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Christmas at Grimsby Top Town Market

Christmas is right around the corner and so is the start of Grimsby Top Town Market’s extended festive opening. The market offers a wide variety of gift ideas for all the family, including personalised and engraved presents, porcelain and china figurines, bath bombs and wax melts, books, electricals, slippers and clothing – so you can…

2 days ago | General
Christmas at Grimsby Top Town Market

Evening walk aims to ‘reclaim these streets’

AN evening walk taking place in Grimsby later this month is seeking to ‘reclaim these streets’ as part of a national movement established in the wake of the murder of Sarah Everard. The event, arranged by the Violence against Women and Girls Strategic Group, is aimed at empowering those who may feel vulnerable when walking…

2 days ago | Environment and community safety

New life for key St James’ Square building

A VITAL step in the transformation of St James’ Square has been completed, with local company the E-Factor, purchasing St James’ House. The former office building has been bought by the E-Factor Group, which has plans to bring the building back to life using a £1.5m slice of Towns Fund money along with significant private…

3 days ago | General

Youngsters shine at awards evening

Children and young people from across North East Lincolnshire wowed local leaders earlier this month when they collected their Duke of Edinburgh Award Certificates at a glamourous awards celebration in Grimsby. The Award, which was founded by His Royal Highness Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh in 1956, to encourage young people to learn new skills…

3 days ago | Children and families
A photo of silver award holders

Stay a savvy shopper this Christmas and don’t get caught out

As many shoppers prepare to face the high street or go online to find that perfect gift, North East Lincolnshire Council’s Trading Standards officers are reminding local people to stay savvy in the run-up to Christmas. It comes as the big day approaches and people are shopping around to find the best bargains – but…

3 days ago | General
A clotheshanger stock image.

TV Christmas advert prompts Councillor to make fostering plea

A CHRISTMAS TV advert, which has hit the headlines for its promotion of Foster Carers, has seen a leading North East Lincolnshire councillor praise the work of our local care professionals. And it comes as North East Lincolnshire Council’s Foster Care team are inviting people, interested in supporting local young people, to Laceby’s Morrisons Café…

3 days ago | Children and families

Celebrating Small Business Saturday with free parking

This year’s Small Business Saturday is on Saturday 3 December. North East Lincolnshire Council and its delivery partner, Equans, are again supporting this campaign by offering free parking in many council car parks across the Grimsby and Cleethorpes area to encourage people to shop local and support small businesses. The following list are the car…

3 days ago | General
Small Business Saturday screenshot of poster

Give us your views in new PSPO consultation

North East Lincolnshire Council is consulting on the proposal of a new public space protection order (PSPO) covering parks, beaches, the sea front and other council land. The new PSPO will allow the Council to place restrictions in specific areas to manage behaviour that could be detrimental to the environment or other people. Many of…

4 days ago | Environment and community safety

A career in which you can make a difference every day

Are you looking for a meaningful career where you’ll be able to make a real difference to people’s lives? Roles in adult social care can be flexible, varied and rewarding, and could offer those who have the values and attributes needed to be a care worker the opportunity to start a new career. If social…

4 days ago | General

Free late-night parking this Christmas at Abbey Walk Car Park in Grimsby

Let’s make shopping with local businesses easier this year with free parking during late-night shopping at Freshney Place. Free parking will be available between 6pm and 8.30pm at Abbey Walk Car Park on the following days: Thursday 1 December Thursday 8 December Thursday 15 December Thursday 22 December Friday 23 December Abbey Walk Car Park,…

4 days ago | General
Car park sign