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Cost of Living

With significant rise in the cost of living we know that some households will be struggling financially, emotionally or because they need practical advice and help. Here is some key information on what support is available and how to access it. As new schemes, advice and support becomes available this page will be kept updated.

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Good Causes register to benefit from South & East Lincolnshire Community Lottery

Over 30 good causes have already registered to sign up to benefit from the new South & East Lincolnshire Community Lottery.

Boston in Bloom achieve gold status for seventh time

Boston has officially won gold for the seventh time thanks to community-minded volunteers and organisations working together for the benefit of the town.

Suspected arson at Woodville Road play park in Boston

Press release issued by Lincolnshire Police 22/09/2022

Procurement launched to bring enviro-crime enforcement across Partnership

Litter, dog-fouling and fly-tipping and other enviro-crime offences which blight communities are to be tackled with enforcement across the whole of the South and East Lincolnshire Councils Partnership geographical area.

Leisure Centre to celebrate National Fitness Day 2022

Geoff Moulder Leisure Centre also known as Boston Leisure Centre are to throw open its doors on Saturday 24th September to offer free activities for everyone to try as part of National Fitness Day celebrations (official day 21st September).

Local food bank experiencing significant rise in use

Boston Food Bank has seen demand for its service soar as residents struggle amid the cost of living crisis.

Form of Proclamation for Proclaiming the New Sovereign in the United Kingdom

Whereas it has pleased Almighty God to call to His Mercy our late Sovereign Lady Queen Elizabeth the Second of Blessed and Glorious Memory, by whose Decease the Crown of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is solely and rightfully come to The Prince Charles Philip Arthur George

Local Proclamation of King Charles III Ascension

A Local Proclamation will take place in Boston on Sunday, September 11 in an historic tradition to formally announce King Charles III as Monarch.

Statement of Sorrow by The Mayor

It is with great sadness that we have learned of the passing of our Sovereign Lady, Queen Elizabeth the Second.

Boston Central Park brought communities together

'Fun, a great idea for children, and amazing' - this is how families, children, and communities have described the summer of activities which brought people together in Boston.

Good Causes Invited to Launch of South & East Lincolnshire Community Lottery

Good causes of all shapes and sizes are being encouraged to attend the virtual launch event of South & East Lincolnshire Community Lottery for their chance to get a slice of the ticket proceeds.

A statement from The Worshipful the Mayor of Boston

"I was deeply saddened to hear of the tragic death of a 9 year old child in Boston and my heart goes out to the family of this little girl. I just cannot begin to imagine the pain and anguish they will be experiencing right now following this despicable crime, and it's something that no parent or grandparent should ever have to encounter. I also extend my sincere condolences to her young friends and classmates too.