North Lincolnshire Council

Planning and Environment

Leader welcomes new South Ferriby flood defences

The Leader of North Lincolnshire Council, Cllr Rob Waltham, has welcomed work starting on new flood defences on the south Humber bank in South Ferriby. Cllr Waltham said: “We have been working with the Environment Agency to find a suitable,…

2 hours 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…

1 week ago
Goxhill consults on first stage of plan for parish

Goxhill is taking the first steps on the road that will see the parish adopt a new planning blueprint for the area. Called a Neighbourhood Plan, it will set out how local people want to see the parish develop over…

1 month ago
Owston Ferry shop owners prosecuted for selling unsafe food

Two men, Abid Rafiq and Mohammed Rafiq, have been prosecuted for selling unsafe food at the Owston Ferry Store, High Street, Owston Ferry, which they run. Following a prosecution by North Lincolnshire Council, they were found guilty of food hygiene…

2 months ago
Council invests £9,000 to improve Bottesford Beck footpath

The council is investing £9,000 to resurface the footpath at Bottesford Beck to improve the visitor experience for walkers, cyclists and runners. Contractors are on site this week starting the work. The path is being resurfaced from the Messingham Road…

4 months ago
New biomass boiler cuts carbon footprint at Riddings

The new biomass boiler installed at Riddings in Scunthorpe will heat the library, pool and leisure facility and cut our carbon footprint by 52 tonnes of carbon dioxide per year. Around £140,000 was invested to replace the gas heating system…

4 months ago
Students get hands on at Crowle Moors

Students from North Lindsey College are working with the Isle of Axholme and Hatfield Chase Landscape Partnership at Crowle Moors to learn about the local landscape. The Partnership aims to encourage people to reconnect with their local landscape and cultural…

5 months ago
Council clamps down on illegal disposal of waste in town centre

26 October 2018 North Lincolnshire Council is urging residents and visitors to report businesses who they see using the town centre litter bins to dispose of their trade waste illegally. There have been reports from local residents and some businesses…

5 months ago
Council to register Barton open space as village green

26 October 2018 North Lincolnshire Council is designating an area of land known as Top Field, in Barton-upon-Humber, as a village green to protect for future generations. The new village green, measuring over 3.5 acres, sits to the south of…

5 months ago