North East Lincolnshire Council

November 2016

Grimsby Customer Access Point closing at 3 pm on Tuesday 6th December

Due to essential staff training the Customer Access Point at the Municipal Offices, Town Hall Square, Grimsby will be closing at 3 pm on Tuesday 6th December. We will be open at the usual time of 8.30 am the following morning.

10 months ago
Extra cash for road repairs

Road users in North East Lincolnshire will benefit from an extra £160,000 of government money for road repairs in the area. North East Lincolnshire Council and its partner ENGIE have been awarded the money to fix potholes and improve roads.…

10 months ago
Illicit tobacco with a street value of £71,136 seized by trading standards officers

A huge haul of illicit tobacco and cigarettes has been uncovered by North East Lincolnshire Council’s trading standards team during an operation in Grimsby and Cleethorpes last week. Trading standards officers working with specially trained sniffer dogs found enough illicit…

10 months ago
Lambert Road before and after shots.
Could you breathe new life into an empty home? Supporting Empty Homes Week 2016

Find out how you can bring an empty property back to life with help from North East Lincolnshire Council and its partner ENGIE during Empty Homes Week. Empty Homes Week runs from Monday 28 November to Friday 2 December and…

10 months ago
New pay and display parking machine roll-out complete

North East Lincolnshire Council and its partner ENGIE have now completed work to install 32 new machines in 13 car parks across the borough. The new machines are equipped to allow debit and credit card payments, including contactless payment, as…

10 months ago
Public Notice of Temporary Road Closure – 24th November 2016

THE BOROUGH OF NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE THE NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE BOROUGH COUNCIL (SECTION OF SEA VEIW STREET AND CAMBRIDGE STREET, CLEETHORPES) (TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE – CHRISTMAS MARKET) ORDER 2016 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North East Lincolnshire Borough Council…

10 months ago
Public Notice of Temporary Prohibition of Traffic – 24th November 2016

THE BOROUGH OF NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE THE NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE BOROUGH COUNCIL (A SECTION OF RIBY ROAD, STALLINGBOROUGH) (TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF TRAFFIC) ORDER 2016 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North East Lincolnshire Borough Council intends to make, not less…

10 months ago
Public Notice of Temporary Road Closures – 24th November 2016

THE BOROUGH OF NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE THE NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE BOROUGH COUNCIL (BETHLEHEM STREET AND AREA, GRIMSBY) (TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE – CHRISTMAS PARADE) ORDER 2016   NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North East Lincolnshire Borough Council has made an…

10 months ago
Public Notice of Temporary Prohibition of Traffic – 24th November 2016

THE BOROUGH OF NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE THE NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE BOROUGH COUNCIL (A SECTION OF HIGH STREET, WALTHAM ) (TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF TRAFFIC) ORDER 2016 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North East Lincolnshire Borough Council intends to make, not…

10 months ago
Public Notice of Temporary Prohibition of Traffic – 24th November 2016

THE BOROUGH OF NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE THE NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE BOROUGH COUNCIL (A SECTION OF MANBY ROAD, IMMINGHAM) (TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF TRAFFIC) ORDER 2016   NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North East Lincolnshire Borough Council intends to make, not…

10 months ago
Member of Youth Parliament for NEL debates in House of Commons

Last week deputy member of Youth Parliament for North East Lincolnshire, Alfie Hallett, attended a national debate in the House of Commons to debate top issues that are affecting young people. Alfie, and 276 elected members of UK Youth parliament…

10 months ago
A brighter, sustainable future for council energy bills

AS part of a pilot project to reduce the council’s energy bills and carbon emissions, Photovoltaic (PV) solar panels have been fitted to the roof at Cleethorpes Leisure Centre. The project is being led by energy experts and council partner…

10 months ago
Streets now lit by low energy bulbs

A PROGRAMME of works to upgrade the borough’s street lamps with more cost effective LED lights has been completed. North East Lincolnshire Council and its partner ENGIE started to replace the area’s traditional street lights with new state-of-the-art LED lights…

