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.
It’s cheers all round in Gainsborough this month - in more ways than one.
Anyone returning ‘home’ to Lincoln after spending a few years away, or tourists who haven’t visited for a some time, have been known to gasp when they spot the countless changes to the city’s skyline. But even as they are taking stock of the changes their eyes are inevitably drawn further, to the multi-million pound investments which are still taking shape.
Market towns have to work harder than many other destinations when it comes to maintaining vital shops and services – but it can be surprising to learn what is happening ‘behind the scenes.’