NEW YEAR MESSAGE: Let’s seek out new horizons in 2018 and find reasons to be proud

You will have heard the clichéd phrase New Year, New You. It is usually applied to those who may have overindulged during the festive season and perhaps need to shed a few pounds. But I want to apply this well-worn phrase in a different and slightly extended way – New Year, New You, New Boston.

Kim Cooper at Lincoln Crown Court. Photo: DANPICS; � Stephen Daniels EMN-180221-163613001

Nurse from Sleaford area convicted of stealing morphine from hospital ward

A Sleaford area nurse was today (Wednesday) convicted of stealing morphine from the ward where she was working at Lincoln County Hospital.

GB Rowing trials at Boston Rowing Club. Presentation to  Head Coach and Lead Coach at Boston Rowing Club, Graham Panton. L-R Sue Ganley MBE - Boston rowing club president, Jurgen Grobler - head coach GB rowing team, Graham Panton, Sir David Tanner - performance director GB rowing team.

British Rowing honour Graham’s dedication

Boston Rowing Club coach Graham Panton has been given a Lifetime Achievement Award by British Rowing.

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A viciously-cold weather front is set to sweep in from Siberia over the coming weekend, bringing freezing conditions and bitter winds with it.

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Man charged after police called to ‘threatening behaviour’ in Kirton

A man has been charged with being drunk and disorderly after police attended Station Road, in Kirton, last night (Wednesday).

Benny Igiehon.

No more park life for Boston United striker Benny

Benny Igiehon is delighted to be back on the pitch after spending the past few months training alone in the park.

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Crew called to ‘small quantity of refuse’ on fire

Crews attended a refuse fire on Nelson Way, in Boston, this morning (Wednesday).

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Advice issued after rise in van break-ins

Police in Boston have issued advice following a ‘recent increase in the number of van break-ins in the area’.

Pictured (from left) Scott Maskell, Jamie Maskell, Darren Overton, and Kye Overton.

There’s no business like shoe-business – Boston footwear cleaning venture opens to overwhelming demand

A footwear cleaning venture launched in Boston late last year by a father and son and two brothers from the town is off to a running start.

Kaine Felix.

Boston Town sound out winger Felix

Dennis Greene has attempted to persuade former Boston United winger Kaine Felix to link up with him at the DWB Stadium.

Owen Kemp took part in the NCS scheme which he describes as 'extremely worthwhile'. EMN-180220-121635001

NCS is looking for Lincolnshire teenagers - are you interested?

A life-changing national youth empowerment scheme is looking for teenagers in Lincolnshire to sign up.

Jonathan West.

Young bowls duo on international duty

Boston bowler Jonathan West represented England at the Under 25 level in the International Series in Northern Ireland this weekend.

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Leaders Bull charge the Railway

Hill and Clark Property Professionals Boston Winter Dominoes League

Dupree Creative staff with their award for 'Employer of the Year'

Boston woman’s business wins ‘employer of the year’ award

A first-generation company run by a Boston born and bred woman has just scooped ‘Employer of the Year’ at the FSB Celebrating Small Business Awards 2018.

People in Boston are being urged not to touch starfish in the area's tidal zones, or along neighbouring beaches in Skegness.

Warning to Boston residents not to touch ‘potentially lethal’ toxic starfish

A warning has been issued to dog walkers along tidal areas in Boston not to touch starfish and other sea creatures that wash up.

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COURT RESULTS: Our weekly register of court cases

Here’s our latest register of cases heard at Boston and Lincoln Magistrates’ Courts...

Marie Curie volunteers are collecting donations across Lincolnshire for the Great Daffodil Appeal - could you join them? EMN-180220-124459001

Charity calling for volunteers in Lincolnshire- can you help?

Terminal illness charity, Marie Curie, is appealing for volunteers to give up two hours of their time.

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Lincolnshire Police supporting child abuse campaign

Lincolnshire Police is supporting a Government campaign to tackle child abuse.

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Driving instructor appears in court over sexual assault charges

A Lincolnshire driving instructor who denies sexually assaulting female pupils will go on trial in April.

Giles Academy teacher, Kath Wood is going to run her first marathon to raise money for Air Ambulance, pictured with fundraising helpers. L-R Leah Ardron 18, Megan Knight 17, Hollie Baggaley 18, Kath Wood. EMN-180702-091433001

Teacher’s first run will be a marathon

Ascience teacher who has never run competitively before is taking on the ‘massive challenge’ of completing a full 26.2 mile marathon.

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