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Tourism, Museums and The Arts

Outside 20-21 Visual Arts Centre
Renovation work underway on one of Scunthorpe’s most iconic...
8 December 2023

The historic St John’s church is undergoing extensive repairs and rebuilding work to bring the building back into full use.…

Metalworking - Yorvic Group - Fearsome Craftsmen
From ordinary to extraordinary: Discover the artistry of the...
30 October 2023

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

Black and white photo of a plume of black smoke in th distanhe and the sign 'Flixborough' in the foreground
Do you remember the Flixborough disaster of 1974?
25 September 2023

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

Showstopping 50-foot whale the star of Scunthorpe’s free...
18 September 2023

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

Spotlight! with sponsor and £1000 grand prize.
Spotlight! The Big North Lincolnshire Talent Show is here:...
8 August 2023

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

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Thousands of children and families can enjoy action-packed...
20 July 2023

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

Photograph of North Lincolnshire Museum
£250,000 National Lottery Heritage Fund grant boost to help...
30 June 2023

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

Party in the Park graphic. Fleur East and the tribute acts to Harry Styles and Taylor Swift are pictured
Kick off the summer holidays with Fleur East and Party in the...
28 June 2023

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

A picture of the outside of the Baths Hall, early evening.
Scunthorpe theatre makes waves in breaking down accessibility...
22 June 2023

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

20-21 Discovery Holly and Cllr Davison - June 2023
Specialists sought for major overhaul of historic Scunthorpe...
16 June 2023

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

Graphic of the Discover event with photos of children taking part in activities
Get Wild About The Earth at our latest free Discover day this...
6 April 2023

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

Artist impression of Discover exhibits at 20-21
Government cash to create children’s science and...
9 March 2023

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

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Children to unleash their vision of the future of our nature and...
24 January 2023

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

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...
11 November 2022

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

Graphic advertising the No Limits Festival. Orange and blue tiles have icons including a guitar, book, paintbrushes, microphone and more
Unleash your creativity at Normanby Hall’s free No Limits...
21 September 2022

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