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Extra £2.5m Government cash boost to keep hundreds more families warm

Hundreds more families will be kept warm through winter thanks to the latest cash boost from Government – taking the…

22 September 2023
Brumby Wood, Scunthorpe
Council pledge to further conserve and enhance wildlife habitats across North Lincolnshire

A wide-reaching plan to weave biodiversity into every aspect of the council’s remit across North Lincolnshire has been agreed. It…

6 September 2023
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Council leader welcomes Government commitment to green technology investments

The leader of North Lincolnshire Council has welcomed a Government announcement taking a pioneering carbon capture project to the next…

18 August 2023
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Help schools reduce their energy bills with new community share offer

A ground-breaking new scheme using Government cash to help Scunthorpe schools go green and reduce their energy bills has moved…

4 August 2023
The 100000th tree being planted on Scunthorpe's Kingsway by elected members with council officers looking on
Major milestone reached as 100,000th North Lincolnshire tree is planted

The 100,000th tree in the council’s ambitious plan to create swathes of new green areas across the region has been…

18 July 2023
Tree planting at Jubilee Park
Jubilee Park awarded the coveted Green Flag Award as it is officially recognised as one of the country’s best parks

Today, North Lincolnshire Council is celebrating after receiving a sixth Green Flag Award for the parks within North Lincolnshire and…

18 July 2023
A line up of people including Holly Mumby-Croft Mp and Cllr Tim Mitchell outside new flower borders at Scunthorpe train station
Scunthorpe train station goes green with new landscaping work

Visitors to Scunthorpe train station are being greeted with a beautiful urban garden area following a joint project from the…

8 June 2023
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Ditch the car for Walk to School Week

Families are being urged to ‘stride don’t drive’ and leave the car at home for short journeys and school runs,…

12 May 2023
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Householder fined £300 over lay-by flytipping

A householder who dumped his rubbish next to a lay-by bin has had to pay a £300 fine. The unsightly…

11 May 2023
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Be a gardening hero this spring with our discount compost bin offer

Keen gardeners and recyclers can join the compost revolution with a special offer giving North Lincolnshire residents the chance to…

31 March 2023
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New fleet of refuse collection vehicles confirmed as council set to invest more than £1.5m

More than £1.5m is to be invested in refuse collection vehicles – improving reliability and reducing carbon emissions. Seven new…

24 March 2023
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Major investment in green transport for vulnerable children and adults

Transport for vulnerable children and adults is set to be transformed through a multi-million pound investment in cleaner, greener buses.…

24 March 2023
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Solar energy comes to the heart of communities thanks to £88,000 of grant funding

Rural hubs including town halls and sports pavilions, as well as a town centre project that helps the homeless, are…

22 March 2023
Five people in high vis jackets in front of a North Lincolnshire council bin wagon
Target Zero – Ambitious new partnership aims to eradicate waste from North Lincolnshire homes going to landfill

Record lows of waste going to landfill from North Lincolnshire homes will be slashed even further through an ambitious new…

21 March 2023
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Levelling-Up: Government cash backs creation of new jobs through £723,000 investment in new technology

A raft of North Lincolnshire businesses are set to receive £141,000 to kickstart a range of projects to create jobs,…

17 March 2023