Street drinking banned in Boston

Drinking in the street in Boston town centre is illegal from today.

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New signs go up in Boston banning street drinking

New sign in Boston banning people drinking in the streets Credit: ITV Yorkshire

New signs have been put up in Boston town centre banning people from drinking on the streets. The decision comes after feedback from the public which revealed overwhelming support for the introduction of the New Public Space Protection Order.

Anyone found drinking in the designated area can be ordered by a police officer to stop or surrender the drink or incur a £500 fine.

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