Tourism, Museums and The Arts

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From ordinary to extraordinary: Discover the artistry of the Viking world at North Lincolnshire Museum

Vikings may have arrived with force, but they also knew how to turn the materials they had around them into…

30 October 2023
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Do you remember the Flixborough disaster of 1974?

Many people living and working in and around North Lincolnshire on Saturday 1 June 1974 will remember where they were…

25 September 2023
Showstopping 50-foot whale the star of Scunthorpe’s free family-fun day

Explorers will be able to journey into the belly of an enormous inflatable whale at a brand-new family-fun day coming…

18 September 2023
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Spotlight! The Big North Lincolnshire Talent Show is here: It’s your time to shine

A new, exciting talent show is coming to Scunthorpe! Save the date – it will take place on Saturday 20…

8 August 2023
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Thousands of children and families can enjoy action-packed summer holiday activities

With the holidays fast approaching, families can look forward to an action-packed summer break with a raft of activities taking…

20 July 2023
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£250,000 National Lottery Heritage Fund grant boost to help more people access museums’ vast collections

Two local museums have received a National Lottery Heritage Fund grant for an exciting heritage project, Documenting Northern Lincolnshire’s Local…

30 June 2023
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Kick off the summer holidays with Fleur East and Party in the Park

Celebrate the start of the summer in style at Normanby Hall’s Party in the Park 2023 on Saturday 22 July.…

28 June 2023
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Scunthorpe theatre makes waves in breaking down accessibility barriers for all who visit their venue

Scunthorpe’s largest live entertainment venue, The Baths Hall, has been recognised for their commitment in becoming a place that is…

22 June 2023
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Specialists sought for major overhaul of historic Scunthorpe church St John’s

Bids are being sought by specialist builders and carpenters to carry out a dramatic makeover to St John’s Church -…

16 June 2023
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Get Wild About The Earth at our latest free Discover day this month

The next amazing Discover event is taking place on Saturday 29 April from 11am to 4pm. Aimed at families with…

6 April 2023
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Government cash to create children’s science and technology centre in heart of Scunthorpe

A new science and technology centre for children and families will be created with £2.5m Government levelling-up cash confirmed. Repairs…

9 March 2023
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Children to unleash their vision of the future of our nature and landscapes

Local pupils will be using real museum exhibits and the powers of art and imagination to create an exciting new…

24 January 2023
Photograph of Cllrs Rob Waltham and John Davison, pictured with Ann Liles, author of the 'Dreaming with the Ancestors' poem, from the 'Of Earth and Sky' installation
Levelling-up: major boost for arts and heritage in North Lincolnshire as government cash tripled to £1.1m

The arts and heritage sector across North Lincolnshire is to get a massive £1.1m funding boost – creating new jobs…

11 November 2022
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Unleash your creativity at Normanby Hall’s free No Limits Festival

Families can get hands-on with dozens of fun, free activities when the first ever No Limits Festival blasts into Normanby…

21 September 2022
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The Baths Laughs: See the rising stars of comedy at The Baths Hall’s new comedy night

People will soon be able to see rising stars of the UK comedy scene when a brand new comedy club…

7 September 2022