lThe Journal recalled the Queen mother’s visit to Grantham in 1963 following her death.
lGrantham trombonist Paul Emmett helped record an unofficial England song for the World Cup called Goldenballs.
lA national survey predicted house prices in villages with an NG33 postcode would sky-rocket. The Valuation Agency predicted a terraced house worth £87,000 in 2002 would rise in value to £118,000 over the next three years.
lGrantham Town were pushing for promotion following a 3-0 win against Corby Town.