RECENT NOSTALGIA: Mock Tudor float reigns at carnival
In 2004 Burgh Carnival brought back the fancy dress float tour and although there were only three they brought lots of fun and colour to the event held in the market place, writes photographer Ben Hardaker.
RECENT NOSTALGIA: Lions gather as Tony hands over role
Time came to hand over the reins for Skegness Lions president Tony Crowther in July 2004 as he welcomed the new man to the job of leading the fundraising organisation, writes photographer Ben Hardaker.
RECENT NOSTALGIA: School children get down to business
Down to business. That was the theme at Skegness Richmond School in July 2004 after a visit by a local bank manager who gave Year Six pupils a talk on business finance and being an entrepreneur, writes photographer Ben Hardaker.
RECENT NOSTALGIA: Opening of new extension at school
In 2004, remembers photographer Ben Hardaker, Skegness Richmond School invited one of their ex-pupils to open their new extension in June – none other than Ashley Wass, the internationally acclaimed classical pianist.
Full Sky TV service to be available without satellite dish for first time
Pay-TV giant Sky is to make its full service of 270 channels available without the need for a satellite dish for the first time, as it looks to win back customers who have defected to rivals such as BT.