For a few minutes on Wednesday 19th April 1950 an aircraft appeared in the sky over Grantham. It probably drew little attention from people going about their daily business; but on board was an Aerofilms cameraman, lens trained on the townscape below. 92 more words
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Ted McGrory’s – Best In Me E.P out today available on iTunes, Amazon and to stream on Spotify.
Buy it now, or if you can’t afford to stream it on Spotify and help us and Ted out, all money will go to Ted and future Exiled Records releases. 15 more words
Network Rail is welcoming comments on planned improvements to level crossings on the Nottingham to Grantham line.
Significant investment is planned to re-signal the line in order to replace life-expired equipment. 136 more words
Our most recent upload is a compilation of Roy Vinter’s fascinating insights into his work as a cleaner, passed cleaner and fireman. Roy spent two years away from Grantham on loan at King’s Cross shed, trading the usual lot of a Grantham passed cleaner – such as shovelling ash from the locomotive disposal pits – for regular and varied footplate work in and around north London and, occasionally, on the main line. 69 more words