North Lincolnshire Council

March 2019

A few days to go until biggest litter campaign starts – get involved

North Lincolnshire Council is calling on litter heroes to join in the 2019 Great British Spring Clean (22 March to 23 April 2019) and make a difference. This comes as Biffa, a waste management company in the UK, sponsors the…

20 hours ago
Fantastic business opportunity for café provider in Barton

North Lincolnshire Council is on the lookout for a business to take on the running of the brand new café at Baysgarth Leisure Centre. The council is seeking proposals from interested providers for this great opportunity. Baysgarth Leisure Centre has…

2 days ago
Traders are gearing up for opening of St John’s Market

With only a few days to go until the brand new multi-million pound St John’s Market opens in Scunthorpe, traders are getting ready for the grand opening. Over 60 traders will be moving into St John’s Market on 22 March…

2 days ago
Energy efficient heating for homes

Qualifying homes are currently getting their heating facilities revamped through the Warm Homes Fund Project which is a joint initiative by North Lincolnshire Council, North East Lincolnshire Council, Longhurst Group and Ongo Homes. Qualifying residents that currently rely on storage…

3 days ago
Businesses come together to boost £180m tourism sector

Tourism businesses from across North Lincolnshire came together at Normanby Hall on Friday 8 March to launch a new partnership aimed at boosting the area’s tourism. The North Lincolnshire Tourism Partnership aims to grow the thriving visitor economy, enhance the…

6 days ago
Amateur writers to showcase their work with local poet

Join other amateur writers and poets on Monday 1 April for the Local Author and Writers’ Showcase. This free event – held in Scunthorpe Central from 2.15pm to 4.15pm – is an opportunity for anyone to share their own poems…

6 days ago
Green light for Kirton in Lindsey’s Neighbourhood Plan

The Neighbourhood Plan for developing Kirton in Lindsey over the next 10 to 15 years has been given the go ahead by North Lincolnshire Council. Kirton in Lindsey Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group submitted an application to the council to have…

6 days ago
Your council tax bill is on its way

Council tax bills have been issued this week. Please check the council tax pages or on your account for any further information. Payments should be made in accordance with the instructions on your bill. Bills will be delivered up to…

1 week ago
Normanby Hall Country Park reveals exciting line-up of events

Normanby Hall Country Park has an action packed programme of family friendly events taking place throughout 2019. From exciting new events like the Normanby Country Fayre to returning favourites, The Outdoor Cinema and Hall-oween Spooktacular, you’ll be spoilt for choice.…

2 weeks ago
Thousands of children take on steps challenge

North Lincolnshire Council working with the Get Ahead Partnership has set-up the Let’s Get Stepping challenge to help more primary school pupils be more active at school. Primary schools are competing against each other to achieve the highest steps count.…

2 weeks ago
Hedgehog charity raises £1,000 through Lincs Lotto

Appleby-based animal charity, Andrew’s Hedgehog Hospital, has raised £1,000 thanks to players of Lincs Lotto. Since launching in September 2017, Lincs Lotto players have raised over £80,000 for good causes across North Lincolnshire. Sixty pence from each £1 Lincs Lotto…

2 weeks ago
New Holocaust Memorial planned for Scunthorpe

North Lincolnshire Council has announced plans to fund a new Holocaust Memorial to be built in Scunthorpe. During the Holocaust of the Second World War, the Nazis systematically murdered six million Jews – and millions more from other groups based…

2 weeks ago
£240,000 to improve safety at busy Isle junction

£240,000 will be invested from the Department for Transport’s Safer Roads Fund to improve the popular Crowle gyratory, where the A18 meets the A161. On average, 25,000 vehicles use the gyratory at Crowle each day. Improvement works on the junction…

2 weeks ago
It’s National Apprenticeship Week 4 to 8 March 2019

National Apprenticeship Week aims to highlight the huge number of high quality apprenticeship opportunities available at all levels around the country, in a wide variety of sectors and types of work. North Lincolnshire Council has organised a range of events…

3 weeks ago
Here’s who you can meet at Homeownership Expo

North Lincolnshire’s first Homeownership Expo takes place on Saturday 2 March from 1pm to 6pm at the Engineering UTC Northern Lincolnshire on Church Square in Scunthorpe. Come along to this free event to meet with estate agents, mortgage providers, solicitors, banks…

3 weeks ago