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#Environment

Five people ride electric scooters in a Scunthorpe car park
Scunthorpe hosts e-scooter trial as Government backs council’s green transport revolution

A major trial of electric scooters across Scunthorpe has been launched by North Lincolnshire Council after funding was confirmed. The…

2 months ago
Two drivers with facecoverings standing either side of a Skiploader vehicle
New vehicles to improve efficiency at recycling centres

North Lincolnshire Council has taken delivery of two new vehicles to help quickly unload skips at household recycling centres (HRCs).…

3 months ago
Four people on bikes and scooters outside Ancholme Leisure Centre, Brigg
Investment in electric vehicle revolution: scheme helping young people get to work and training goes green

A successful scheme to help young people travel to work or training has joined the green revolution – with low…

4 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…

7 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…

9 months ago
autumnal trees
Scunthorpe woodlands could be extended as part of carbon offsetting plans

Two woodland areas in Scunthorpe could be extended as part of the Government’s £50m  Woodland Carbon Guarantee scheme to tackle…

1 year ago
Grounds maintenance staff celebrate their Green Flag Award for Central Park in Scunthorpe
North Lincolnshire parks still among the best in the UK

Four parks in Scunthorpe and Barton upon Humber have been recognised among the UK’s very best green spaces and have…

2 years ago
Two of the council's electric vehicles
North Lincolnshire Council reduces CO2 emissions by a third in two years – bringing total savings to more than £12m

North Lincolnshire Council has reduced its carbon emissions by more than 6,000 tonnes in the last two years – smashing…

2 years ago
Ward members, the leader of the council and the local MP meet with the Environment Agency in South Ferriby
Flood defence work gathers pace on south Humber bank

A new £12m flood defence is being built on the south Humber bank in North Lincolnshire. Work began in March…

2 years ago
A bench
Isle of Axholme Greenway benefits from £10,000 funding

The Isle of Axholme and Hatfield Chase Landscape Partnership has created new information boards and benches for visitors to enjoy…

2 years ago
Riddings Pool building
New biomass boiler cuts carbon footprint at Riddings

The new biomass boiler installed at Riddings in Scunthorpe will heat the library, pool and leisure facility and cut our…

2 years ago
North Lindsey College students holding certificates
Students get hands on at Crowle Moors

Students from North Lindsey College are working with the Isle of Axholme and Hatfield Chase Landscape Partnership at Crowle Moors…

2 years ago