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Help with energy bills now available for hundreds of local people thanks to £1m Government cash

Hundreds of park homes residents in North Lincolnshire can now register for the £400 Government cash for help with energy…

28 February 2023
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New Armed Forces Hub in Scunthorpe launches vital support groups for those in the military

Two new support groups for military men and women will launch in Scunthorpe next week. The groups have been set…

27 February 2023
An artist's impression of a new community hub building planned for Epworth
Epworth set for new community hub as £3.5m cash confirmed

Building work is set to begin on a new community hub in the Isle of Axholme, providing families with convenient…

21 February 2023
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Let’s get the party started: apply now for cash to celebrate King’s Coronation

Community groups, town and parish councils and voluntary organisations across North Lincolnshire can get up to £250 to help kickstart…

31 January 2023
The Armed Forces Hub in Scunthorpe with a group of people outside
Supporting our Armed Forces: new hub opens in North Lincolnshire

A brand new Armed Forces Hub has opened in North Lincolnshire, signposting the local Armed Forces community to support with…

18 January 2023
Photo shows, from left to right, Council Leader, Rob Waltham, Humberside Police Inspector, Rich Mirfin, Senior Safer Neighbourhoods Officer, Elisha Ronald, Head of Community Resilience, Stuart Minto and Police and Crime Commissioner, Jonathan Evison, holding the anti-fraud cards
Stop. Challenge. Protect: Fightback against scammers kicks-off as simple reminder cards rolled out to 40,000 homes

Tens of thousands of families across North Lincolnshire are being asked to step up and join a new offensive designed…

17 January 2023
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Park home residents set to get government cash for energy bills

Hundreds of park homes residents in North Lincolnshire will be able to register for the £400 Government cash for energy…

12 January 2023
Tracey Coyne, Jonathan Evison and Rob Waltham holding posters supporting the Ask For Angela scheme
‘Ask For Angela’ launched to help people keep safe on nights out in North Lincolnshire

People who feel unsafe, vulnerable or threatened can now discreetly get help in a raft of pubs and bars across…

15 December 2022
River Ancholme in Brigg with red flowers in planters
Blooming beautiful: Communities share £30,000 for spring planting

A raft of communities across North Lincolnshire will be blooming beautifully after almost £30,000 of cash has been shared for…

12 December 2022
A purple label reads "You now need photo ID to vote at a polling station"
North Lincolnshire residents need photo ID to vote at elections in May

For the first time, residents in North Lincolnshire will need to show photographic ID to vote at this year’s local…

9 December 2022
White Ribbon Day 2022 logo and QR code
Calls to “end male violence against women” as council backs White Ribbon campaign

North Lincolnshire Council has taken a stand to end all male violence against women by becoming White Ribbon accredited once…

24 November 2022
Close up photograph of Cllr Rob Waltham MBE with trees in the background
Council leader welcomes Government fuel cost plans to help families and protect jobs

A raft of measures to limit energy bills for homes and businesses for up to two years has been welcomed…

8 September 2022
CRUSE cheque presentation
£12,000 donation given to local bereavement charity

A cheque for £12,000 has been donated to CRUSE Bereavement Support. Cllr Neil Poole, cabinet member for commercial and MP…

5 September 2022
Artist impression of Epworth Community Hub
Plans lodged to revitalise community hub in Epworth

A planning application has been submitted to transform the Epworth Community Hub. Through the exciting plans a new library, training…

31 August 2022
A lineup of police, fire officers, councillors including Rob Waltham in front of Ashbyville Pond
Youngsters risk death at notorious pond that claimed a life one year ago

Thoughtless swimmers are risking their lives in a lake that has seen a number of tragic drownings – including a…

5 August 2022