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Boston, Lincolnshire: The Pilgrims and a Thread to America

New and exciting information has been uncovered in the lead up to the 2020 ‘Mayflower 400’ anniversary of the foundation of America that completely changes the story of the Pilgrims in Boston. Original archive documents and new research, now on display in Boston...

Consultation for removal of BT Payphones

BT is proposing to remove eight public payphones from various locations in Boston borough. BT is consulting the local communities and Boston Borough Council asking for comments on their proposals to remove eight payphones within the Borough. As part of this...

Richard receives his British Empire Medal

Wyberton resident and Councillor, Richard Austin was presented with the British Empire Medal for Services to the Community of Boston by the Lord Lieutenant of Lincolnshire, Mr Toby Dennis. The ceremony took place in St Leodegar’s Church, Wyberton on Saturday 21...

Climbing high at Active Boston

Active Boston, funded by Boston Big Local, has been praised by both stallholders and the public as a great success once again. With over 1,000 visitors throughout the day, the free event of sport and health, provided attractions including a climbing wall, bouncy...

National Recycling Week: Are you a top recycler?

This National Recycling Week (23-28 September) residents are being reminded to recycle plastic bottles and to make sure their recycling is clean and dry. Milk bottles, pop bottles, toiletry bottles, cleaning product bottles, ketchup bottles, squash bottles – all...

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...