The euphoria of last year’s Olympic Torch visit, which saw record numbers of people on the streets of the Fenland market town of Holbeach, has left a lasting mark on the community which turned out to welcome it.
Plans are underway to develop a ‘transformational strategy’ that will see Scunthorpe reinforced as a prime location for visitors and investors.
Sixty years ago communities up and down the east coast of Lincolnshire were reeling from one of the worst peace-time disasters Britain had ever seen.
As the festive celebrations die down and communities countrywide bid farewell to the old and welcome in the new, the towns people, are hoping that the successes of 2012 will help to ensure 2013 is prosperous.
Colourful, characterful and affectionately known as the ‘capital of the Wolds’, Louth has been hitting the headlines this year – for some very good reasons!