Planning and Environment

River Ancholme in Brigg with red flowers in planters
Council offers £25,000 for Spring In Bloom projects

Town and parish councils and community groups across North Lincolnshire are being invited to apply for a share in £25,000…

2 days ago
A boy and a man standing in a rural area with spades
Winteringham trees among first on our Northern Forest tree register

Trees planted by children from Winteringham are among the first to be registered on our newly launched tree register. The…

1 month ago
Threee young teenage boys holding spades in a field of newly planted trees
Baysgarth School hosts planting of 3,300 Northern Forest trees

Local charities, business, schools, veterans and volunteers have come together to plant 3,300 trees at Baysgarth School, giving the North…

1 month ago
Photograph of Cllr Rob Waltham on a walking route
Have your say on new and improved walking and cycling routes in North Lincolnshire

Residents and visitors to North Lincolnshire are being invited to have their say on plans to improve and create walking…

2 months ago
Discarded tin cans in a bin bag
River clean-up volunteers find fencing, a motorbike helmet and a Mr Potato Head

A new community volunteer group set up in East Halton Skitter to protect local wildlife and keep the Humber litter-free…

2 months ago
Holly MUmby Croft MP, Cllr David Rose, Cllr Rob Waltham planting a tree on a grassed area in Scunthorpe
Ambitious plans revealed to create 25 acres of urban woodland in Scunthorpe

Residents are being urged to help plant tens of thousands of trees across North Lincolnshire to help reach an ambitious…

3 months ago
Green Flag in KIngsway Gardens, Scunthjorpe. with councillors and park staff
North Lincolnshire parks recognised as among best in country

Four North Lincolnshire parks have once again been recognised as among the finest green spaces in the UK by retaining…

3 months ago
a road with lights moving quickly down it, depicting ultrafast broadband
Play your part to increase broadband speeds in North Lincolnshire

North Lincolnshire Council is working with telecoms providers to bring ultrafast broadband to the area and needs local people to…

4 months ago
Scenic picture of a stretch of water and clouds with a windfarm in the background
£4.3m Government cash will open up new North Lincolnshire port development

North Lincolnshire’s economy is to receive a £4.3m boost thanks to £25.8 million awarded to Lincolnshire as part of the…

5 months ago
Photograph of the path leading towards the visitor centre at Water's Edge
Volunteers play vital role in maintaining nature reserves across North Lincolnshire

In North Lincolnshire there are 17 local nature reserves across the county and the council is supported by a dedicated…

5 months ago
Photograph of Alkborough
Bid made to recognise rural North Lincolnshire’s outstanding natural beauty

A move to have parts of North Lincolnshire recognised for its outstanding natural beauty has been made by North Lincolnshire…

6 months ago
Ashbyville pond
Stay safe around open water – don’t take the risk

The council is warning people about the importance of water safety and urging them not to put themselves in danger…

6 months ago
Cllr Waltham stood with his composter
Council leader commits to environmentally friendly ways with new composter

North Lincolnshire Council Leader, Cllr Rob Waltham receives composter after handing back his brown bin to reduce his carbon footprint.…

6 months ago
Person planting a tree
Scunthorpe’s Queensway set for dramatic environmental makeover

A major arterial route in Scunthorpe is set to undergo a dramatic environmental makeover, enhancing the space for residents and…

7 months ago
Blue Lagoon
Blue-green algae outbreak at Blue Lagoon

North Lincolnshire Council has received reports of a blue-green algae outbreak at Blue Lagoon on Normanby Road in Scunthorpe. Test…

1 year ago