lBritish Coal were warned to keep the noise down during drilling of exploratory holes in the Denton area following complaints.
l“Deadly knives” were being sold in Grantham shops with police with police in Grantham “dismayed” at the variety of knives now available.
lLincoln City were thrashed 6-1 at home by Grantham Town. The Journal mocked their big city neighbours saying City had “sent boys to do men’s work”. Craig Ramsey was the star of the show, scoring a second hat-trick in three days.