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Generosity is shown in toy bank appeal

Generosity is shown in toy bank appeal

A group of friends in Skegness are doing their bit to help children from disadvantaged families this Christmas with their own toy appeal.

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VIDEO GALLERY: Christmas lights switch-on event

VIDEO GALLERY: Christmas lights switch-on event

Crowds gathered in Skegness town centre yesterday (Thursday) evening for the Hildreds Shopping Centre’s Christmas lights switch-on event.

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Best dressed Christmas window winner announced

Best dressed Christmas window winner announced

A live Santa and dog dressed as a reindeer helped one business beat off stiff competition in Spilsby’s recent Best Dressed Christmas Window Competition.

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Special Xmas for Derbyshire holiday children

Special Xmas for Derbyshire holiday children

A whole host of festive spirited businesses, dignitaries and the Skegness Carnival Committee rallied together to provide a wonderful Christmas for a group disadvantaged children holidaying in the town.

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Happy New Year to all of our readers and advertisers!

Happy New Year to all of our readers and advertisers!

The Skegness Standard would like to wish all of our readers and advertisers a Happy New Year!

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Skegness WI enjoy Christmas Social

Skegness WI enjoy Christmas Social

The Skegness WI enjoyed a Christmas Social at their recent December meeting.

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Police warn homeowners not to leave Christmas present packaging waste on display

Police warn homeowners not to leave Christmas present packaging waste on display

Police in Skegness have urged people not to leave Christmas present packaging on easy display in outside refuse bins.

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Trio win colouring contest

Trio win colouring contest

The deserving winners of the Hildreds Centre’s popular annual Colouring Competition have been announced.

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Church puts onparty for kids

Church puts onparty for kids

The group of children spending the run up to Christmas at the Derbyshire Children’s Holiday Centre in Skegness enjoyed a special Christmas party thanks to a charity.

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King Edward students treat seniors

King Edward students treat seniors

Senior citizens were given a Christmas treat by students at Spilsby’s King Edward VI Academy recently.

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