10 months ago
Our energy priorities

From mid-November, council projects around energy generation and supply, renewable energy, street lighting, electric fleet vehicles, home energy projects, carbon reduction and climate change projects will all come under a new umbrella, “RenewNEL”. Reducing the amount of energy the council…

10 months ago
Book Signing at Grimsby Library

A book signing is being held at Grimsby Library on Saturday 26th November from 10am to 12pm. Local author, Richard Gurnham, will be signing copies of his new book, ‘Poor Women and the Great Social Evil: The Story of Poverty…

10 months ago
Plan for local healthcare transformation published

Published by the North East Lincolnshire Clinical Commissioning Group. The Humber Coast and Vale Sustainability and Transformation Plan (STP) was published on 21 November 2016. The plan is the first stage in a programme of work undertaken by a partnership…

10 months ago
Humberston Avenue highway improvements

WORKS will start next week to provide two new site entrances to the Westleigh Homes, Humberston Meadows development on Humberston Avenue. In addition, highway improvements to reduce traffic speeds and upgrade public transport facilities along Humberston Avenue will also take…

10 months ago
Pick up public transport advice in Grimsby on Monday

Bus and rail travellers in North East Lincolnshire have the opportunity to ask questions, make comments or simply pick up a new bus timetable in Grimsby on Monday, 21 November. A bus and rail surgery will be held onboard ‘Bus…

10 months ago
Smarter Neighbourhood Operations Project Review

The Cabinet will meet next week to discuss proposed changes to the street cleaning and grounds maintenance operations within North East Lincolnshire. If approved, the proposals will change and re-programme street cleansing in line with statutory requirements, build community capacity…

10 months ago
5 things to consider about banter and boundaries

1. How would you feel? You might think it’s banter but make sure you treat others how you would like to be treated. Source www.wbshop.com 2. Remember people can perceive things differently You might think something is funny and banter,…

10 months ago
Public Notice of Temporary Road Closures – 17th November 2017

THE BOROUGH OF NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE THE NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE BOROUGH COUNCIL (KILN LANE LEVEL CROSSING, KILN LANE, STALLINGBOROUGH – 02) (TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF TRAFFIC) ORDER 2016   NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North East Lincolnshire Borough Council intends…

10 months ago
Public Notice of Temporary Road Closures – 17th November 2016

THE BOROUGH OF NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE THE NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE BOROUGH COUNCIL (SECTION OF WELLOWGATE, GRIMSBY) (TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE – CHRISTMAS MARKET) ORDER 2016 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North East Lincolnshire Borough Council intends to make, not less…

10 months ago
Public toilet charges to be reviewed

Spending a penny in North East Lincolnshire could get cheaper, if new plans to cut the cost from 30 pence to 20 pence are approved by the Council’s cabinet team. Cabinet members will consider a report on Wednesday 23 November…

10 months ago
Free parking across most of North East Lincolnshire on Small Business Saturday

On Saturday 3 December, North East Lincolnshire Council is encouraging residents to support Small Business Saturday by offering free parking at most of its car parks across the area (*except Garden Street and Cleethorpes Leisure Centre). The annual grassroots UK-wide…

10 months ago
Council to support white ribbon campaign

North East Lincolnshire Council is supporting the White Ribbon Campaign- a national movement aiming to stop domestic abuse against women. Domestic abuse in the UK affects about 1.2 million women every year, costing the country’s economy £36.7 billion. In 2014/15…

10 months ago
Local History Collection Merchandise

LINCS Inspire libraries are launching a range of unique merchandise using images from the libraries Local History collection. The collection provides the perfect opportunity to give something different for Christmas. The images have been chosen to reflect the rich local…

10 months ago
Visit the Christmas lantern building workshop

Come along to the Grimsby Fishing Heritage Centre this weekend to build your own lantern for the Christmas event parade. Hourly lantern making workshops will run from 11am, 12 noon, 1:30pm and 2:30pm on Saturday 19 November. Sessions cost £2…

10 months ago
Recycling advice on hand

The council’s waste team will be out in November to promote recycling in North East Lincolnshire. Advisors will be on hand to offer hints and tips on all aspects of recycling, including helping you find out what should go in…

