August 2023

The children's library and a woman working out at Winterton gym and library
New opening times for Winterton gym and library

The community gym and library in Winterton will have new opening hours from Monday, 4 September. The gym will be…

30 August 2023
A lineup of people holding bus charter banners in front of three buses
Connected communities: Pledge to raise standards for bus passengers in North Lincolnshire

A raft of improvements to bus journeys – designed to ensure the best possible experience for passengers – have been…

30 August 2023
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£466 fine for not carrying dog poo bags

The first two prosecutions under strict local rules about dog fouling have gone through the courts, with fines of £466…

24 August 2023
Graphic. Text reads "Proud to Care shortlisted for national award". A care worker is pictured riding a bicycle with a service user at Normanby Park.
Proud to Care: Recruitment campaign helping people stay safe and well shortlisted for national award

A campaign enabling residents to stay safe and well in North Lincolnshire and boosting care sector recruitment has been shortlisted…

23 August 2023
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Council leader welcomes Government commitment to green technology investments

The leader of North Lincolnshire Council has welcomed a Government announcement taking a pioneering carbon capture project to the next…

18 August 2023
Childminder briefing sessions
£600 start up grant available for new childminders

A brand-new scheme to drive up the number of Ofsted registered childminders within North Lincolnshire is backed by Government cash.…

16 August 2023
Aerial map of Godnow Rd - Crowle
Multimillion pound road investment protects homes in the Isle of Axholme

Construction work to install a brand-new sewage and flood defence system in Crowle on the Isle of Axholme are now…

16 August 2023
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Who helped you be ready to live on your own?

Like many young people, those who are care-experienced also need help, support, and friendship before they are ready to live…

16 August 2023
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Apply today: substantial business funding package to turbocharge local economy

A substantial funding package – including three brand-new grants – will turbocharge the local economy, delivering growth and bringing new…

11 August 2023
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Five-year housing vision announced

An ambitious plan to transform housing across North Lincolnshire, delivering hundreds of new homes for older people and those with…

11 August 2023
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Shopkeepers put on notice as council launches crackdown on underage vape sales

Rogue retailers pedalling vapes to children are being targeted in a new offensive designed to stamp out underage sales. A…

10 August 2023
Aerial view of Kirton in Lindsey
Councils commit to review of road safety at Kirton junction

A joint safety review will be carried out at a junction near Kirton-in-Lindsey following a fatal crash. The junction between…

9 August 2023
Photo of three children playing in an indoor pool
Thousands of children enjoy free swimming sessions

3,000 children have taken part in free swimming sessions across the six pools in North Lincolnshire. The figures come after…

9 August 2023
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Spotlight! The Big North Lincolnshire Talent Show is here: It’s your time to shine

A new, exciting talent show is coming to Scunthorpe! Save the date – it will take place on Saturday 20…

8 August 2023
Aerial view of a school with solar panels on the roof and pupils standing on the field in the shape of a heart
Help schools reduce their energy bills with new community share offer

A ground-breaking new scheme using Government cash to help Scunthorpe schools go green and reduce their energy bills has moved…

4 August 2023