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From fiction to fact: the cybercrime threats of the future

Cybercrime was big business for fraudsters in 2016

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The Skegness detachment of the Army Cadet Force in 2004.

Cadets claim prizes in county contest

They were a fit bunch down at the Skegness detachment of the Army Cadet Force, remembers photographer Ben Hardaker.

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Skegness Playgoers' Oh What a Lovely War.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Oh what a lovely award for Playgoers

Skegness Playgoers production of Oh What a Lovely War earned them the trophy as overall winners in the 56th annual play festival back in 2004, remembers photographer Ben Hardaker.

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East Coast Juniors under-14 soccer team in April 2004.

RECENT NOSTALIGIA: Juniors celebrate league cup success

East Coast Juniors under-14 soccer team are pictured celebrating their success in the Mid Lincs league cup final in April 2004, remembers photographer Ben Hardaker.

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Sugar-free drinks as bad as real thing

Sugar-free drinks ‘as bad as real thing’

Drinking Diet Coke won’t stop you getting fat, according to new research.

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Neo Retro, Battle of the Band winners in 2004.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Neo Retro claim Battle of Bands title

They were called Neo Retro and this new band had just won the Battle of the Bands competition in Louth in 2004 to land a recording session at Monksdyke College as well as being featured on Radio Lincolnshire, remembers photographer Ben Hardaker.

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Brisket.

RECIPE: Take time for perfect brisket

There’s a historical and linguistic hierarchy to the meat on your plate, writes James Waller-Davies.

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Skegness Co-op Arts Groups production of Cabaret was staged at the Embassy Theatre back in 2004.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Life was a cabaret for Arts Group

Skegness Co-op Arts Group’s production of Cabaret was staged at the Embassy Theatre back in 2004 featuring a talented line up, remembers photographer Ben Hardaker.

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Skegness Lifeboat Station paying tribute to Michael Clark in March 2004.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Honouring 28 years with the RNLI

Skegness Lifeboat Station paid tribute to Michael Clark in March 2004 when he was presented with the RNLI’s Certificate of Service to mark 28 years and five months with the institution, remembers photographer Ben Hardaker.

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Our look at the top five most anticipated games of 2017

Console Corner: Top 10 games for 2017: Part 2

Part two of our look at the top 10 most anticipated games of 2017 as we count down to number one.

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The annual Church Farm Museum quiz night in March 2004.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Museum holds its annual quiz night

Skegness Embassy Theatre welcomed 40 teams in March 2004 for the annual Church Farm Museum quiz night where contestants young and old battled it out to be the team with the most knowledge about days gone by, remembers photographer Ben Hardaker.

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Presentations to Burgh Cricket Club in March 2004.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Burgh presented with league trophy

Burgh Cricket Club won the East Lindsey Indoor Cricket league with eight wins from eight games putting Skegness into the runner up position with seven games to their credit, remembers photograph Ben Hardaker.

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Drivers back blanket ban on mobiles

Drivers back blanket ban on mobiles

Two-thirds of motorists think the Government should introduce technology to disabled mobile phones in cars, according to new research.

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Lazy internet users losing millions by not switching broadband

‘Lazy’ internet users losing millions by not switching broadband

Millions of lazy Brits are losing a fortune on broadband bills - because they can’t be bothered to switch providers, a new report reveals.

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The Skegness branch of the Royal Naval Association having their standard re-dedicated in February 2004 to mark the 10th anniversary at the Methodist Church.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Royal Naval standard re-dedication

In February 2004, the Skegness branch of the Royal Naval Association (RNA) had their standard re-dedicated to mark the 10th anniversary at the Methodist Church, remembers photographer Ben Hardaker.

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The launch of a CD called New Direction, featuring the group 6ft7, at The Shed studio at Skegness Youth Centre in March 2004.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Studio launches New Direction CD

The Shed studio at Skegness Youth Centre launched a CD called New Direction featuring the group 6ft7 back in March 2004, remembers photographer Ben Hardaker.

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Skegness Infant School's Victorian Day in March 2004.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Infant school turns back the clock

Skegness Infant School went back into the past in March 2004 with a Victorian Day, remembers photographer at Ben Hardaker.

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Morrisons supermarkets across the UK will be giving away 200,000 wonky carrots in an effort to support the Christmas tradition of leaving out refreshments for Father Christmas and his trusty reindeers on Christmas Eve.

Morrisons to give away ‘wonky’ carrots for families to feed reindeer

Morrisons supermarkets across the UK will be giving away 200,000 wonky carrots in an effort to support the Christmas tradition of leaving out refreshments for Father Christmas and his trusty reindeers on Christmas Eve, as research shows that the UK spends £13m feedings Santa and his reindeer each year.

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Skegness Grammar School's murder mystery team in February 2004, Paul Johnson, Emma Mavin, Debbie Skipworth, Lorraine Divilly, Graham Helliwell and Brian Marshall (horizontal).

RECENT NOSTALGIA: Whodunnit at Skegness Grammar School

Skegness Grammar School’s PFA production back in February 2004 starred five teachers and a PFA member, remembers photographer Ben Hardaker.

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Kitted out ... East Coast Juniors under 10 seven-a-side soccer team in Skegness in February 2004.

RECENT NOSTALGIA: New kits for East Coast Juniors under 10s

East Coast Juniors under 10 seven-a-side soccer team became the proud owners of a new strip courtesy of Hodgkinsons Solicitors in Skegness in February 2004, remembers Ben Hardaker.

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