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July 2024

Photo of three children playing in an indoor pool
Countdown to free summer swimming sessions begins
12 July 2024

Hundreds of young people will be able to have a splashtastic time at leisure centres across North Lincolnshire through the…

Doctors, nurses and patients in a hospital corridor.
Council leader responds to downgrade of Scunthorpe General...
10 July 2024

NHS Humber and North Yorkshire ICB have today (10 July) agreed to changes that will mean some patients will have…

New planning academy launched in North Lincolnshire allowing...
9 July 2024

Apprentice council officers can develop their skills and train as in-house planners whilst completing their apprenticeships via the newly launched…

Cllr Rob Waltham - portrait picture
Council leader stresses the priorities for North Lincolnshire...
5 July 2024

Council leader Rob Waltham has congratulated the new MPs for the area and has used the outcome of the General…

Election 2024
General Election 2024 – live updates
4 July 2024

5 July 2024 at 2.55am The results are in for the Scunthorpe constituency: Cahal Burke (Lib Dem) – 942 Dr…

A woman wearing a lanyard sat behind a desk at a polling station
‘A long day but not boring’ – a day in the life of the...
3 July 2024

When you cast your vote in tomorrow’s general election spare a thought for the polling station staff who work long…

Staff outside The Hop Inn, Brigg
Safer Nights NL launches in Brigg to support night time economy 
20 June 2024

Businesses and workers from Brigg’s Pubwatch have signed up to the Safer Nights NL charter. Many night time economy venues…

Three pupils give a large bunch of flowers to a school crossing patrol woman
Thanks and congratulations to North Lincolnshire’s longest...
13 June 2024

Pupils, teachers, parents and pedestrians have joined North Lincolnshire Council in thanking school crossing patrol Margaret Long, who last month…

Child placing a wooden decoration on a tree with their memory design.
Young people in foster care receiving opportunities to make...
13 June 2024

Making memories and providing experiences was the order of the day, during a work experience session for young people in…

D-Day celebrations in Barton
Communities celebrate D-Day 80th Anniversary
12 June 2024

More than 40 community groups celebrated the 80th Anniversary of the D-Day Landing and Battle of Normandy over the weekend…

A small electrical cycling bin, a battery recycling bin and two large banners encouraging people to recycle in the foyer of Scunthorpe central library
Recycling your electricals is now even easier thanks to new...
12 June 2024

Plans to ramp up the council’s recycling rates for batteries and small electrical items have taken a step forward with…

Colourful graphic advertising the Discover event on July 6 2024
Turn your kids into ‘Marvellous Makers’ at our next amazing...
10 June 2024

Discover, the latest in our series of fantastic free family events is back on Saturday 6 July, 11am to 4pm.…

Armed Forces Day 2024.
Celebrate the armed forces community at this year’s fun-filled...
6 June 2024

North Lincolnshire Armed Forces Day will be returning to Scunthorpe on Saturday 22 June with a bursting schedule packed full…

Sword Beach, Ouistreham, Normandy, France. - D-Day memorial - French and English flags flying.
D-Day 80: Flag raising ceremony commemorates armed forces
31 May 2024

The Mayor of North Lincolnshire, Cllr Janet Longcake, will raise the Armed Forces Day flag on Thursday 6 June in…

A woman is crouching over a flower bed in her front garden. In the flower bed she has spelt out “I’m Registered To Vote” in grass.
Make your voice heard – register to vote in the 2024 general...
31 May 2024

It is not too late to register to vote in the upcoming general election and make sure your voice counts.…