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Boston Calendar 2020

A calendar with a difference. Winning pictures taken by you, chosen by To download click on the image below to open the pdf and save to your device. Printed copies available from Chris Cook Print for £8 each or 2 for £12.  

Inclusive Boston Award Fund

Lincolnshire Community and Voluntary Service’s Inclusive Boston has announced a new funding pot aimed at supporting organisations and groups with projects which promote inclusivity and partnership working. Funded projects are expected to primarily focus on developing...

Crowds gather to honour the fallen

All generations were represented at a poignant and moving ceremony in Boston’s Memorial Gardens on Friday to mark the annual opening of the garden of remembrance. The crowd listened intently as Don Ransome, President of the Boston and District Branch of the Royal...

FREE advertising for Small Business Saturday

Boston Borough Council's social media presence - Facebook and Twitter - gets seen by thousands every day. Saturday, December 7, is Small Business Saturday and to support local traders the council wants to hear from any borough small business so it can promote it on...

Preserving Boston’s Heritage

Boston has one of the Country’s oldest ‘conservation areas’, designated in 1969, which covers the Market Place, High Street and Wide Bargate and most of the surrounding streets and includes a high concentration of listed buildings, which are recognised nationally of...

BT Payphone removal consultation – First Notification

Further to the consultation published on Thursday 26th September, the council have carried out consultation with local groups and given consideration to any representations received. The First Notification has been prepared and sent to the Secretary of State for...

Tidal flood gate arrives on barge

Yesterday we were invited to view the 300-tonne tidal flood gate which arrived in Boston early Sunday morning, ready to be installed as part of the Boston Barrier Scheme. The Boston Barrier gate has been shipped by barge from The Netherlands and will be driven into...

Two off-licence applications refused    

Two applications for licences for the sale of alcohol for consumption have been rejected. Boston Borough Council's licensing sub-committee refused applications for the premises licences under the Licensing Act 2003, presented by Mr Byatt on behalf of Mr Talib Abdul...

Get your five a day from Kelly

Every month, we’re profiling one of the traders at Boston Market, finding out more about their businesses and the faces you’ll see behind the stalls. One of Boston’s famous market stalls selling fruit and veg for over 30 years are awarded this month’s stallholder of...

Did you know Boston now has its very own World Champion?

The Rebel Racers bounced their way around the raceway as they raced on Sunday for the Nationals Final, Worldwide Rebellion away at Aldershot. Karl Emmett from Boston was one of the 35 racers to take part and walked away with his very first World Championship Trophy....