Arts & Screen

Mannequin ‘graveyard’ event

Film lovers and horror fans will feel a real ‘dummy’ if they miss an upcoming Halloween event set amongst 20,000 creepy mannequins.

Netflix is putting its prices up

Netflix set to raise prices for UK users

For the first time in two years online streaming giant, Netflix, has raised its monthly subscription prices for UK customers.

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Lineside vintage working weekend. L-R Jenson Tingey 4, Dylan Tingey and Allan Tingey of Heckington, with their 1943 Lister D engine. EMN-170910-103139001

IN PICTURES: Vintage tractors and classic cars parade as Lineside event raises cash for air ambulance

Hundreds took the opportunity to see agricultural machinery, vintage vehicles and classic bikes in action last weekend.

Pictured is produce from this years harvest celebrations. EMN-170210-135358001

Festival brings in more than £1,000

Gipsey Bridge Methodist Chapel was the venue for a traditional harvest festival service and auction last week which raised more than £1,000.

The tree selected by the Christmas in Boston Lights committee. Photo supplied.

Tree-mendous effort from lights group as festive plans move forward

The town’s festive lights group is continuing to look like a tree-mendous success story following its latest purchase and news the group could be raising even more cash for the event.

The Migrant Rights Network Leaders group at the salsa event.

Lots of fun was had at mass salsa event

Around 100 people took part in a mass fiesta on Sunday as part of an event to bring people of all backgrounds together.

Oktoberfest organisers apologise after event falls flat

Oktoberfest organisers apologise after event falls flat

The organisers of a cancelled Oktoberfest event which had been due to take place later this month have apologised after a ticket sales website labelled the event as ‘sold out’ when that was not the case.


‘Very low ticket sales’ sees Oktoberfest event planned for Central Park cancelled

An Oktoberfest event planned to be held in Boston’s Central Park later this month has been cancelled after ‘very low ticket sales’ and ‘not capturing the imagination of local people’

Boston Scouts Fun Day. L-R Taylor Nash 12, Will Cheverall 14, Sam Bradshaw and Sue Topliss - scout leaders, creating a Da vinci Bridge. EMN-170925-110340001

IN PICTURES: Scouts invite new recruits to open day

An open day held in Boston recently helped a Scout group find new recruits with a variety of activities for young people and their parents to try.

Pupils at Hawthorn Tree Primary School with some of the books from their library.

£4,000 boost for school’s library

Hawthorn Tree Primary School in Boston has received a £4,000 grant from the Foyle Foundation School Library Programme to re-stock their library and install an electronic system.


Autumn curling on the agenda for association

The October meeting of the Lincolnshire Branch Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (REME) Association will take place on Tuesday, October 3.

Kingsman: The Golden Circle, now in cinemas.

FILM REVIEW: Kingsman: The Golden Circle (15)

Here it is then, the kick ass sequel to the stylish hyperkinetic action spy-em-up Kingsman: The Secret Service.

Drew with his sidekick Tee

Hit TV show Salvage Hunters heading to Lincolnshire - and they want to hear from you!

Salvage Hunters, the popular Quest TV and Discovery Channel show, is heading to Lincolnshire to record a special edition of the programme - and the team want to hear from you!

Now in cinemas, American Assassin.

FILM REVIEW: American Assassin

Who can we call when Jason Bourne, Jack Reacher and Jack Ryan aren’t around to save the day?

Youngsters at last year's Christmas Lights Switch-On event.

Chance to be a part of festive parade event

Residents and youngsters will have a chance to create part of this years’ festive celebrations with free workshops next month.

The needle felting session at Donington Library.

Latest craft session at village library

Donington Library held a needle felting session on Thursday.

'Iam hare aware' - the mud scuplture that appeared at the Sleaford Standard offices overnight. EMN-170921-130104001

Are you hare aware? - Banksy-style ‘hare bomber’ creating mud sculptures in artistic campaign to combat illegal hare coursing in Lincolnshire

A Sleaford ceramic artist has turned into a Banksy-style ‘hare bomber’ creating mud sculptures of the creatures to raise awareness against illegal hare coursing gangs targeting Lincolnshire on a daily basis.

A rare, first-edition Harry Potter book sold at auction for a record-breaking �60,000 - more than 5,000 times its original �10.99 price tag. SWNS

First edition Harry Potter book sells for £60k - here’s how to tell if you have one

A rare, first-edition Harry Potter book sold at auction for a record-breaking £60,000 - more than 5,000 times its original £10.99 price tag.

The lanterns on display during a recent test. Photo: Quinstone UK

Christmas lights committee ‘delighted’ to have raised more than £23,000

The community group behind this year’s Christmas Lights has confirmed it has raised more than £23,000 through sponsors and donors.

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