lA deluge of rain flooded roads and fields in Grantham. The rain almost caused the River Witham to flood in Wyndham Park.
lPolice feared a possible tragedy as they warned parents not to let their children play with replica guns in the street. An inspector said: “It’s impossible to tell these are not real guns.
lGrantham Town faced Grimsby Town in their first pre-season friendly.
lPrince Charles visited RAF Cranwell.