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Boston Emergency Night Shelter

UPDATE 5/03/2020 @ 11.41AM - The Boston Emergency Night Shelter will be closed after tonight due to the forecast in temperature rising. The shelter will be open tonight (Thursday 5th) but closed from tomorrow morning. We will notify again when the shelter opens. If...

Message from the Leader of the Council on Coronavirus

The Borough of Boston is such an amazing place and I am so proud of everyone who lives here. We are now facing one of the toughest times in our history, which will live in most people’s memories forever. I am calling on everyone to play their part in protecting our...

Boston’s new venue for everyone

A new town centre venue that is available to everyone has been launched in Boston. The Local Community Centre on Mitre Lane is housed in the building which was previously known as Pensioner House and can now be hired by any group or individual. A group of about 30...

Caught on camera

We have been made aware of a number of images posted on social media showing alleged culprits either defecating or urinating in public in Boston. Unfortunately, the public who are posting these images are not reporting these incidents to the council or police. Action...

New Group, Bigger Voice

Two local Neighbourhood Action Groups have merged to become a bigger voice in their community. High Street South & Boston East and Witham Central & Carlton Road Neighbourhood Action Groups have merged to become the Boston Central Neighbourhood Action Group....

Lincolnshire Tourism Excellence Awards 2020

The Lincolnshire Tourism Excellence Awards was held at the Doubletree by Hilton in Lincoln on Thursday 12th March. With 12 categories and three businesses shortlisted under each, it was a great achievement for Boston Guildhall Museum to be among the finalists in the...

Decision on BT payphone consultation

As part of a consultation by telecommunications company BT into the removal of less-used payphones across the borough, Boston Borough Council has released its final response. The notification setting out the decision has been drawn up following receipt of comments...

Community Champions praised

The Mayor of Boston, Cllr Anton Dani, praised the borough’s Community Litter Champions when he invited them into the council chamber for afternoon tea.  He thanked the volunteers for all they do in helping to keep all areas of the borough clean and tidy at all times...

Boston’s Big Fundraising Quiz – Enter your team now!

A local charity is calling those who may be interested in taking part in its Fundraising Quiz and have some fun at the same time as raising money for a good cause. Boston Community Transport are hosting ‘Boston Big Quiz’ at 7pm on Friday 24th April at the White Hart...

Council tax 2020/21: Borough council increase 7p a week

The majority of households will have to pay 7p a week more towards the borough’s share of their council tax. Boston Borough Council agreed on Monday night that the coming year’s council tax should increase by 2.05 per cent. It represents a 7p a week increase for the...