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Seed firm’s help for charity grows

A Langrick seed business has given almost £1,500 to a charity working to protect the UK’s rarest little animals – from bee to beetle and beyond.

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The ex-James Edwards unit in Pescod Square.

Charity’s vision for vacant unit in town centre

The charity moving into the ex-James Edwards Estate Agents in Pescod Square, Boston, has spoken of its plans for the site.

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The new vehicle equipped with acoustic and visual detterent systems. EMN-170515-113113001

Taking steps to keep wildlife off RAF station runways

A fresh approach has been taken to keeping wildlife including birds, deer, and rabbits off the runway at RAF Coningsby.

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M&S ‘cock-up’ as veggie recipe contains chicken

M&S ‘cock-up’ as veggie recipe contains chicken

Marks and Spencer has upset thousands of its veggie customers by celebrating National Vegetarian Week with a link to recipes - including CHICKEN.

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Is this £4 Asda jumper offensive?

Is this £4 Asda jumper offensive?

A mum has complained to Asda over an offensive jumper in their children’s wear section deeming it to be offensive.

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Kodi will not clamp down on streams despite EU Court ruling

Kodi will not clamp down on streams despite EU Court ruling

Kodi has stated that it will not act as police for its own software despite a ruling from the EU Court of Justice that pirate streaming is illegal.

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Marking 150 years of service to firm

Marking 150 years of service to firm

A retailer has honoured a group of employees based in Boston who, between them, have given 150 years’ service to the business.

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Latest release from Barbara Copperwaithe is based on the village of Friskney. EMN-170515-110800001

Village inspires author’s latest thriller

A former Lincolnshire journalist has released her third crime novel, one set in a village near Boston.

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New starter Richard Pepper.

New member of the team at ticket business

A Boston and Hull-based ticket manufacturer has expanded its team.

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Is your car on the DVSA list?

DVSA issue vehicle recall warning - is yours on the list?

The DVSA have issued a list of vehicles that are currently wanted for recall for safety reasons as part of the DVSA safety recall scheme.

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Cure for baldness and grey hair a step closer

Cure for baldness and grey hair a step closer

A cream or ointment may soon cure baldness or stop hair turning grey, a new study suggests.

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B&Q recall

B&Q recalls heaters over safety fears

Home improvement and DIY chain B&Q has recalled a pair of heaters due to safety concerns.

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Currys recall

Curry’s recall tumble dryer over fire fears

A popular range of tumble dryers has been recalled by Curry’s following safety fears.

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KODI WARNING: New law means illegal Kodi box now carries 10-year jail sentence

KODI WARNING: New law means illegal Kodi box now carries 10-year jail sentence

A new law passed yesterday means people using streaming devices like the Kodi box could now be jailed for up to 10 years.

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Set for a new (temporary) lease of life ... HMV, in Pescod Square Shopping Centre, Boston.

New tenants for ex-HMV and James Edwards units in Boston ... on a temporary basis

The ex-HMV and James Edwards Estate Agents units in Boston’s Pescod Square Shopping Centre have been let on a temporary basis to charities, it has been announced.

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One of the shortlisted salads.

Hat-trick of nominations for food firm

Boston-based food producer Freshtime has scored a hat-trick of nominations in a national awards scheme.

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FIGHTING FAKE NEWS: Campaign launches to combat misinformation and unsubstantiated facts

Today we join a nationwide campaign supported by the newspaper industry to fight fake news and are urging readers to get involved.

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Deputy chairman of Johnston Press's Editorial Board, Gary Shipton

FIGHTING FAKE NEWS: Why this campaign is at the heart of our role in the community

As we approach the most significant national election in a generation, the need for independent local newspapers and their websites to report and explain the issues in an entirely neutral, honest and balanced way is essential.

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Warning over contaminated food link to C. diff superbug

Warning over contaminated food link to C. diff superbug

The notorious hospital super bug C. diff could be spread through contaminated food, a new study warned.

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David Lambert outside the new mint supermarket in Boston.

Jobs to be created through new supermarket for Boston

Fifteen new jobs are set to be created through the opening of a new supermarket in Boston.

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