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#Scunthorpe

Live Chat with your Fostering Team. Ask about fostering, supported lodgings or being fostering friendly today.
Could you be one question away from making a huge difference to...
12 February 2024

New technology means anyone interested in fostering can now talk straight away to a trained adviser via a chat hotline.…

aerial view of houses in Scunthorpe
First part of £20m Government cash will revamp community...
30 January 2024

The first £2m of a ten-year £20m Government cash pot will be used to revamp community centres across Scunthorpe, the…

Cllr Rob Waltham, Scunthorpe MP Holly Mumby-Croft at Harlequin with one of their employees.
Office furniture supplier sets sights on growth with Government...
24 January 2024

Harlequin Office Furniture is the latest local business to benefit from the UK Shared Prosperity Fund (UKSPF) – receiving a…

Cllr Rob Waltham and Scunthorpe MP Holly Mumby-Croft pictured with Scunthorpe business - Sentex Hydraulix.
Family business creates new jobs and wins new customers thanks...
23 January 2024

Sentex Hydraulix, a Scunthorpe-based family run business, was awarded cash from the first round of the UK Shared Prosperity Funding…

An aerial view of Scunthorpe town centre and High Street
Government cash for Scunthorpe’s High Street to make area...
7 December 2023

Almost a quarter of a million pounds of further Government cash has been confirmed for Scunthorpe High Street to make…

Make a difference, Join our Fostering Family this Christmas. Snowflakes, a christmas tree and illustrated children in the background of the image.
Give the brightest gift this year and become fostering friendly...
1 December 2023

The award-winning fostering team at North Lincolnshire Council are today launching their 12 days of fostering to highlight not only…

An aerial view of Scunthorpe showing industrial units, streets and houses with a wind farm in the far distance
Levelling-Up: Scunthorpe town centre set for £16m Government...
20 November 2023

Scunthorpe will benefit from almost £16m Government cash to create more jobs and new town centre homes. This cash –…

Graphic promoting Scunthorpe's Christmas Light Switch On on 25 November 2023. Includes pictures of walkabout puppets Hodman and Sally, Dame Annie Fanny and Viking FM morning presenters Alex and Nicola
Christmas starts here! Family fun at the Scunthorpe Christmas...
20 November 2023

Christmas comes to Scunthorpe town centre on Saturday 25 November, with an action-packed day of free family entertainment and special…

Photo of Scunthorpe Steelworks
Council and British Steel join forces to develop 300-acre...
6 November 2023

Thousands of green jobs could be created in Scunthorpe as a globally renowned consultancy firm starts work on a masterplan…

Illustrated young person in foster care with Illustrated houses with the text Become a Short Breaks + foster carer.
Become a Short Breaks Foster Carer and really make a difference...
6 November 2023

Great opportunity to join our team of Foster Carers who offer short breaks to children and young people with additional…

Scunthorpe MP Holly Mumby-Croft and Cllr John Davison, pictured looking at plans outside St John's Church
Historic Scunthorpe church set for dramatic makeover as...
1 November 2023

An award-winning contractor has been appointed for the dramatic makeover of St John’s Church – one of Scunthorpe’s most historic…

Pictured at the entrance to the Parishes car park are, from left to right, Tracey Coyne, Jonathan Evison, Holly Mumby-Croft, and Cllr John Davison
Multi-storey car park set for high-tech upgrade as Government...
24 October 2023

Scunthorpe’s multi-storey car park will receive a high-security upgrade thanks to a £250,000 cash boost. The major new crackdown will…

Three people sitting in a soft play area at St John's market
Brand-new soft play centre at St John’s Market unveiled
20 October 2023

A brand-new, free multi-level indoor soft play centre has been opened at St John’s Market in Scunthorpe. The bright and…

Scunthorpe MP Holly Mumby Croft and North Lincolnshire Council leader Cllr Rob Waltham laying the last brick at Scunthorpe's Enterprise Hub
Last brick laid: Scunthorpe’s multi-million pound enterprise...
17 October 2023

The construction of the multi-million-pound enterprise and innovation hub – set to bring hundreds of new jobs to Scunthorpe town…

Doctors, nurses and patients in a hospital corridor.
Council secures further answers from health bosses as...
4 October 2023

The council’s Health and Wellbeing Board – chaired by council leader Rob Waltham – has secured commitments for further detail…