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RECENT NOSTALGIA: Raising funds and awareness at school fair

Here is a scene from Boston West Primary School’s summer fair 10 years ago.

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Butterwick Pinchbeck's Endowed Primary School in 2007.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Pupils’ lesson in golf

Youngsters at Butterwick Pinchbeck’s Endowed Primary School came up to scratch at an introduction to golf event 10 years ago.

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FEATURE: A taste of European food brings communities together

Some amazing tastes of European food were available at a Lincolnshire European Supermarket recently and food writer James Waller-Davies went along to try out some of the delicacies on offer and sniff out some new recipes...

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Kirton Secondary School sports in 1977.

NOSTALGIA: This week in 1977 and 1982

This week in 1977 ...

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Kids get bored after just ten days of the summer holidays

Kids get bored after just ten days of the summer holidays

Parents beware - the average child will utter their first ‘I’m bored …’ just TEN DAYS into the summer holidays.

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Plans afoot for walks around Boston you can track via smartphone app

A series of fun family walks are being launched in the Boston area to help residents discover nature on their doorstep and explore unseen areas of the town

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Three coffees a day is the secret to a longer life

Three coffees a day is the secret to a longer life

The secret to a long life might be three cups of coffee as a landmark study reveals it reduces the risk of death from all disease.

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Some of those involved in the game in 2007.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Police on the ball

The long arm of the law turned its hand to football 10 years ago as Boston’s Neighbourhood Policing Team (NPT) took on youngsters from Boston Grammar School in a game of six-a-side.

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Members of the keyboard class of Gosberton Primary at the schools summer.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Village primary school’s summer fair

Here is a scene from Gosberton Primary School’s summer fair 10 years ago.

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Park Community Primary School in 2007.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Lesson in foods from around the world

Here’s a scene from a multicultural day at Park Community Primary School, in Boston, 10 years ago.

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Pillow fight action from a fete in Fishtoft in 1972.

NOSTALGIA: This week in 1972 and 1987

This week in 1972 ...

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This is the age you’re officially ‘too old’ to go to a nightclub

This is the age you’re officially ‘too old’ to go to a nightclub

If you’re still feeling the effects of a night out, it may be because you’re now “too old” to go to a nightclub.

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Staniland Primary School, in Boston, in 2007.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: £1.3m re-vamp for Boston school

Pupils and staff at Staniland Primary School, in Boston, were benefitting from a £1.3 million and refurbishment project at the site 10 years ago.

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Members from Boston and District Scouts group spelling out Scouts. EMN-170407-092032001

Appeal launched for Scout leaders following growth

A Boston based Scout organsiation is calling for more adults to join the community following a rise in youth membership,

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Friskney Primary School in 2007.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: ‘Outstanding’ rating for Friskney school

‘Outstanding’ was the verdict on Friskney Primary School in its latest Ofsted report, 10 years ago.

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Boston High School, past and present pupils, in 2007.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Boston school fashion show fundraiser

Past and present pupils of Boston High School took to the catwalk at a fundraiser 10 years ago.

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Schoolboys waiting for the strawberry buses in Boston Market Place after school this week in 1967.

NOSTALGIA: This week in 1967 and 1992

This week in 1967 ...

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Bringing a bottle, not getting too drunk and not double dipping are signs you are the perfect party guest

Bringing a bottle, not getting too drunk and not double dipping are signs you are the perfect party guest

The perfect party guest knows when they are about to outstay their welcome, always brings a bottle - and never double-dips the hummus and salsa, a study has found.

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Boston St Marys Catholic Primary School Iin 2007.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Healthy Schools status for Boston school

Boston St Mary’s Catholic Primary School was celebrating full Healthy Schools status 10 years ago.

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Sibsey Free School summer fair in 2007.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Summer fair raises £1,500

A gladiator-style duel, hook a duck, and a bouncy castle were among the highlights at Sibsey Free School’s summer fair 10 years ago.

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