l Grantham Hospital was facing the possibility of losing intensive care services. Bosses said patients would be better served being treated at a bigger hospital.
l A masked robber armed with a sawn-off shotgun robbed a Post Office in Buckminster. A man and a woman were later arrested in Sleaford.
l AC Williams suffered its third coach fire in a year.
l Grantham Town were set to play in the final of the 2011/2012 Lincolnshire Senior Cup...as they prepared for the 2012/13 season. The final was held over from the previous season.