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Boston May Fair

Boston Borough Council and the Showman's Guild are pleased to announce that for the first time on Sunday 5th May 11am-1pm the May Fair on Bargate Green Car park and Wide Bargate will be opening without sound. This will enable families with children with additional needs to enjoy the delights of the May Fair without the sensory overload that can sometimes prevent some of them enjoying the experience.

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First South & East Lincolnshire Cultural Conference taking place this May

A new South & East Lincolnshire Cultural Conference will take place for the first time this May, giving arts and heritage organisations and practitioners across the region the chance to network, share ideas and get involved in the launch of a new creative programme of work.

Community events in Boston for 2024

Boston Borough Council's events team and local organisers have an exciting line-up of community events planned for Boston Town Centre for 2024.

Eligible residents in Boston encouraged to apply for grants to improve home energy efficiency

Could you or someone you know benefit from a warmer home and cheaper energy bills?

Boston Heroes Celebrated: Honouring Community Contributions

Last night, our esteemed Boston Heroes of 2023/24 gathered at The Beonna All Saints Church to commemorate the spirit of community.

Successful court hearing upholds penalties for HMO breaches

In a recent tribunal court hearing, Mr. Nigel William Harry Hobbs and Mr. James Robert Hobbs faced financial civil penalties imposed by Boston Borough Council regarding properties at 123 and 125 Norfolk Street, Boston. The case focused on violations of the Housing Act 2004 and the Management of Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMO) Regulations 2006.

Boston May Fair to offer sensory-friendly experience for families

In a ground-breaking move, the Boston May Fair, a long-standing tradition in the town, will be offering a sensory-friendly experience for families with children with additional needs.

Boston Christmas Festival 2024 dates announced!

Mark your calendars, because the Boston Christmas Festival is back and better than ever! Following the resounding success of last year's event, we're thrilled to announce that this year's festival will take place from Friday, November 29th to Sunday, December 1st.

South & East Lincolnshire Councils Partnership announces its new People & Skills Programme: Over £1.8m Invested in Employment, Social Mobility and Economic Growth

More than £1.8million has been awarded by the South & East Lincolnshire Councils Partnership through the UK Shared Prosperity Fund to projects aimed at supporting residents into higher skilled, higher paid work.

The Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) on Hatter Lane, Boston extended for a further three-year period)

Boston Borough Council's Cabinet has agreed to keep Hatter Lane in the town accessible by keypad-controlled gates only.

Boston Borough Council commemorates 50 years of serving the community

Boston Borough Council is reaching a historic milestone as the authority marks its 50th year of serving the local community.

Boston's Cabinet approves action plan to enhance Boston Markets

Boston's Cabinet has approved a comprehensive work programme aimed at further developing the town's Wednesday and Saturday markets.

Boston and East Lindsey councils awarded share of £60m Sport England Swimming Pool Support Fund

Boston Borough Council and East Lindsey District Council has been awarded £911,312 after a successful partnership bid for a share of Sport England's Swimming Pool Support Fund.