Downton Abbey - the internet is buzzing this week with discussion about why the fictional Lord Grantham hasn’t been conscripted to fight in the Great War.

USA - Grantham University has received approval for the Department of Defense’s new Voluntary Education Partnership Memorandum of Understanding.

Australia - Building work has begun on the first new home in Grantham, Queensland, after the town was devastated by floods.

Georgia - Debate is raging over the tactics of American Football defensive line coach Todd Grantham, and his 3-4 style defense, which utilises three down linemen and four linebackers. We don’t know what it means either.

Economics - In another doom-laden prediction, veteran investor Jeremy Grantham says today’s young traders have no idea how to cope with current market conditions.