lPolice were hunting an armed robber who stole £520 from a postmistress at gunpoint. The robber fled the Plungar post office with the cash in a carrier bag.
lPlans to sell white poppies beside traditional poppies to promote peace were given short shrift in Grantham.
l Town triumphed in an x-rated win over Moor Green. The Journal reported: “If Saturday’s FA Trophy match had been transmitted on Channel Four there’d have been a red triangle in the top left hand corner.”