Schools, Libraries and Learning

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Apply for your child’s school place before January deadline

Parents with children aged three to four years-old are being reminded to apply to the council for their school place…

1 month ago
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Parents praise ‘fantastic’ Imagination Library

Parents have responded in their hundreds to praise North Lincolnshire Council’s Imagination Library, which sends a book every month to…

1 month ago
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Get more from your library with handy new app

A convenient new app has been launched to help customers get the most from their local library service on the…

3 months ago
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New ways to inspire reading and writing on World Literacy Day

North Lincolnshire Council has thanked a local charity for helping mark the importance of reading and writing on World Literacy…

4 months ago
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More services available safely at libraries in September

People will be able to access more libraries services safely, including browsing for books to loan, during September. From Wednesday…

4 months ago
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School catering staff gearing-up to provide 1.5 million school meals safely

North Lincolnshire Council’s catering staff are looking forward to providing school meals safely as schools go back next week. Each…

5 months ago
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School leaders ready and confident to welcome pupils back after summer break

Thousands of pupils across North Lincolnshire will be returning to school from next week, with many entering a classroom for…

5 months ago
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Parents encouraged to secure funded childcare places for September as Covid safety measures in place

As businesses across North Lincolnshire continue to reopen and renew safely following the easing of coronavirus measures, parents and carers…

5 months ago
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Adult Education and Community Learning in North Lincolnshire receives praise from Matrix

Adult education and community learning services in North Lincolnshire received praise following a recent assessment carried out by Matrix, on…

5 months ago
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More North Lincolnshire Libraries set to welcome back customers

Winterton Library and Riddings Library are both set to reopen to customers next week with a convenient click and collect…

5 months ago
New Special School for Scunthorpe
New Special School to open in North Lincolnshire

A new Special School is set to open in Scunthorpe providing places for up to 60 pupils aged between 16…

6 months ago
Holly Mumby-Croft, MP for Scunthorpe and Leader of North Lincolnshire Council Rob Waltham pictured with local author Addy Farmer
Donations drive launched as 400 literacy packs are gifted

A local charity has worked with the council and other partners to gift more than 400 literacy packs to families…

6 months ago
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Summer holiday childcare available for families

Working families across North Lincolnshire can continue to access childcare during the school summer holidays at a range of settings.…

6 months ago
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Book your place on online childminder training

The next Childminder Briefing session for people who are considering becoming a childminder is being delivered online on Wednesday 22…

6 months ago
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Scunthorpe Central Library set to reopen with new click and collect scheme

As towns across North Lincolnshire reopen for business, book-hungry readers are being welcomed back to Scunthorpe Central Library. The library…

7 months ago