It’s an Olympic year of celebrations for the whole of the country, with the Queen’s Jubilee and the London 2012 Games to look forward to, but the festivities are taking on a whole new meaning for this South Lincolnshire town.
As the country continues to discuss the rights and wrongs of the new film The Iron Lady, about the life of former Prime Minister, Mrs Margaret Thatcher, her home town of Grantham is debating whether more should be done to honour its links with its most famous daughter.
There are high hopes that 2012 will see new life breathed into an historic Lincolnshire market town, where fingers are crossed that a £2.35 million regeneration scheme will soon be underway.
This popular Lincolnshire port town is undergoing a multi-million pound upheaval – but no-one’s going to let a little thing like that stop them from having a cracker of a Christmas!
As caravan parks and camping sites close up after the busy season and tourist attractions say goodbye to their summer, Lincolnshire’s coastal areas are preparing themselves for the quieter winter period.