mr J. B. Godber was all set to lead the British delegation at the General Assembly of the United Nations.

l Visitor numbers at St Wulfram’s took a steep drop off.

l Fire fighters were called out twice to the same cottage fire in Croxton Kerrial.