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Council Tax Support scheme

We need your views on our proposed Council Tax Support Scheme for 2020/21. Currently the scheme protects those of pension age and those of working-age in receipt of a war pension. It is means tested but allows for vulnerability. The current scheme also limits the...

Come celebrate with us

Geoff Moulder Leisure Complex is soon to celebrate its 30th birthday. The Geoff Moulder Pool was opened on 24th September 1989 by the Mayor Geoff Moulder, to offer the people of Boston all year round swimming. The outdoor pool which stood on the site opened in the mid...

Fifth Gold awarded to Boston in Bloom

Partnership members from Boston in Bloom headed to Chesterfield today, for the annual awards presentation of the East Midlands in Bloom competition. In previous years, the volunteer partnership has walked away with a multitude of awards, including Best War Award...

Memorial of lost fishermen unveiled

More than 50 people turned out to witness the unveiling of a lasting memorial to lost fishermen. After much anticipation, the completed sculpture was finally revealed to the public at its home on land at the B&M site also known as the Boston Gateway. People...

New team to tackle on-street litter

A new team of enforcement officers have taken to the streets of Boston this month in a bid to tackle people who deliberately drop litter, who don't clean up after their dog and those who fly-tip instead of taking a trip to the tip. These new officers began patrolling...

Don’t lose your voice – Annual canvass 2019

Local residents are being warned not to lose their voice on matters that affect them by completing their annual canvass form and returning it to their local authority as soon as possible. With the Police and Crime Comissioner (PCC) elections taking place in Boston...

Don’t waste your waste – GetComposting this autumn

The summer sun is performing its last dance of the year and our gardens will soon become wastelands of winter, but before the snow starts to fall, it’s time to take autumn by the bronzed leaves and get out there, prune, trim and prepare the garden for next year. So,...

BTAC Small Grant Scheme round 2 now open

Boston Town Area Committee Small Grant Scheme Round 2 is open for applications. Submission deadline is Wednesday 16th October 2019. If you are a fully constituted community group or organisation delivering projects for the benefit of residents in any of the town...

Events this September in Central Park Boston

September will see Central Park host its last few events for this year’s BTAC programme, starting off with a return of the Outdoor Cinema of Mary Poppins Returns on Friday 20th September - Now an adult with three children, bank teller Michael Banks learns that his...

Our Corporate Peer Challenge

10 September – 12 September 2019 Boston Borough Council is hosting a visit by a Local Government Association (LGA) peer challenge team this week. We have invited the team in to look at what we do and give us some thoughts on what we are doing well and what we could...