Booze ban aims to tackle ‘culture of street drinking’ in Boston

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An outright ban on street drinking is set for Boston after a new council report shows the extent of the problem in the town.

At a meeting of the environment and performance committee, members voted to go ahead with recommendations to implement the new Community Protection Order (CPO) – making it one of the first in the country to do so.

Peter Hunn
Peter Hunn

This means police will have the power to enforce an outright ban on street drinking in designated areas of the town centre.

 

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