May 2021

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Pupils urged to stick to Covid-testing through the half term

School pupils are being urged to continue taking their coronavirus tests at home through the May half term. Children attending…

28 May 2021
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North Lincolnshire Covid rate tumbles

People in North Lincolnshire have been thanked for sticking to the rules as infection rates in the area fall. The…

27 May 2021
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Last call to join the Great British Spring Clean

It is not too late to join the hundreds of Litter Heroes across North Lincolnshire who are taking part in…

26 May 2021
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Local students to benefit from cash boost to get to college

A popular council policy has been extended once again, when funding was prioritised at the recent council budget. Students from…

26 May 2021
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North Lincolnshire Council’s chief executive to retire from role

North Lincolnshire Council’s chief executive, Denise Hyde, has announced her intention to retire from her role later this year. In…

25 May 2021
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New Home Hub trial to bring peace of mind to carers

Residents in North Lincolnshire are being invited to register for a new trial that brings peace of mind to those…

25 May 2021
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Support North Lincolnshire’s attractions as region celebrates English Tourism Week

People in North Lincolnshire are being encouraged to enjoy the huge variety of experiences tourist attractions  across our area have…

22 May 2021
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Jack takes on ‘litter bandits’ and wins Young Mayor’s award

Since the beginning of this year, a little boy called Jack Johnson, who is just 4 years old and lives…

21 May 2021
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Restrictions easing but people need to remain vigilant

Local people have had more freedoms since national restrictions were eased on Monday – in line with the Government’s Roadmap.…

20 May 2021
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Government cash confirmed for redevelopment of Scunthorpe High Street

More than £10m of Government cash to redevelop the former market site in the heart of the town centre has…

19 May 2021
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Plant a tree for the Jubilee

North Lincolnshire Council is supporting a new UK-wide initiative to mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee in 2022 by planting trees.…

19 May 2021
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Government cash to help community organisations run summer activity sessions

Community organisations interested in running summer activity sessions for families across North Lincolnshire are being invited to find out more…

18 May 2021
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Book your tickets for an online celebration of dance

* POSTPONED: Dance Ambition – Making Men. This event will now take place on Sunday 6 June due to unforeseen…

18 May 2021
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Sites needed for wildlife pond scheme

A charity is looking for North Lincolnshire landowners interested in having a fully-funded wildlife pond on their land. It is…

17 May 2021
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New proposal for Baths Hall and Plowright Theatre management

The Baths Hall and Plowright Theatre could enjoy increased community use and continue the mix of live music, comedy and…

14 May 2021