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#Scunthorpe

Photograph of Church Square works
Scunthorpe urban park progressing at pace

Work to transform Church Square on Scunthorpe High Street into an urban park is progressing at pace following the injection…

2 March 2021
Broadband fibres and connections, rainbow effect
Local businesses to be among best connected in UK after full-fibre rollout

North Lincolnshire businesses are to have access to gigabit-capable broadband speeds within the next few months as Scunthorpe becomes the…

26 January 2021
Concept art of the new market site
Scunthorpe town centre to benefit from £10.7m development as Government backs a future vision for High Street

Scunthorpe town centre will benefit from a huge £10.7m to redevelop the former market site in the heart of the…

26 December 2020
Photograph of Holly Mumby-Croft, MP for Scunthorpe, opening Scunthorpe Sports Direct store
New town centre Sports Direct store opened by Scunthorpe MP

A new Sports Direct store has opened in Scunthorpe town centre, with residents encouraged to shop local and stay safe…

10 December 2020
Photograph of Cllr Rob Waltham and Des Comerford outside True Heroes London
New clothing store opens in Scunthorpe as residents encouraged to shop local

A new clothing store has opened in the heart of Scunthorpe town centre, as residents are encouraged to back small…

4 December 2020
Concept art pictures of plans for Scunthorpe transformation
£27m proposals to transform Scunthorpe submitted for Government’s £3.6bn Towns Fund

North Lincolnshire Council has submitted its plans for a £27m investment across Scunthorpe through the Town Deal programme. The bold…

3 December 2020
Blue Lagoon
Blue-green algae outbreak at Blue Lagoon

North Lincolnshire Council has received reports of a blue-green algae outbreak at Blue Lagoon on Normanby Road in Scunthorpe. Test…

26 November 2019
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…

5 November 2019
Katherine Wilson-Dobbs reveals her Little Library design at Luddington and Garthorpe Primary School
Little Libraries open in North Lincolnshire to provide free books for children

North Lincolnshire Children’s Literacy Trust has launched exciting and innovative ‘Little Libraries’ to provide children with access to free books.…

31 October 2019
Holocaust memorial design panel
Design chosen for Scunthorpe’s Holocaust memorial

A design has been chosen for a new Holocaust memorial in Scunthorpe from proposals submitted by local secondary school pupils.…

30 October 2019
Berkeley Circle junction in Scunthorpe
Works to start on safety improvements to town’s busiest junction

North Lincolnshire Council is set to start work at Berkeley Circle in Scunthorpe to make the junction safer for drivers,…

7 October 2019
Brick by Brick - international LEGO brick art
20-21’s new exhibition has been built brick by brick

A new exhibition crafted entirely out of LEGO® bricks is set to open at 20-21 Visual Arts Centre on Saturday…

3 October 2019
Roadworks sign
Traffic signals to be upgraded at Scunthorpe’s Brumby Corner

North Lincolnshire Council are to upgrade the traffic signals on Ashby Road at the junction of Old Brumby Street and…

3 October 2019
Apprentices at Lebus Upholstery in Scunthorpe
New apprentices start at Scunthorpe furniture maker Lebus

Eleven new apprentices have started training for their Intermediate Apprenticeship level 2 in modern upholstery at Scunthorpe-based Lebus Upholstery. One…

26 September 2019
National Fitness Day is on 25 September
Free gym sessions on offer for National Fitness Day

To celebrate National Fitness Day on Wednesday 25 September 2019, North Lincolnshire Council is offering fitness taster classes at The…

23 September 2019