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Business

Photograph of Cllr Rob Waltham
Leader welcomes Government invite to create ‘investment zone’ to unleash growth, create jobs and supercharge wages in North Lincolnshire

North Lincolnshire has been invited by Government to become a new ‘investment zone’ – a proposal designed to drive business…

23 September 2022
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Almost 1,000 businesses to benefit from latest share of Government’s £1.5bn Covid relief fund

Hundreds of North Lincolnshire businesses affected by the pandemic will receive a share of £6m of additional Government support. The…

22 September 2022
Photo of a man and two women from CorrBoard holding awards at the Humber Renewables Award
Local businesses awarded for their commitments to a renewable future

Two North Lincolnshire businesses have won major awards for their commitment to a renewable future. Scunthorpe-based CorrBoard and Humber-based refinery…

8 August 2022
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Massive £80m vote of confidence in North Lincolnshire’s economy

British Steel have announced a massive £80m investment in their Scunthorpe site that will protect jobs, introduce new products and…

17 June 2022
Katie Hedges stands in front of he graphic decarbonisation map of the Humber region
Businesses invited to first Humber Industrial Decarbonisation Conference

Key organisations involved in decarbonisation projects across the Humber region are coming together for the first time to promote opportunities…

25 May 2022
Photo of Scunthorpe MP Holly Mumby-Croft pictured with the owners of the LAVO Italian restaurant
Further boost for Scunthorpe as new Italian-inspired open kitchen and bar set for town centre

A new restaurant and bar is set to bring the best in Italian-inspired cuisine to the heart of Scunthorpe town…

27 April 2022
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More cash to help local businesses go greener

The Sustainability Business Grant – designed to help local businesses invest in low energy technology – is being reopened following…

1 March 2022
Holly Mumby-Croft MP and Rob Waltham holding laptops in front of a blue background
Budget 2022: Successful business digital grant scheme reopens with £100,000 top-up

The recently launched digitalisation grant – designed to supercharge digital growth across North Lincolnshire – has proved so popular with…

25 February 2022
SJM, Cllr Waltham and MP Holly Mumby-Croft - shop local
Your high street needs you – shop local, support Scunthorpe

Calls to support independent traders from across Scunthorpe and North Lincolnshire are being made – with local leaders urging people…

8 February 2022
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Scunthorpe broadband boost

Around 900 more commercial properties in Scunthorpe will be able to access gigabit broadband thanks to £150,000 of Government cash.…

7 February 2022
Holly Mumby-Croft MP and Rob Waltham holding laptops in front of a blue background
£150,000 of Government cash to help businesses upgrade for the future

A new grant scheme to supercharge digital growth across North Lincolnshire launches today. The Government-funded £150,000 cash pot will enable…

4 February 2022
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Hospitality businesses can now apply for up to £6,000 from Government’s £1bn grant pot

Hospitality and leisure businesses can now apply for grant funding to help them protect jobs from the impact of the…

31 December 2021
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Council leader welcomes Government announcement for £1bn fund to support hospitality sector

A new £1bn fund to help hospitality businesses through tough trading conditions has been announced by Government. North Lincolnshire Council’s…

21 December 2021
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Quarter of a million-grant cash to make local businesses greener 

A £250,000 grant pot of Government cash is to be used to help businesses invest in low energy technology -…

14 December 2021
Holly Mumby-Croft, MP for Scunthorpe and Cllr Rob Waltham, leader of North Lincolnshire Council, pictured at the development site of the Advanced Manufacturing Park
Government cash buys 65-acre site as council set to develop UK’s first carbon-neutral Advanced Manufacturing Park

Almost 2,000 jobs will be created at a new Advanced Manufacturing Park being developed by North Lincolnshire Council using the…

9 December 2021