August 2021

Home First team expands to help even more people live independently at home

North Lincolnshire Home First Community support is looking to recruit new team members to meet the growing demand for assisting…

31 August 2021
Photograph of a bee on daisy flowers in a meadow
Residents back plans to transform unused land and enhance environment

Proposals to transform a patch of unused land into urban orchards and community allotments have been backed by residents. In…

31 August 2021
Photograph of Cllrs Rob Waltham and David Rose at Kingsway Gardens
New Scunthorpe signs planned

New entry signs are being planned for the main routes in and out of Scunthorpe. It comes as hundreds of…

27 August 2021
Photograph of fly-tipping on Digby Street, Scunthorpe
Fly-tipper fined as part of council crack down

A resident has received a £400 fine for dumping household rubbish after they were tracked down by North Lincolnshire Council…

27 August 2021
Holly Mumby-Croft, MP for Scunthorpe, pictured with Cllrs Rob Waltham and Julie Reed
Children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) supported to achieve and do well in North Lincolnshire

A new SEND Annual Report for North Lincolnshire has highlighted the innovative ways North Lincolnshire Council and partner agencies have…

26 August 2021
Pupils walking to school
Back to school safely – what you need to know

Many Covid-19 rules are set to be relaxed when children return to school after the summer holidays in a couple…

26 August 2021
Fly-tipping at Bottesford Beck
Covert cameras installed to catch fly-tippers in the act

Hidden cameras are being installed at fly-tipping hot spots to monitor illegal dumping as part of our war on litter.…

25 August 2021
Windmills on a windfarm in farm fields in front of a cloudy sky
Application window opens for £182,000 local project fund 

North Lincolnshire community groups and charities are invited to apply for up to £30,000 of funding from the SSE Sustainable…

23 August 2021
Photograph of dance and craft activities
Don’t miss out – book your child’s place on free summer activity programme

Thousands of local children are enjoying North Lincolnshire’s biggest ever free summer holiday activity programme and there are still lots…

20 August 2021
Photograph of the Humber Bridge being built
Construction of Humber Bridge celebrated in exhibition at Barton’s Baysgarth House

Visitors to Barton-upon-Humber can enjoy two special exhibitions this month. The free exhibitions, which are held at Baysgarth House, celebrate…

20 August 2021
Meet Author - Sarah Hagger-Holt
Meet the inspirational LGBTQ+ author Sarah Hagger-Holt

Author Sarah Hagger-Holt has helped to take books with LGBTQ+ characters from prejudice to Pride and she will be visiting…

20 August 2021
Photograph of Cllr Waltham and Cllr Sherwood pictured with finalists of the Normanby Photography Award, Calvin Taylor Lee and Tracy Marsden
Award-winning photograph goes on display at Normanby Hall Country Park

Visitors to Normanby Hall Country Park can enjoy an outdoor exhibition of stunning photographs this summer. Earlier this year, the…

19 August 2021
Elderly couple receiving advice and support
Help for carers as pandemic takes its toll

Many carers have been put under more pressure during the pandemic but help and support is available and anyone struggling…

19 August 2021
Black metal bench with words' Geo' on the pack, im memory of George Ellis
Memorial bench in honour of Barton soldier

A bench in memory of Barton man George Ellis has been officially unveiled in Baysgarth Park. George, 24, died suddenly…

18 August 2021
Photograph of electric vehicles charging
Government cash investment in new electric vehicle charging points to power the council’s green revolution

New electric vehicle charging points will be installed in council-owned car parks across North Lincolnshire, thanks to the latest Government…

17 August 2021