10 months ago
#GirlPower – 6 things you should do if you’re a girl

1. Support each other. Bathroom besties – there’s never been so much love than girls bonding over a common interest in a bathroom, so spread the love. Source http://giphy.com/summerbreak 2. Accept and Express Being exactly who you are and being proud…

10 months ago
Free parking for late-night Christmas shoppers

As part of the late-night shopping events in the run-up to Christmas, the multi-storey car park at Abbey Walk in Grimsby will open later and there’ll be free parking. Shoppers will be able to park free-of-charge between 6pm and 9pm…

10 months ago
New fund to speed up house building

North East Lincolnshire is set to benefit from a new £18 million fund to speed up house building on large brownfield sites. From today councils can bid for a share of the ‘capacity fund’ to tackle planning issues that can…

11 months ago
Changes to recycling collections

From 28 November, recycling box collection in North East Lincolnshire will change from weekly to fortnightly. The move to weekly dry recycling collection in 2013 has not achieved the expected increase in recycling, and moving the service back to fortnightly…

11 months ago
New brand for young people launched

This month will see the launch of an exciting new brand for young people across North East Lincolnshire. The ‘ican’ brand will aim to offer a place for young people to find out about the things that matter to them…

11 months ago
Grimsby Town Centre accessibility scheme completion

North East Lincolnshire Council and its partner ENGIE would like to thank residents and businesses for their patience while the improvement works have been carried out along Bethlehem Street and Osborne Street in Grimsby town centre. The works will be…

11 months ago
Have you registered for cold weather alerts?

Residents in North East Lincolnshire are being advised to sign up for cold weather alerts from the Met Office following last year’s strong winds and heavy rain. The cold weather health watch is aimed at giving local people advanced warning…

11 months ago
Public Notice of Temporary Road Closures – 10th November 2016

THE BOROUGH OF NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE THE NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE BOROUGH COUNCIL (THE AVENUE AND AREA, HEALING) (TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE – REMEMBRANCE DAY) ORDER 2016 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North East Lincolnshire Borough Council has made an Order,…

11 months ago
Public Notice of Temporary Road Closures – 10th November 2016

THE BOROUGH OF NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE THE NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE BOROUGH COUNCIL (PELHAM ROAD AND AREA, IMMINGHAM) (TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE – REMEMBRANCE DAY) ORDER 2016   NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North East Lincolnshire Borough Council has made, an…

11 months ago
Public Notice of Temporary Road Closures – 10th November 2016

THE BOROUGH OF NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE THE NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE BOROUGH COUNCIL (PEAKS AVENUE AND AREA, NEW WALTHAM) (TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE – REMEMBRANCE DAY) ORDER 2016 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North East Lincolnshire Borough Council has made an…

11 months ago
Public Notice of Temporary Road Closures – 10th November 2016

THE BOROUGH OF NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE THE NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE BOROUGH COUNCIL (BARGATE AND AREA, GRIMSBY) (TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE – REMEMBRANCE DAY) ORDER 2016   NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North East Lincolnshire Borough Council has made, an Order,…

11 months ago
Public Notice of Temporary Road Closures – 10th November 2016

THE BOROUGH OF NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE THE NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE BOROUGH COUNCIL (CHEAPSIDE AND AREA, WALTHAM) (TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE – REMEMBRANCE DAY) ORDER 2016 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North East Lincolnshire Borough Council has made an Order, the…

11 months ago
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Public Notice of Temporary Road Closures – 10th November 2016

THE BOROUGH OF NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE THE NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE BOROUGH COUNCIL (VARIOUS ROADS, LACEBY) (TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE – REMEMBRANCE DAY) ORDER 2016 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North East Lincolnshire Borough Council, has made an Order, the effect…

11 months ago
Public Notice of Temporary Road Closures – 10th November 2016

THE BOROUGH OF NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE THE NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE BOROUGH COUNCIL (BARGATE AND AREA, GRIMSBY) (TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE – REMEMBRANCE DAY) ORDER 2016 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North East Lincolnshire Borough Council has made, an Order, the…

