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Nostalgia: Five British public safety videos which scarred us as children

In these days of the internet, child safety is more of a concern for parents everywhere.

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Aldi to sell unique bottle of Prosecco this Christmas

Aldi to sell unique bottle of Prosecco this Christmas

Stop making your Christmas list - because we’ve found the ultimate festive buy for the fizz fans out there.

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Proms in the Park celebrations in 2007.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Village’s Proms in the Park celebrations

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The Princess Royal in Boston in 2007.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Princess Royal makes latest visit to Boston

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The former Clarks closed its doors last year.

Canadian coffee store plans submitted for former Clarks shoe shop

A Canadian coffee company could be set to open its sixth new store in the UK in Boston – joining others in Birmingham, Manchester and London – at the site of a former shoe shop.

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Tourism operators from UKinbound while visiting Boston Stump.

Tourism industry experts visit area

Tourism industry leaders have visited Boston as part of a two-day event focusing on the national Mayflower 400 celebrations.

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A picket line at Bostons Pilgrim Hospital, this week in 1982. The Standard carried a note on its front page that week saying news and features had been affected by some staff taking industrial action in support of health service workers pay campaign.

NOSTALGIA: This week in 1917 and 1982

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Try out fun activities at Boston scouts taster day

The 5th Boston Scout Group is holding an activity day on Sunday - and is looking for new members to join them.

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The Rev Richard Coles during his final service at Boston Stump. Pictured, from left, the Rev Graham Wright, the Rev Stephanie Fountain, the Rev Ken Almond, the Rev Richard Coles, the Rev Robin Whitehead, and the Rev David de Verny.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Former pop star now Strictly contestant bids farewell to Boston

A former chart-topping pop star and now Strictly Come Dancing contestant bid a fond farewell to Boston 10 years ago after serving the town as a curate.

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Beavering away in 2007.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Community unites for showcase

Here is a scene from Boston’s second Community Showcase this week 10 years ago.

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Fundraising in Kirton in 2007.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Co-op’s fancy dress charity walk

A motley crew of sumo wrestlers, pirates, overgrown school children, clowns and teddy bears took part in a lengthy charity walk from Kirton to Boston and back 10 years ago.

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Call of Duty fund to help veterans expands support to the UK

Call of Duty fund to help veterans expands support to the UK

The Call of Duty Endowment, a fund launched off the back of one of the world’s most popular video game franchises, will be supporting UK veterans.

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A scene from the charity fashion show in 1972.

NOSTALGIA: This week in 1962 and 1972

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The PRSA in 2007.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Summer of sports

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Pictured are people taking part in a large yard clean up at St Swithins Church, in Bicker, 54 years ago.

NOSTALGIA: This week in 1967 and 1997 and a snapshot from 1963

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A sign declaring alcohol to be 'prohibited' in the town centre.

Street drinking protection order is set to continue unchanged for next three years

The Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) put in place to tackle street drinking in Boston town centre is set to be extended, unchanged, for the next three years – with councillors reiterating that it is not a ban on the issue.

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A card making workshop as part of The Big Wild Read 10 years ago. EMN-170830-112050001

RECENT NOSTALIGA: Youngsters going wild

Pictured from left are Yvette, Daniel, six, Sam, 10, and Aaron, seven.

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Sharnee Herd, six, with a puppet 10 years ago. EMN-170823-141552001 EMN-170823-141552001

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Boredom-beating activities for kids

Pictured is Sharnee Herd, six, with a puppet.

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Lincolnshire REME branch meeting set to take place

The September meeting of the Lincolnshire Branch Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (REME) Association will take place on Tuesday, September 5.

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Boston High School pupils with their GCSE results 10 years ago. EMN-170823-141650001

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Smiling pupils with GCSE results

Pictured are Boston High School pupils after collecting their GCSE results.

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