Inside this week’s Boston Standard

August 29 front page
August 29 front page

Here’s a look at what’s inside this week’s Boston Stnadard, on sale now:

*’Bottom of the Class’ - We reveal the councillors with poor attendance records - and look at why some members say there is no point turning up...

*Paedophile jailed and banned from working with children for a string of charges

*Monty Python singing parrot stolen from family

*Burglars branded ‘plague of locusts’ jailed

*Hotel plan passed despite objections

*GCSE result five-page special

*Egyptian paralympic team given warm welcome to Boston

*Pupils do their bit for community at Witham Way Country Park

*120 home housing plan passed despite flood risk fears

*Right turn ban due to become permanent

*Pensioner dies after fire in garden

*Showcase your firm by entering the Boston Business Awards

*IN SPORT: Defender Tom Ward backs fired up Jason Lee to lead Pilgrims to success plus reaction to a disappointing Bank Holiday Weekend for United and high scoring draws for the Poachers

*PLUS: Win £250 towards your stag or hen party in our ‘A Few Best Men’ inspired competition and enter your child into our Top Tots contest