11 months ago
Public Notice of Temporary Road Closures – 10th November 2016

THE BOROUGH OF NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE THE NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE BOROUGH COUNCIL (VARIOUS ROADS, LACEBY) (TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE – REMEMBRANCE DAY) ORDER 2016 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North East Lincolnshire Borough Council, has made an Order, the effect…

11 months ago
Public Notice of Temporary Road Closures – 10th November 2016

THE BOROUGH OF NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE THE NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE BOROUGH COUNCIL (BETHLEHEM STREET AND AREA, GRIMSBY) (TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE – CHRISTMAS PARADE) ORDER 2016 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North East Lincolnshire Borough Council intends to make, not…

11 months ago
Public Notice of Temporary Road Closures – 10th November 2016

THE BOROUGH OF NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE THE NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE BOROUGH COUNCIL (THE AVENUE AND AREA, HEALING) (TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE – REMEMBRANCE DAY) ORDER 2016 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North East Lincolnshire Borough Council has made an Order,…

11 months ago
Public Notice of Temporary Road Closures – 10th November 2016

THE BOROUGH OF NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE THE NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE BOROUGH COUNCIL (ST. PETER’S AVENUE AND AREA, CLEETHORPES) (TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE – REMEMBRANCE DAY) ORDER 2016   NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North East Lincolnshire Borough Council has made…

11 months ago
Public Notice of Temporary Road Closures – 10th November 2016

THE BOROUGH OF NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE THE NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE BOROUGH COUNCIL (THE AVENUE AND AREA, HEALING) (TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE – REMEMBRANCE DAY) ORDER 2016 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North East Lincolnshire Borough Council has made an Order,…

11 months ago
Public Notice of Temporary Road Closures – 10th November 2016

THE BOROUGH OF NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE THE NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE BOROUGH COUNCIL (PEAKS AVENUE AND AREA, NEW WALTHAM) (TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE – REMEMBRANCE DAY) ORDER 2016 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North East Lincolnshire Borough Council has made an…

11 months ago
Public Notice of Temporary Road Closures – 10th November 2016

THE BOROUGH OF NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE THE NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE BOROUGH COUNCIL (CHEAPSIDE AND AREA, WALTHAM) (TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE – REMEMBRANCE DAY) ORDER 2016 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North East Lincolnshire Borough Council has made an Order, the…

11 months ago
Public Notice of Temporary Road Closures – 10th November 2016

THE BOROUGH OF NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE THE NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE BOROUGH COUNCIL (ST. PETER’S AVENUE AND AREA, CLEETHORPES) (TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE – REMEMBRANCE DAY) ORDER 2016   NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North East Lincolnshire Borough Council has made…

11 months ago
Public Notice of Temporary Road Closures – 10th November 2016

THE BOROUGH OF NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE THE NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE BOROUGH COUNCIL (PELHAM ROAD AND AREA, IMMINGHAM) (TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE – REMEMBRANCE DAY) ORDER 2016 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North East Lincolnshire Borough Council has made, an Order,…

11 months ago
Public Notice of Temporary Prohibition of Traffic – 10th November 2016

THE BOROUGH OF NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE THE NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE BOROUGH COUNCIL (KILN LANE LEVEL CROSSING, KILN LANE, STALLINGBOROUGH) (TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF TRAFFIC) ORDER 2016 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North East Lincolnshire Borough Council has made an Order,…

11 months ago
NELC’s Lifestyle Services to offer mental health training to organisations who work with children

North East Lincolnshire Council’s Lifestyle Services team are offering training to organisations who work with children and young people across the borough. The team have been commissioned as part of the Future in Mind programme, a national ambition to transform…

11 months ago
Remembrance Day road closures across the borough

Motorists across North East Lincolnshire are being advised that on Sunday 13 November there will be a number of temporary road closures in place for Remembrance Sunday activities. Temporary road closures will come into operation on the morning of Sunday…

