October 2022

Black bin batgs and carrier bags of rubbish dumped on a grass verge
Two people fined for dumped rubbish

Two people have been slapped with fines after dumping rubbish, or paying someone else to dump it for them. A…

25 October 2022
White letters on a purple background saying Top up your immunity this winter.
Join the 40,000 local people who have already had their autumn booster

Almost 40,000 people in North Lincolnshire have had their Covid-19 autumn booster in just over a month. These include care…

20 October 2022
Graphic about investment zones
‘Investment zones will create new jobs and higher wages’

An ambitious proposal has been submitted to government to fast-track the creation of new jobs and wage increases across North…

20 October 2022
Graphic promoting the walking and cycling in Scunthorpe consultation. Includes a road sign with a bike, parent and child
Have your say on future development of Scunthorpe’s walking and cycling network

Residents are being invited to have their say on walking and cycling routes in Scunthorpe, as North Lincolnshire’s active travel…

19 October 2022
Photograph of a bee on daisy flowers in a meadow
It’s official: Mortal Ash wildflower meadow one of the best in the country

Scunthorpe’s green spaces and roadside meadows have been recognised nationally with three awards from the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS). The…

18 October 2022
Interior of the Baths hall showing stalls setting up for the Jobs Expo
Dozens take on new roles after success of latest Jobs Expo

Dozens of jobseekers signed up for work at the North Lincolnshire Jobs Expo – the most successful Jobs Expo so…

18 October 2022
Colourful close up photo of marigolds and petunias in a flowerbed
Blooming amazing – cash available for community planting across North Lincolnshire

Town and parish councils and community groups across North Lincolnshire are being invited to apply for cash to help get…

14 October 2022
Kingsway Gardens - Fostering Flowerbed - Montage
New garden in Scunthorpe promises a ‘bright and blossoming future’ for fostering

Young people have helped council staff plant a new garden dedicated to fostering. The flower bed, in Kingsway Gardens, pays…

13 October 2022
Crosby Kitchen staff with award - 2022
Crosby Primary School’s kitchen staff crowned school catering team of the year

The catering team at Crosby Primary School in North Lincolnshire have won a national award for primary school catering team…

13 October 2022
An older woman in an organge jumper sitting on a bed is handed a mug of tea by a care worker
Council support to help people live independently praised by inspectors

Council support to keep people independent in their own homes has recently received a glowing report from inspectors from the…

11 October 2022
Photograph of three adults walking with a dog in a field
Get Fit For Life and take first steps to a more active, healthier lifestyle

The get active movement sweeping the nation is coming to North Lincolnshire to help people of all ages discover the…

11 October 2022
Cllrs, MP and Isle of Axholme ward members.
Bid to be submitted to officially recognise Isle of Axholme for its outstanding natural beauty

A move to have the Isle of Axholme recognised for its outstanding natural beauty will be made by North Lincolnshire…

7 October 2022
Thinking about starting your adoption journey?

We want to hear from people who can offer a child a warm, loving home. We are looking for adopters…

6 October 2022
Close up photograph of Cllr Rob Waltham MBE with trees in the background
Council leader pledges to protect communities against fracking in North Lincolnshire

Cllr Rob Waltham, leader, North Lincolnshire Council, has said he will back communities who do not want fracking in North…

5 October 2022
Graphic reads "Have Your Say North Lincolnshire. 20mph speed limit in Barton town centre", alongside an image of a 20 traffic sign
Have your say: 20mph speed limit proposed for Barton town centre

A new 20mph speed limit has been proposed for a raft of streets in Barton town centre in a bid…

4 October 2022