A close up of brightly coloured fruit and vegetables at a local open air market
£2.5m Government cash pot for local projects to increase community pride – applications now open

Local organisations – including businesses, charities, local councils and sport and community groups – are being urged to apply for…

24 October 2023
An aerial view of Scunthorpe showing industrial units, streets and houses with a wind farm in the far distance
£20m Government cash to revive Scunthorpe’s urban heartland welcomed

A pledge by the Prime Minister put local people in control of millions of pounds of Government cash has been…

4 October 2023
A group of mayors and councillors holding a Lincolnshire flag in front of a restored brick building
Lincolnshire Day celebrations showcases Grimsby Docks transformation

The changing face of Grimsby Docks has been showcased to civic heads and business leaders who visited North East Lincolnshire…

29 September 2023
Tim Mitchell, Rob Waltham, Holly Mumby-Croft, Elaine Marper, Julie Reed sitting on a bench holding a plaque
Park and gardens at Church Square officially renamed in honour of the late queen

In a gesture of respect and admiration, the new park and gardens in Church Square at the heart of Scunthorpe…

8 September 2023
Doctor examining the results of a combined MRI and CT scan of a persons knee.
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
Three people standing next to blue railings in Scunthorpe town centre
Scunthorpe town centre set for new police station backed by Government cash

Plans for a new police station in Scunthorpe have been announced – a move set to further boost the high…

24 March 2023
Towns Fund board members - Andrew Percy, Holly Mumby-Croft and Rob Waltham holding a cheque for £1 million.
New homes to be created in heart of Scunthorpe as £1m Government cash confirmed

Dozens of new homes will be created in the heart of Scunthorpe through a new Government-backed grant scheme. Property owners…

1 March 2023
Graphic about investment zones
‘Investment zones will create new jobs and higher wages’

An ambitious proposal has been submitted to government to fast-track the creation of new jobs and wage increases across North…

20 October 2022
A group of people, including Annie Fanny, Holly Mumby Croft, Rob Waltham and Jonathan Evison stand in the fountains at Church Square
Scunthorpe town centre transformation officially underway as new park and gardens opened

A new park and gardens in Scunthorpe town centre has been officially opened – the first part of major transformation…

27 September 2022
Close up of a cycle lane with a cyclist on a bike
Plans for £70m of Government Levelling-Up cash

A £70m proposal to Government includes ambitious plans to supercharge investment in new cycle routes, improved transport links and to…

26 July 2022
Close up photograph of Cllr Rob Waltham MBE with trees in the background
Council leader welcomes £6m Government cash boost for levelling-up

The leader of North Lincolnshire Council has welcomed the announcement of an additional £6m levelling-up cash for North Lincolnshire. The…

20 April 2022
Artist impression of the enterprise and innovation hub
New dawn rises for high street as green light given for radical transformation

A new future for Scunthorpe town centre will be created as plans for a revolutionary new high-street concept have been…

10 February 2022
Artist Impression of the Enterprise and Innovation Hub
Plans submitted for new town centre enterprise and innovation hub

A planning application has been submitted for a new enterprise and innovation hub in Scunthorpe town centre. The plans funded…

26 November 2021
Image of Scunthorpe High Street from HSBC
Council leads action plan to support town centre retailers

North Lincolnshire Council is spearheading an action plan to help attract more people into Scunthorpe town centre. The council -…

5 November 2021
Christmas baubles
Stalls available at St John’s Market in the run up to Christmas

With over eight weeks to go until Christmas, there is a great opportunity for small businesses or budding entrepreneurs to…

28 October 2021