In this week’s Boston Standard

In this week's Boston Standard...
In this week's Boston Standard...

Here’s what’s in your Boston Standard this week.

l Potential loss of town post office.

l Ringleaders jailed for their part in £2 million cocaine ring.

l Victory in Boston Market Place Parking fight for Donington man.

l The trust behind Pilgrim Hospital comes under scrutiny for its high death rates in the wake of the Stafford scandal.

l As Boston’s HMV is set to close one shop owner tells how he is surviving in the current climate.

l A man steals an iPod from a five-year-old boy after missing his methadone prescription

l A two per cent increase in the police precept is approved

l A senior councillor who boldly claimed there was no shortage of school places in Boston accepts that the situation has now changed.

l A raft of changes have been made at HMP North Sea Camp, following the death of a prisoner living in a ‘half-way house’ outside the main site.

l Plans for an underground cable and substation to connect a wind farm to the National Grid have been labelled ‘unreasonable’ by Boston’s MP.

l IN SPORT: Boston Town remain unbeaten, United close in on the challenger top spot and Boston Rugby Club remain top of their league.

l Two free sessions at Boston Tennis Club for every reader

l and much more.