October 2019

Katherine Wilson-Dobbs reveals her Little Library design at Luddington and Garthorpe Primary School
Little Libraries open in North Lincolnshire to provide free books for children

North Lincolnshire Children’s Literacy Trust has launched exciting and innovative ‘Little Libraries’ to provide children with access to free books.…

31 October 2019
Make sure your fireworks are safe and legal

The period leading up to 5 November is always a busy one for North Lincolnshire Council’s Trading Standards.  All premises…

30 October 2019
Holocaust memorial design panel
Design chosen for Scunthorpe’s Holocaust memorial

A design has been chosen for a new Holocaust memorial in Scunthorpe from proposals submitted by local secondary school pupils.…

30 October 2019
recycle for North Lincolnshire green text and logo
Household Recycling Centre winter opening times

From 1 November, our Household Recycling Centres will revert to winter opening times. Please check opening times before you visit.…

29 October 2019
Broadband fibres and connections, rainbow effect
Northern Lincs Broadband public consultation

This consultation is now closed. The Northern Lincolnshire Broadband Project is striving to extend the availability of next generation access…

28 October 2019
Crowle FoodFest logo
First stop Crowle for new North Lincolnshire food festival

The first North Lincs FoodFest will take place in Crowle Market Place on Friday 1 November from 12pm to 8pm.…

25 October 2019
Cllr Paul Vickers, Cllr Rob Waltham, Martin Vickers MP and Cllr Jonathan Evison opening Baysgarth Headway
New £300,000 learning centre opens at Barton school

A new inclusion support unit has opened at Baysgarth School in Barton upon Humber following a £300,000 investment from North…

24 October 2019
Christmas crafts on a tree
Christmas comes early to Waters’ Edge Visitor Centre in Barton

The festive season will be kick-started at Waters’ Edge Visitor Centre on Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 November as the…

23 October 2019
North Lincolnshire Council logo
Council Tax scam – don’t get caught out

Residents of North Lincolnshire are being targeted in a Council Tax scam. Council Tax payers are being cold called and…

22 October 2019
The council and partners signing the new charter
New charter signals stronger relationship with voluntary groups

A new charter has been signed that sets out a new relationship between public sector organisations and the voluntary and…

21 October 2019
Community Champion Awards
Shortlisted nominees for Community Champion Awards revealed

Last week, a panel of judges made up of sponsors, shortlisted the nominations for the 2019 Community Champion Awards, which…

18 October 2019
Cllr Reed meets with the winter service team
Gritters at the ready for council’s winter service

North Lincolnshire Council’s team of gritters will be carrying out the annual winter service dry run on Thursday 17 October…

16 October 2019
Mayor and Mayoress of North Lincolnshire at charity gala
Inaugural Ambassador’s Gala Dinner raises almost £12,000 for hospice charity

Attendees at the first ever North Lincolnshire Ambassador’s charity gala dinner helped raised almost £12,000 for Lindsey Lodge Hospice. The…

15 October 2019
Adoption Week 'adopting won't change the world, but it will change the world for the child you care for'
Adopt and change a child’s life

North Lincolnshire Council is looking for more adoptive parents and is spreading the word during National Adoption Week (14 to…

11 October 2019
Hannah Seddon, Business Team Manager, Cllr Rob Waltham and Head Teacher at Sir John Nelthorpe
New arts and culture centre opens in Brigg

The Leader of North Lincolnshire Council, Cllr Rob Waltham, has visited the brand new Brigg Arts and Culture Centre at…

11 October 2019