North East Lincolnshire Council

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Children and families
Starting Well family fun day – 31 May, 12-5pm

North East Lincolnshire Council in partnership with Lincs Inspire, North East Lincolnshire CCG and the Grimsby Telegraph will be holding the second Starting Well family fun day on Tuesday, 31 May between 12 and 5pm at Grant Thorold Park, Grimsby.…

7 hours ago
Culture, events and tourism
Immingham Library Relocation

IMMINGHAM Library will close at 1:00pm on Saturday 11 June and transfer to a new home in Immingham Civic Centre Hub,  which is scheduled to open at 10:00am on Monday 27 June. Steve Hipkins, Head of Cultural Services for Lincs…

8 hours ago
Council news
New cabinet for North East Lincolnshire

A new team at the top will take North East Lincolnshire Council forward for the next year. The new Council Cabinet has been agreed for 2015-16 at the council’s Annual General Meeting last night (Thursday May 26th). The make-up of…

12 hours ago
Council news
Greater Lincolnshire devolution deal next steps

North East Lincolnshire Council has agreed the next stages of the devolution process to transfer more power and resources from Whitehall back to local areas . At its Annual General Meeting tonight (Thursday, May 26) members approved a report which…

1 day ago
Culture, events and tourism
Light, sea, sky

AN exhibition of contemporary art by Mary Rogers is making waves at the Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre. Light, Sea, Sky is on display in the Muriel Barker Gallery and is free to enter, running until Sunday August 14. Speaking about her work, Mary said:…

1 day ago
Roads, parking and transport
30 May 2016 Public Transport

Stagecoach Grimsby Cleethorpes A Sunday service will run on all routes in North East Lincolnshire.   Phone n Ride No service on Monday 30 May 2016   Dial a Ride Limited Service on Monday 30 May 2016   Local Train…

1 day ago
Culture, events and tourism
Celebrate National Elmer Day

ELMER Day is a national celebration of popular children’s character Elmer the Patchwork Elephant. To celebrate the first ever National Elmer Day on Saturday 28 May, Lincs Inspire Arts Development and Libraries will be holding Elmer Story times and activities…

2 days ago
Roads, parking and transport
West St Mary’s Gate parking temporarily suspended

AS part of the ongoing town centre improvement works, the parking on West St Mary’s Gate, Grimsby, will be temporarily suspended from Tuesday (May 31) to enable highway works to take place. Parking will be suspended for approximately 8-10 weeks. When this…

2 days ago
Culture, events and tourism
Armed Forces Day national event: Find your spot…

With Armed Forces Day fast approaching, it’s time to start thinking about planning what you want to see and where it might be. Between the Friday and Sunday, traders, food and entertainment will once again be in and around the…

2 days ago
Business and investment
You should be so lucky to meet Pete Waterman

ONE of the most successful British producers in pop history will be the after dinner speaker at an event to round-off this year’s Humber Business Week. Pete Waterman, perhaps best known as one-third of the phenomenally successful Stock Aitken Waterman team, will attend…

2 days ago
Council news
A18 to close for resurfacing and maintenance works

Parts of the A18 Barton Street will be closed for surface dressing and other works from Tuesday 31 May 2016 to Wednesday 15 June 2016. The works will be taking place between the junction of the A46 Laceby Road and…

3 days ago
Council news
Pet shop ban for trader found selling animals without a licence

A man has been banned from keeping a pet shop after pleading guilty to selling animals without the proper licence in place. Damien Winkle, 37, of Sanner Street in Hull, pleaded guilty to the offence under the Pets Animals Act…

4 days ago
Council news
Cleethorpes Armed Forces Gate paving works

Improvement work to the existing paving in front of the Cleethorpes Armed Forces Gate start today, Monday 23 May 2016, in preparation for the Armed Forces Day National Event in June. Three way traffic signals will be set up at…

4 days ago
Culture, events and tourism
Steampunk Crafts at Immingham Library

AS part of Local and Community History Month there will be Steampunk themed crafts and activities at Immingham Library from 10am to 1pm on Saturday 21st May. The session, which is free to attend, will allow those aged 8 to…

1 week ago
Bins, waste and recycling
Waste Collection Updates introduced to Council social media

North East Lincolnshire Council has introduced waste and recycling collection updates to Twitter and Facebook, keeping residents up-to-date on when their bins will be emptied. Using the hashtag ‘#WasteNEL’ on Twitter and Facebook, updates will be posted when the waste…

1 week ago
Culture, events and tourism
Armed Forces Day national event set for royal welcome

With just over five weeks to go, it’s been announced that HRH The Duke of Kent will be attending the Armed Forces Day National Event in North East Lincolnshire this year. His Royal Highness will represent Her Majesty The Queen…

1 week ago
Benefits
Changes to where bus passes are issued

Grimsby charity Centre4 and its partner Foresight have been awarded the contract to issue new and replacement bus passes on behalf of North East Lincolnshire Council. This includes concessionary bus passes for elderly people, adults  and children with a disability…

1 week ago
Roads, parking and transport
New Real Time Information screens fitted at further bus stations

North East Lincolnshire Council, working in Partnership with ENGIE, has installed a further six new Real Time Information (RTI) signs at various locations across the borough. The six new locations to benefit from RTI are: Civic Centre, Immingham Scartho Road,…

1 week ago
Environment and community safety
New laws to tackle legal highs to be implemented Forcewide

New laws to tackle legal highs to be implemented Forcewide: Psychoactive Substances Act comes in to effect on Thursday 26 May New legislation on legal highs (New Psychoactive Substances) is set to be launched on 26 May 2016. The Psychoactive…

1 week ago
Children and families
Foster Care Fortnight: Time to Foster, Time to Care

To mark foster care fortnight, May 16-29, North East Lincolnshire Council is asking all residents who have ever considered fostering that the time to care is now and now is the time to foster. Every twenty minutes across the UK…

1 week ago
Sports and leisure
Town to celebrate pride in mariners with open top bus parade and civic reception

An open top bus parade tomorrow (Tuesday May 17th) will be the highlight of celebrations marking Grimsby Town’s promotion to the Football League. The parade will be followed by a civic reception for the players at the Grimsby Town Hall.…

2 weeks ago
Public Notice
Public Notice of Temporary Prohibition of Traffic Order 2016

A18 ‘Barton Street’, Grimsby NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North East Lincolnshire Borough Council intends to make, not less than seven days from the date of this Notice, an Order, the effect of which will be to prohibit any…

2 weeks ago
Culture, events and tourism
BioBlitz bugs, bats, badgers, bracken and birds

BECOME a wildlife explorer for a day and discover what’s living right on your doorstep. North East Lincolnshire Council has teamed up with the Lincolnshire Naturalists’ Union and the Greater Lincolnshire Nature Partnership to hold Cleethorpes’ first ever BioBlitz event.…

2 weeks ago
Roads, parking and transport
Further checks at Grimsby’s Corporation Road Bridge

Grimsby’s Corporation Road Bridge will be intermittently closed to traffic between 9.30am and 3.30pm on Monday 16 May. Further inspections and essential maintenance works need to be carried out after a fault was found on Tuesday (10 May) with the…

2 weeks ago