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Saying it with 1,000 flowers

Boston is more than 1,000 flowering plants better off after a community planting project in Central Park. More than 100 people responded to the challenge to come along for as little time as they could spare to plant a plant in a new wild flower garden. Organiser...

Well done Sophie and Carl – now it’s your turn

The annual four-day Big Boston Clean Up starts on Monday, April 15, but, wow, look what litter pickers Sophie and Carl have already cleaned up from near the Pilgrim Fathers’ Memorial at Fishtoft. Their haul included sacks of general litter plus cushions and a car...

See the Easter Beonna bunny

Join in traditional Easter fun on Easter Monday at The Beonna community hub at Benington, with egg decorating, egg ‘n’ spoon and egg rolling contests, games and crafts, Easter hunts, plenty of chocolate, face painting and a visit from the Easter Bunny. There's lots of...

Win tickets to see James Morrison in Boston

You could be part of an intimate Boston audience to be entertained by singer, songwriter and guitarist James Morrison. James (five UK top ten hits: You Give Me Something, Wonderful World, You Make It Real, Broken Strings and I Won’t Let You Go; four top ten albums:...

Latest Brexit information

Brexit can be confusing, and a worry as deadlines come and go and new ones may be set. For the latest information about how Brexit could impact businesses, workers, EU citizens after the UK leaves, travel to Europe and driving abroad, go to www.gov.uk/euexit

Schools’ language project

Language can broaden horizons and be the key to a successful career, and a new project seeks to form links between classes in schools in Boston and those in Hanseatic countries across the Continent. The idea is Bernd Baumann’s, a primary school teacher in Lübeck,...

Summer scheme could benefit local projects

National Citizen Service is coming to Boston this summer, offering opportunities for 15 to 17-year-olds to develop valuable skills for work and life. And projects they undertake could benefit local communities. As a member of the EBP (Education Business Partnership,...

Free diabetes event in Boston

An informative event for people living with type 2 diabetes is to be held at Boston Utd FC in York Street on Thursday, April 25. The theme will be living well with type 2 diabetes and is organised by Diabetes UK. The free event starts at 5.30pm until 9pm, but includes...

Marathon breaking records already

The Boston Marathon UK 2019 on Sunday, April 14, is set to be a record breaker. The entry deadline has now passed and a record 1,514 runners have registered for the full marathon, the half marathon and the 5k fun run. Runners will be from all over the UK, Eastern...

Leap from a plane… with feet on terra firma

Ever wanted to make a parachute jump, drive a tank or climb a mountain? Now you can, with the Army, but in complete safety and comfort and without even leaving Boston. The Army will be one of the exhibitors at this Thursday’s Boston Careers and Jobs Fair at the Peter...