July 2019

Local councillors meet on the new play equipment in West Halton
New playground installed in time for summer thanks to £44,000 council grant

New play facilities have been installed in West Halton following a £44,000 grant from North Lincolnshire Council. The funding from…

13 hours ago
Sunny day
Stay safe in hot weather

Many of us welcome the hot weather, but exposure to the heat and sun for too long can have many…

15 hours ago
Cllr Rob Waltham launches free summer swimming at The Pods
Kids swim free this summer in North Lincolnshire

Free swimming sessions are back once again for the school summer holidays in North Lincolnshire. From Saturday 20 July to…

5 days ago
Lincs Lotto
Almost £100,000 raised for good causes from community lottery

Community and voluntary groups from across North Lincolnshire have shared £89,000 in funding from the Lincs Lotto, a report shows.…

1 week ago
Two of the council's electric vehicles
North Lincolnshire Council reduces CO2 emissions by a third in two years – bringing total savings to more than £12m

North Lincolnshire Council has reduced its carbon emissions by more than 6,000 tonnes in the last two years – smashing…

1 week ago
Children learn about medical equipment with a local GP
New initiative helps primary school children explore their futures

An ambitious project has been launched by North Lincolnshire Council to inspire primary school children to broaden their horizons and…

1 week ago
Ward members, the leader of the council and the local MP meet with the Environment Agency in South Ferriby
Flood defence work gathers pace on south Humber bank

A new £12m flood defence is being built on the south Humber bank in North Lincolnshire. Work began in March…

1 week ago
The Lebus factory in Scunthorpe from the air
Fifteen apprenticeship opportunities come up at Scunthorpe furniture maker

Young people in North Lincolnshire have until 31 July to apply for one of 15 new apprenticeship opportunities at Scunthorpe-based…

2 weeks ago
New teachers July 2019
Local newly qualified teachers celebrated

Twenty-six newly qualified teachers are ready to take up dream jobs in education after completing their initial teacher training in…

2 weeks ago
Celebrating Pride in North Lincolnshire
Show us your Pride this July

July is Pride Month across North Lincolnshire; how are you showing your pride this July? To mark the start of…

2 weeks ago
The Power of Words Festival returns to North Lincolnshire
Author and illustrator Nick Sharratt launches second Power of Words Festival

Author and illustrator Nick Sharratt is returning to North Lincolnshire on Saturday 13 July to launch the second Power of…

3 weeks ago
Counterfeit trainers sold online
Scunthorpe man convicted for selling counterfeit trainers online

North Lincolnshire Council’s Trading Standards team have secured a conviction against Scunthorpe man Jonathan Ford for selling counterfeit trainers through…

3 weeks ago