11 months ago
Annual consultation for North East Lincolnshire’s school admission arrangements for the academic year 2018-2019

Choosing a school for your child is one the most important decisions a parent or carer can make. North East Lincolnshire Council is consulting on the proposed school admission arrangements for the 2018-2019 school year for admission into: • Reception…

11 months ago
Expert judges swoop on Cleethorpes

Sea View Street in Cleethorpes will be on full alert on Friday morning (11 November) as a crack-team of expert judges find out what makes it so special and a contender to win as part of the Great British High…

11 months ago
Pause project aims to reduce the number of children taken into care

North East Lincolnshire will benefit from a £6.8 million government investment in a charity that aims to reduce the number of children taken into care. The Department for Education has awarded the charity Pause £6.8 million to expand the work…

11 months ago
Cartergate road closure for two nights next week

Cartergate in Grimsby will be closed for two nights next week as the finishing touches are applied to a new £6m office development. The street will be closed from 7.30pm to 6am on Wednesday and Thursday, 9 and 10 November,…

11 months ago
Cartergate road closure for two nights

Cartergate in Grimsby will be closed for two nights next week as the finishing touches are applied to a new £6m office development. The street will be closed from 7.30pm to 6am on Wednesday and Thursday, 9 and 10 November,…

11 months ago
War memorial gets temporary home ahead of Remembrance ceremonies

Great Coates village war memorial will be given a temporary home ahead of next week’s Remembrance day. The memorial, which was placed in storage last year, will be given a temporary plinth situated outside of Great Coates village nursery allowing…

11 months ago
Community Delivery model achieves national recognition

North East Lincolnshire Council’s work to deliver services with community organisations has been shortlisted for a national award. Two thriving community hubs, based at Centre4 and Immingham Civic Centre, have been shaped by the local community to deliver essential services…

11 months ago
Launch of free to use new business funding and finance service in North East Lincolnshire

Starting this month, a new signposting service for business funding and finance will be available to North East Lincolnshire businesses. Investment Hub NEL will provide free and impartial advice to businesses from all sectors, however large or small, and also…

11 months ago
#LovetoRead in Cleethorpes!

AS part of the BBC’s #LovetoRead season James Hoggarth the BBC Radio Humberside presenter will be broadcasting live from Cleethorpes from 10am to 12 noon and hold a short reading in Cleethorpes Library from 12 noon on Saturday 5th November.…

11 months ago
Small Business Saturday on tour

This Friday (4 November), the Small Business Saturday tour bus will call into Grimsby as part of its national tour to promote the national day. North East Lincolnshire has been selected as one of the 29 stop-off locations for a…

11 months ago
Pick up free public transport advice in Grimsby

Bus and rail travellers in North East Lincolnshire can pick up free public transport advice in Grimsby on Tuesday 8 November. People are welcome to ask questions, make comments or simply pick up the new Grimsby Bus Guide, which includes…

11 months ago
Pick up free public transport advice in Grimsby

Bus and rail travellers in North East Lincolnshire can pick up free public transport advice in Grimsby on Tuesday 8 November. People are welcome to ask questions, make comments or simply pick up the new Grimsby Bus Guide, which includes…

11 months ago
New bus service for Scartho Top

From this week people living in Scartho Top, Grimsby, have a new bus service to travel to and from the town centre. The number 25 bus, which serves Grimsby and Binbrook, has been diverted from its usual route into town…

11 months ago
Mariners Trust Support Sporting Memories Group

THE Mariners Trust have donated £500 to Lincs Inspire Library Service to support our work with the Sporting Memories group at Waltham Library.  Sporting Memories is a national initiative supporting wellbeing through reminiscence.  The group at Waltham have been meeting…

11 months ago
Public Notice of Temporary Prohibition of Traffic – 1st November 2016

THE BOROUGH OF NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE THE NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE BOROUGH COUNCIL (KILN LANE LEVEL CROSSING, KILN LANE, STALLINGBOROUGH) (TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF TRAFFIC) ORDER 2016 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the North East Lincolnshire Borough Council intends to make, not…

11 months ago