50 Years Ago

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l Organisers of the Grantham celebrations for the Quincentenery year were hoping to have two royal visitors to the town.

l The driving in Grantham over Whitsuntide was described as “exceptional” by a police spokesman after an accident-free holiday.

l More than 100 cadets visited from the United States Air Force Military Academy in Colorado Springs and were set to try playing cricket.

l The chairman of Kesteven Rugby Club retired after five years in the role.