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#Scunthorpe

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…

Fostering Film Any Of Us - showing behind the scenes.
Any Of Us can foster…because it really can be you who makes...
26 September 2023

Any Of Us can foster a child or young person, if they have a big heart to care. That is…

Cllrs and MP Andrew Percy on the 399 bus that goes from Scunthorpe to Doncaster via the Isle of Axholme.
Connecting Communities: New bus service launched from Scunthorpe...
19 September 2023

Extra buses have been put on to connect communities across the Isle of Axholme with both Scunthorpe and Doncaster. The…

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…

An image with photos of young people and the text: Were you ready? Become a Supported Lodgings Host, Developing independence for 16-24 year olds.
Who helped you be ready to live on your own?
16 August 2023

Like many young people, those who are care-experienced also need help, support, and friendship before they are ready to live…

Picture of the entrance to Scunthorpe Train Station.
Council opposes closure of ticket office and reduction in staff...
27 July 2023

North Lincolnshire Council has written to Transport Focus opposing the closure of the ticket office and a reduction of staff…

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…

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 -…

Fostering Flowerbed
Fostering flowerbed provides a lasting legacy in North...
14 June 2023

In collaboration with the Fostering team at North Lincolnshire Council, the Parks and Green Spaces team have sustainably replanted the…

Photo promoting the Women in Manufacturing and Engineering event. Courtney, an apprentice wind farm technician, is pictured wearing high vis.
Inspiration and encouragement on offer at Scunthorpe event to...
9 June 2023

Women and girls are being encouraged to find out more about careers in industry by meeting the women who are…