RECENT NOSTALGIA: Sibsey pupils’ cultural lesson

Sibsey Free Primary School opened its gates to the world around this time of year in 2007 with a week of themed activities examining world culture.

The 'Spice Girls' 'kidnap' the Mayor of Boston in May 1997.

NOSTALGIA: This week in 1982 and 1997

This week in 1982 ...

Green-fingered pupils at Donington Cowley School in 2007.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Green-fingered pupils in Donington

Ten years ago this week The Standard threw the spotlight on pupils at Thomas Cowley School, Donington.

The scene at Wyberton Primary School in 2007.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Tudor day for Wyberton pupils

Ten years ago this week The Standard featured pupils at Wyberton Primary School who travelled back to the time of Henry VIII and Elizabeth I through a day of themed activities.

Paul tunes into the show with members of his family in 2007.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Deal or No Deal for Boston’s Paul

Boston held its breath as Paul Johnson took his chances on TV’s hottest game show, Deal or No Deal ... coming away, at first, with just one pence in prize money.

Hawthorn Tree pupils in 1992.

NOSTALGIA: This week in 1972 and 1992

This week in 1972 ...

How to beat cravings

Psychologist offers cheats for everyday cravings like cheese and sugar

A leading food psychologist has revealed ways to beat our favourite cravings like salt, cheese and coffee - with a series of healthy substitutes.

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The May Fair 2007.


Pictured here is another scene from the May Fair of 2007.

Boston May Fair 2007.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Having a whirl in 2007

Here we turn the clock back 10 years to the Boston May Fair of 2007.

Some of the newly elected Boston Bypass Independents in May 2007.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Boston Bypass Independents surge into power

It what was described in The Standard as ‘surely, the most dramatic election the borough has ever seen’ – the Boston Bypass Independents taking 25 of Boston Borough Council’s 32 seats.

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School's in! A scene from the opening of St Bede's Roman Catholic school in 1967.

NOSTALGIA: This week in 1967 and 1977

This week in 1967 ...

The team from the Magnet Tavern in 2007.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Magnet in final action

The Magnet Tavern were competing in the Sharman Burgess Sunday Cup final 10 years ago.

New kit for William Lovell in 2007.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: New kit for William Lovell footballers

Footballers at Stickney’s William Lovell Secondary School were scoring in style 10 years ago after being awarded a new football kit by the Football Foundation, the UK’s largest sports charity.

Heckington Cricket Club's new kit sponsor, 8 Sail Brewery. They have also brewed a special beer for them. From left - Heckington cricket captain Tony Carter with 8 sail brewery owner Tony Pygott. EMN-170205-112050001

’Owzat? Heckington cricket team gets its own beer

A village cricket team has been given its own brand of beer as part of a new kit sponsorship deal with a popular local craft brewery.

The Giles School's production of Schools Will Rock You in 2007.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Giles School rock The Embassy

Youngsters from The Giles School, in Old Leake, rocked the audience at the Embassy Theatre, in Skegness, 10 years ago.

All the fun of the fair in May 1962.

NOSTALGIA: This week in 1962 and 1992

The ‘world’s smallest boy’ and conjoined twin babies were among the attractions at 1962’s Boston May Fair.

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Ceilidh-Beth Collins and the Rev Richard Coles at The Stump's Victorian-themed fundraiser in April 2007.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Stumps’ Victorian party

A Victorian music hall was recreated in Boston Stump 10 years ago this week as part of a fundraising theme night.

The Boston First XI in 2007.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Boston First XI ready for league opener

Pictured 10 years ago this week ahead of their 2007 Lincs ECB Premier League opener are the Boston First XI.

A scene from the 999 day at Boston's Asda in April 2007.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: 999 day in Boston

Police held a special 999 day at Asda, in Boston, 10 years ago this April.

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