Council News

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Countdown to summer: thousands of free swimming sessions to help kids stay active

Thousands of youngsters across North Lincolnshire will be able to take advantage of free swimming through the summer holidays. The…

1 June 2023
Cabinet members around the table for their first meeting - May 2023
Ambitious plans for communities revealed as new Cabinet gets back to business

New plans have been revealed to back every community across North Lincolnshire to thrive. The newly formed cabinet for North…

30 May 2023
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Council leader welcomes £20m Government cash for new health centre in Scunthorpe

A new £19.4m community diagnostic centre will be built in Scunthorpe town centre – one of six to open nationally…

15 May 2023
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Town and parish council election results are in for North Lincolnshire

The election for town and parish councils across North Lincolnshire are complete and the results are in. The full details…

5 May 2023
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North Lincolnshire Council election result

Following the local council elections in North Lincolnshire the composition of the council will be 27 Conservative members and 16…

5 May 2023
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Remember to bring your photo ID on election day

Residents in North Lincolnshire are being urged to remember their ID when they go to vote on Thursday 4 May.…

4 May 2023
Pledge your support for Foster Care Fortnight. 15-28 May #fosteringcommunities
Pledge your support for Foster Care Fortnight

To celebrate Foster Care Fortnight™ from 15 to 28 May 2023, North Lincolnshire Council’s Fostering Recruitment Team have pledged to…

3 May 2023
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Get involved and join us for Foster Care Fortnight in North Lincolnshire

To celebrate Foster Care Fortnight™ from 15 to 28 May 2023, North Lincolnshire Council’s Fostering Recruitment Team will be pledging…

25 April 2023
Supported Lodgings image with a white background, photos of young people learning how to cook, clean, put washing on, iron and apply for a job. Text which questions, ‘Who taught you?’ Quote from a young person in Supported Lodgings accommodation: “It’s very important to have the Supported Lodgings scheme – I like living with my host, she has supported me, made it easy for me to attend college and learn how to become more independent.”
Who taught you? Become a Supported Lodgings host and shape a young person’s life

The Supported Lodgings scheme is designed to provide a stepping-stone for young people, on their route to independence. The fostering…

20 April 2023
Graphic promoting the requirement to bring photo ID to vote in the local elections. A yellow post it note reads "No ID? Apply for free Voter ID by 25 April"
Are you election ready? Deadline for free voter ID applications is 25 April

People across North Lincolnshire are being urged to apply for free voter ID ahead of the deadline at 5pm on…

19 April 2023
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Voters urged to check they’re election ready before it’s too late

With only five days to go until the voter registration deadline for local elections on 4 May, anyone wanting to…

12 April 2023
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Local election candidates confirmed

Details of hundreds of council election candidates have been published, ahead of the local elections taking place across North Lincolnshire…

5 April 2023
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Don’t miss bin day over Easter

Refuse collectors will be out collecting people’s waste across North Lincolnshire before the Easter weekend, with some changes due to…

29 March 2023
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Notice of Election: North Lincolnshire

The official start of the election period for North Lincolnshire Council begins today. Each of the 43 council seats across…

27 March 2023
Fostering Friendly Scheme launch event - Cllr Julie Reed
Businesses pledge to support fostering in North Lincolnshire

Local businesses, employers and organisations flocked to The Baths Hall on Friday 17 March to attend the launch of a…

24 March 2023