New support network for people living with diabetes in South Holland

Diabetes sufferers and their carers in South Holland are being invited to join two new peer support groups being set up Diabetes UK. The groups will hold regular informal meetings in Long Sutton and Spalding with the view of creating a powerful network of care and...

Remember Together video launched for Remembrance Day

A video which brings together Boston’s English and Polish communities to remember their shared history has been unveiled to coincide with Remembrance Day. Lincolnshire Community and Voluntary Service and a number of other organisations assisted British Future in...

Ørsted’s East Coast Community Fund Reaches Million Pound Milestone

The sixth round of Ørsted’s East Coast Community Fund saw a major milestone reached, with the total funds awarded exceeding the million pound mark. The Fund was launched by leading renewable energy company, Ørsted in December 2016 and has now donated over £1.1 million...

News of new NHS Dental services is good, but still not enough

Recent announcements that new dental services are coming to Boston, Louth and Spalding in 2020 have been welcomed as good news for people needing dental treatment in Lincolnshire. NHS England has revealed preparations are underway for a new NHS dental service for...

Focus on the future by exploring social investment

Could social investment help your organisation to develop and grow? Social investment is a financial enablement tool – it enables organisations to focus on organisational development and long-term sustainability. It can be used for buildings, infrastructure, IT,...

Heritage Lincolnshire welcomes new CEO

The Trustees of Heritage Lincolnshire have announced that they have appointed Greg Pickup as the charity’s new CEO. Greg’s background is in funding, having worked for the National Lottery Heritage Fund for nearly six years, before going on to manage the £20m Derby...
Learn how to get started with composting at Boston workshops

Learn how to get started with composting at Boston workshops

Anyone interested in composting can find out more about how to get started at a workshop to be held in Boston. National charity Garden Organic has teamed up with Anglian Water and Willoughby Road Allotment Association to offer free composting workshops to show those...
How are you making a difference this Make A Difference Day?

How are you making a difference this Make A Difference Day?

In the run up to Make a Difference Day 2019, we are asking you to share your stories of how your deeds or actions improve the lives of others in your community. Make a Difference Day started in 1992 in America but has become an unofficial celebration across the world...